Jaidev is a talented music composer in Bollywood.
, Prem Parbhat, Reshma and Shera are some of his notable works. He gained the National Award for Ankahee, Gaman and Reshma Aur Shera. Born in Nairobi and grown in Ludhiana, Jaidev acted in few films as a child artiste. Due to unfortunate circumstances he had to quit acting. Jaidev has the credit of being the first music director to win 3 national awards. Joru Ka Bhai and Anjali made him famous as a music director. He had the distinct efficiency to mix folk music and conventional music into Hindi film scenarios.
He has also been involved in a non-film album; Madhushala, which is sung by Harivansha Rai Bachchan and
, gained him more popularity. The 1961 movie Hum Duno proved to be a turning point in Jaidev’s career. Mujhe Jeeno Do was also his successful venture. Jaidev is a favorite composer of
. Jaidev has the capability to play the harmonica even in his younger age of 5. He commenced his career in Bollywood in the 1930s. He used to sing and act in few films. Later he spent time to learn music. He had also formal training in music. Ek Huns Ka Jora, Faslah, Alaap, Gharaonda are some of his other notable projects.