RadioandMusic
| 31 Mar 2020
Saregama pays tribute Lata Mangeshkar with special signature edition on her 90th Birthday!
MUMBAI: Lata Mangeshkar has won millions of hearts with her golden voice and has been bestowed with several titles as Queen of Melody, Voice of the Nation, Voice of the Millennium and Nightingale of India amongst many others. To honour her contribution to the Indian music industry, Saregama has released an exclusive signature edition of Carvaan on her 90th birthday.
 
Saregama managing director Vikram Mehra says, “This signature edition is our tribute to the living legend for giving such soulful and evergreen music to generations.. Lata didi recorded her first song in 1942 with us and now on her 90th birthday we are so glad to launch this exclusive signature edition of Carvaan saluting her unparalleled body of work. It’s our way of saying Thank You to her for her priceless contribution to the music industry.”
 
This signature edition is an ensemble of her works cutting across various languages, genres, eras encompassing film, non- film, devotional and rare recordings of her live shows.
 
The best of her songs are pre-loaded into this signature edition further categorised into Languages, Specials and Eras. Lataji has lent her voice not only to Hindi melodies but to several regional languages like Marathi, Bengali , Gujrati, Punjabi amongst others and one can find all of them complied here . “Specials” comprises her live concerts, top 100, duets with legends like R.D.Burman, Laxmikant Pyarelal, Shankar Jaikishan, Madan Mohan, S.D.Burman, Naushad, Kishore Kumar and others. “Era” captures the magic created by Lata ji in different eras through her voice starting from 1940’s and going onwards of 1990’s. Entire collection has been curated with the help of extremely talented Baiju Mangeshkar.