Gauhar Jaan (Hindi: गौहर जान) (1873–1930) was a female Indian singer (of Thumri, a form of light classical song).. and dancer or a tawaif from Calcutta. She was one of the first performers to record music on 78 rpm records in India .
* 1 Early life and background * 2 Career * 3 India's first-ever record * 4 Restoration & release * 5 Further reading * 6 Contemporaries * 7 References
Early life and background
Gauhar Jaan was born as Angelina Yeoward in… read more
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