Umair Jaswal - Biography

Umair Jaswal is a Pakistani film, television actor, singer-songwriter and music producer from Islamabad. He was also lead vocalist of the rock band Qayaas. Umair is the brother of singers Yasir Jaswal and Uzair Jaswal

Umair Jaswal is a Pakistani singer, actor, and model. Read Umair Jaswal's biography on Musicians of Pakistan.

Life & Career 

Jaswal started his career in 2008 by joining the rock band Qayaas. Umair gained popularity in 2009 with the song ‘Tanha’ and ‘Umeed’. He joined Coke Studio season 5 with his band in 2012 and performed the song Charkha Nolakha with Atif Aslam. Qayaas released their debut album Uss Paar in 2011 with Umair as a lead vocalist. The songs ‘Halaak’ and ‘Inquilaab’ from the album were featured in the film Waar. In Coke Studio season 6, Umair decided to go solo. He performed the song ‘Khayal’ on the first episode of Coke Studio season 6 which was also featured in film Waar. 

In 2013 Umair was nominated as Pakistan's youth ambassador by the International Human Rights Commission. In Coke Studio season 8 Umair performed the song "Sammi Meri Waar" with QB which received more than two million views in two weeks. In an interview to The Express Tribune he told that he also received hate mails after release of the song. Umair said: "Man! I’ve received audio messages from places like Iraq. The main idea behind doing this song was to penetrate a bigger market and fortunately that is exactly what happened". Umair made his Lollywood debut in the war epic film Yalghaar as Captain Umair. 

He also made his television debut by appearing in the serial Mor Mahal (2016), playing the lead role of a nawab alongside Meesha Shafi. In an interview Jaswal said, "I'm honored to be a part of the biggest Pakistani television production to date. I’m sharing the screen with some of the best actors in the industry. Sarmad is a phenomenal storyteller and Sarmad Sehbai a wordsmith second to none. I can’t wait to share the project with the viewers." 

In 2020, Umair got married to popular TV Actress Sana Javed


Coke Studio

Being one of the promising artist of Coke Studio, Umair has performed below songs with the grate platform.

  • Charkla Nolaka – Coke Studio Season 5
  • Khayaal – Coke Studio Season 6
  • Sammi Meri Waar – Coke Studio Season 8
  • Khaki Banda – Coke Studio Season 9
  • Sasu Mangay – Coke Studio Season 9
  • Dam Mast Qalandar – Coke Studio Season 10
  • Chal Raha Hoon – Coke Studio Season 12 

Solo Album

Na Rahoon – New single released from most waited solo album of Umair Jaswal, featuring Faraz Anwar on lead guitar. The music video was directed by his brother and a very famous director Yasir Jaswal. Full album is schedule to release in this 2018.