Born:26 October 1937
- He is a music director from India.
- He is the only son of noted musician Deenanath Mangeshkar and younger brother of Indian music legends Lata Mangeshkar and Asha Bhosle.
- He is popularly known as Balasaheb in the music and film industry.
- He has composed songs in Marathi and Hindi.
- He has been the recipient of several awards throughout his career, such as the prestigious National Award at the hands of the President of India, the Lata Mangeshkar Award of Maharashtra state, and seven Maharashtra State Awards for Best Vocalist and Music Director/Composer.
- He was awarded the title pandit by the people of Maharashtra at the hands of Bhimsen Joshi and Jasraj. The Shankaracharya has conferred upon him the title Bhaav Gandharva.
- He was awarded Padma Shri by the Government of India in 2009.
- He received National Film Award for Best Music Direction for Lekin (1990).
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