Amanat Ali (born on 10 October 1987) was the winner of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Middle East – Pakistan Challenge 2007 and was a finalist on Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge 2007. He placed 3rd in the competition and garnered 3,34,314,257 votes in the final two weeks. Many respected stars of the Indian entertainment industry such as choreographer Farah Khan and Indian ghazal singer Jagjit Singh heralded him as a “great discovery” and remarked that he “goes beyond Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge 2007,” respectively. Many say that a selection of his performances including ‘Hungama Hai Kyon’, ‘Mitwa’ and ‘Tujh Se Naraz Nehi Zindagi’ were sung in a unique manner, with some claiming that his performances bested the original.
During Ali’s teenage years he organized musical shows. Ali once performed with Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, who paid him five hundred rupees as a reward of his inspiring performance. Amanat is the son of singer Nazakat Ali.
Amanat Ali has sung for the Bollywood music director Bappi Lahiri for the movie Bal Ganesh. He has also sung the title song for K.C. Bokadia’s Junoon. Currently, Amanat Ali is working on his first personal album, which is expected to be released soon. He has also sung a song for music directors Vishal-Shekhar in the film Dostana. In August 2008 he toured the US with fellow contestants maulie dave, and emon for a concert called Summer Beats 2008. Amanat Ali also performed the opening act for much hyped ‘Unforgettables’ concert which showcased the Bachchan family, Preity Zinta and many more huge Bollywood actors. He has sung song “Khabar Nahi” for Dostana released in November 2008. His new album, Kohram, released on April 16, 2009.
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