Asha Bhosle turned 77

Asha Bhosle turned 77

Bhubaneswar : India | Sep 08, 2010 at 10:36 PM PDT
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Asha Bhosle turned 77

Legendary singer of India Asha Bhosle turned 77 . Her fans throught the country wished her 'Happy Birthday' and long life.

Asha Bhosle born September 8, 1933 in the small hamlet of Goar in Sangli , Moharastra. Her father Pandit Dinanath Mangeshkar was a theater actor and classical singer. When she was nine years old, her father died. The family moved from Pune to Kolhapur and then to Mumbai. She and her elder sister Lata Mangeshkar began singing and acting in films to support their family. She sang her first film song Chala Chala Nav Bala for the Marathi movie Majha Bal (1943). Her career started in 1943 and has spanned over six decades. She is one of the best-known and most highly regarded Hindi playback singers in India .

Bhosle's work includes film music, pop, ghazals, bhajans, traditional Indian Classical music, folk songs, qawwalis, Rabindra Sangeets and Nazrul Geetis. She has sung in over 18 languages including Assamese, Hindi, Urdu, Telugu, Marathi, Bengali, Gujarati, Punjabi, Tamil, English, Russian, Czech, Nepali, Malay and Malayalam.

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Diptiranjan Kanungo is based in Kendrāpāra, Orissa, India, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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