In 1981‚ Nazia Hassan became the first playback singer to release an album after the release of her first album‚ Disco Deewane. Nazia's second album Star/Boom Boom was released in 1982. The soundtrack of the album was used in the movie Star.
In the following year‚ Nazia and Zoheb hosted the groundbreaking show Music '89. Nazia hosted another show‚ Dhanak on PTV in the same year‚ 1989. In 1991‚ Nazia and her brother Zoheb recorded her fifth album‚ Camera Camera. The album was released in 1992.
Nazia was married on March 30‚ 1995 to Mirza Ishtiaq Baig. They had a son born on April 7‚ 1997 named Arez. Nazia's marriage with Mirza Ishtiaq Baig was a complete failure and she got divorced on August 4‚ 2000.
Nazia died of lung cancer in London on August 13‚ 2000 at the age of 35. The Government of Pakistan has conferred upon Nazia Hassan the highest civilian award ‘Pride of Performance'.