Playback legend Lata Mangeshkar has shared an emotional write-up, remembering her late brother-in-regulation Rahul Dev Burman on his 81st start anniversary on Saturday.
RD Burman, or Pancham as he was commonly regarded to lovers and close friends, was married to Mangeshar’s sister Asha Bhosle.
In a Fb post, Mangeshkar wrote: “?Namaskar. Apne pyare sangeet se aur acche swabhaav se sab ka dil jitnewale RD Burman, yaane Pancham, ki aaj jayanti hai. Pancham apne pitaji se bahut pyar karta tha. Pancham ka aur mera rishta bahut anokha tha, woh jab bhi khush hota ya dukhi hota, toh apni mann ki baatein mujhe bataaya karta tha. Pancham ki yaad mujhe hamesha aati hai. Pancham aur uska sangeet hamesha sunnewalon ke dilon par raaj karta rahega aisa mera vishwas hai (Today is the delivery anniversary of RD Burman, aka Pancham, who gained everyone’s hearts with his wonderful tunes and good conduct. Pancham utilised to really like his father a good deal. Pancham and I shared a special bond, any time he was pleased or upset, he would open up to me. I feel of him until now. I believe that, Pancham and his tunes will continue on to rule the hearts of audio enthusiasts eternally).”
Lata Mangeshkar also shared the tune “Tujhse naraaz nahin zindagi”, composed by RD Burman, which she sang for the 1983 film “Masoom”.
On Friday, Asha Bhosle experienced tweeted announcing that she would be talking about her late partner on her YouTube channel as part of the sequence “Moments in Time” exactly where she will be sharing a lot more tales from her daily life just about every week.
“27th June is Panchams(Shri Rahul Dev Burman) 81st Beginning Anniversary and in his memory and as a tribute to his musical genius, I shall converse about a single of his most iconic tunes that has created him everlasting,” reads the tweet.