Top 10 Bollywood Singers of Golden Years




1. LATA MANGESHKAR:




👉Lata Mangeshkar, also known as the Nightingale of India, is one of Bollywood’s most iconic and celebrated playback singers.

👉She was born in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, on September 28, 1929.

👉She has over 30,000 songs recorded in various Indian languages and has received numerous awards for her contributions to Indian music.

👉On February 6, 2022, she left us with her memorable songs.

2. ASHA BHOSLE:




👉Asha Bhosle, Lata Mangeshkar’s younger sister, is another legendary playback singer who has lent her voice to thousands of Bollywood songs.

👉She was born in Sangli, Maharashtra on September 8, 1933.

👉She is known for her versatility and has experimented in various musical genres.

3. MOHAMMED RAFI:




👉Mohammed Rafi was a popular and prolific Bollywood playback singer from the 1950s to the 1970s.

👉He was born in Punjab on December 24, 1924.

👉He had a deep, soulful voice and was known for his ability to sing in a variety of styles.

👉On July 31, 1980, he left us with unforgettable songs.

4. KISHORE KUMAR:




👉Kishore Kumar was a multi-talented artist who was also an actor, composer, director, and singer.

👉He was born in Khandwa, Madhya Pradesh, on August 4, 1929.

👉He had a distinctive voice and was well-known for his ability to express a wide range of emotions through his singing.

👉On October 13, 1987, he left us with his beautiful smile.

5. MUKESH CHAND MATHUR:




👉Mukesh was known for his distinct singing voice and emotional depth.

👉He was born on July 22, 1923.

👉During the 1950s and 1960s, he was best known for his collaboration with the composer duo Shankar-Jaikishan.

👉He died on August 27, 1976.

6. TALAT MAHMOOD:




👉During the 1950s and 1960s, Talat Mahmood was a popular playback singer.

👉He was born in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, on February 24, 1924.

👉He was known for his ability to convey emotions through his singing and had a soft, romantic voice.

👉He died on May 9, 1998.

7. GEETA DUTT:




👉Geeta Dutt was a multi-talented singer who could perform romantic ballads, cabaret songs, and folk songs.

👉She was born in Dhaka, Bangladesh on November 23, 1930.

👉She was well-known for her distinctive voice and her ability to express emotions through song.

👉She left us on July 20, 1972.

8. HEMANT KUMAR:




👉During the 1950s and 1960s, Hemant Kumar was a popular singer and music director.

👉He was born in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, on June 16, 1920.

👉He was known for his soulful voice and ability to compose beautiful melodies.

👉He left us on September 26, 1989.

9. MANNA DEY:




👉Manna Dey was a multi-talented singer who could perform classical music, folk music and pop songs.

👉He was born in Kolkata, West Bengal, on May 1, 1919.

👉He was known for his distinct voice and ability to add a distinct flavour to every song he sang.

👉He died on October 24, 2013.

10.S.P.SUBRAHMANYAM:




👉S. P. Balasubrahmanyam was a well-known South Indian film singer who also sang on many Bollywood songs in the 1980s and 1990s.

👉He was born in Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, on June 4, 1946.

👉He was known for his melodious voice and ability to convey the song’s emotions through his singing.

👉He passed away on September 25, 2020.

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