The Iconic Rahat Fateh Ali Khan awarded Honorary degree by the University of Oxford
After making Pakistan proud in the world the Pakistani Qawwali and playback singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan received the latest honorary recipient degree by the Oxford University on Wednesday. In the ceremony, Rahat Fateh was presented with the degree of Doctor of Music.
He received the honored award in front of the traditional Rayados of the University of Oxford which is known to host musicians from around the world. While receiving the award Rahat was also requested to hum a few lines as well. To which Rahat hum a traditional Salaam.
“I am honored to be accepting this degree from Oxford University, a world-famous educational institution. This is a very special day for my family and me, but also for my fans, who have shared this journey with me. To be presented with this honor is a massive achievement and I am happy that my music has allowed me to reach such incredible heights” said Rahat Fateh Ali Khan Sahab.
Rahat Ali Khan has sung more than 50 title tracks of television serials and over 100 film songs in both Hollywood and Bollywood.
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