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Actor Jackie Shroff, veteran actress Aasha Parekh and classical singer Rahul Deshpande received the Dinanath Mangeshkar award at Shanmukhanand Hall, Sion in Mumbai on Sunday late evening.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi received the first Lata Dinanath Mangeshkar award in Mumbai on 24 April.
Asha Bhosle's youngest son Anand is reportedly hospitalised in Dubai. The singer has been frequently up on her son's health status.
As Lata Mangeshkar passed away on Sunday (6 February) morning, here are some interesting and rare facts about the legendary singer.
Always a defender of singers’ rights, Lata Mangeshkar criticised the mushrooming of reality shows across Indian television, pointing out that these 15 minutes of fame dilute the dedication that defines a singer
Lata Mangeshkar passes away: A neighbour recalls lessons on music — and life — from the legendary singer
Lata Mangeshkar was a Bharat Ratna, a national treasure in every sense but at home, she was just tai. She had an ethereal presence that she wore ever so casually.
'Whenever Asha has a show she seeks my blessings first. I’ve heard her lyric book has my picture in it. My relationship with none of my siblings is troubled,' says Lata Mangeskar.
Lata Mangeshkar final interview | 'I doubt my legacy will matter as much to future generations in this era of instant gratification'
"I am not too sure of my songs outliving me. Nowadays, the young people’s attention span is very limited. They do not live in the past at all. Everyone wants to live for the moment," Lata Mangeshkar said in her final interview to Subhash K Jha.
Flashback |Remembering RD Burman's lesser known prowess as a singer, from meditative solos to chartbusters
On his death anniversary, recalling how whenever RD Burman went solo, he made sure it was a song that needed his voice, and no one else's.
Even when I was as young as five years old, I could sing word for word several of Lata Mangeshkar, Mohammad Rafi, Kishore Kumar, RD Burman, and Asha Bhosle songs. I didn’t know what they meant, which movies they were from, or who acted in them, but I knew them by heart.
A jury comprising Asha Bhonsle, Mohanlal, Biswajit Chatterjee, Shankar Mahadevan and Subhash Ghai, nominated Rajinikanth for the Dadasaheb Phalke award for 2019
Having sung her first song for a Marathi film in 1944, Bhosle has the distinction of having sung thousands of songs in practically every major Indian language.
On Mohammed Rafi's birth anniversary, a list of his party numbers, from Dil Deke Dekho to O Haseena Zulfonwali
Here's a list of Mohammed Rafi's peppy numbers on the legend's 96th birthday to bring in the holiday cheer
Asha Bhosle celebrated her 87th birthday by interacting with her fans from all across the world via video conference.
Pandit Jasraj passes away: Lata Mangeshkar, Javed Akhtar, Asha Bhosle mourn classical vocalist's demise
Pandit Jasraj passed away at the age of 90 on Monday in New Jersey, US
Coronavirus Outbreak: Asha Bhosle, SP Balasubrahmanyam, Kailash Kher collaborate for song ‘Jaytu Jaytu Bharatam’
Asha Bhosle, along with 200 singers have sung ‘Jaytu Jaytu Bharatam’.
Coronavirus Outbreak: 100 singers to collaborate for multilingual anthem dedicated to healthcare workers
100 Indian singers are coming together for 'One Nation One Voice' - an anthem dedicated to coronavirus frontline heathcare workers and in aid of the PM-CARES fund.
In Saand Ki Aankh's new song Aasma, Tapsee Pannu and Bhumi Pednekar play battered-down octogenarians fighting society's narrowmindedness
Amitabh Bachchan says he is 'deeply grateful and most humbled' to receive Dadasaheb Phalke Award; see reactions
Amit Shah, Rajinikanth, and Anil Kapoor were among the people who congratulated Amitabh Bachchan after he was selected for the Dadasaheb Phalke Award.