Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

Singer, Music Director, Lyricist, Artist, Actor
Born: Oct 13, 1948
Death: Aug 16, 1997
 

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan is a Pakistani musician and qawwal. Easily the most eminent and important qawwal of all-time, he is known as "Shahenshah-E-Qawwali" or "King of Qawwali".

He was born on October 13, 1948 in Lyallpur (present Faisalabad), Pakistan in a family of qawwals. His father, Fateh Ali Khan, was himself a qawwal but wanted Nusrat to take up a more "respectable" profession. Seeing young Nusrat's talent and interest, he relented and started teaching him music. Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan started learning the tabla and progressed to Hindustani vocal training. His training was interrupted by his father's demise in 1964, after which his uncles, Mubarak Ali Khan and Salamat Ali Khan, took him under their wings and completed his training. The 16 year-old Nusrat did his first public performance soon after his father's death.

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Sanoon Ek Pal Sanoon Ek Pal
 
Album: 99.9 FM
Singer: Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
Lyricist: Traditional
Genre: Sufi/Qawwali
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Jism Damakta (Remix 2) Jism Damakta (Remix 2)
Album: Karma Aur Holi
Singer: Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
Music Director: Raju Singh, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
Lyricist: Javed Akhtar
Genre: Sugam, Sufi/Qawwali
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Jism Damakta (Remix 1) Jism Damakta (Remix 1)
Album: Karma Aur Holi
Singer: Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
Music Director: Raju Singh, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
Lyricist: Javed Akhtar
Genre: Sufi/Qawwali, Sugam
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Huq Ali Huq Ali
Album: Nakhuda
Singer: Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Mujahad Ali
Music Director: Khayyam
Lyricist: Nida Fazli
Genre: Sufi/Qawwali
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Mere Rashke Qamar Mere Rashke Qamar
Album: Baadshaho
Singer: Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan
Music Director: Tanishk Bagchi, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
Lyricist: Manoj Muntashir, Fana Buland Shehri, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
Genre: Filmi, Sufi/Qawwali
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