In Mumbai Lata Mangeshkar who is a Melody Queen remembered her long association with noted Bollywood music R D Burman who has died on January 4, 1994. His last work was seen in ‘1942: A Love Story’, which was released after his demise well known as Pancham Da her long association with noted Bollywood music on his 21st death anniversary.
Lata Mangeshkar who is a 85-year-old singer has collaborated with Burman on several hit songs like ‘Agar Tum Na Hote’, ‘Aaja Piya Tohe Pyar Doon’, ‘Mere Naina Sawan Bhadon’, ‘Raina Beeti Jaye’, ‘Tujhse Naraz Nahin Zindagi’ among others.
She said “Today is the 21st death anniversary of RD Burman. He was such a talented artiste… He used to compose songs and could also sing very well himself. He loved to try different methods and techniques while composing songs.”I pay an emotional tribute to such a great artiste,” Mangeshkar posted alongside the links of two of her favourites songs composed by Burman- ‘Tere Bina Jiya Jaye Na’ and ‘Bhao Mein Chale Aao’.