Yesterday it was the birthday of legend of the #musicindustry or we can say #qawali hero, Ustaad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan #nfak
He received many honorary awards during his lifetime, the first award he received was of "Pride of Performance" for his contribution in Pakistan's Music Industry.
#Khan , belonged to city of #Pakistan , #Faisalabad where his ancestors passed on the music to him after his father's death in 1964. The love for #qawali was passing on in his family for 300 years and he became the official leader of qawali party in 1971, when his uncle died. Even after his death in 1997, he was included in #CNN 's list of top most #iconic#musicians from past 50 years in #2010 .
His famous qawalis include:
- Allah ho Allah ho
- Sochta hon
- Yeh jo halka halka saroor hai
- Tumhain dil lagi bhool jani part gi
- Mery rashq e qamar