Lata Mangeshkar will celebrate her 82nd birthday with the Hridaynath Award as part of their 75th year celebrations. One of the most unforgettable voices of the film industry, Lata has a career spanning over seven decades and has even been awarded the Bharat Ratna.
Hridayesh Arts have instituted a lifetime achievement titled ‘Hridaynath Award’ for individuals who have reached the summit of excellence in their chosen field and Lata Mangeshkar will be the first recipient of the honour. Amitabh Bachchan will present the award to the singer on her birthday today (September 28) in Mumbai with filmmaker Yash Chopra as the guest of honour.
The ceremony will be accompanied by a musical tribute by Suresh Wadkar, Kavitha Krishnamurty, Sudesh Bhosle, Sadhana Sargam, Shaan, Sunidhi Chauhan and Sonu Nigam.