Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan; Considered one of the greatest voices ever recorded, possessed an extraordinary range of vocal abilities and could perform at a high level of intensity for several hours. The magic of his voice is beyond analysis. He is said to have brought the classical singing to a common man through the medium of his Qawwali. Acclaimed throughout the world and bringing in tears of joys through his mesmerizing melodious voice, one does not need to know the words to understand the connection he brings out in Music. An acclaimed singer himself Jeff Burkley once said “…….his voice is velvet fire, simply incomparable. His every enunciation went straight into me. I knew not one word of Urdu, and somehow it still hooked me into the story that he weaved with his wordless voice”.
For us all of the songs that have been sung are all class apart. But let us relive those 5 songs that make us feel the real greatness and the sheer Brilliance of this Once in a lifetime God given Talent.
The most Divine Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan’s Song Ever… it makes us feel the Existence of God
None Other than … “Allah Hoo”
Ye Jo Halka Halka
And now comes the most intoxicating song ever, Jeff Buckley once said that this was the song that saved his life. One can go on to listen this song for 68 minutes on a stretch
Mast Mast (Dam Mast Qalandar)
Arguably Mast Mast , was probably the most popular and Loved NFAK song ever. Written by Hazrat Amir Khusrow (RA), then further modified by Hazrat Baba Bulleh Shah (RA) will bring out the spirituality in you.
Wohi Khuda Hai
There are some pieces of art that would be sung by only the best qualified. Nusrat Fatheh Ali khan has done every bit of justice. We can never get enough of high notes saying “Nazar bhi rakhein, samaaney bhi” & “Talaash usko na kar puton mein.” Totally Mesmerizing
Jaaney Kab Hongey Kam, Iss Duniya ke Gham
The music, the lyrics and the voice would sheer into your heart u feel all the more need to be humble in life. This song is a soulful prayer To the Almighty to eradicate all the Mishaps and unfortunate events occurring in this world