Singing was in Shujat’s blood, so naturally he had to become a singer and establish a career in singing. Utad Salamat Ali khan was his early guru and after his death Shujat started to learn music from his father Ustad Sharafat Ali Khan and uncle Ustad Shafqat Ali Khan. Shujat did his intermediate from the Government College Lahore and now he is enrolled in NCA Lahore doing BA hons in Musicology. His life changed when he participated in Sa Re Ga Ma Pa challange 2009. Shujat is of the view that though he did not win the competition, he won the hearts of the people who understand music and that really matters for him. He is really passionate about his singing and is working very hard to establish his career in singing.