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Remembering Nusrat Fateh on his birthday with 10 iconic qawwalis

The maestro has 125 albums to his name

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October 13, 2019


Upcoming Nusrat Fateh Ali album a treasure for qawwali lovers

Set recorded at England’s WOMAD festival in 1985

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July 19, 2019


Tribute: 16 NFAK songs for films

By: Omair Alavi Twenty years back, Pakistan’s biggest icon in modern music Nusrat Fateh Ali passed away at the age of 49, leaving behind a legacy of qawwalis that are still unbeatable today. However, he composed songs and reused his own qawwalis for films in both India and Pakistan, some of which went onto become…

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August 16, 2017


Rabi Pirzada’s ‘Rashk-e-qamar’ will make your ears bleed

  Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan’s magical voice has been inspiring to many. Several singers take up his songs, to recreate their version of it. This version of Nusrat Sahab’s famous Rashq e Qamar by Rabi Pirzada has made this beautiful qawwali sound horrendous. Rabi has turned tables for this song being a legendary one in…

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March 10, 2017


Zayn Malik reveals Urdu track inspired by Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

When Zayn Malik released his Urdu track ‘Intermission: Flower’ in his debut solo album ‘Mind Of Mine’ little did we know the folk influenced song was inspired by the legendary Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan and his music. Sources report that the former One Direction band member has revealed the stories behind the track in his…

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October 22, 2016


Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan’s 68th birth anniversary today

KARACHI: The 68th birth anniversary of the pride of Pakistan and the magical voice of the sub-continent, Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, is being observed on Thursday (October 13). He is popularly known as “Shahenshah-e-Qawwali”, meaning “The King of Kings of Qawwali”. The legendary Qawwal, born in Faisalabad on October 13, 1948 to a classical family…

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October 13, 2016


Coke Studio’s take on NFAK’s iconic Afreen Afreen

KARACHI: Rahat Fateh Ali Khan and Momina Mustehsan’s rendition of Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan’s iconic Afreen Afreen for Coke Studio 9 is out and creating huge waves. This version of the classic by Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan is produced by Strings and directed by Fakhir Mehmood. & its here!Cant believe its already trending at the…

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August 20, 2016


Top 5 Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan compositions of all times

  The iconic maestro, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan gave not only the sub-continent but the world some of the best compositions in qawwalis and songs that defy constraints of time and space.  Setting the bar at the highest for those aspiring for greatness in this industry, his Sufi mystic compositions as well as romantic songs…

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August 17, 2016


Legendary qawwal Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan remembered on 19th death anniversary

Today marks the 19th death anniversary of legendary qawwal Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, who died this day in 1995. The maestro received worldwide fame and has a growing fan following to this day. Watch this report about the man who sang from his soul…

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August 16, 2016


Legend in making: The Chai Wallah who serenades just like Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

Salamat Ali Sagar, a Chai Wallah from Karachi, has been working in the metropolis for over 10 years, waiting to be discovered. Sagar not only entertains his customers with tea and biscuits, he also sings for them. To hear his melodious voice, watch this report…

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July 30, 2016


Thank You Google – What Nonsense

Selfless Humanitarian, Adbul Sattar Eidhi’s life and death both held a mirror up to our face. His life showed how incompetent our state has been in fulfilling its responsibilities and his demise revealed how easily we get carried away by emotions. Here I would like to discuss the latter. Eidhi Sahib devoted his whole life…

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July 14, 2016


Google Doodle marks Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan’s birthday

KARACHI: Internet search giant Google paid tributes to Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, one of the greatest musicians and qawwals of Pakistan, with its Doodle on his 67th birth anniversary, Samaa reported Tuesday. The Google doodle shows Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan singing, with his left arm raised to make the letter “l” in the word Google….

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October 13, 2015


Qawwali- The Musical Culture Still Alive

  Written By: Arsheen Idrees Pop music, rap, clubhouse mixes, party songs, trance and there is  much more that today’s music offer, but one thing that can’t be replaced is the mysticism of Qawwalis. Harmonium mashed with  least music is that type which takes listeners into  religious ecstasy linking the spirits to the creator. Qawwalis promise…

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September 17, 2015


Legendary Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan being remembered today

  Universal voice of Pakistan and a great legend in music Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan is being remembered on his 18th death anniversary today.

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August 16, 2015