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King of Qawwali

Qawwali maestro Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan remembered on 20th death anniversary

It has been years since the legendary qawwal – Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan – has left us, but his Sufi devotional songs are still widely heard with great delight.  Dubbed as ‘The King of Qawwali’, the qawwali maestro’s 20th death anniversary is being observed today (Wednesday). Born and bred in Faisalabad, Nusrat was widely popular for his qawwali and pacifying music compositions. He departed this world at relatively, a young age of 48, on 16th August 1997. Nusrat Fateh Ali's compositions have defined the art-form of…