Born on 10 December 1977, in Doda district, Jammu &
Kashmir, Shri Raashid Jahangir has a Bachelor's Degree in
Music from the University of Kashmir.
Shri Raashid Jahangir has performed extensively at various venues and forums including Zee Kashmir, DD Srinagar, Radio Kashmir, Srinagar, University of Jammu, Gujarat, Rajasthan and Delhi.
Shri Raashid Jahangir has released several albums of Kashmiri music, namely Firaq, Tanha, Intizar, Hasrat, Gasak Na Madina, and Amaar. He intends to release four new albums in the near future. He has also performed Kashmiri Ghazals composed by noted poets of Jammu & Kashmir.
Shri Raashid Jahangir 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 Jammu & Kashmir.