Jagjit Singh The Ghazal King – (8 February 1941- 10 October 2011)
Be it romance or heartbreak, one man whose voice can convey both the expressions really well is Jagjit Singh, the “Ghazal King”. The Padma Bhushan awardee gained acclaim together with his wife, another renowned Indian ghazal singer Chitra Singh. The government of India released a postal stamp in his honor in February 2014.
On the occasion of his 77th birth anniversary, let’s enjoy some of the most melodious ghazals by Jagjit Singh.