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Rafi was one of our greatest singers and I respect him. But instead she has ignited another controversy by saying Rafi had sent her a written apology after their disagreement over the issue of royalty for singers While Rafi didnt want royaltyLata insisted on it Its a matter of record that an angry Mangeshkar had parted ways with Rafideciding never to sing with him Rafis son Shahid has threatened to sue her for her unverifiable commentwhich brings up the question of why she chose to make it an issue now especially given that her position on royalty has recently been vindicated after a sustained campaign led by the writer Javed Akhtar and others The point that a creative work of art continues to belong to the artist as much as it belongs to the producer who finances itandas suchthe royalty must also go to the artisthas now been well taken The stand Mangeshkar took in the 1960s was at least 50 years ahead of time But those were the romantic dayswhen the creative fields were suffused with a certain idealism Rafi perhaps belonged to the old school that viewed art as art aloneand was content with earning only what it took for basic livelihood requirementsrather than pursuing music as a wealth-generating profession In those timesMangeshkars stand must have startled manysince the idea of creating art for money wasnt in tune with the norms of the time In hindsighthoweverboth stands look perfectly acceptablejust a matter of different perspectives So why does the dispute have any valence so many decades on Clearlythis was a question of not tolerating other view In the Mangeshkar-Rafi caserecords have it that it was she who took it to the other extreme by deciding not to sing with Rafi She preferred to suffer the loss of not singing with the greatest male singer of her times While insistence on royalty was a professional and modern ideashe also lost out on some of the best opportunities of the time to less proficient singers The record shows how singers like Suman Kalyanpuruntil then overshadowed by Mangeshkars overwhelming presencemoved in to sing some of the best duets with the inimitable Rafi More than Rafi or Mangeshkarperhapsit was a loss for connoisseurs and music directors who badly wanted them to sing duets again This eventually led to music director Jaikishan brokering peacepersuading them to collaborate again Rafi died an untimely death in 1980so his side of the story is not available But for Mangeshkarthe disagreement clearly lives on [email protected] For all the latest Opinion News download shlf1314n Express App More Related NewsWritten by Vivek Deshpande | Published: September 28 the government had proposed that the Durga puja management committees immerse all idols in one location and allow the DJB to aid them and “greatly reduce pollution”. the proposal isn’t new. Pointing to the earlier practice, especially around the pick-up points, 2017 4:31 am RJD Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav.Written by Santosh Singh | Patna | Updated: April 27 Kejriwal said that for work such as security and sanitation,” Talking about the issue of women’s safety.

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