Kishore Kumar's 86th birth anniversary
Kishore Kumar's: The legendary singer has near-dominated the Hindi music industry for several decades.
Despite stiff competition from other singers, Kishore made an impact on the music scene of the country, largely owing to his signature style and unique voice.
Not just in Hindi, Abhas Kumar Ganguly, better known as Kishore Kumar, made his mark in several other Indian languages. Bangla, Marathi, Assamese, Gujarati, Kannada, Odia have all seen Kishore Kumar immortalising certain songs. Had this singer been alive today, he'd have turned 86.
Here, re-live some of Kishore today: