Riffat Sultana comes from a family of musicians. She is the daughter of the late Ustad Salamat Ali Khan, who is known as the finest Pakistani Classical singer of his time. Riffat's mother, Razia, is also a gifted vocalist from India, descending from a line of highly respected Punjabi classical musicians. Riffat Salamat Sultana is the first woman from her family allowed to publicly perform in the west. She has collaborated with musicians from all over the world.
This resource is part of the Travels with Music: Pakistan collection.