Personal information – Kanwar Grewal
Kanwar Grewal is one of Punjab’s most mysterious singers whose spiritual music is steeped in Sufi devotion and spirituality. Respected equally for his powerful voice and for his renditions of kalam by Baba Bulleh Shah – Grewal has been a part of Punjabi Sufi music for last few years. Songs are the important part of the life. Every person hears the songs based upon his area of interest, but there are a very less number of singers which sings for the Punjabi Virsa. Today we are going to explore about the most popular Sufi Singer of the Punjab.
Kanwarpal Singh Grewal also known as Kanwar Grewal is a famous Sufi singer of the Punjab. He was born in the Village Mehma Sawai of the District Bathinda in the Punjab. His Father’s Name is Beant Singh Grewal and Mother Name is Manjeet Kaur Grewal. When He Was Just a child he used to sing the song in the Bathroom. One day his father caught him Singing in the Bathroom. They encouraged him to learn singing firstly from the Ustad Sardar Gurjant Singh Kaliyan. He told his father that he wants an “Atlas” Cycle and a harmonium only then after he will go to Learn The Singing.
He completed his basic school education from the village school. It was the school’s stage where he got more chance of first performance and this was a morale booster. He performed on various state-level Competition and won many prizes. After Completing His 12th he got Admission in the B.A. in Shaheed Bhagat Singh College.Where his Music Teacher Helped Him a lot to polish his skills. He also learned a music from the Late Ustad Vijay Kumar Sachdeva. He learned music only for 4 months,<> after which Ustad left the world. He tells that he will remember the teachings, which Ustad Taught him.
Kanwar Grewal – Songs – Lyrics in English