Nusrat Fateh ali Khan

Nusrat Fateh ali Khan

Name Nusrat Fateh ali Khan
Profession World Music Singer
Date of Birth 1948-10-13
Place of Birth Faisalabad,
Pakistan
Age 48 yrs
Death Date 1997-08-16
Birth Sign Libra

About Nusrat Fateh ali Khan

Pakistani singer who was considered one of the most prominent figures in the history of modern Qawwali music. He was best known to Western audiences for his work on the soundtracks for films like Dead Man Walking and The Last Temptation of Christ.

Early Life Experience of Nusrat Fateh ali Khan

He began performing publicly at age sixteen and was signed by Oriental Star Agencies in the early 80’s.

Trivia Info

He was included on CNN’s list of the twenty most important musicians of the past fifty years in 2010.

Family Life and Relationship

He married a woman named Naheed in 1979; they had a daughter named Nina.

Close Associates

He collaborated with Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder on the soundtrack to the film Dead Man Walking.

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