Rahat Fateh Ali Khan Age, Height, Weight, Biography, Wife & More

Rahat Fateh Ali Khan

Real NameRahat Fateh Ali Khan
NicknameRahat and RFAK
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 162 cm
in meters- 1.62 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 3½”
Weightin Kilograms- 90 kg
in Pounds- 198 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 44 Inches
- Waist: 38 Inches
- Biceps: 13 Inches
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth9 December 1973
Age (as in 2016)43 Years
Birth PlaceFaisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan
Zodiac sign/Sun signSagittarius
HometownFaisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan
SchoolNot Known
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationsNot Known
DebutSinging Debut: Kisi Roz Milo Hamein Shaam Dhaley (Pakistani film - Mard Jeenay Nahi Detay (1997)
FamilyFather- Farrukh Fateh Ali Khan (Musician)
Rahat Fateh Ali Khan father
Mother- Not Known
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Not Known
Uncle- Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan (Singer)
Rahat Fateh Ali Khan with his uncle Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
Controversies• On November 2013, there was a rumour in the media that he is getting a divorce from his first wife Nida and marrying a model, Falak. But, he later clarified that there is nothing truth about it.
• On 31 December 2015, he was deported from Hyderabad where he was invited to perform on the New Year's Eve at Taj Falaknuma Palace, this was because Pakistani nationals can only enter India through Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai.
Favourite Things
Favourite Food
Favourite ActorAmitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan, Hrithik Roshan and Farhan Akhtar
Favourite ActressPriyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone
Favourite MusicianNusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Mohammed Rafi, Sonu Nigam, Lata Mangeshkar, Arijit Singh, Shreya Ghoshal, A.R.Rahman, Ankit Tiwari, Sunidhi Chauhan
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
WifeNida Khan
Rahat Fateh Ali Khan with his wife
ChildrenDaughter- N/A
Son- Shazmaan Khan
Rahat Fateh Ali Khan with his son Shazmaan
Money Factor
Salary10-12 lakhs/song (INR)

Rahat Fateh Ali Khan

Some lesser known facts about Rahat Fateh Ali Khan

  • Does Rahat Fateh Ali Khan smoke?: Yes
  • Does Rahat Fateh Ali Khan drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Rahat is popularly known as a Qawwal and belongs to a family of classical singers with a 600 years old heritage.
  • He considers his uncle, Ustaad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan and his father, Ustaad Farrukh Fateh Ali Khan as his inspirations, with whom he used to attend live concerts.
  • In 1985, he gave his first stage performance at the age of 10 when Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan toured United Kingdom.

  • In 1995, he made his Hollywood debut by contributing to a soundtrack of a film, Dead Man Walking.
  • After the death of his uncle Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan in 1997, he composed and sung few songs, but at that time it couldn’t be released. In 2002,  when Pooja Bhatt went to Pakistan, she liked his song Mann Ki Lagan and took it for her film Paap, that’s how he made his Bollywood debut in 2003.

  • In 2011,  he had a car accident in the US on his journey from Detroit to Chicago in which he miraculously got saved.