Born on 13 July 1982, in Jalandhar, Punjab, Shri Saleem
Shahzaada is popularly known as Master Saleem in the field
of Sufi and Folk Music of Punjab.
Shri Saleem Shahzaada has performed extensively in India and abroad. He has also been the playback singer for more than sixty films produced by the Indian film industry. He has also been a judge for several seasons of the 'Voice of Punjab' show on the TV channel PTC Punjabi.
Shri Saleem Shahzaada has received many prestigious awards including the Best Sufi Album Award 2006; Best Punjabi Singer in Hindi Films Award 2006; Best Vocalist Award 2008; Best Playback Singer Award 2012; Best Singer 92.7 Big FM Big Punjabi Music Award 2010, and Sur Sadhana Award 2011, New Delhi, to name a few.
Shri Saleem Shahzaada is awarded the Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraskar of Sangeet Natak Akademi for 2013-2014 for his notable talent in the field of Folk Music of Punjab.