While Shafqat Amanat Ali was unknown to most Indians, He was already making waves in Pakistan with his band Fuzon , and the mixing of ragaas with Jazz
They were one step ahead of Junoon , as Shafqat was classically trained singer.
sevreal of compositions were Shafqats own
While Mitwa brought him fame in India, he was a household name in Pakistan in early 2000's
so he was not in obscurity . he is still very well liked in pakistan