Asha Bhosle is one of the most iconic and super-hit singers of the 90s. She is best known for her playback singing in Indian cinema. The evergreen Bhosle has been singing playback in Hindi films for nearly seven decades. She has also entered into the Guinness Book of World Records for recording over 11,000 songs in 20 different languages.
Asha Bhosle was born in the small hamlet of Maharashtra into the musical family of Deenanath Mangeshkar. She sang her first film song '"Chala Chala Nav Bala" for the Marathi film Majha Bal (1943). At the age of 16, she eloped with 31-year-old Ganpatrao Bhosle, marrying him against her family's wishes.
The Government of India honoured her with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 2000 and the Padma Vibhushan in 2008. She is the sister of "Swar Kokila", Lata Mangeshkar.
As Asha Bhosle is celebrating her 87th birthday today, here are 5 of her most iconic Bollywood songs that will move youback into the amazing journey of 90s Era.
1. Jhoote Naina Bole, Lekin.. (1990)
2. Tanha Tanha, Rangeela (1995)
3. Kahin Aag Lage, Taal (1999)
4. Radha Kaise Na Jale, Lagaan (2001)
5. Pyaar Mein Dil Pe Maar De Goli, Mahaan (1983)