USTAD RAHAT FATEH ALI KHAN
The Heart and Soul of Sufi Music
SATURDAY, MAY 25
BOARDWALK HALL |ATLANTIC CITY, NJ
Nanking Entertainment Inc. has announced the return of Ustad Rahat Fateh Ali Khan to Boardwalk Hall on Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 8PM. This will be an enchanted evening filled with the inspiring and exhilarating music of Qawwali, ghazals, and other light music. Rahat is an acclaimed singer and composer who has collaborated with numerous artists from his native Pakistan as well as Western pop musicians. He has more than 50 albums released, has sung 30+ title tracks of TV serials, over 70 film songs, and dozens of super hits songs in last few years.
Rahat contributed to the soundtrack of the 1995 Hollywood film, Dead Man Walking. In 2002, he worked on the soundtrack of The Four Feathers in collaboration with the American composer of orchestral and film music, James Horner. In 2002, Rahat performed with The Derek Trucks Band on the song Maki Madni for Trucks' album, Joyful Noise. In 2011, his vocals were featured on the soundtrack of Mel Gibson's Apocalypto. The May 25 date marks Rahat’s third time performing at Boardwalk Hall.
Tickets are on sale now and are priced at $250, $175, $125, $85, $65 and $45. Tickets can be purchased at the Boardwalk Hall Box Office, all Ticketmaster locations, ticketmaster.com, desiclub.com, or by phone at 800-736-1420.