Riffat Sultana | Classics

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
Abida Parveen Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan Suniti Jehan

Other Genres You Will Love
World: Indian Pop Spiritual: Qawwali Moods: Solo Female Artist
There are no items in your wishlist.

Classics

by Riffat Sultana

A collection of out of print tracks from Riffat's catalog, including four new tracks never before available. With producer/husband Richard Michos and great players Riffat shows the World Beat Fusion side of her Sufi and love songs. Exotic, & danceable!
Genre: World: Indian Pop
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Sign up for the CD Baby Newsletter
Your email address will not be sold for any reason.
Continue Shopping
available for download only
Share to Google +1

Tracks

Available as MP3, MP3 320, and FLAC files.

To listen to tracks you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin.

Sorry, there has been a problem playing the clip.

  song title
share
time
download
1. Allah Bhadshah
Share this song!
X
4:06 $0.99
2. Jive Lal
Share this song!
X
5:16 $0.99
3. Hay Ni Allah
Share this song!
X
5:21 $0.99
4. Mere Zindagi
Share this song!
X
6:47 $0.99
5. Mast Qalander
Share this song!
X
5:34 $0.99
6. Gorak Kalyan
Share this song!
X
5:34 $0.99
7. Deem Dana
Share this song!
X
5:55 $0.99
8. Naina
Share this song!
X
4:59 $0.99
9. Shahabaz Qalander
Share this song!
X
5:35 $0.99
10. Bally Bally
Share this song!
X
4:39 $0.99
11. Nach le Sade Nal
Share this song!
X
3:28 $0.99
12. Pia Ghar Aya
Share this song!
X
6:01 $0.99
preview all songs

ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
Riffat Sultana
Classics CD shows many beautiful and exotic sides of this soulful Pakistani vocalist.

Riffat Sultana is a daughter of the Sham Churasi Gharana, channeling the musical wisdom of 500 years and eleven generations of master vocalists from India and Pakistan. Child of the late Maestro Ustad Salamat Ali Khan, incomparable and legendary classical singer from Pakistan. Riffat is the first woman from her family's musical lineage to publicly perform in the west. Her stunning vocals have been recorded for numerous record labels including Ark 21/Universal,Triloka/Mercury, Hearts of Space, City of Tribes, 6 Degrees and XDot25. Recently she recorded songs for Miles Copeland's Bombay Bellywood production, and is looking forward to her second collaboration with Quincy Jones in 2011.
Riffat performs a wide variety of traditional and modern materials from the Indian sub-continent, including, Sufi, Geet, Ghazal, Filmi, Qawwali, and Light Classical, along with her Acoustic and Electronic fusion She leads a unique, intimate acoustic ensemble featuring tabla, world percussion, and her husband and producer, Richard Michos (aka Shiraz Ali Khan) on 12 string guitar. Riffat Sultana & Party, is the perfect vehicle to showcase one of the most passionate and exciting new voices in world music. Her original material is featured on her three albums with her world beat dance band Shabaz (formerly Ali Khan Band), and her 2006 solo album, "Sufi, Folk, and Love Songs" both available on I-Tunes. Highlighting her performances are her devotional, and ecstatic Pakistani Sufi songs to great saints like Shahabaz Qalander and Baba Bule Shah, which are sure to move your heart and feet. Today, all roads are open to Riffat ,she is making her family, her country, and her ancestors proud, and bringing a truly spectacular voice and talent to the world stage.


Reviews


to write a review