ASHA BHONSLE

  • There were no disputes between Gulzar bhai and Pancham: Asha Bhosle April 16, 2014

    Mumbai: From the time she sang 'Ghar jayegi tar jayegi doliyaan chadh jayegi' for Gulzar in 'Khushboo', Asha Bhosle has shared a very special rapport with her Gulzar bhai who has been named for the coveted Dadasaheb Phalke Award. She feels it has gone to the "very deserving artist". "When I...
  • Salman Khan, Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle to campaign for Bappi Lahiri? April 2, 2014

    Kolkata: Thanks to the star-spangled nominations by top political parties, West Bengal is set to witness a Bollywood extravaganza during the election campaign. Famed music composer Bappi Lahiri, contesting the Lok Sabha polls on a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ticket, is likely to bring in Bollywood superstar Salman Khan and melody...
  • 'D Day to 'David': 10 films which deserved more appreciation at the box office December 31, 2013

    Mumbai: Episodic film 'David' or heartwrenching motherdaughter drama 'Mai' or rare medical thriller 'Ankur Arora Murder Case' are some of the cinematically superlative films, but they failed to click at the box office. Here is a list of 10 such films that deserved better viewership and appreciation than what they got: David:...
  • 15 Oscarnominated films to be screened at IFFI November 19, 2013

    Panaji: The 44th edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI) that kicks off tomorrow here will screen 15 Oscarnominated films from world over. "We will be screening 15 Oscar nominated movies this time," film festival director Shankar Mohan said. Since 2011, the films that have won award in...
  • Indian Cinema's Greatest Voice: Mukesh August 15, 2013

    We ask you to choose the greatest among the golden voices of Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, Mohammad Rafi, Mukesh and Kishore Kumar. ...
  • Indian Cinema's Greatest Voice: Kishore Kumar August 15, 2013

    We ask you to choose the greatest among the golden voices of Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, Mohammad Rafi, Mukesh and Kishore Kumar. ...
  • Indian Cinema's Greatest Voice: Asha Bhosle August 15, 2013

    We ask you to choose the greatest among the golden voices of Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, Mohammad Rafi, Mukesh and Kishore Kumar. ...
  • Indian Cinema's Greatest Voice: Lata Mangeshkar August 15, 2013

    We ask you to choose the greatest among the golden voices of Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, Mohammad Rafi, Mukesh and Kishore Kumar. ...
  • Indian Cinemas Greatest Voice: Mohammad Rafi August 15, 2013

    We ask you to choose the greatest among the golden voices of Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, Mohammad Rafi, Mukesh and Kishore Kumar. ...
  • My daughter's death has defeated me: Asha Bhosle January 31, 2013

    Singer Asha Bhosle will soon be seen making her acting debut, playing the role of a mother in 'Mai'. Asha says it brought back memories of losing her own daughter Varsha last year. ...
  • Lata Mangeshkar: I had declined 'Ae mere watan ke logon' January 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Reminiscing about the song that continues to resound at patriotic celebrations in the country, veteran singer Lata Mangeshkar, who sang it live 50 years ago to an audience comprising leaders of India's freedom struggle, says she had initially refused to be a part of it. "Who thought this song would...
  • 'David', 'Mai', 'Listen...Amaya'; Offbeat films on offer this Friday January 29, 2013

    New Delhi: No hardcore romance and no ribtickling humour the first Friday of February has three offbeat Hindi films releasing in theatres. 'Mai...', 'David' and 'Listen... Amaya' each film has a different flavour to offer. However, there is a common thread between 'Mai..' and 'Listen... Amaya'. Both are about...
  • Ashaji will surprise in 'Mai': Padmini Kolhapure January 16, 2013

    Mumbai: One of the best performers of her time, Padmini Kolhapure has teamed up with Asha Bhosle in 'Mai' and says that the legendary singer will surprise everyone. If 'Mai' marks Asha Bhosle's acting debut, it is also Mahesh Kodiyal's first film as a director. About he the plight of a woman...
  • Bollywood welcomes Ganpati, celebrates Ganesh Utsav September 20, 2012

    Maharasthra's biggest festival is on and like every year, this year too Btown ushered Lord Ganesh in style. ...
  • MNS threatens to disrupt 'SurKshetra' shooting August 31, 2012

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) has warned TV channels Colors and Sahara to stop airing the programme 'SurKshetra' that features Pakistani vocalists or face 'consequences'. "We are against (TV) channels who invite Pakistani singers. It is their tactic to create controversies and hence gather more TRPs," said Amey Khopkar, president...
  • Surkshetra: IndoPak singing reality show to begin August 31, 2012

    The show attempts to bring the best vocal talents from India and Pakistan and will be judged by Indian singing legend Asha Bhonsle along with Abida Parveen from Pakistan and Runa Laila from Bangladesh. ...
  • Don't do TV show with Pak artists: MNS to Asha August 31, 2012

    Mumbai: Raj Thackerayled MNS has issued a diktat to the Colors TV channel not to broadcast a show on September 8 when noted singer Asha Bhosle will sing with Pakistani vocalists and threatened to disrupt the shoots of the channel if it airs the programme. The film wing of the Maharashtra...
  • Budding singers can't match the legends: Anu Malik May 31, 2012

    Mumbai: Even as there are a number of budding artistes, there is no match for veteran singers like Lata Mangeshkar or Mohammed Rafi, noted musician Anu Malik has said. "There can never be another Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhosle, Kishore Kumar and Mohammed Rafi...they are in different league. No one can be...
  • Music Maestros: Remembering OP Nayyar January 21, 2012

    An exceptional music composer, whose peppy numbers delighted music lovers through the fifties and the sixties, OP Nayyar was also known for his unpredictable temperament that often led to stormy relationships with the people he worked with. ...
  • Sachin deserves the Bharat Ratna: Asha Bhosle November 1, 2011

    Bhopal: Singing legend Asha Bhosle has endorsed master blaster Sachin Tendulkar for the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian honour, while her sister Lata Mangeshkar is pitching for Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan. In reply to IANS query as to who should be given Bharat Ratna Amitabh or Sachin, she said: "I...
  • Asha Bhosle enters Guinness World Records October 21, 2011

    New Delhi: Singing legend Asha Bhosle entered the Guinness World Records Thursday for the most single studio recordings. The 78yearold has reportedly recorded up to 11,000 solos, duets and chorusbacked songs in over 20 Indian languages since 1947. Asha, who has evergreen numbers like 'Dum maro dum', 'Mehbooba mehbooba' ('Sholay'), 'Piya...
  • My songs still remain mine, says Asha November 27, 2010

    Rajeev Masand talks to the evergreen singer Asha Bhonsle about cover versions of her old songs in movies like 'Once Upon A Time In Mumbai' by other singers and how these affect the singer. ...
  • Michael Jackson beats them all August 27, 2010

    The late king of pop Michael Jackson has been voted as the most influential music icon in the past 50 years in a worldwide poll conducted by CNN. India's Asha Bhonsle made it to the longlist of top 20 singers. ...
  • Asha Bhonsle demands her rights as singer September 19, 2009

    Legendary playback artiste demands stringent copyright laws. ...
  • Asha Bhonsle turns 76, says lots to do yet September 8, 2009

    New Delhi: Singer Asha Bhonsle, who has enthralled music lovers the world over with her scintillating voice and a career spanning over 60 years turns 76 on Tuesday. The queen of melodies is strong as ever and plans to launch her grandson Chintu Bhosle's album featuring her in one of the...
  • Asha Bhonsle and Gulam Ali back in action October 18, 2008

    Mumbai: Friday saw the launch of the album Generations. The album brings together Veteran singers Asha Bhosle & Ghulam Ali. Its elating to hear these two veteran singers in one album, as Asha Bhosle & Ghulam Ali come together after 25 long years to recreate the magic with their new...
  • Asha Bhonsle to sing for Dev Anand's new film October 12, 2008

    Mumbai: It's an alliance that has created some of the most memorable songs in Bollywood and now they are back together after almost three decades. The last time they worked together was when Asha Bhonsle sang the number Jab chahe mera jadooo in Dev Anand's 1980 hit, Lootmaar. Now she is...