Legendary singer Asha Bhosle will be turning 83 today. On this special occasion actress Radhika Apte came forward to give Asha Tai a tribute for her melodious years of contribution in Bollywood.

Asha Bhosle, sister of Nightingale of India ( Lata Mangeshkar), is known for her versatility and is among the most popular singer across generations with countless hit songs in various genres.

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Hindustan Times report says, Veteran Singer will be given tribute by Apte who will be performing at a public event today on her popular songs from Namak Halaal ,Sagar and many more.

Phobia actress confirmed the news sharing her excitement" If there is one thing I am passionate about besides acting, it's dancing. I am excited about paying tribute to someone like Asha Tai. I will be performing on some of her beautiful songs." she told HT.

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A source further reveals “Radhika is trained in contemporary dance. She took a professional course in dance form in London (UK). The actor will pay tribute to Ashaji by dancing on her popular tracks such as ‘Aaj rapat jaye to’ (Namak Halaal; 1982), ‘Jaane do na’ (Saagar; 1985), etc. Radhika will perform with choreographer Terence Lewis. The duo will showcase a mix of contemporary and Latin dance forms. The performance will take place on September 8.”

Radhika Apte will next be seen in a national award winning film Parched set to be released on 23rd September. 

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