Tuesday, May 26, 2020 | Last Update : 01:09 PM IST

63rd Day Of Lockdown

Maharashtra52667157861695 Tamil Nadu170828731119 Gujarat144686636888 Delhi140536771276 Rajasthan73004056167 Madhya Pradesh68593571300 Uttar Pradesh64973660169 West Bengal38161414278 Andhra Pradesh2886189256 Bihar273773313 Karnataka218270544 Punjab2081191340 Telangana1920116456 Jammu and Kashmir166880923 Odisha14386497 Haryana121380216 Kerala8975326 Assam549634 Jharkhand4051484 Uttarakhand349584 Chhatisgarh292670 Chandigarh2661874 Himachal Pradesh223634 Tripura1981650 Goa67190 Puducherry49170 Manipur3640 Meghalaya15121 Nagaland300 Arunachal Pradesh210 Mizoram110 Sikkim100

Ranu Mondal gives statement on Lata Mangeshkar's view about her voice

THE ASIAN AGE
Published : Sep 15, 2019, 5:39 pm IST
Updated : Sep 15, 2019, 7:25 pm IST

Ranu recorded three songs for Himesh in Happy Hardy and Heer

Ranu Mondal and Lata Mangeshkar. ( Photo Source: Instagram)
 Ranu Mondal and Lata Mangeshkar. ( Photo Source: Instagram)

Mumbai: Anyone can become a singer or a superstar. Ranu Mondal became an overnight sensation after she sang Lata Mangeshkar’s song ‘Ek Pyaar Ka Nagma Hai’. She might have got an opportunity as a singer in the film industry but veteran singer Lata Mangeshkar has opinions on the same.

The one who gave the ‘nightingale of Ranaghat’ fame was Atindra Chakraborty who found her singing melodiously on Ranaghat station. Post this “Tera Suroor” singer Himesh Reshammiya recognized her talent and offered her a chance to sing in ‘Superstar singer’ reality show whose theme music composer is Himesh.
When Lata Mangeshkar, the original singer of ‘Ek Pyaar Ka Nagma Hai’ from Shor was asked on her views she said, “Agar mere naam aur kaam se kissiko bhala hota hai toh main apne-aap ko khush-kismat samajhti hoon (If anyone gets benefited from my name and work then I feel fortunate). But I also feel imitation is not a reliable and durable companion for success. By singing my songs or Kishoreda’s (Kumar), or (Mohd) Rafi Saab’s, or Mukesh Bhaiyya or Asha’s (Bhosle) numbers, aspiring singers can get short-term attention. “Be original. By all means sing the evergreen songs by me and my colleagues. But after a point the singer must seek and find his or her own song,”

Renu reacted on the comments in a very positive way. She gave the interview to Navbharat Times where she reported saying, “Lata ji ki umar ke hisab se mai choti thi, hu aur aage ja kar bhi rahungi.. Bachpan se unka awaz pasand hai. (As far age is concerned, I was younger to her and will always remain her junior. I have loved Lataji’s voice since childhood).”

Ranu recorded three songs for Himesh in Happy Hardy and Heer which is a Hindi romantic movie. The utmost favorite for the masses being ‘Teri Meri Kahani’.

Tags: ranu mondal, lata mangeshkar, himesh reshammiya, happy hardy and heer, internet sensation ranu mondal
Location: India, Maharashtra, Mumbai (Bombay)
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT