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Who is the greatest playback singer in India ? Ghantasala Venkateshwara Rao or Mohd. Rafi.

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Asked by sripada vasu, 02 May '08 10:46 am
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Rafi and only rafi
Answered by parag tyagi, 11 Apr '10 01:02 pm

 
  
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Mohd. Rafi.
Answered by anupama kumar, 02 May '08 10:48 am

 
  
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Mohd.rafi.....Ghantasala....has few drawback in lower notes
Answered by thyagarajan mahadevan, 02 May '08 10:47 am

 
  
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Ghantasala Venkateshwara Rao
Answered by guruchawla, 02 May '08 10:47 am

 
  
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Kishore kumar
Answered by Saloni M, 02 May '08 10:51 am

 
  
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The one and Only Rafi......Rafi saehb was a unique creation of God ,if God once again tries to create another Rafi he can't.
Answered by sudhir dwivedi, 15 Sep '12 01:02 am

 
  
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Ghantasala is the greatest singer the country has ever produced. All types of songs, padyams, slokams etc. have been sung by this great legend with a unique effect, which no other singer had did. Ghantasala possessed the most majestic and melodious and sharp voice which enveloped all other southern singers. K J Yesudas, spb were all there along with ghantasala, but not could stand before him in the south. Regarding rafi, there are similar numbers in hindi and telugu sung by rafi and ghantasala respectively for e.g. kuhu kuhu in suvarna sundari and chal ud ja re panchi etc. where ghantasala has a clear cut edge over rafi. Rafi cannot whatsover sing ragas similar to ghantasala, no doubt about it. so ghantasala is the greatest.
Answered by musician, 03 Nov '08 03:41 pm

 
  
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It is undoubtedly ghantasala venkateshwara rao. Rafi is the second.
Answered by srivas, 02 May '08 11:13 am

 
  
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Rightnow its Sonu Nigam and Shreya Goshal.. All time Rafi, RD Burman, Lata Mangeshkar, Kishore
Answered by Santhosh pv, 02 May '08 10:50 am

 
  
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One can not compare Orange with Apple
Answered by Bestvision, 02 May '08 10:48 am

 
  
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