Amanat Ali Khan
|Ustad Amanat Ali Khan|
|Native name||استاد امانت علی خان|
|Birth name||Amanat Ali Khan|
Hoshiarpur, Punjab, British India (now in India)
|Died||18 September 1974
|Occupation(s)||Singer, music composer|
Ustad Amanat Ali Khan (Urdu: استاد امانت علی خان; ( 1922–1974) was a Pakistani classical and ghazal singer, from the Patiala gharana. He was honoured with the 'Pride of Performance' award by the government of Pakistan. He stands with great singing icons like Mehdi Hassan and Ahmed Rushdi.
Ustad Amanat Ali died in Lahore on September 18, 1974 of an appendix breakage (Perforated Appendix/Peritonitis). His son, Ustad Asad Amanat Ali Khan, after a long music career on Pakistan Television as a performer, died due to a heart attack on April 8, 2007, in London.
He was the first tutor to the legendary vocalist Lata Mangeshkar, when the latter moved to Mumbai in 1945 & started learning Hindustani classical music. After the India-Pakistan partition, Ustad Amanat Ali migrated to Pakistan with his family.
- , "Classical music has healing effect on listeners", Dawn Karachi newspaper, 3 May 2008, Retrieved 18 September 2015
- Classical music has healing effect on listeners - Daily Dawn, Retrieved 18 September 2015
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