Saturday, Dec 03, 2022

jagjit singh


When Jagjit Singh's father 'almost ended relationship' with singer for cutting hair and beard; he was barred from performance due to the new look

October 10, 2022 8:34 am

While Jagjit Singh's first record was being prepared for release, HMV asked for his photo that would be printed on it. This was when the late singer decided he doesn't want to be recognised as a Sikh singer who sings only Punjabi songs.

How Jagjit Singh made ghazals mainstream with simple Urdu lyrics and contemporary tunes

February 08, 2022 1:33 pm

On Jagjit Singh's birth anniversary, remembering the 'king of ghazals' and how he made his music sound fresh and contemporary for a younger generation.

Jagjit Singh was my guru, my life partner and above all my protector, writes Chitra Singh

October 10, 2021 9:30 am

Chitra Singh remembers Jagjit Singh on his 10th death anniversary. She writes that his admirers have demanded ‘Bharat Ratna for the supreme musician’.

When Jagjit Singh asked for Chitra's hand from her estranged husband: 'I want to marry your wife'

October 09, 2021 9:07 pm

On jagjit Singh's death anniversary, we take a look at the loving relationship ghazal maestro Jagjit Singh shared with his wife Chitra Singh.

Jagjit Singh was unhappy with his singing in Tum Bin's 'Koi Fariyaad,' Anubhav Sinha rejected 'sher' 81 times

July 14, 2021 8:39 am

Tum Bin's iconic ghazal "Koi Fariyaad" was dubbed several times by music maestro Jagjit Singh, until he felt convinced of his singing. The film was Anubhav Sinha's first Bollywood directorial.

PLAYLIST: Top 10 tracks of ghazal master Jagjit Singh

February 08, 2021 7:46 pm

From Jhuki Jhuki Si Nazar to Tumko Dekha To Yeh Khayaal Aaya, here are 'Ghazal King' Jagjit Singh's ten masterful tracks.

Remembering Jagjit Singh whose name will forever remain synonymous with ghazals

February 08, 2018 12:04 pm

On Jagjit Singh's 77th birth anniversary we revisit a list of his popular ghazals which gave vent to the feelings of many lonely hearts. Among his most memorable numbers were "Tum itna jo muskara rahe ho", "Hosh walon ko khabar kya" and "Tum ko dekha toh yeh khayal aya" among others.

Remembering Jagjit Singh: When the singer got a gift from man spying on him in Pakistan

February 08, 2017 12:45 pm

Remembering Jagjit Singh: It is Jagjit Singh's 76th birth anniversary, and it has been more than five years that he bid us all a goodbye.

Never wanted a comparison with the original film, says Tum Bin 2 actor Aashim Gulati

November 13, 2016 6:27 pm

Aashim Gulati debuts with Tum Bin 2, which also stars Neha Sharma and debutant Aaditya Seal in lead roles.

Musical ode to Jagjit Singh in Delhi on April 30

April 26, 2016 9:35 pm

Ghazal singer Zulfiqar A.K. Sabri will be paying tributes to many ghazal maestros, including late Jagjit Singh.