TOP 15 LIST OF FAMOUS QAWWALI BY NUSRAT FETAH ALI KHAN – UNFORGETTABLE SOULFUL VOICE
We have compile a top 15 list of Famous Qawwali By Nusrat Fetah Ali Khan. Read this article to know it.
The prominent Qutar Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan may have left us, but with his songs he will live forever.
The “King of Qawwali”, born October 13, 1948 in Faisalabad, was famous not only in Pakistan but all over the world. Nusrat Fateh Ali’s songs have praised the art of qawwali for generations to come.
Here are 15 songs of Nusrat that explain his legacy.
1) Alif Allah Chambe Di Booti
Originally a Punjabi folk song sung by many artists and poets, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan’s presentation was very popular.
2) Tumhe Dillagi
A famous song from Qawal. It is also sung by Nusrat’s nephew Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, in which a band Bollywood actress Hama Qureshi and Vidyut Jamwal were seen in the video.
3) Sanson Ki Mala Pey
Did you know that the lyrics of this song were written by a 16th-century Hindu mystic poet Meera, also known as my Meera Bai? She was one of the most famous women poets of Northern India.
4) Piya Re Piya Re
Nusrat’s song ‘ Piya Re Piya Re’ saw a remix version of Indian actor / composer Van Shipley album Take in the Air.
5) Sanu Aik Pal Chain Na
One of Nusrat’s signature songs, it has also been sung by younger songwriter Rahat and pop artist Atif Asslam.
6) Yeh Jo Halka Halka Suroor
It is still Nusrat Sahib’s most sung column, which he sings in many concerts and TV shows.
7) Dam Mast Qalandar
To date, this qawwali of Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan has been remixed several times.
8) Mann Kunto Maula
‘Mann Kunto Maula’ is based on one of the hadiths (a saying of the Prophet (PBUH)) and has been composed by 13th century Sufi composer, poet and scholar, Aamir Khusro.
9) Mera Piya Ghar Aya
Written by a Punjabi Sufi poet, humanitarian and philosopher Bulleh Shah, this song has seen many scenes of famous artists including Nusrat Fateh.
10) Mere Rashk-e- Qamar
Another of its most memorable tracks.
11) Allah Hoo Allah Hoo
Released in 1992, the song became a long-standing film among fans and has been presented on numerous occasions by artists such as Rahat Fateh Ali and Sami Yousaf.
12) Afreen Afreen
‘Afreen Afreen’ was the first collaboration between Nusrat and renowned Indian songwriter Javed Akhtar. It is one of the most famous and signature tracks of Qawal to date.
13) Dam Hama Dam Ali Ali
Nasrat’s love for Peghambrakram (pbuh) and his son-in-law Ali (as) was not known. In fact, it is only one of many Qawalis whose teacher has sung in his honor.
14) Tum Ek Gorakh Dhandha Ho
The Sufi verse, ‘You are a Gorkha Chand’ (you are a puzzle) was written by a Pakistani songwriter, Naz Khalilvi, who later sang.
15) Tu Mera Dil Tu Meri Jaan
Another popular track by Nusrat, which is very much liked by artists.