Lata Mangeshkar acted in more than 8 films before she become the queen of music?

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Published by vipulsipani on 06 Feb 2022

Veteran singer and vocalist of the film industry Lata Mangeshkar has passed away. The whole country is immersed in sorrow. Lata’s songs immortalized her forever. But do you know that Lata Mangeshkar, who ruled your hearts, has also acted in many films. Let us know the important things related to her life.

Got rejection due to thin voice

It is said that at the time when Lata Mangeshkar entered the Bollywood industry as a playback singer, she was rejected at that time, because at that time heavy voice singers like Noor Jahan and Shamshad Baigum dominated. Lata’s voice was considered too thin for that time.

Lata Mangeshkar acted in more than 8 films

It is also said in many media reports that Lata Mangeshkar has acted in many films before becoming a playback singer. According to reports, when Lata Mangeshkar’s father died in the year 1942, the entire responsibility of the family fell on her. To fulfill the needs of the family, Lata Mangeshkar acted in films. According to the reports, Lata acted in more than 8 films from 1942 to 1948. But she did not get success from any of her films.

How did Lata Mangeshkar become the queen of music?

When Lata Mangeshkar did not get success in films, she debuted as a playback singer in a Marathi film, but her debut song was removed from the film. The name of this song was Naachu Yaa Gade, Khelu Saari Mani Haus Bhaari. The song was composed by Sadashivrao Nevrekar for the Marathi film Kitty Hustle in 1942.

Lata has spread the magic of her voice in thousands of songs. “Gale Lag Jaa”, Bhigi Bhigi Raaton Mein…, Tere Bina Zindagi Se…, Ajeeb Dastan Hai Ye…, Ek Pyar Ka Nagma Hai… are some of the ever green hits of legendary singer. RIP Lata ji.

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