Sherry Khattak is a Pakistani singer, music producer, and guitarist in the Karakoram band. In the band, Sherry is the lead vocalist, Umer Lahooti is the lead guitarist, Omair Farooq is the bass guitarist, and Bilawal Lahooti is a drummer.
Shehreyar Khattak The News aka Shehreyar Khan Khattak (mentioned in his certificate of course down below) was born on Wednesday, 16 September 1992 (age 29 years; as of 2021) in Karachi, Pakistan. His zodiac sign is Virgo.
He did his schooling at Beaconhouse School System, Karachi, Pakistan. He pursued his intermediate and pre-engineering at Bahria College Karsaz, Karachi, Pakistan. LinkedIn- Sherry Khattak In 2015, he did an online certificate course in music production which is authorised by the Berklee College of Music, Boston, US.
Height (approx.): 5′ 7″
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Dark Brown
There is not much information available about his parents and siblings.
He started his career as a singer and guitarist and formed a music band named Overdose. He participated in various events and programs along with his band.
He came into the limelight with his performance as a guitarist and vocalist in the Pakistani music television series ‘Nescafé Basement Season 3’ (2016), which features live studio-recorded music performances by the artists.
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Impressed by his performance, the music producer of the show Xulfi asked him to join the production team for the 4th season of the show. In an interview, while talking about his work, he said,
I love being in the studio, when I’m back in Karachi, I’m busy in my studio and when I’m here in Lahore I work as an assistant producer for Nescafe Basement, in short my whole year is spent in studio working and doing what I love.”
He then worked as a guitarist and created original tracks for the Pakistani TV series ‘Pepsi Battle of the Bands.’ Gradually, he formed his own music band ‘Overdose’ which was later renamed as ‘Karakoram.’ In 2018, his band released their first single ‘Toofan,’ and after almost two years their second song ‘Raasta’ was released.
Some of the music albums released by the band are ‘Peninsular’ (2009), ‘Storm Chaser’ (2010), ‘Ov Shangri-La’ (2015), and ‘Ailaan-e-Jang’ (2021).
In 2012, he started the Pakistani music studio ‘Neon Studios’ in Karachi. Sherry, along with his band, performed in the 14th season of the Pakistani television programme ‘Coke Studio.’
- Guitarist(s): John Mayer, Mark Tremonti, and Derek Trucks
- Film(s): Intersteller (2014), Rudderless (2014), and Coco (2017)
- Colour: Black
- Food: Burger, Biryani, Nihari, Pizza, and Haleem
- Netflix Series: The Big Bang Theory (2007), Conspiracy (2015), and Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2017)
- In an interview, while talking about working with many renowned singers of Pakistan, he said,
I remember buying my first cassette and it was Irtiqa so for me EP played a vital role in shaping me. In fact, sitting in the same room as Xulfi and Fawad and working something out – it felt like maybe this is how EP used to compose songs in their heyday. And these two guys were leading the band so obviously it’s been great. Fawad’s energy while rehearsing, he’s a completely different person; he has that notion that he should be doing something like playing an instrument so it is an, unlike Fawad Khan experience. But, it was great and it’s always an honour to work with a star like Fawad Khan.”
- In his leisure time, he loves to play badminton and table tennis.
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- He is an avid animal lover and owns a few pet dogs and cats.
- In his interviews, he shared that he did not smoke.