14th death anniversary of Ustad Asad Amanat Khan today
The 14th death anniversary of renowned classical and ghazal singer Ustad Asad Amanat Ali Khan is being observed on Thursday (today).
The son of legendary singer Ustad Amanat Ali Khan and great grandchild to Ustad Ali Baksh, Asad Amanat Ali Khan was born in Lahore. He recorded his first song when he was only 10 years old. His younger brother, Shafqat Amanat Ali Khan, is the lead singer of Fuzon band.
Asad Amanat was given the Pride Of Performance award by the government of Pakistan because of his wonderful music services.
His famous songs and ghazals include Umran Langiyaan Paban Bhar, Gham Tera Hum Nay, Zara Zara Dil Mein Dard Hua and Kal Chaudvin Ki Raat Thi.
Asad Amanat Ali Khan passed away on this day in 2007 in London due to cardiac arrest.