Veteran playback singer, ghazal maestro and musician Bhupinder Singh, who sang scores of Bollywood numbers in his heavy bass voice, handed away right here on Monday night, his spouse and singer Mitali Singh stated.
“He was struggling from a number of well being problems, together with urinary points since a while,” a grieving Mitali advised IANS.
The final rites of the 82-year-old singer will probably be carried out around 11 p.m. on the Oshiwara Crematorium at the same time as Bollywood greeted the news with shock late tonight.
Born in Amritsar and beginning his profession with All India Radio within the Fifties, Singh is remembered for his memorable songs in movies like “Mausam”, “Satte Pe Satta“, “Ahista Ahista”, “Dooriyan”, “Haqeeqat”, and lots of extra.
Some of his famed songs are “Hoke Majboor Mujhe, Usne Bulaya Hoga”, (with Mohammed Rafi, Talat Mehmood, Manna Dey), “Dill Dhoondhta Hai, Phir Wohi”, “Duki Pe Duki Ho Ya Satte Pe Satta,” (a number of singers), and lots of extra.
It was the famend Bollywood music director Madan Mohan, who first recognised his singing expertise and gave him aich-needed break as a playback singer with the “Haqeeqat” film quantity.
Later, Bhupinder Singh sang for many of the prime music composers through the Nineteen Sixties-2000s, giving many hit songs, and likewise performed guitar and violin for a lot of songs, moreover singing in different Indian languages.
After his marriage with Mitali Choudhary, a Bangladeshi singer nearly 45 years in the past, the singer-couple joined palms and mixed voices to release a series of music albums of ghazals and mushy classical songs.
Other well-known songs by Bhupinder Singh embrace “Aane Se Uske Ayi Bahar” (with Rafi),
“Duniya Chhute, Yaar Na Chutte” (“Dharam Kaanta”, with Rafi, composed by Naushad Ali), “Kisi Nazar Ko Tera, Intezar Aaj Bhi Hai” (“Aitbaar”, with Asha Bhonsale, composer Bappi Lahiri).
Then there’s “Beeti Na Bitayi Raina” (“Parichay”, composer R. D. Burman), “Naam Gum Jayega” (“Kinara”, composer R. D. Burman), “Ek Akela Is Shaher Mein” (“Gharaonda”, music Jaidev), “Huzoor Is Kadar Bhi Na Itra Ke Chaliye” (Masoom – music R. D. Burman), “Kabhi Kisiko Mukammal Jahan Nahi Milta” (“Ahista Ahista”, music Khayyam), “Zindagi Mere Ghar Aana” (“Dooriyan”, music Jaidev).
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