Asha Bhosle won an award for Chain se hum ko kabhi aap ne jeene na diyaa, the last song she sang for composer O P Nayyar which was supposed to be used in the movie Pran Jaye Par Vachan Na Jaye
"Mubarak Begum is no more with us. She passed away today at 9.30 pm at her residence in Jogeshwari. She was unwell since quite some time," a family member said
Ustad Amjad Ali Khan called SD Burman an "unmatchable artiste" when he unveiled his biography.
During his initial days in Mumbai, composer S D Burman's experiments with music were hit-and-miss affairs so he decided to give up his ambition of composing for Hindi films and return to Kolkata when he was persuaded by actor Ashok Kumar to stay back.
Bollywood's playback queen Asha Bhosle, who can easily be credited with making pop music a rage among Indians, shows little signs of ageing as she turns 82 today.
Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar is one of the very few people with whom many generations can connect. Her soulful voice, which is undoubtedly sweeter than honey, has been part of the Hindi film industry for over seven decades, leaving us hungry for more