Ali Gul Pir is a Pakistani singer who rose to fame through his first single ‘Waderai ka Beta’ that mocked the current political situation in Pakistan. This song got a half a million hits on YouTube within a week which was an achievement for Ali Gul Pir. Ali is also a stand up comedian. He started his career as an actor in stand up comedy roles. Ali can be followed on his twitter account, twitter.com/Aligulpir and his Facebook account, facebook.com/Aligulpir.
Ali’s video ‘Waderai Ka Beta’ is a satirical comedy that is based on the feudal culture in Pakistan. The video and the lyrics centre on a gut who is proud of his family power, status and money. The song hits on the lavish life style of the feudal land lords and the extravagance which the feudal lords exhibit now and then. Ali stated that the song criticizes the influential people of Pakistan who misuse authority for their own benefits.
Ali was nominated as the best newcomer in music category of 1st Hum Awards on March 12, 2013, but due to hidden reasons the category was skipped by the Hum TV’s official.