Veteran singer Mohammed Aziz, known for 'Imli Ka Boota', 'Lal Dupatta Malmal Ka', passes away at 64

FP Staff

Nov 27, 2018 19:04:28 IST

Veteran singer Mohammed Aziz passed away on 27 November in Mumbai's Nanavati Hospital at the age of 64 following a cardiac arrest, several media reports stated.

Mohammad Aziz. Image via Twitter

Veteran singer Mohammad Aziz. Image via Twitter

Aziz, who made his film debut with a Bengali film, Jyoti, is known for his popular numbers 'Imli Ka Boota', 'Aap Ke Aa Jaane Se', 'Ek Dusre Se Karte Hai Pyar Hum' and 'My Name is Lakhan'. He got a break in Bollywood with Anu Malik's 'Mard Taangewala' for the Amitabh Bachchan-starrer Mard. Apart from Bachchan, he lent his voice to Govinda, Rishi Kapoor, Mithun Chakraborty, among others. 

He has worked extensively with music composer duo Laxmikant Pyarelal, R D Burman and Bappi Lahiri, and was even considered an heir to legendary singer Mohammed Rafi.

He has sung duet numbers alongside the likes of Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, Anuradha Paudwal and Kavita Krishnamurthy which include hits such as 'Khat Likhna Hai', 'Main Hoo Khushrang', 'Aankhon Hi Aankhon Main', 'Roz Roz Aankhon Tale', 'Phool Gulab Ka' and 'Lal Dupatta Malmal Ka'.  Apart from Bollywood songs, he has also sung several bhajans and other devotional songs.

 

Updated Date: Nov 27, 2018 19:04:28 IST