Manna Dey
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1919-05-01
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Manna Dey

Biography

Prabodh Chandra Dey (1 May 1919 − 24 October 2013), known by his stage name Manna Dey, was an Indian playback singer. He debuted in the film Tamanna in 1942, by this song "Upar Gagan Bishal" and went on to ...

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Biography

Prabodh Chandra Dey (1 May 1919 − 24 October 2013), known by his stage name Manna Dey, was an Indian playback singer. He debuted in the film Tamanna in 1942, by this song "Upar Gagan Bishal" and went on to record more than 4000 songs from 1942 to 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.

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Yeh Raat Bheegi Bheegi
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Chori Chori: Jahan Main Jaati Hoon
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Chori Chori: Jahan Main Jaati Hoon
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Aaja Sanam Madhur Chandni
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Aaja Sanam Madhur Chandni
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Pyar Hua Ikrar Hua
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Pyar Hua Ikrar Hua
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Pousher Kachcha Kachchi
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Pousher Kachcha Kachchi
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Tujhe Suraj Kahu Ya Chanda
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Tujhe Suraj Kahu Ya Chanda
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Ae Mere Pyare Watan
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Ae Mere Pyare Watan
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Tu Pyar Ka Sagar Hai
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Tu Pyar Ka Sagar Hai
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Manna Dey Biography

Prabodh Chandra Dey (1 May 1919 − 24 October 2013), known by his stage name Manna Dey, was an Indian playback singer. He debuted in the film Tamanna in 1942, by this song "Upar Gagan Bishal" and went on to record more than 4000 songs from 1942 to 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.

Dey sang in all the major regional Indian languages, though primarily in Hindi and Bengali. His peak period in Hindi playback singing was from 1953 to 1976.

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