We’re speaking about prime 10 tracks of The Qawwal who:
- Composed greater than 200 albums regardless of residing a brief life.
- Had an unbelievable vocal frequency that truly flustered the studio recording artists as they needed to re-tune their machines to captures his distinctive vocal vary.
- Raised the style of Qawwali from India and Pakistan to lands so far as Hollywood, Japan and Russia. For the primary time, Sufi Music joined the world stage as a correct music style.
Right here is my High 10, two tracks every from a specific style:
Nusrat Sahib raised singing of Kalam of Bulleh Shah to an unprecedented stage, whether or not it’s Baba Bulleh Shah’s well-known Mera Piya Ghar Aya or the wonderful Gal Ek Nukte Wich Mukdi Hai.
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan had nice respect for Hazrat Imam Hussain R.A. and Hazrat Ali R.A. , which is clear from his evergreen Qawwali corresponding to Ali Maula Ali Maula Ali Dam Dam, Ali Da Malang and so forth. Under two stay alltime favourites.
Moreover Sufi Music, Nusrat Fateh was equally adept at Ghazals, lots of which had Sufiana Rang additionally. There are 2 such ghazals that also stay as recent as at all times:
Hamd Bariya Taala or Reward of Allah Almighty is a style of poetry by which Urdu and Punjabi excelled. Nusrat Fateh carried out few Hamd Kalam however confirmed his distinctive versatility in then too.
4.– Kalam of Dr. Allama Muhammad Iqbal
Nusrat Sahib carried out so many wonderful Punjabi Love Songs, however these 2 have legendary standing:
There may be a lot to jot down however I conclude saying that Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan’s premature demise left a vacuum that’s onerous to fill. There are a lot of qawwal who imitate him nonetheless, the genius compositions of Nusrat Sahib is one thing we nonetheless miss as all these artists maintain remixing the identical tunes many times that NFAK as soon as composed.