Category Archive: Tribute to Jagjit Singh

Tribute to Legend Jagjit Singh


Poetic Interventions

Ghazal maestro Ghulam Ali talks about friend Jagjit Singh and his Bollywood debut The year was 1976, when poetry played a significant role in our lives. “There was poetry, music and there was… Continue reading

Hariharan pays tribute to late Jagjit Singh

Singer Hariharan has an interesting titbit to relate about the late Jagjit Singh. “Once I was listening to a ghazal sung by him called Saamne Hai Jo Usse… He had sung it so… Continue reading

Last few meetings with Jagjit Singh were interesting

… says Jassi about his last few meeting with Jagjit Singh Jasbir Jassi made a mark in the 90’s which was the era of Punjabi pop music. He is one of the few… Continue reading

Jagjit Singh Most Searched Celeb in Mobile Videos

NEW DELHI: Ghazal king Jagjit Singh, who passed away last month, has emerged as the most searched male celebrity in a latest Global Video Insights Report by Vuclip, an independent mobile video service.… Continue reading

Jagjit Singh Voice of the Ghazal A Tribute

Jagjit Singh was born in Sriganganagar in Rajasthan Feb. 8, 1941. Jagjit’s first school was an Urdu-medium primary where the children sat on the floor — an index of the fact that his… Continue reading

Jagjit Singh Wanted to Buy Property in Rajasthan

The Ghazal legend is no more but his legacy will live on. After Jagjit Singh’s last musical concert in Jaipur in July-2010, the ghazal maestro expressed his desire to buy property in Jaipur.… Continue reading

48 Hours Before Jagjit was Rushed to ICU!

Shamir Tandon, one of the very talented music directors of Bollywood remembers Jagjit Singh as a humble and down to earth persona. “Just two days before he was admitted to the ICU never… Continue reading

Jagjit Singh Obituary

Indian Singer, He Brought Ghazal Music to a Global Audience One of the oldest musical genres, the ghazal, originated in the Middle East in the sixth century before finding a permanent home in… Continue reading

Ghazal Loses its Favourite Son

Jagjit (jag ko jeetne wala- One who wins over the world) Singh surely lived up to his name. He won the audience world over with his vocal prowess. It’s hard to believe that… Continue reading