Rahat Fateh Ali Khan rocks the stage in Dallas,Khan to hold 100 shows across globe.
By: Raja Zahid A Khanzada
Dallas:Rahat Fateh Ali Khan who is a nephew of great qawwali maestro Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan travels around the globe and glorify the legacy of his great uncle and the genre of qawwali. The concert hosted by Nasir Siddiqui of Hiba Entertainment in Dallas was another successful event. Not only the regular fans were in presence, but several religious personalities were also in audience to listen to qawwali maestro.
The performance hall was packed where a pin drop silence among audience was seen when Rahat started his performance. Rahat Fateh Ali Khan who has declared 2018 as year of qawwali was quite amused by the interest in audience. He performed with several of ever fresh specials of his teacher which mesmerized the audience.
Hiba Entertainment CEO Nasir Siddiqui thanked the audience for their participation and support for the concert after a successful show of Salman Khan in Dallas. He said that Hiba Entertainment is bringing high standard shows to Dallas for last twenty years. He said that they will continue bringing shows for people’s entertainment. Other sponsors of show including FunAsia CEO Sem Thakkar also thanked participants for their support.
Rahat Fateh Ali Khan said that he wants to present one hundred shows worldwide as a tribute to Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan. These shows will be hosted in US, Canada, UK, UAE, Bahrain Saudi Arabia, Qatar Oman, Turkey, Morocco, South Africa, Nepal, Bangladesh and in Pakistan.
The show promoter Salman Ahmad said that they are celebrating 2018 as year of Qawwali and are trying to bring spiritual message of humanity, love and kindness through this Sufi music to audience worldwide.