Kishore Kumar has done it all, from being an actor to being the mesmerising soul singer & being the golden voice of top stars like Rajesh Khanna & Dev Anand. He was born in a Bengali family in Madhya Pradesh who ventured into Bollywood once his elder brothers namely Ashok Kumar & Anoop Kumar became known names in Hindi cinema.
Can you believe Kishore Kumar hated acting? Well, but born with an unmatchable and unbeatable voice, he was meant to give people the gift of his voice. With the street smart songs, the yodelling, his voice brought expressions to music powerfully capturing all emotions. He died in 1987 leaving behind his music and songs for us to cherish.
Here are pictures from his life in the music and movie studios with biggest of names like Dev Anand, Rajesh Khanna, Amitabh Bachchan, RD Burman, Rafi, Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, Satyajit Ray, and many many more-