Noted playback singers Kumar Sanu and Shailendra Singh and music-composer duo Anand-Milind can be conferred with the National Lata Mangeshkar Award for various years, an official stated on Tuesday.
They can be offered the distinguished award on Wednesday (September 28), the start anniversary of the late legendary singer, at her birthplace Indore.
Singh, who has made a particular place within the coronary heart of music aficionados together with his distinct voice in 1970-1980 a long time can be given the Lata Mangeshkar Award for 2019, whereas Anand-Milind who’ve composed music for over 200 movies, can be conferred with the honour for 2020.
Sanu, who lent his velvet voice to quite a few fashionable songs within the Nineteen Nineties, can be given the award for 2021, the official stated.
The final Lata Mangeshkar Award operate was held on February 7, 2020, after which the occasion couldn’t be organised due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Officials knowledgeable the award is given for selling excellence within the space of sunshine music yearly by the Madhya Pradesh authorities’s tradition division.
It carries a money prize of Rs two lakh and a quotation.
Earlier recipients included Naushad, Kishore Kumar and Asha Bhosle.