B-towners wish Lata Mangeshkar on her birthday
The tweets have been flowing in to wish the singing diva a happy b-day
She has voiced the signature tune of Yash Raj Films and is one of the most respected and loved singers of Bollywood. As is the trend these days, many celebs have wished the nightingale on a micro-blogging site. Filmmaker Karan Johar posted a message, “I had the privilege and honour of working with her on K3G…happy birthday to the eternal and ethereal voice of india…the legend…LATAJI.” Music director Vishal Dadlani tweeted, “Happy Birthday to @mangeshkarlata Ji, the absolute Queen of pitch and expression, the definitive voice of India.” Neil Nitin Mukesh kept it short: “Happy birthday Lataji !” Boman Irani, who was busy conducting his Bollywood quiz, tweeted, “In all the confusion forgot to wish Lataji, A very happy birthday!!!!!!”Filmmaker Sujoy Ghosh made a confession by tweeting, “Lata Mangeshkar’s birthday today. I’m a diehard Asha Bhonsle fan but nobody sings better than Lata Mangeshkar. No question about it.” Riteish Deshmukh said, “Wishing one of our greatest ever @mangeshkarlata ji a very happy birthday-we all love u n thank you for d music that’s a part of our lives.” An emotional Madhur Bhandarkar said, “Wishing u LATADIDI many many happy returns of the day..May LORD bless u with prosperity and happiness forever!!!” Everyone loves Lataji – so do we. We wish her a long and happy life with lots of music.
First Published: 4.39 PM IST 09.28.2011