Today is the birthday of our Pankaj Udhas, who rules the hearts of people due to his velvety voice in Bollywood. Pankaj Udhas, a Ghazal singer who ruled the hearts of music lovers all over the world, was born on this day on 17 May 1951 in Jetpur near Rajkot, Gujarat in a Gujarati landlord family. Pankaj Udhas spread the magic of his voice in many popular songs due to his brilliant and melodious voice in many films.
Let us tell you that Pankaj Udhas is known for popularizing Ghazals along with legendary Ghazal singers like Talat Aziz and Jagjit Singh, who are among the legendary Ghazal singers of Bollywood. You know about Pankaj Udhas's famous song 'Chitti Aai...', which is still hummed among everyone. This famous song of Pankaj Udhas from the 1986 film 'Naam' in which we saw two Bollywood veteran actors Sanjay Dutt and Kumar Gaurav.
Apart from this, Pankaj Udhas has presented his brilliant singing skills in many other films. His father's name was Keshubhai Udhas and mother's name was Jituben Udhas. His elder brother Manhar Udhas is a well-known playback singer and his other elder brother Nirmal Udhas is also a Ghazal singer. There was already an atmosphere of music in the house. In such a situation, his interest also increased towards music. He started singing at the age of seven. Apart from films, Pankaj Udhas has also recorded many albums. Pankaj Udhas has also been honored with Padma Shri. Pankaj Udhas has given a new height to Indian music.