The leading singer of Pakistan and Sham Chaurasi Gharana, Ustaad Salamat Ali was born on 12 December, 1934 in Sham Caurasi distract Hoshiarpur (old india). He and his elder brother learnt music from their father Ustaan Walayt Ali Khan.
Ustaan Salamat and his elder brother Ustaad Nazakat Ali Khan paid their first classical performance which was riveting and stolen the hearts of audience. He also got Distinction Award from government of Pakistan. He did a lot of hard work on his son Ustaad Sharafat Ali Khan but his other son appread as a leading singer after him.
The singer holding expertise on Kafi and Thumri also got honor to to give another classical color to Kaafis of Khuawaja Ghulam Fareed. Ustaad Sahab was also called as Panj Patna Gulukar. Ustaad Salamat Ali Khan died on 11 July, 2001.