PB Srinivas Award for Nightingale of India
The nightingale of India Lata Mangeshkar has been awarded the prestigious PB Srinivas Memorial Lifetime Achievement award for her contribution towards the music .The playback singer has been constituted by PB Srinivas’s family and the Kalasudha Trust to honour the luminaries from the world music.
This award has been presented by another legendary playback singer, SP Balasubramaniam at her residence in Mumbai. Incidentally, PB Srinivas was the first telugu singer to sing with Lata Mangeshkar. Lata Mangeshkar recollected her association with PB Srinivas and expressed her happiness on being honored with the award.