The King of Ghazals Talat Mahmood was one of India’s foremost singing stars that gave India a perfect golden voice.

Image for post
Image for post

A popular Hindi film playback singer, and a little lesser known actor, Talat Mahmood ruled the Indian music industry for nearly four decades through his soft and mellow voice. With a stunning and acclaimed career to his credit, this celebrated legend was honored with several nicknames, such as ‘Velvet Voice of India’, ‘Man with the Golden Voice’, and a ‘Perfect Gentleman’.

Apart from being a highly-artistic singer, Talat was quintessentially romantic that revealed through his gentle looks, chivalrous manners, and quiet reclusivity. With over 800 songs to his credit, his fans love to listen to his songs till date with the same amount of interest and passion as they were when the songs released on the first day.

Like बॉलीवुड डायरेक्ट Bollywoodirect

Written by

Celebrating Cinema

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store