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Asha Bhosle

Asha Bhosle is an Indian Singer.

She is a playback singer in several Indian films and private albums. Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar is her elder sister.

Personal Biography

Asha Bhosle was born on September 8, 1933. She started her career in 1943 and has spanned over six decades.

Asha Bhosle and her elder sister and singer Lata Mangeshkar live in the same building in different flats at Peddar Road.

Vasha Bhosle

Varsha Bhosle is Asha Bhosle's daughter. She was a freelance journalist and is divorced. Varsha attempted to commit suicide twice in 2008 and 2010 by consuming heavy dose of sleeping pills. She was taken to the hospital during those times and was saved.

Varsha Bhosle, 56, committed suicide at their Peddar Road residence in Mumbai on 8 October 2012. She shot herself in the head at around 12:30 pm. The police has cordoned off the entire area. According to the police, Varsha shot herself twice and no suicide note was found from the spot. Asha is in Singapore at the time of incident attending a function.

The pistol used to end her life belongs to Asha Bhosle and was reportedly lost 30 years ago.

Asha Bhosle in News

Shafqat Amanat Ali to Initiate Legal Action Against EMI Pakistan For Defamation and Fake Claim Of Copyright
Business Wire IndiaEMI Pakistan has unjustifiably claimed copyright ownership over the lyrics and musical composition of a popularly known ghazal “Dil Dharhakne Ka Sabab Yaad Aaya”. The ghazal has been sung by Shafqat Amanat Ali in his recently released album “Muh Dikhai”. The album was released in March 2015 with a video for one of the nine songs featuring Ali himself

Vipul Mehta wins Indian Idol 6
Vipul Mehta wins a contract to record his own music album

Hema Malini, Asha Bhosle back anti corruption crusaders
The anti-corruption movement has not only electrified the masses in India, but also drawn the attention of Bollywood stars like Hema Malini and veteran singer Asha Bhosle who extended their support for the cause led by social activists Anna Hazare and Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev.

Artistes perform on music composer Hridaynath Mangeshkar's birthday
Young musicians showcased their talents on the occasion of renowned composer Hridaynath Mangeshkar's 73rd birthday here on Tuesday.

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