“No one can sing like my beloved grandfather, legendary Mukesh ji:” Neil Nitin Mukesh
During an interaction with a fan, Neil Nitin Mukesh revealed that while he could sing, but can never compete his legend grandfather
Neil Nitin Mukesh is an Indian actor, who appears in Hindi-language films. Born to singer Nitin Mukesh, and the grandson of legendary Mukesh.
Well, recently Bollywood actor Neil Nitin Mukesh was asked by a fan if he has the same flair for singing like his father Nitin Mukesh and his grandfather, Mukesh. He said that while he could sing, no one could sing the way his late grandfather could.
A fan on Twitter shared a throwback video of Neil’s special appearance as a child actor in the titular song of 1989 Govinda starrer movie ‘Jaisi Karni Waisi Bharnii’. The song was crooned by Neil’s father Nitin Mukesh. With the video, the fan tagged Neil and wrote, “You looked so cute during your childhood. Can you sing like #NitinMukeshJi and #MukeshJi?”
To this, the 39-year-old actor replied that he can sing but not ‘like’ his father and grandfather.
“Thank you so much. And to answer your question. No one can sing like my Beloved grandfather, legendary Mukesh Ji or my father, Nitin Mukesh Ji. But I do sing (not a bathroom singer),” with a few emoticons.
His grandfather Mukesh is declared as ‘Voice of the millennium’, is one of the iconic singers who was considered among the most popular and acclaimed playback singers of the Hindi film industry in the 60s.
Neil’s father Nitin Mukesh is also an celebrated playback singer known for his work with notable music directors like Mohammed Zahur Khayyam, Laxmikant Pyarelal, Bappi Lahiri, Rajesh Roshan, Nadeem Shravan, Anand Milind during the 1980s and 1990s.