Bollywood actor Neil Nitin Mukesh, remembered his late legendary grandfather- singer Mukesh on his 95th birth anniversary on Thursday. Taking to his Twitter deal with, Neil shared a monochrome image of his legendary grandfather and together with it, he penned a heartfelt be aware for him. Quoting the evergreen tune of the enduring singer ‘Kal Khel Me Hum Ho Na Ho’ from the cult classic- ‘Mera Nam Joker’, Neil tweeted, “Kal khel Mein Hum Ho Na Ho Gardish Mein Taarein Rahenge Sada. Today is My Beloved Grandfather, Mukesh jis, 98th Birth Anniversary. He just isn’t amongst us, however ur love for him and his iconic songs have stored him alive. I really feel blessed & honoured to hold on his legacy. #Mukesh98.”
Mukesh, proclaimed as ‘Voice of the millennium’, is without doubt one of the iconic singers who was thought-about among the many hottest and acclaimed playback singers of the Hindi movie trade within the 60s.
Amongst the quite a few nominations and awards he received, his tune ‘Kai Baar Yuhi Dekha Hai’ from the movie ‘Rajnigandha’ (1973) received him the National Film Award for Best Male Playback Singer. He was amongst one of many legendary high three playback singers, he even sang for Dev Anand and was the primary voice of Dharmendra, Sanjeev Kumar, Rishi Kapoor, and Rajesh Khanna.
Mukesh was additionally standard as being the voice of actors Raj Kapoor, Manoj Kumar, Feroz Khan, Sunil Dutt, and Dilip Kumar. ‘Kya Khoob Lagti Ho’, ‘Jeena Yaha Marna Yaha’, ‘Mera Joota Hai Japani’, are a couple of of his iconic songs.
Meanwhile, Neil’s father and Mukesh’s son- Nitin Mukesh can be an acclaimed playback singer recognized for his work with notable music administrators like Mohammed Zahur Khayyam, Laxmikant Pyarelal, Bappi Lahiri, Rajesh Roshan, Nadeem Shravan, Anand Milind throughout the Eighties and Nineties.
He has lent his voice to many iconic Bollywood songs together with Anil Kapoor’s ‘My Name is Lakhan’ and has voiced for actors like Manoj Kumar, Shashi Kapoor, Anil Kapoor, Jackie Shroff, and others.