Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan Renowned Pakistani musician Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan died this weekend, at the age of 49. He suffered a heart attack.

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

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Nusrat Ali Khan's voice has become familiar in the United States with the explosion in the popularity of world music...one of his recordings, "Night Songs," was even nominated for a Grammy award. NPR's Michael Goldfarb has an appreciation of the voice...and the career...of this legendary performer