Ustad Hamid Ali Khan
In the sea of Pakistani artists that are renowned for there classical performance, Ustad Hamid Ali Khan is somewhere on top of that list with a unique style that’s apt for coaxing emotion the way he does with his baritone.
He inherits the unrestrained style of singing from his father, the Late Ustad Akhtar Hussain Khan and shares the flair with his brothers, Bade Fateh Ali Khan and Amanat Ali Khan. An authentic moving portrait of the Patiala Gharana, Hamid Ali Khan creates his own world. A world set mostly within the comfort of his unfaltering sense of raags and rhythm, immaculate melodies and unparalleled control over his voice.
Hamid Ali Khan’s contribution to the classical genre hasn’t gotten unnoticed, earning him the Pride of Performance award; the Sitara-e-Imtiaz; and the Presidential Award at more than one instance.
Hamid Ali Khan will mark his debut on Coke Studio, Season 8 this year in continuation to reinvent his impassioned performances gripping the soul of the listeners with an art that he’s mastered to its capacity.