Kanchan Biography (Wikipedia)
Kumari Kanchan Dinkerao Mail (March 16, 1950 – July 26, 2004) was an Indian singer best known as part of the husband-wife group Babla & Kanchan. This group was popular throughout the Caribbean.
Some of her popular songs are:
Filmfare Best Playback Singer, Female for Laila O Laila, Qurbani
Kanchan means "gold" in Hindi. Kanchan (e.g. Yashodhara B. Kanchan) is also a surname mostly used in the southern part (Mangalore) of India by fisher-folks.