Rahat Fateh Ali Khan


Artist Birtday : 09/12/1974 (Age 48)
Born In : Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan
Occupation(s) : Singer, Musician
Genres : Qawwali, Ghazal, Sufi, Filmi, Classical

Rahat Fateh Ali Khan is a Pakistani musician. He was born on 9 December 1970 in Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan. He is the son of Farrukh Fateh Ali Khan (Musician). He has an uncle whose name is Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan. He was married to Nida Khan and has a son Shazmaan Khan.

His favorite actors are Amitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan, Hritik Roshan, and Farhan Akthar, his favorite actresses are Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone, and his favorite singers are Bade Ghulam Ali Khan, Amir Hussain Khan, Alla Rakha, Shaukat Ali Khan, Parveen Sultana, Farida Khanum, and Ghulam Ali.

He started learning music from his father at the age of 7. He gave his first stage performance at the age of 10.

In 1997, He released his singing debut “Kisi Roz Milo Hamein Shaam Dhaley ” from the Pakistani film- ‘Mard Jeenay Nahi Detay’.

He has been awarded many awards, In 1987, President of Pakistan Awards” for Pride of Performance by Pakistan Government, In 1995, “UNESCO Music Prize”, In 1996, “Grand Prix Des Ameriques” at Montreal World Film Festival, and “Art Culture Prize of the Fukuoka Asian Culture Prizes”, In 2005, “Legend Awards” at UK Asian Music Awards.


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