Famous Indian singer widely taken into consideration probably one of the most precious playback singers in Hindi film history. He earned a complete of six Filmfare Honours during his profession and was granted the renowned Padma Shri from the Indian authorities. He shifted to Bombay in 1944, where he got his big break adding vocals towards the film “Pehle Aap.” He was called Best Singer from the Millennium by Hero Honda and Stardust Journal in 2001. He was wedded twice and got four sons and three daughters. He collaborated with famed composer R.D. Burman for the 1977 film “Hum Kisise Kum Naheen,” that he won one of is own many Filmfare Honours for Greatest Male Playback Vocalist.