Well-known singer Lata Mangeshkar left for her heavenly abode on February 6. She breathed her last at Breach Candy Hospital. Numerous VIPs including Prime Minister Narendra Modi and celebs paid tribute to her. She was laid with full state honours at Shivaji Park, Mumbai. Widely known as the 'Nightingale of India' was one of the most loved singers and had worked with numerous generations.
Recently, another well-known singer Lucky Ali also paid tribute to her and stated that the void she has left will never be filled. Lucky Ali wrote on Twitter, “The passing of our LataBai … has left an emotional and moral gap which will be hard to fill by anybody else.. she was a her own person and her work and life proved that. Whether it was singing for our nation or motivating the soldiers, or a long lost love or a deep loneliness.” Amitabh Bachchan had also written a blog for her and mentioned, “She has left us... The voice of a million centuries has left us .. her voice resounds now in the Heaven!”
Lata had recorded songs in over 36 Indian languages, including Hindi, Marathi, Bengali and foreign languages. She received several awards and honours throughout her career.