Natu Chudasama, was very
much around to click some
Surprised at her extremely soft and low
voice, I wondered how she sang those high notes.
Yet she was charming and answered all
questions with calm composure.
Even some controversial ones!
My friend and photographer, Natu Chudasama,
was very much around to click some great photos
and I was astonished when he posted this one on
Facebook yesterday as it brought a flood of
and thrilled, I
wondered what could be
the reason for this call.'
In those days of black, rotary telephones at
my home, just image that early one morning I got
a call and – wonder of wonders! - Lata was on
Astounded and thrilled, I wondered what could
be the reason for this call.
But she said she wanted to get my advice if
she should sing a song in Swahili – the language
of Kenya – during her concert in the evening.
Certainly, I replied.
It will be a major hit!
And she sang ‘Malaika’ to bring the