clear clear clear clear clear
clear
Movies

Birthday Special: Lata Mangeshkar was first Indian to perform at London's Royal Albert Hall



September 19, 2013 07:27:01 PM IST
By Mansoor Khan, Glamsham Editorial
Send to Friend


Meri Aawaaz Hi Pehchan Hai...

Continuing with our special series on legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar's 84th Birthday, we bring you yet another fascinating fact from her life!

On 21st March, 1974, Lataji got the rare honour to sing in Royal Albert Hall of London, which up till then had never permitted ANY INDIAN to perform! It's reported that about six thousand tickets were purchased by only Pakistanis residing in London! Plus fans from Paris, Canada, Germany flew down to attend the show, which went packed-houses. Lata sang around 21 songs of which two were in Marathi composed by Hridayanath Mangeshkar, Lata's younger brother, and one each in Gujarati and Bengali. Lata climaxed the show with her patriotic 'best' - Aye mere watan ke logon...

Also Read:
The secret of Lata Mangeshkar's sweet voice

  


   Comments

 
 

 More on Glamsham


- Abbas' son Mustafa is a huge fan of this Khan - News
- Arbaaz Khan celebrates father-in-law's birthday with Malaika - News
- Ayesha Takia is back in shape and how! - News
- Badri Varun and his Dulhania Alia indulges in PDA - News
- BAYWATCH poster: Meet Priyanka Chopra as the red hot Victoria Leeds - News
- Bollywood Box Office Report Of The Week: 23th February 2017 - News
- Bollywood's SHAHENSHAH says his famous dialogue to the Queen - News
- EXCLUSIVE: Nana Patekar candidly speaks about Priyanka Chopra, movies and love stories! - News
- Hiten Tejwani's movie date with wife Gauri - News
- Huma Qureshi first Indian actress to go live on social media in London - News
- Iulia Vantur & Salman Khan avoid each other at an event - News
- Iulia Vantur's attire grabs eye balls at this event - News
- 'Jolly' Akshay Kumar'advocates' Ayurved for healthy body - News
- MACHINE trailer keeps the audience on tenterhooks - News
- PHILLAURI's modern-desi wedding song of the year 'Whats Up' is here - News

   News Archives

A Fifth Quarter Infomedia Pvt. Ltd. site.