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|Full Name at Birth||
Prabodh Chandra Dey
94 (age at death) years
1st May, 1919
24th October, 2013
|Place of Death||
|Music Genre (Text)||
Playback singing, Filmi, Qawwali, Ghazals, Classical, Rock and roll
Vocalist, Vocals, harmonium, tabla, sitar, tanpura
Kishore Kumar, Asha Bhosle, Lata Mangeshkar, Geeta Dutt, Mohammad Rafi
Prabodh Chandra Dey (1 May 1919 − 24 October 2013), known by his stage name Manna Dey, was an internationally acclaimed Indian playback singer, music director, musician and Indian classical vocalist. He is considered one of the most versatile and celebrated vocalists of the Hindi film industry. He was one of the playback singers credited with the success of Indian classical music in Hindi commercial movies. He debuted in the film Tamanna in 1942. After the song "Upar Gagan Bishal" composed by S D Burman he saw success and went on to record more than 4,000 songs till 2013. The Government of India honoured him with the Padma Shri in 1971, the Padma Bhushan in 2005 and the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 2007.