Adinath Hridayanath Mangeshkar , better known as Aadinath Mangeshkar, is an Indian singer. He is the third generation torchbearer of the Mangeshkar family and is known for being the son of the Indian music director Hridaynath Mangeshkar and nephew of the legendary Indian singer Lata Mangeshkar.
Aadinath Mangeshkar was born on Monday, 11 April 1960 (age 62 years; as of 2022) in Mumbai. His zodiac sign is Aries. Growing up in a family with a musical background, Aadinath developed a great interest in music at a young age. He began learning singing from his father, Hridaynath Mangeshkar, in childhood.
Height (approx.): 5′ 8″
Hair Colour: Salt & Pepper
Eye Colour: Black
Aadinath Mangeshkar belongs to a Marathi family of Goan origin.
Parents & Siblings
Aadinath Mangeshkar is the son of Hridaynath Mangeshkar (Indian music director) and Bharati Malvankar Mangeshkar (daughter of Marathi comedian Damuanna Malvankar). He has a younger brother, Vaijnath/Baijnath Mangeshkar (singer), and a younger sister, Radha Mangeshkar (singer).
Aadinath is married to Krishna Mangeshkar.
Aadinath’s grandfather, Pt. Deenanath Mangeshkar, was a well-known Marathi theatre actor, Natya Sangeet musician, and Hindustani classical vocalist.
He is the nephew of the popular Indian singers Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhosle, Usha Mangeshkar, and Meena Khadikar.
Aadinath began his singing career by performing on stage with his father. Subsequently, he lent his voice to many Hindi and Marathi songs. Some of his popular Marathi songs include Unhat Pivlya Nhavoo Chala (1982), Aapan Sare Ithech Rahu (1982), and Vechun Aanli Kadi Kadi (1982).
He has voiced many popular Hindi songs like Aao Bachcho Tumhen Dikhayen, Watan Ki Raah Mein, Tum Mile Dil Khile (2011), and Yeh Nain Dare Dare (2011).
Aadinath has been serving as the General Secretary of MIT Vishwashanti Sangeet Kala Academy, MIT-ADT University, Pune, since April 2013.
- Aadinath loves to spend his time with his family whenever he is free.
- In an interview, he shared that he liked singing devotional and patriotic songs.
- On 7 February 2022, Aadinath Mangeshkar performed a post-cremation ritual at Shivaji Park in Mumbai after his aunt Lata Mangeshkar‘s demise. He collected the ashes of Lata from the Shivaji Park crematorium in Mumbai, where she was cremated with full state honours. Reportedly, Lata was admitted to Mumbai’s Breach Candy hospital on January 8 after she was diagnosed with Covid-19 and pneumonia. Her health deteriorated subsequently, and she died on 6 February 2022.