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Bappi Da, you are much missed on your birthday
Bappi was when in the Eden Garden locality of Kolkata where we lived, Lataji came home and blessed him. Lataji sang many Bangla songs for Bappi’s father Aparesh Lahiri, who was a well-known composer in Kolkata. Lataji sang Bappi’s first composition in a Bengali film Daadu.
Bappi Lahiri's unconventional music was gateway to spaces small-town India could neither afford nor dream of
Bappi Lahiri taught an identity crisis-struck small-town India that our language could still be learned and shouted at the top of my voice, like the imported existentialism of Western music.
Obituary | How Bappi Lahiri struck an impeccable balance of mood and melody
It was not just Bappi da's music that made millions love him. He was adored for much more, and besides his music, his sartorial choices, his jokes and his warmth endeared him to millions
Bappi Lahiri passes away: From Yaad Aa Raha Hai to Ooh La La, a playlist of singer’s greatest hits of all time
Bappi Lahiri is credited as a pioneer of synthesised disco music in Indian cinema during the 1970s to 1990s with songs like 'I am a disco dancer', 'Jimmy Jimmy', 'Intehaan ho gayi', 'Tamma Tamma Loge', 'Yaar bina chain kahan re', and 'Aaj rapat jaaye to', among others.
Mithun Chakraborty turns 71: A playlist of the actor-turned-politician's best songs
Best known as the "dancing superstar" of the 80’s, Mithun Chakraborty is recognised for his disco dance numbers and action sequences in Bollywood films.
Kalpana Iyer: ‘I regret not getting married’
Kalpana Iyer looks back at her days as a Bollywood siren of the eighties and talks about her current life as a hospitality hostess in Dubai
Bappi Lahiri on completing 50 years in Bollywood: From Dilip Kumar to Ranveer Singh, I've given music for all
Music composer-singer Bappi Lahiri says he is fortunate to be working even in his 50th year in the industry and feels proud to have given songs for actors of all generations
Bappi Lahiri collaborates with son, grandson for the first time in B Subhash's Disco Dancing Star
Bappi Lahiri has composed the soundtracks for the film, Bappa, his son has arranged the music and Swastik, Bappi's daughter's son has given playback
World Music Day: Bappi Lahiri releases new track We Are One with international artists
Bappi Lahiri has released a new song on YouTube, which will make its debut in global charts on World Music Day.
Meri Pyaari Bindu trailer chapter 4: Parineeti at her hilarious best as Tamil dubbing artist
Chapter 4 of Meri Pyaari Bindu sees Parineeti Chopra at odds with Ayushmann Khurrana's mother.
Music director Bappi Lahiri joins BJP, cheers for Modi
Veteran Hindi music director of 'Disco Dancer' fame, Bappi Lahiri, and a few other film and TV personalities joined BJP today in the presence of party president Rajnath Singh here.