ARY Musik

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ARY Musik
ARY Musik logo.png
CountryPakistan
NetworkARY Digital Network
SloganYou only live once!
HeadquartersKarachi, Sindh, Pakistan
Programming
Language(s)Urdu, English
Picture formatMPEG-4/SD
Ownership
Sister channelsARY Digital
ARY News
ARY Zindagi
ARY Qtv
History
Launched2003; 18 years ago (2003)
Former namesThe Musik
Links
Websitewww.arymusik.tv

ARY Musik (Urdu: اے آر وائے میوزک‎, formerly The Musik) is a Pakistani pay television music channel, first launched in 2003 in Dubai by Salman Iqbal. It is part of the ARY Digital Network. It features music genres including pop, rock, bhangra, classical, and folk. It also airs interactive shows, celebrity interviews, comic fillers, theme shows, animations and live concerts.

The channel's longest-running international music based show was Music Hour with Wiqar Ali Khan, hosted in English and Pashto. ARY Musik is one of the first satellite channels to have live link-ups between its studios based in London, UK, USA, Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan and Dubai.[1][2]

Programs[edit]

Programs aired by ARY Musik include:[3]

  • Bingo with Anoushey
  • Cellaholic Live
  • Girls Republic
  • Ghuru-Ho-Ja-Shuru
  • Made in Pakistan with Madiha
  • Musik Top Ten
  • Living on the Edge
  • Spot On Live
  • Singing With Ovais Singstar
  • Sajid Billa[4]
  • Salam-e-Ishaq
  • Video on Trial
  • Just Drive

The Musik Records[edit]

The Musik Records was a Pakistani record label that originated at the same time during the launch of ARY Musik and was active till the early 2010s. It retained ARY Musik's former name, The Musik. It was one of the two major record labels in Pakistan that was active till the 2010s with the other being Fire Records. Some of the albums the label released include Atif Aslam's Doorie, Haroon's Haroon Ka Nasha, Karavan's Saara Jahan, Aaroh's Raag Neela and Mekaal Hasan Band's Saptak. The label had the distribution rights for these albums in Pakistan only.

Prior to ARY Musik's launch, the record label was referred to as ARY Records. Albums released under ARY Records include Faakhir's Aatish and Junoon's Daur-e-Junoon.

In 2016, the label under the network name ARY Musik released Abrar-Ul-Haq's album Billo Part 2.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "About ARY Music". Awaz Fun. Archived from the original on 17 March 2014. Retrieved 17 March 2014.
  2. ^ "Profile of ARY Musik". tv.com.pk. Archived from the original on 17 March 2014. Retrieved 17 March 2014.
  3. ^ "ARY Music programs schedule". Official website. Archived from the original on 16 December 2013. Retrieved 17 March 2014.
  4. ^ "Sajid Billa Hosts Sajid Billa DVD On ARY Musik". AwamiWeb. Retrieved 17 March 2014.

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