By Vaishnavi Misra
The Indian music industry is incomplete without the immense contribution of legendary singer Kishore Kumar. He was not just a singer, but a mind-blowing actor, lyricist, composer, producer, director, screenplay writer, and scriptwriter.
As a versatile singer, he had sung in different languages, including Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, Assamese, Gujarati, Malayalam, and Urdu. He left behind a great body of work that is still very popular among people.
The Hindi cinema industry is still observing his old yet evergreen songs in movies. He sang in about 1500 films and entertained fans for decades. Undoubtedly, he was a man with a ‘Midas’ touch.
On 4th August, veteran singer Kishore Kumar marks his 92nd birthday. Even if he is not present with us today, his immense contribution continues to inspire us. Marking his birth anniversary, let’s walk down the lane of memories and intone some of his evergreen songs. Are you ready to witness this incredible musical journey?
Yeh Shaam Mastani
The song is from Rajesh Khanna starring Kati Patang. Kishore Kumar voiced the song and charmed the audience. The music is refreshing with beautiful lyrics.
Roop Tera Mastana
This song is from the movie Aradhana starring Rajesh Khanna and Sharmila Tagore. It’s a perfect romantic track with extreme desire lingering in the air. While Kishore Da’s voice is pure seduction.
Kuch Toh Log Kahenge
This song is from the movie Amar Prem starring Rajesh Khanna. The song is laced with inspiring lyrics and mesmerizing voice of Kishore Da.
Pal Pal Dil Ke Pass
The song is from the movie ‘Blackmail’ starring heartthrob Dharmendra and Rakhi Gulzar. The song is all about love and passion. Kishore Kumar mesmerized audiences with his sensational voice.
Mere Sapno ki Rani
The song is from the movie Aradhana starring Rajesh Khanna and Sharmila Tagore. Kishore Da’s magical voice made this song a cult classic and evergreen.
Kishore Kumar was a magical and inspiring artist. Our country is fortunate to have someone as talented as him. The Indian music industry will never forget his unparalleled contribution. His art and work continue to rule millions of hearts.