Academy award winner AR Rahman made his presence at the inaugural edition of the Global Indian Music Awards (GIMA) held in Mumbai.
On this platform ace singer Lata Mangeshkar received Lifetime achievement award which is presented by AR Rahman and Asha Bhonsle together. Both the sisters Lata Mangeshkar and Asha Bhonsle have shared the stage after a long time.
AR Rahman on sharing his happiness and said, “If my father would have been alive today, he would have really felt nice. My mother used to tell me that my father had a picture of Lataji in a white sari.”
“After getting up in the morning, he used to look at that and compose songs. I’m so happy that I got the opportunity of presenting this award to her,” he added.