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Pandit Bhimsen Gururaj Joshi (Kannada : ಪಂಡಿತ ಭೀಮಸೇನ ಗುರುರಾಜ ಜೋಷಿ. Marathi: पंडित भीमसेन जोशी) was a Hindustani classical singer of the Kirana gharana. Apart from being an expert in khayal singing , he was also adept in the presentation of thumris, songs from plays, or devotional compositions. He also sang for several films.

Joshi was born in 1922 into a Brahmin family in Gadag, Karnataka. At the age of 11, against his…

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  • Indeed the greatest vocalist ever! His version of Raga Kaunsi Kanada is trance inducing especially Vilambit Ek taal. Mesmerising!!!!!
  • R.I.P.
  • LEGEND. He made a hell of a mark.
  • What a legend! One of the greatest vocalists of all times. You will forever through your music. R. I. P.
  • RIP...
  • uh huh!
  • Best singer ever.
  • Haha, "familiar even to the musically illiterate"
  • Bhimsen Joshi - спасибо!
  • tag it as Indian Classical

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