Comments on: Shamshad Begum: A tribute to a voice long gone http://blogs.reuters.com/india/2013/04/24/shamshad-begum-a-tribute-to-a-voice-long-gone/ Perspectives on South Asian politics Thu, 02 Jun 2016 08:03:22 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: Ashok_Vaishnav http://blogs.reuters.com/india/2013/04/24/shamshad-begum-a-tribute-to-a-voice-long-gone/comment-page-1/#comment-28154 Thu, 25 Apr 2013 05:04:34 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/india/?p=9378#comment-28154 The passage of time does seem to obliterate all memories. So, fading from public memory is, but, a natural process.
However, the fact, that her passing away has been taken due note at all possible mass media, people able to rattle off at least few ‘most’ (still surviving) songs, itself is the recognition of indelible mark that Shamshad Begum’s singing has left on the world, of Hindi Films, the mark strong enough to lend her voice in immortality that is well-deserved.

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