Wiki – Lucky Ali is an Indian singer, composer, song writer and actor. He is a son of famous comedian Mehmood who was originally named as Maqsood Mehmood Ali. He is known to compose a sing soulful stuff that comes with simple ballad style singing in a melodious voice. Meena Kumari is his aunt, while Minoo Mumtaz is also his paternal aunt. He went to Bombay Scottish School in Bombay, while did his college from Mussoorie. He calls him as a strict Muslim, while calls the holy book Quran as his best music piece. However, calls religion as the personal stuff and nothing to make public staying at the rooftop and yelling about it. His first wife was from New Zealand known as Meaghan Jane McCleary who is the same lady appeared in his first album called Sunoh in the popular song O Sanam. His second wife is a Parsi girl called Inaya, while he married the third time to a British model called Kate Hallam. He has total five children with 2 each from her first and second wife and one from his thirst and current wife.
Biography : Lucky Ali relations with his father have been very much tempestuous as Mehmood remained extremely busy with his acting career. And most of the time Lucky was seen in boarding schools at the foothills of Himalaya in Missuoori. His younver brother Manzoor produced a movie Dushman Duniya Kaon drug abuse, while he kept away from acting in this movie though has done some songs for the movie. He differs with his father’s lifestyle and thus has remained acting in the films. Also, he is seen trying a number of professions for being the wanderlust kind of person. These include horse breading, oil rigger in South India, also sold carpets and involved in farming employing organic methods. However, he is best known for his singing and music composing skills.
He has produced a number of music albums wherein was seen in the videos singing his a number of songs. His first album was Sunoh, which helped him to establish himself as a pop singer. It gave him a couple awards and made him popular for the song O Sanam. His other albums included Sifar, Aks and Kabhi AIsa Lagta Hai, which all were successful to a great extent. After a gap of 5 years he embarked with another album called Xsuie in 2009 on his birthday. His song Anjaani Raahon Mein from the album Meri Jaan Hindustan made to commemorate India’s 50 years of Independence in 1997 was a big hit.
As far as his playback singing career is concerned he started with the song “Walking and I am Walking All Alone” from the movie called Ek Baap Chhe Bete in the year 1978. However, his first big hit was the songs from Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai especially the ones including Na Tum Jaano Na Hum and Ek Pal Ka Jeena, which gave him Filmfare award. Later he was seen singing the song Ahista Ahista for Bachna Ae Haseeno for Ranbir Kapoor and his latest song is Hairat in Anjaana Anjaani. Also, he acted in few movies including Kaante, Yeh Hai Zingagi, Hamare Tumhare and in his own movie Sur- The Melody of Life, which gave him applauds for his acting skills as well.