The fans expressed their anger on Twitter, slamming the Academy for omitting the two Indian legends.
After performing the Vedic rituals under the guidance of the priest Shrikant Pathak at the ghat, the ashes were immersed in the midstream of Ganga.
Though rumours were abuzz that Lata won't be able to sing, she proved everyone wrong with her comeback after 3 months. It was confirmed that poison was mixed in her food. Following the incident, her cook left the job without taking the salary. After such a disturbing revelation, lyricist Majrooh Sultanpuri used to taste the food every day before it was served to Lata Didi.
Remembering Lata Didi on the 12th day of her heavenly abode, here we bring in a few lesser-known facts about the legendary singer.
When many contemporary music composers are recreating and remixing several songs of the old era, , Bappi used to think of the future and composed the tune of his songs that were ahead of his time, and that still drives the youths crazy; be it a marriage procession or at dance/nightclubs.
Kishore Kumar had once refused to lend his voice to a song, even after knowing that Lata Mangeshkar will be giving her voice for the female number.
Forever hit Lag Ja Gale sung by Lata Mangeskar was first rejected by movie director Raj Khosla. Here are some more interesting details about this song.
Very few people know that Lata Mangeshkar once sang a Western song of Anne Murray at a concert in Toronto, Canada.
India’s most beautiful voice is gone. Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar passed away on Sunday (Feb 6) following a prolonged battle with life after developing post Covid complications. The ‘Nightingale of India’, the melody queen who has sung over 30,000 songs in different languages, has become quiet forever. But her melodies will continue to echo. her legacy will continue to live on, till eternity. Take a look at some of the sand arts sculpted as a mark of respect to the Bharat Ratna.
From all the songs Bharat Ratna Lata Mangeshkar had sung in her lifetime which brought her love from all corners of the globe, one song, rather a Bhajan, has remained unchecked on her bucket list.
Lata Mangeshkar was such a big singer that she influenced the way the film industry treated singers and made Bollywood producers give the singers their due.
In the Lok Sabha too, soon after the House meets at 4 p.m., Speaker Om Birla will read out the obituary message for Lata Mangeshkar and will adjourn the proceedings for an hour, sources said.
Mangeshkar, whose voice stirred millions of hearts everyday and who will forever be counted as one of India's greats with an estimated 25,000 songs in an almost eight-decade career, died in Mumbai on Sunday. She was 92.
Both houses of Parliament are witnessing a debate on the motion of thanks on the president's address and Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to reply to the debate in the Lok Sabha on Monday and in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday.
Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, Deputy CM Ajit Pawar, NCP chief Sharad Pawar, actors Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan, cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and MNS chief Raj Thackeray were among those present at the funeral.
A Tribute: Journey Of The Nightingale of India Lata Mangeshkar
The truck, escorted by a military police jeep, will move through the Haji Ali junction, Worli Naka, Poddar Hospital Chowk, Old Passport Office, Siddhivinayak temple, Cadel Road and later reach the Shivaji Park in Dadar, where the singer's funeral will be held with full state honours.
‘RIP Nightingale’: Condolences Pour In From Around The World On Lata Mangeshkar’s Death
"The BMC is making all necessary arrangements at the Shivaji Park," Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) Commissioner Iqbal Singh Chahal said, adding that the melody queen's mortal remains are expected to be brought to the ground in some time.
When the world heard the news of the demise of 'Nightingale of India' Lata Mangeshkar, condolence messages started pouring in.
The last song sung by Lataji was inspired by a speech by Indian PM Narendra Modi and was a tribute to the Indian soldiers and the nation.
Lata Mangeshkar once brought Indian Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru to tears with her touching rendition of Ae Mere Watan Ke Logon and over the years has inspired millions.
The icon began singing at the age of 13 and recorded her first song in 1942. While her Hindi songs are well-known, many don’t know that she has also sung in Odia language.
Legendary Singer Lata Mangeshkar Passes Away At 92
Lata Mangeshkar passed away today at the age of 92. The singing legend was admitted to Mumbai's Breach Candy hospital after she tested positive for COVID-19 in early January this year.
Lataji composed music for only Marathi films. The first was 'Ram Ram Pahuna' in 1950. For the next four whose music she scored, she masked her identity behind the pseudonym Anandghan.
Death has only removed her physically. The legacies she leaves behind will outlive her for decades.
Lata Didi, as she was known among her family and followers, was 92 and is survived by her siblings -- playback singer and composer Meena Khadilkar, popular singer and restaurateur Asha Bhosale, singer Usha Mangeshkar, and music director Hridayanath Mangeshkar.
The 92-year-old singer was taken off the ventilator on January 27. However, she was again put back on ventilator support yesterday after her health condition deteriorated.
Lata was admitted to the hospital on January 9 following various health issues, including Covid-19, and has remained there for the past nearly four weeks.
Regarded as one of Indian cinema's greatest playback singers, Mangeshkar started her career at the age of 13 in 1942 and has sung over 30,000 songs in various Indian languages.
On Friday, rumours started doing the rounds on social media that Mangeshkar's health had deteriorated. Iyer had dismissed the rumours and said, "A sincere appeal. Please do not give wind to any false news...The family and the doctors need their space. Let us pray for Lata Didi's speedy recovery and return home."
Regarded as one of Indian cinema's greatest singers, Mangeshkar started her career at the age of 13 in 1942 and has over 30,000 songs to her credit in several Indian languages.
She will be fine. But it is going to take a while because of her age. And also, COVID-19 takes seven days , Lata Mangeshkar's niece Rachana said.
Lata Mangeshkar made her debut on All India Radio on 16th December 79 years ago. Recalling her AIR debut, the nightingale of India revealed how her father reacted after hearing her sing very difficult padas from Marathi drama at the very young age of 12 years. Lataji wrote, “Aaj se 79 saal pehle 16 December […]
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New Delhi: ICC Cricket World Cup was the top trending query on Google Search in 2019 in India, the company announced on Wednesday while announcing its “Year in Search” results, which highlight stand-out moments in Search across news, sporting events, personalities, movies, and songs. Recapping the trends that stoked the Indian users’ imagination in 2019, […]
Mumbai: Bollywood legend Dilip Kumar has tweeted a warm message for “Choti Behen” Lata Mangeshkar, expressing joy at her release from the hospital. “Overjoyed to hear the good news that My ‘Choti Behen’ Lata, is feeling much better and is at her home now. Please take good care of yourself @mangeshkarlata,” tweeted @TheDilipKumar Overjoyed to […]
Mumbai: Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar was discharged from Mumbai’s Breach Candy hospital on Sunday after 28 days of stay for pneumonia treatment. Sharing her health update, Mangeshkar took to Twitter and wrote: “Namaskaar, For the past 28 days, I was at Breach Candy hospital. I was diagnosed with pneumonia. The doctors preferred that I extend […]
Mumbai: Internet singing sensation Ranu Mondal’s daughter Elizabeth Sathi Roy has hit back at netizens who have been attacking her mother with trolls and memes on social media lately. Recently, a photo, which projected Ranu as wearing extremely loud make-up, went viral, drawing social media memes and trolls. The beauty parlour that had done Ranu’s […]