Tuesday, 19 October 2021

Tag Archives: Qawali

Coldplay pays tribute to Amjad Sabri in new album

BIRMINGHAM: British rock band, Coldplay, has paid a tribute to the late legendary qawal, Amjad Sabri, in its new music album titled ‘Everyday Life’. The song titled ‘Church’ recalls the band’s 2008 classic ‘Viva La Vida’ with Chris Martin’s voice weaving in and out of Amjad Sabri’s samples from ‘Jaga ...

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Oxford University to honour Rahat Fateh Ali Khan

LONDON: Famed Pakistani singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan will soon be honoured by the prestigious University of Oxford. The university will confer honorary degrees during a ceremony called ‘Encaenia’ on Rahat, nephew of world famous Qawali singer Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, described by the varsity as “devotional music of the ...

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