Momina Mustehsan is a Pakistani singer,songwriter. She rose as a co singer and writer in Farhan Saeeds ingle “Pee Jaun”,and recorded her first studio song “Sajna” for Junoon album Junoon . Momna claim to fame to wrok with a Coke studio debut as a featured artist in season 9, where she performed a rendition of Nusrat Fateh Ali khan “Afreen Afreen”, with Rahat Fateh Ali Khan and received big appraisal. After that she become one of the most sought-out media personalities and the song became one of the most viewed songs of Coke Studio. She was listed Forbus 30 Under 30 Asia list
Momna was born on 5 September 1992 in Quetta, and was raised in Rawalpindi, and at different countries. Her mother, Huma Mustehsan, is a doctor, and father, Kazim Mustehsan, is a retired brigadier of Pakistan Army, Due to the nature of her father’s job, Mustehsen grew up in Germany New York and Pakistna. She has two brothers; Hashim Mustehsan, a doctor, and Haider Mustehsan.
Mustehsan completed her Alevel from Lahore Grammar School and later moved to the States for higher studies and graduated with a double Majors degree in Biomedical and Applied Methematics from the Stony Brook University New York, At the time of her graduation, her name was in the Deans list.
Mustehsan at first learnt to play violin and sang first time in a choir of her grade school, without any formal music training. Her first encounter with the music came in 2004, when she recorded her first cover of Irish singer Damine Rice song ” The Blowerls Daughter”. Despite having no background of musical training she was praised at that time. Mustehsan recorded a song “Sajna” for their album Junoon 20 in Volume I. In 2012, she wrote the lyrics for the song “Pee Jaun”, and sung with Farhan Saeed. In 2014, she recorded a song “Awari” for Pakistani band Soch who approached her, without telling her that they are going to use the song in Indian film Ek villion
“Zindagi Kitni Haseen Hay”
Mustehsan recorded her first song “Zindagi Kitni Haseen Hay” for film Zindagi Kitni Haseen Hay, and marked her Coke Studio debut .Her first song “Afreen Afreen” broke all previous Coke Studio records by accumulating over 2.5 million views in one day. The other songs she performed “Main Raasta”, partially written by her, In 2017, she released the anthem for the Pakistan Super League franchise Islamabad Uniter. Leading media outlets
Momina Mustehsan has sung ‘Ye Mamla Koi Aur Hai’ for Geo TV’s Ramazan transmission and the video is directed by Karachi Se Lahore director Wajahat Rauf,
Mustehsan became the goodwill ambassador of a cricket team, Islamabad United for Pakistan Super league, She is also the brand ambassador for the soft drink Sprite and the hair color L Oreal, Her aim to donated all of her earnings of 2016 to make water-wells in Sindh, Mustehsan is planning a distant education program for children in rural Pakistan along with a polio campaign
In September 2016, Mustehsan confirmed and announced her engagement on Twitter to Ali Naqvi, a US based banker in California.However, their relation ended in early 2017.