Long before there was Adele rolling in the deep, setting fire to the rain, and fixing your broken heart, we had Jagjit Singh saheb being the perfect companion over a jaam or two, healing our wounds, giving voice to shattered souls.

Here are 15 classics by Jagjit Singh that need to be on every Hindi music lover's playlist.

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And while you are at it, you HAVE TO listen to him perform Laara Lappa. One of my absolute favs.

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