iPlayer Radio What's New?
Listen
On Now : The News Quiz
Series 84 - Episode 8
Image for Distant Divas

Listen now 28 mins

Listen in pop-out player

Last on

Sat 31 Oct 1998 23:00 BBC Radio 4 FM only

Duration:
28 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 31 October 1998

Kate Mosse celebrates the magical voice of playback singer Lata Mangeshkar, who has dominated the Indian film music industry over the past 50 years and has regularly appeared in the Guinness Book of Records as the most recorded singer on the planet.

Credits

Presenter
Kate Mosse
Interviewed Guest
Amit Roy

Broadcasts

Featured in...

  • Radio 4 On Music

    From Armstrong to Zappa - music documentaries from the Radio 4 archive.

Radio 4 on Music

Radio 4 on Music

Re-releasing music documentaries from the Radio 4 Archive.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss