Kishore Kumar

Kishore Kumar was a popular Bollywood playback singer. He was also an actor, producer, composer, lyricist, director and screenwriter. He is often regarded as one of the most successful singers in Indian film industry. Kishore has sung in many languages apart from Hindi including – Marathi, Bengali and Urdu. He has won 8 Filmfare awards for Best Male Playback Singer category . He also holds of winning a maximum number of Filmfare awards in the category. Kishore Kumar was born

in Khandwa (Madhya Pradesh) to father Kunjalal Ganguly and mother Gouri Devi. Kishore has sung for many actors including Rajesh Khanna and Amitabh Bachchan. The singer married four times. His second wife was actor Madhubala. Director Anurag Basu is currently working on an official biopic based on the life of legendary singer which stars Ranbir Kapoor.

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Kishore Kumar 90th birth anniversary: Lesser-known facts about the legendary singer

On his 90th birth anniversary today, here are some of the lesser-known facts about the legendary singer who will continue to be celebrated for his melodious voice and timeless tracks.

The Kapil Sharma Show: A musical evening with Kishore Kumar's family

Kishore Kumar's wife Leena Chandavarkar along with her sons Amit and Sumit Kumar will grace The Kapil Sharma Show today.


On Kishore Kumar's 89th birth anniversary, here's a throwback at some of his best songs

On Kishore Kumar's 89th birth anniversary, here's remembering his divine voice through ten of his best songs.

Lata Mangeshkar on Kishore Kumar's birth anniversary: Kishore da is always missed

On Kishore Kumar's 88th birth anniversary, the Indian nightingale and legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar remembers him, saying, he was as good a person as a singer. She also shared with her fans her first playback with Kishore Kumar.

Civic authorities ask partial razing of Kishore Kumar's house

The bungalow, "Gaurikunj", is located in Bombay Bazaar area of Khandwa, about 250 kms away from the state capital. Kishore Kumar and his actor brothers Ashok Kumar and Anoop Kumar had spent their formative years in the one-storey building.

Top 10 songs of Kishore Kumar: Kishore Kumar video songs from Ajnabee, Kudrat, Mere Jeevan Sathi, Kalakaar

Kishore Kumar was a rare combination of various kinds of talents. He was Bollywood's playback singer, actor, lyricist, composer, producer, director, and screenwriter. Till date, he remains one of the most successful personalities of the Hindi film industry. Here are his most famous songs.


From Amitabh Bachchan to Yodelling: The A to Z of the legendary Kishore Kumar

Kishore Kumar, along with R D Burman, formed a formidable team which ensured a chartbuster whenever they came together.

Meri Pyaari Bindu stars Ayushmann Khurrana, Parineeti Chopra, Mohd Rafi and Kishore Kumar. The stars open up

Meri Pyaari Bindu: Ayushmann Khurrana and Parineeti Chopra's film is loaded with nostalgia, Kishore Kumar and Mhd Rafi are also part of the star cast.

Kaabil's Haseeno Ka Deewana vs Big B's original: Urvashi Rautela gives you reason to groove, watch full video

In Kaabil's new song 'Haseeno Ka Deewana', Urvashi Rautela gives a dose of nostalgia.

Kishore Kumar, the singer who hated acting

Though he came to Mumbai to pursue a career, Kishore Kumar always longed to quit the whole showbiz life and move to Khandwa.

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Kishore Kumar's 90th birth anniversary: Rare photos of the legendary singer-actor

Kishore Kumar was one of a kind due to his sheer versatility. On his birth anniversary, let's take a look at some rare pictures of the legendary singer-actor.