Celebs at Jagjit Singh’s funeral service. Jagjit Singh is an Indian ghazal singer. Known as “The Ghazal King”, he received popularity together with his wife, another renowned Indian ghazal singer Chitra Singh. Together, they’re famous in the 1970s and the 1980s as the first ever successful husband-wife pair act in the history of recorded Indian music. He has sung in Punjabi, Hindi, Urdu, Bengali, Gujarati, Sindhi and Nepali languages. He was honored India’s 3rd best civilian honour, the Padma Bhushan, in 2003.