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15 songs of #KishoreKumar that will make you MISS him more!
He is still unmatched and here’s why…
Kishore Kumar, the man whose voice can stir something in us even today, would have been a year older if he was alive. Click here to read more
Kishore Kumar 85th birth anniversary: 5 lesser known facts about Bollywood’s versatile legend!
A man of many facets, this actor, singer, writer producer was in the limelight for almost four decades
Kishore Kumar was a man of many moods and moments and so despite being a public figure there were many layers of this versatile legend that were not known to his fans. Like, it wasn’t Rajesh Khanna, but Kishore Kumar who was the original choice to play Anand in Hrishikesh Mukherjee’s 1971 film. Here’s a look at five lesser known facts about Bollywood’s Yodeling king… Click here to read more
Kishore Kumar’s most memorable songs
Kishore Kumar has been the voice for almost every actor spanning generations — from Dev Anand in the ’50s to Rishi Kapoor in the ’80s.
His amazing ability to modulate his voice to suit the respective actor was what made him a rare talent. On his 82nd birth anniversary we look at the magic he created with some of them, the magic that lives on… Click here to read more
Kishore Kumar, happy birthday!
The legendary singer, who sang about 2,900 songs through his career, inspires Bollywood artistes even today, so many years after his death
Born on August 4, 1929, Kishore Kumar became one of India’s most loved and respected singers, apart from being one of the most entertaining actors of his time. He is said to have done playback for around 2,648 Hindi movie songs, and his numbers are some of the most played on the radio even today. But did you know that during the Emergency (1975 to 1977), Kishore’s songs were banned (by Sanjay Gandhi) from being played on All India Radio because he had refused to sing at the Congress rally? To learn more such interesting facts and to test your knowledge about the singer, take our quiz….Click here to read more
Nagesh Kukunoor: ‘Mod’ is an unusual Bollywood love story
Critically acclaimed Bollywood filmmaker Nagesh Kukunoor in a chat about his latest film Mod and how he wants to make action, crime and sci-fi films in the future
In Bollywood, love stories are more common than anything else. So why would someone want to watch Mod? What is so special about it?
Well, Mod is a love story but it is not the kind you see in Bollywood today. For me love stories work only when characters are mismatched and the journey of falling in love is equally important if not more than the actual act of falling in love. If you as the audience already know yes these two people are already made for each other then the fun is lost, but if the characters are quirky as it is in Mod you wonder that how are these two people going to come together. Having said that, there is also an element of mystery associated with the film. Click here to read more
Happy Birthday, Kishore da!
“Who said I’m crazy. The world is crazy; not me.” – Kishore Kumar
Today is the 82nd birth anniversary of actor-singer-lyricist-composer-director-scriptwriter-producer Kishore Kumar and he continues to live within us, through the wonderful numbers he sang, and that have immortalised him for generations to come. Click here to read more