RD Burman

Virender Sehwag reveals RD Burman's melodious song which he frequently sung while batting

Virender Sehwag reveals RD Burman's melodious song which he frequently sung while batting

Viru took to Twitter to wish legendary singer RD Burman on his birthday and also revealed the song which he frequently sung while batting.

Jun 27, 2017, 11:07 AM IST
When RD Burman composed 'Ek Ladki Ko Dekha' in front of Sanjay Leela Bhansali

When RD Burman composed 'Ek Ladki Ko Dekha' in front of Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Among his several memorable tracks, RD Burman's "Ek Ladki Ko Dekha" still rings fresh and filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali was present as the 'song director' when the love-ballad was composed.

Jan 03, 2017, 15:49 PM IST
Biopic on Kishore Kumar, RD Burman shouldn't be made: Naseeruddin Shah

Biopic on Kishore Kumar, RD Burman shouldn't be made: Naseeruddin Shah

Bollywood actor Naseeruddin Shah feels biopics on musical legends Kishore Kumar and RD Burman should not be made as commercial filmmakers will end up "ruining" them.

Aug 24, 2016, 11:20 AM IST
Bollywood celebrities recall Rahul Dev Burman on his 77th birthday

Bollywood celebrities recall Rahul Dev Burman on his 77th birthday

Born in Kolkata on June 27, 1939, Burman had died at the prime of his career in Mumbai on January 4, 1994, aged 54.

Jun 27, 2016, 14:16 PM IST
Watch: ‘Sa Re Ga Ma Pa 2016’ RD Burman special- Asha Bhosle gets nostalgic

Watch: ‘Sa Re Ga Ma Pa 2016’ RD Burman special- Asha Bhosle gets nostalgic

Asha Bhosle sang this beautiful song to pay tribute to her late husband RD Burman.

Jun 27, 2016, 12:50 PM IST
Google pays musical tribute to Bollywood legend RD Burman on his 77th birth anniversary! - See pic

Google pays musical tribute to Bollywood legend RD Burman on his 77th birth anniversary! - See pic

Today, 27th June, 2016, marks his 77th birth anniversary and search engine giant Google, not one to forget, has adorned its homepage with its trademark doodle, as a tribute to the late maestro.

Jun 27, 2016, 08:27 AM IST
Nightingale Lata Mangeshkar reminisces RD Burman's music!

Nightingale Lata Mangeshkar reminisces RD Burman's music!

The Nightingale of India - Lata Mangehkar - took to micro blogging site Twitter to pay tribute to legendary RD Burman on his 22nd death anniversary.

Jan 04, 2016, 13:54 PM IST
TV star Pearl V Puri wants to pay tribute to RD Burman

TV star Pearl V Puri wants to pay tribute to RD Burman

TV actor Pearl V Puri, who is currently playing Abeer in the show “Phir Bhi Na Maane..Badtameez Dil”, wants to pay tribute to late music composer R.D. Burman by incorporating any one of his songs in a party sequence in the show.

Jul 29, 2015, 19:31 PM IST
Mamata remembers RD Burman on 76th birth anniversary

Mamata remembers RD Burman on 76th birth anniversary

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee paid homage to Indian music legend RD Burman on his 76th birth anniversary on Saturday, saying he was a "magician of melody".

Jun 27, 2015, 16:12 PM IST
Celebs wish RD Burman on 76th Birthday

Celebs wish RD Burman on 76th Birthday

The legendary RD Burman would have been 76 today. The music director par excellence is an icon in the music industry who has left behind a legacy of compositions which musicians even today take inspiration from. 

Jun 27, 2015, 14:19 PM IST
Remembering Pancham: The man, the musician, the legend

Remembering Pancham: The man, the musician, the legend

 His death in 1994 left a void in the Indian film music industry, but even over two decades later, R.D. Burman's lilting melodies and soulful tunes continue to inspire and influence musicians and music aficionados alike, members of the fraternity say.

Jun 26, 2015, 18:57 PM IST

Found my inspiration from a 'besura' singer: Harmeet Singh

Most present day singers would say they are inspired by legends like Lata Mangeshkar, Kishore Kumar and Mohammad Rafi, but Harmeet Singh of the Meet Bros Anjjan trio says he was inspired by a discordant singer, whom he saw on TV during his college years.

May 23, 2015, 21:09 PM IST
Treat for RD Burman fans, courtesy Zee Classic

Treat for RD Burman fans, courtesy Zee Classic

A musical concert dedicated to the life and times of iconic Bollywood composer, the late R.D. Burman regaled his fans with his hit songs.

Jan 21, 2015, 14:02 PM IST
Lata Mangeshkar remembers Pancham da on death anniversary

Lata Mangeshkar remembers Pancham da on death anniversary

Melody Queen Lata Mangeshkar remembered her long association with noted Bollywood music director R D Burman, affectionately called Pancham Da, on his 21st death anniversary.

Jan 04, 2015, 12:17 PM IST
Asha Bhosle sings again for Bengali films

Asha Bhosle sings again for Bengali films

Legendary singer Asha Bhosle has lent her voice in a Bengali movie after long eight years, for a situational song in Sanjay Nag's 'Parapar'.

Oct 31, 2014, 18:14 PM IST
Reality shows fail to produce playback singers: Asha Bhosle

Reality shows fail to produce playback singers: Asha Bhosle

Octogenarian singer Asha Bhosle Monday said musical reality shows bring out talented crooners, but they fail to churn out solid playback singers.

Sep 15, 2014, 19:50 PM IST
Asha gives contemporary twist to old RD Burman songs

Asha gives contemporary twist to old RD Burman songs

Giving a fresh touch to old Bengali songs by the late R D Burman, evergreen singer Asha Bhosle has re-recorded some of those songs.

Sep 15, 2014, 19:27 PM IST

Robin Williams: The death of a clown

“Death is paying a debt to nature. The big sleep. God’s way of saying, `Slow down.`”

Aug 13, 2014, 16:43 PM IST

Bollywood singers pays tribute to Pancham da during concert

Several Bollywood singers including Harshdeep Kaur, Vinod Rathod and Babul Supriyo paid a musical tribute to maestro RD Burman to commemorate his 75th birth anniversary.

Aug 02, 2014, 16:51 PM IST

Mamata pays homage to R.D. Burman

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee paid homage to legendary composer Rahul Dev Burman, fondly called Pancham Da, on the occasion of his 75th birth anniversary Friday.

Jun 27, 2014, 19:25 PM IST