In easy to read chapters, with extensive references and links to get you to know all there is to know about Kishore Kumar's Early life, Career and Personal life right away.
A quick look inside: Jawad Ahmed - Biography, Alisha Chinai - Career, List of people from West Bengal - Modern, Sandip Ray - Career, Heera Panna - Crew, Karz (film) - Soundtrack, Kishore Kumar - Personal life, R. D. Burman - Initial successes, Radio Ceylon - The Hindi Service, Tanishaa Mukerji - Family background, Kishore Kumar - 1970s and 1980s, Kaala Patthar - Awards and Nominations, List of Indian Actors - K, Karz (film) - Awards and nominations, Man Pasand - Music, Yodel - Outside Europe and North America, Filmfare Award for Best Male Playback Singer - Superlatives, Waheeda Rehman - Acting career and personal life, Dum Maro Dum (song) - Picturization, Lata Mangeshkar - 1980s onwards, Bappi Lahiri - Career history, Vyjayanthimala - 1961-63: Reigns Supreme in Hindi, Anuradha Paudwal - Biography, Laxmikant-Pyarelal - Relationship with leading singers, Derek Bose, Asha Bhonsle - Partnership with music directors, Kavita Krishnamurthy - Playback singing, Kiss Kiss, Bang Bangalore - Plot, Dev Anand - Break and the 1950s, Dev Anand - Critical appraisal, Don (1978 film) - Crew, Aschorjo Prodip - Soundtrack, Deewaar (1975 film) - Crew, Filmi - Playback singers, Sharda Rajan Iyengar - Career, Anu Malik - Collaborations, Sulakshana Pandit - Personal life, Sanjay Gandhi - Involvement in politics and government, Asrani - Career, and much more...
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