Renowned Kathak dancer Pt Birju Maharaj was recently honoured with Ustad Chand Khan Lifetime Achievement award for taking forward the legacy of the Kalka-Bindadin Gharana of Lucknow and promoting the art form around the world.
Singer Lionel Richie bagged the Lifetime Achievement award at the BET Awards. Pharrell Williams introduced the tribute to Richie, which included clips of the singer`s career. Afterward, John Legend sang a medley of Richie`s `Hello` and `Still`, reportedly.
Ace archer Deepika Kumari was on Thursday named Sportsperson of the Year while cricket legend Rahul Dravid was conferred with the Lifetime Achievement award at the India Sports Awards being Presented by FICCI here Thursday.
Amitabh Bachchan, who was honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 20th Annual Screen Awards, says he does not have any words to thank the film industry for the grace and honour given to him.