LONDON: Renowned Pakistani Singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan has received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the prestigious Oxford University.
Rahat, who is currently on a musical tour in the United Kingdom, received the award.
In a Twitter message, Rahat said that he is honored to receive award from Oxford University. Rahat said that he was missing his mentor Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan.
Khan was given a tour of the museum and an old music room was also opened for him to view.
He performed with singers from the institute and also with the fusion project. The singer complimented the music group’s talent.
— Rahat Fateh Ali Khan (@RFAKWorld) July 12, 2016
Rahat Fateh Ali Khan is the first Pakistani to have received this award.