Music maestro A R Rahman is all set to receive yet another honour for the melodious musical compositions created by him over the span of two decades. Rahman will be conferred with the Hridaynath Mangeshkar Award on October 26 in Mumbai.
The music composer has previously won many accolades including the prestigious Academy Award (Slumdog Millionaire) and over four Filmfare awards. On the other hand, Hridaynath Mangeshkar award is named after one of the most celebrated musicians and father of renowned singers Lata Mangeshkar and Asha Bhonsle. The first award in this category was presented to Hridaynath’s daughter Lata and later celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Sulochana Tai went on receive this honour.