Few songs never get old. It just feels like they were released yesterday. If you love the voices of Kishore Da, or Lata Mangeshkar, or Mohammad Rafi, then here are the top 10 evergreen hits that you need to be listening to.
PAL PAL DIL KE PAAS
Kishore Kumar’s voice gave life to this song. Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas featured in the 1973 film Blackmail. The soothing melody and rhythm of this song can cheer up your mood on a sad day. Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas tries to convey that a man will never forget the woman he loves. This song stars Rakhee and Dharmendra.
MERE SAMNE WALI KHIDKI MEIN
This song depicts the love of a man for his neighbour. Sung by Kishore Kumar, this song featured in the film Padosan. The lyrics of Mere Samne Wali Khidki Mein was written by lyricist Rajendra Krishnan and stars Saira Banu and Sunil Dutt. This romantic song was released in the year 1986.
YEH DOSTI HUM NAHIN TODENGE
This song on friendship will touch your heart and make you feel nostalgic. Yeh Dosti Hum Nahi Todenge is from the iconic film Sholay that features Amitabh Bachchan and Dharmendra. This song was written by lyricist Anand Bakshi and was sung by Kishore Kumar and Manna Dey.
This song admires beauty and portrays a plethora of emotions. Sung by Mohammed Rafi, this song features Rajesh Khanna and Nanda. People love this song for its lyrics and was a part of the movie The Train that released in the year 1970.
IN ANKHON KI MASTI
In Ankhon Ki Masti was sung by legendary Asha Bhosle and featured in the film Umrao Jaan. Rekha was the heart and soul of this song. Asha Bhosle won the National Film Award for the Best Playback Singer for In Ankhon Ki Masti. The transitional music is the highlight of this song.
KHAIYEKE PAAN BANARASWALA
This song was a super-hit during the late 1970s and became world-famous. Khaiyke Paan Banaraswala was sung by Kishore Kumar and he won the Filmfare Award for the Best Male Playback Singer. Anjaan was the lyricist of this song that featured in the film Don. This is one of Amitabh Bachchan’s evergreen songs.
EK DO TEEN
This evergreen number from Tezab will make you get on your feet and dance. Madhuri Dixit dances effortlessly in this song. Sung by Amit Kumar and Alka Yagnik, this song was also recreated in Baagi 2. With over 111 million views on youtube, this song has one of the best soundtracks of all time.
MERE SAPNO KI RAANI
This song featured in the film Aradhana and starred Sharmila Tagore alongside Rajesh Khanna. This romantic hit was sung by Kishore Kumar and was released in the year 1969. Anand Bakshi was the lyricist of Mere Sapno Ki Raani and this song has managed to amass over 137 million views on YouTube.
Holi feels incomplete without this song. Rang Barse continues to be loved by people from all generations and its lyrics were written by Harivansh Rai Bachchan. Amitabh Bachchan’s energy and enthusiasm in this song was widely admired. Rang Barse was featured in the movie Kabhie Kabhie that was released in 1981.
JUMMA CHUMMA DE DE
Sung by Kavitha Krishnamurthy and Sudesh Bhonsle, this song managed to garner mass appeal from the audience and went on to become a super-hit. Jumma Chumma De De features Amitabh Bachchan and Kimi Katkar. This song was a part of the movie Hum that released in the year 1990.