"This was his dream, to have a way to bring his rare and never-before released material to India," said his wife
"I am very excited to be back in India after 2 years. Home is a special album to me for many reasons. It is an album about going back to my roots, and was recorded as an homage to my father and guru Pandit Ravi Shankar," Anoushka Shankar said in a statement
"He never lied to me or hoodwinked me into anything. He was very clear from the beginning," she said
Electro pop star Redfoo, who was in the country on his maiden trip, fell in love with Indian music and chicken curry.
Five years after she performed with her father Pandit Ravi Shankar at the prestigious Dover Lane Music Conference, sitarist Anoushka Shankar will be back in the city with her maiden solo act.
Sitarist Anoushka Shankar, who grew up playing the stringed instrument with her father, the late Indian sitar legend Ravi Shankar, in the city and across the globe, believes the music scene in the Indian capital has come a long way.
Anoushka Shankar, daughter of legendary sitarist Pandit Ravi Shankar, says she is not at all surprised that her father's album The Living Room Sessions Part 2 has received a posthumous nomination at 56th Grammy Awards.
Indian sitar legend Ravi Shankar, who was awarded two Grammy honours earlier this year, has received a posthumous nomination in the 56th Annual Grammy Awards for his album The Living Room Sessions Part 2.
One of Britain's leading Hindustani and Carnatic music festivals will honour the memory of legendary sitar maestro Ravi Shankar this year.
The Apu Trilogy, made up of the films Pather Panchali, Aparajito and Apur Sansar, was a collaboration of two early ambassadors of Indian culture.
Singer Norah Jones left fans spellbound with her soulful voice as she performed for the first time in the capital on Tuesday.
American singer-songwriter and pianist Norah Jones performed live for the first time in India.