Popularly referred to as ‘The King of Ghazals’ music maestro Jagjit Singh has an indelible influence on Classical Indian music type ghazal. Born as Jagmohan Singh on February 8, 1941, Singh is credited for making ghazals well-liked within the lots. He began his profession in 1966 as a playback singer with the movie Bahuroopi and since then has made his viewers fall in love together with his melodies.
Singh loved each recognition and important acclaim. The legendary singer additionally sang in duos for a lot of albums together with his spouse and singer Chitra Singh. His spouse, nonetheless, gave up singing after the tragic loss of their 18-year-old son in a automobile accident.
Singh was awarded the distinguished Padma Bhushan in 2003 for his extraordinary contribution to the music business. The music maestro handed away in October 2013 after struggling a mind haemorrhage in September in the identical yr.
Below are some tweets from Twitterati celebrating the delivery anniversary of the music luminary.
— Dr Hari Om (@dr_hariom_ias) February 8, 2021
Happy eightieth Birthday #JagjitSingh ji!
“Jinhone Jag Jeeta apni Aawaaz se”
I really feel fortunate that I grew up listening to his musical genius. It has formed me into the artist that I’m at this time. His encouragement, his singing suggestions that he gave me & his Blessings will at all times stick with me pic.twitter.com/0Yf3dkr3cx
— Harshdeep Kaur (@HarshdeepKaur) February 8, 2021
Every time i hearken to Jagjit singh though the track is a cheerful track, there’s one half of me that feels unhealthy for the tragedies in his life. I suppose that is the ability of good music.#jagjitsingh
— Sadanand Shenoy (@sshenoy48) February 2, 2021
Music is therapeutic to me. Any temper, any state of affairs, music has helped me escape.
But I really fall in love with music as a result of of you #JagjitSingh Saaheb.
Your ghazals at all times take me to some place past this world.
I used to be lucky sufficient to hearken to you reside.
Always remembered 🙂
— Khaanabadosh फनकार (@MitraGadhvi) February 8, 2021
The music maestro handed away in October 2013 after struggling a mind haemorrhage in September in the identical yr.