20 Bollywood Songs That Have Become Part Of Our Lives

20 Bollywood Songs That Have Become Part Of Our Lives Hindi Article

If you watch an English movie, you will see one fundamental difference that often leaves first timers at Hollywood in wonder. There are no songs to which the hero and heroine dance in the middle of the movie. They may be playing in the background in some parts, but at no point of time does the entire focus shift entirely on the song. Bollywood is of course, very different. Songs are crucial to us, so much so that they have the ability to decide how successful a movie will be, or if it will be successful at all. Sometimes, when a movie flops, it does not bother the producer too much, because the songs do so extremely well, that the movie will always remain a classic.

The following are 20 of Bollywood’s most iconic songs till date:

1. Kabhi Kabhi Mere Dil Main


The movie ‘Silsila’ was based loosely on the real life and love triangle of , ‘ Rekha Rekha is probably among the most renowned and well >> Read More... Rekha ’, and Jaya Bachchan Born on 9th April 1948 Jaya Bachchan is an Indian >> Read More... Jaya Bachchan . The song’s lyrics have been forever used as poetry, and the actors’ portrayal of the song has been legendary. To top it all, the song also has the voice of Lata Mangeshkar Lata Mangeshkar, the veteran playback singer had >> Read More... Lata Mangeshkar and Mukesh, two of the most revered singers on the planet.

2. Yeh Dosti Hum Nahin


This song is, and has been the ultimate friendship anthem since the day it released. Amitabh Bachchan and ‘’ rocked the silver screen as Jai and Veeru in ‘Sholay’, which is a cult classic in itself. The song was sung originally by Kishore Kumar Kishore Kumar is an Indian playback singer, who ha >> Read More... Kishore Kumar , and another version of it was sung by R.D. Burman, in 1975.


3. Dhak Dhak

The song gave Madhuri Dixit Madhuri Dixit is not just known as the also a smil >> Read More... Madhuri Dixit the title of the Dhak Dhak girl. The unforgettable chemistry between Madhuri Dixit and Anil Kapoor Anil Kapoor was born on 24th December 1956 in Mumb >> Read More... Anil Kapoor was possible only because of the raw sensuousness in the song by Anuradha Paudwal Anuradha Paudwal is a renowned Bollywood playback >> Read More... Anuradha Paudwal and Udit Narayan One of the famous playback singers of Indian Film >> Read More... Udit Narayan . It was also a crucial one of the songs that made Madhuri Dixit one of the best dancers of the industry.


4. Tum Jo Mil Gaye Ho


This song, like many other old classics, has been released in several versions and has been accepted in almost each form. The original song belonged to the movie Hanste Zakham, and was sung by the great singer Mohammed Rafi Mohammed Rafi is a renowned Indian playback singer >> Read More... Mohammed Rafi . The film, released in 1973, starred Navin Nischol Born on 11th April 1946, Navin Nishcol is an actor >> Read More... Navin Nischol , Priya Rajvansh Priya Rajvansh was born in 1937, and her original >> Read More... Priya Rajvansh , Balraj Sahni Sahni was born to Yudhishthir Sahni in 1913. He st >> Read More... Balraj Sahni , and Nadira Nadira was an Indian actress who had the audacity >> Read More... Nadira .

5. Badan Pe Sitare Lapete Hue


Another one of Mohammed Rafi’s brilliant melodies, the song can be heard even today, sometimes even in discos, where the DJs add their beats to it, but retain its originality. It is from the movie Prince, that released in 1969 and had Shammi Kapoor Shammi Kapoor: - 'Elvis Presley' of India. >> Read More... Shammi Kapoor , ‘ Vyjayanthimala Vyjayanthimala Bali is very well known worldwide b >> Read More... Vyjayanthimala ’, Ajit and Rajendra Nath Rajendra Nath is a popular comedian actor in Hindi >> Read More... Rajendra Nath as its lead actors.


6. Ae Meri Zoharjabi

A movie released in 1965, called Waqt, that had all those aspects that make the audience go crazy. Directed by , the movie starred Balraj Sahni, Sadhana Shivdasani Sadhana Shivdasani was born in 1941 September 2nd >> Read More... Sadhana Shivdasani , Sunil Dutt Sunil Dutt was a great actor, director, producer, >> Read More... Sunil Dutt , Sharmila Tagore Sharmila Tagore is a Bengali actress, who later sh >> Read More... Sharmila Tagore , Raj Kumar Actor RajKumar came to limelight as he resembled S >> Read More... Raj Kumar and . The song sung by Manna Dey Manna Dey is one of the greatest Indian classical >> Read More... Manna Dey , became and remains an evergreen classic.

7. Radha Kaise Na Jale

‘Lagaan’ was one hell of a movie, having everything that is required to emotionally capture an Indian’s attention, from Cricket to its patriotic theme. This song, filmed on aKhan and Gracy Singh Gracy Singh is a brilliant dancer and actress who >> Read More... Gracy Singh , was sung by Udit Narayan, Asha Bhosle Asha is considered to be the second greatest femal >> Read More... Asha Bhosle and Vaishali Samant A versatile Indian Playback Singer, who made sensa >> Read More... Vaishali Samant . It still remains the hit that it then became and is still performed by various artists on various occasions.

8. Tum Hi Ho

This song ruled charts for over a year! It could be heard everywhere, on radio stations, daily soaps, marriage ceremonies, and so on. It also won its singer Arijit Singh Most famous for his songs in Aashiqui 2, Arijit Si >> Read More... Arijit Singh many awards and uplifted his career to great heights. The song won many awards and also played a huge part in the film’s success.

9. Jeena Jeena

Atif Aslam Named Muhammad Atif Aslam when he was born, he is >> Read More... Atif Aslam is known to have a unique voice that reflects a lot of pain and love. In the movie, ‘ Badlapur Click to look into! >> Read More... Badlapur ’, he added just that to the song that was filmed on Varun Dhawan Varun Dhawan, a new comer entered Bollywood with h >> Read More... Varun Dhawan and Yami Gautam Yami Gautam is a Hindi television and movie actres >> Read More... Yami Gautam , and the two actors showed great chemistry in the song and in the movie.

10. Ae Phoolon Ki Rani

Although the song was originally sung by Mohammed Rafi for the movie Arzoo that released in 1965; the song has been released in various other versions, especially in the many seasons of Coke Studio. The film itself starred great veteran actors, like Feroz Khan Feroz Khan is a legendary Indian film actor, edito >> Read More... Feroz Khan , Sadhana, Rajendra Kumar Born on 20 July 1929, Rajendra Kumar is a Bollywoo >> Read More... Rajendra Kumar and Nazir Hussain Nazir Hussain was a Bollywood actor of the 1953s a >> Read More... Nazir Hussain .

11. Soch

Hardy Sandhu Hardevinder Singh Sandhu recognized widely by the >> Read More... Hardy Sandhu ’s single was already a hit with it melodious video and his heart touching voice, but then the song was also sung by Arijit for ''s ‘ Airlift Click to look into! >> Read More... Airlift ’, which went on to earn a lot of money and made the song all the more popular. People have conflicting views on who sung it better, but ultimately, the song is originally Hardy Sandhu’s and he did a great job in both, singing the song and acting in its video.

12. Choli Ke Peeche

The song was a part of a 1993 movie, ‘Khalnayak’, starring Madhuri Dixit, Anupam Kher Anupam Kher is a very popular actor, director, and >> Read More... Anupam Kher , Sanjay Dutt July 29, 1959, was the day when the two legends of >> Read More... Sanjay Dutt and Jackie Shroff Intro: Jackie Shroff is a well known Bollywood act >> Read More... Jackie Shroff among others. What made the song iconic was its lyrics and Madhuri Dixit’s dance on it. Today we may say that it did more damage than good because it promoted the objectification of women that is so common in item songs today. But back then, it was a bold step as the society was even more conservative than it is today.

13. Suraj Hua Madhhamm

“Kabhi Kushi Kabhie Gham” has a huge star cast, with names like Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Kareena Kapoor Khan Kareena Kapoor is a super hit actress working in I >> Read More... Kareena Kapoor Khan , Hrithik Roshan Hrithik Roshan with his unimaginable dance moves i >> Read More... Hrithik Roshan , Shah Rukh Khan Shah Rukh Khan or also known as SRK is a prominent >> Read More... Shah Rukh Khan , Farida Jalal Farida Jalal is a veteran film and television actr >> Read More... Farida Jalal , and Kajol Devgan Born on 5th August 1974, Kajol was the heartthrob >> Read More... Kajol Devgan associated with it. However, the songs and the theme were even more iconic, and specially this love song between Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol that broke all records. It was sung by Sonu Nigam Sonu Nigam is a renowned Bollywood singer and comp >> Read More... Sonu Nigam and Alka Yagnik Alka Yagnik is a very popular playback singer of t >> Read More... Alka Yagnik .

14. Tujhe Dekha Toh Yeh Jana Sanam

Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge Click to look into! >> Read More... Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge ” is counted among the most successful films of Bollywood, and for good reason. The performances of the actors was tremendous, but the impact of the story was such that many people changed their names to Simran and Raj, after Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol’s characters. This song was yet another example of the great chemistry that these two shared and it engraved itself in the audience’s heart.

15. Chhaiyya Chhaiyya

The audience just could not get over their amazement of a song that was shot on a train’s roof. Even today, whenever this song is mentioned, before ‘Malaika Arora Khan’s finesse as a dancer and Shah Rukh Khan’s finesse as an actor, people talk about the fact that they danced on a train’s roof! From the 1998 movie “Dil Se”, the song was sung by Sukhwinder Singh Sukhwinder Singh, an asset to the Bollywood Music >> Read More... Sukhwinder Singh and and the movie had Preity Zinta Preity, also known as Preity Zinta is a famous Act >> Read More... Preity Zinta and Manisha Koirala Manisha Koirala, is a Bollywood actress of Nepales >> Read More... Manisha Koirala as its female actresses.

16. Tere Bina Zindagi Se

The song was nominated for Filmfare award for the best Lyrics, and its lyrics are pretty moving, sung by Kishore Kumar and Lata Mangeshkar. Later, much later, more versions of the song were released, by R.D Burman in 1993 and by in 2016. Originally, the song was a part of the movie Aandhi, which was directed by ‘ Gulzar Gulzar is the pen name of the author, poet and pop >> Read More... Gulzar ’ and was extremely successful when it released in 1975.

17. Pani Da Rang

Ayushmann Khurrana This Vicky donor worked as radio jockey, Video joc >> Read More... Ayushmann Khurrana was not much of a celebrity before Vicky Donor Click to look into! >> Read More... Vicky Donor , a movie which turned his life upside down. Now he is no longer a television personality, but a full-fledged Bollywood hero and singer. His first song, Pani Da Rang, was a rage among the masses and well accepted by people of all ages.

18. Holi Khele Raghuveera

This is one song that you will hear playing in each Holi party, every single year! The song, sung by Amitabh Bachchan as a part of his film ‘ Baghban Click to look into! >> Read More... Baghban ’ in 2003, has gained an iconic status on its own, with Amitabh Bachchan powerful voice that is exploding with the joy of the festival of colors.

19. Ajeeb Dastan Hai Yeh

"Dil Apna Aur Preet Parayi" was a 1960 love story that had Raj Kumar, Meena Kumari Meena Kumari is a popular TV and film actress. She >> Read More... Meena Kumari and 'Nadira' as its leads. The song we are talking about is so moving that it has the power to move mountains. The movie of course, was a hit, and the song remains a hit even today, so well it was sung by the one and only Lata Mangeshkar.

20. Pehli Nazar Main

Atif Aslam, with his soulful voice, sang this song for the first installment of Race that starred Anil Kapoor, , Bipasha Basu Bipasha Basu, born in January 7,1979 in Delhi, is >> Read More... Bipasha Basu , , Akshaye Khanna Akshaye Khanna is a popular Indian film actor. He >> Read More... Akshaye Khanna along with Sameera Reddy Sameera Reddy was born on December 14, 1980, in Ch >> Read More... Sameera Reddy . The movie was commercially a big hit, as Abbas Mastan had added enough twists to keep the interest of the audience, along with a stellar star cast and unpredictable mysteries. The background score of the movie was by Salim Merchant Salim Merchant is a mesmerizing Music director, pl >> Read More... Salim Merchant - Sulaiman Merchant Sulaiman Merchant, is the most celebrated Playback >> Read More... Sulaiman Merchant , and Pritam Chakraborty When it comes to Bollywood music, Pritam Chakrabor >> Read More... Pritam Chakraborty , who did a wonderful job in complementing the plot of the movie.