Remember the songs Ye mera dil pyaar ka deewana or Piya tu aab to aaja or Aao na gale lag jaao na? Then fleeting images of cabaret queen Helen dancing to these numbers will surely come to your mind. The voice behind such great numbers was that of Asha Bhonsle’s. The Helen- Asha Bhonsle combination had also been an immensely hit pair and the two of them have delivered some hit songs for the audience to cherish even after so many years.
Asha Bhonsle fondly addressed as Asha Tai is one of the most celebrated Indian playback singers. She has sung in over thousand films in a career which spans over six decades. She is the sister of eminent playback singer Lata Mangeshkar. Having done numerous shows all over the country and also abroad, the singer has proved her versatility in the field of singing and has become an ageless voice that has inspired many budding singers. The singer was recently in Kolkata for the special episode shoot of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa’s show Gaane Gaane Tomar Mone. The special episode was shot to celebrate the singer’s 81st birthday.
The special episode shoot was done at Purple Movie Town studios. This episode shoot was made even special with the presence of cabaret queen Helen who had danced her heart out to numerous songs sung by Asha Bhonsle in many a film. Eminent singers like Hariharan, Alka Yagnik, Kumar Sanu were also present on the shoot of this special episode.
The special episode will be aired on Zee Bangla on Asha Bhonsle’s birthday on the 8th of September.
Do not miss to watch the two legends on stage. A rare opportunity for the audience indeed!!