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Ravi Shankar Daughters: Norah Jones and Anoushka Shankar Pictures

By Deena Bustillo on
Norah Jones' father Ravi Shankar died Wednesday at the age of 92 after battling upper-respiratory and heart issues over the past year. The famed sitar player spent most of his life making music and was a celebrated musician all over the world. He was most recently nominated for a Grammy for World Music for 2013.Shankar is survived by his wife, Sukanya Shankur and two daughters, fellow muscian Anoushka Shankar and Norah Jones. His son, Shubhendra, died in 1992.Shankar recently performed at a...Read Full Story

Ravi Shankar Wife: Sukanya Rajan Shankar Picture

By Deena Bustillo on
Indian musician Ravi Shankar passed away Wednesday after battling upper-respiratory and heart issues over the past year. The 92-year-old sitar player is survived by his wife, Sukanya Shankur and two daughters, fellow muscian Anoushka Shankar and Norah Jones. His son, Shubhendra, died in 1992.Shankar had nearly 10 decades of making music and was honored with three Grammys during his lifetime. He also worked closely with the late Beatles star George Harrison in the '70s and beyond. In later...Read Full Story