October 1, 2010
Hama Jaza, the famous Kurdish singer passes away

One of Kurdistan’s most popular singers, Hama Jaza, passed away today  according to news sources in Kurdistan.

Hama Jaza died in his hometown of Sulayamania after  a long battle with cancer. 

Hama Jaza was a well known singer who’s popularity grew in the late 70’s and early 80’s with each song he released. He is particularly well-known for his traditional songs called “Lawanawa”.

We, at Kurdish Aspect, send our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the well respected and much loved singer, Mr. Jaza.  He will be greatly missed by all of us in and out of Kurdistan.

Below is a video of one of his early songs "Ay Pari":


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