All-time relaxing power doze is said to be music! India has been proved at time itself than our music is very soulful, pure and rich. Our Indian musicians are blessed and have proved in any form of music whether its classic, folk and pop . The top 5 musicians of India of all time are described below
1. A.R. Rahman: A.R. Rahman (Allah Rakha Rahman), is an Indian composer, singer-songwriter, music producer, musician and philanthropist. His talent has been applauded worldwide for his work in the movie “Slumdog Millionaire” by getting nominated for “The Oscars”. His some fine works are the album “Vande Mataram”, his work in various movies like Rockstar, Rang de basanti, Roja, Bombay and many more. Not only in Hindi he has worked in many different languages which is quite appreciable.
His musical pieces are quite touchy to the deeper places in the human heart. Whether its from film Roja to Rockstar his music has charmed the audiences. He has won two Academy Awards, four National Awards, fifteen Filmfare Awards etc(https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_awards_and_nominations_received_by_A._R._Rahman). At present he is one of the world’s all- time best selling recording artists
2. Zakir Hussain: He is a famous composer with a great history in the music field. He composed lots of albums and soundtracks that soon became hits. This youngest table maestro has a tremendous capability of putting the beat to every millisecond of passing moments. His beats are pure bliss for the listeners. Around globe, his performances are famous and as well in our India, he is a national treasure. His beats have done some great musical pieces also with the collaborations, including shakti, planet drum with Mickey Hart and many more works. He is a Padma Bhusan and Padma Shree recipient.
3.Jagjit Singh: He is known as ‘ Gazal King’. He was renowned Indian singer, writer, the musician.While the first critics were not encouraging, soon he managed to conquer his audience. He achieved incredible success with his pure soulful and fascinating voice in several genres of music. Not ending with this, he also was good enough in ranging from romantic melodies, sad compositions, and devotional hymns. Inspite of losing his only son, he continued to sing and attract an audience with communicating with the deepest human emotions through his art.
4. Ustad Bismillah Khan: With the very first our very famous musician, Ustad Bismillah Khan who played a Shehnai and create breathtaking pieces of music and also able to grasp the touch of Indian culture through his music art. Through his inspirational creativity, he radically changed the peoples’ perception of shehnai. He is an iconic figure in Indian music and made Shehnai a popular instrument through his music. He has played in national events in our national days. He is also honourable with Bharat Ratna, Padma Vibhusan and Padma Bhushan etc. At global level as well he fulfilled to mesmerised music lovers with his music. He also gained the Bharat Ratna, PadmaVibhushan, Padma Bhushan, Padma Shri awards.
5. Hari Prasad Chaurasiya: A master of flutist instrument who counted the best and greatest in North Indian Bamboo Flute. Inspite of a son of a wrestler, he gone against his father and secretly began learning in classical vocal music from his age 15 from his neighbour who kindled him well. He was influenced by the famous flutist Pandit Bholanath Prasanna of Varanasi and he began his innings into playing the flute under his guidance. He is honoured by Padma Shree and Padma Vibhushan recipient.Listening to his recording, we can only bring tomind the fundamental dimension of Indian music: the integration andsubordination of sound in space, time and circumstance. Listening to his recording we can bring to our mind the integration and subordination of sound in space, time and circumstances.
The aforementioned five personas marked Indian’s music industry and formulate the India’s culture concerning the music. They made incredible strides in enhancing and revolutionizing the music hence becoming popular worldwide!