Salim Merchant and
Sulaiman Merchant have been composing music in Bollywood for more than a decade now. They started their career by giving background scores in various films, and got their first break as a composer for the movie Kaal. The musical Jodi has created many super hit albums like
Here is the list of top 10 best song compositions from the musical duo-
1. Tujh Mein Rab Dikhta Hai-
This heart-touching song is from the superhit film ‘Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi.’ For this beautiful love song, Salim-Sulaiman won appreciation and accolades. The musical jodi crafted a heart-warming and emotional number, which easily connected with the music lovers.
Roop Kumar Rathod vocals added magic into the song, making it more likable.
2. Ainvayi Ainvayi-
The song is zestful, peppy and catchy and this grooving dance track is from the film
Band Baaja Baaraat. The music of this song spices up the mood of a colorful wedding evening. The film music album is one of the best music compositions by the musical duo Salim-Sulaiman. Apart from this song, there are few good songs like Baari Barsi, Aadha Ishq, and Tarkeebein which make this music album catchy.
3. Maula Mere Le Le Meri Jaan-
This song is from the sport-spirited film ‘Chak De India.’ The track has emotions of pain, struggle, and resentment. The song features SRK who had a gloomy past, and he feels the emotions and asks the Almighty to give peace and solace. Salim-Sulaiman created the finest composition in this film and the music of the film is apt to the core of the movie plot.
4. O Re Piya-
This soothing and slow-paced song is from the movie ‘Aaja Nachle.’ Rahat Fateh Ali Khan impressively sang this song, making it timeless. The song does not easily connect with the listeners at first instant. But, after listening to it few times, the listeners will love the song. The song has a fusion of classical and qawwali touch making it melodious.
5. Shukran Allah-
Fresh and breezy song Shukran Allah is from the film Kurbaan. This soul-stirring song has the novelty of romance and emotions, which invoke feeling of love. Salim-Sulaiman composed the music tracks of this movie and it is quite appealing.
This inspiring and motivational track is from the movie ‘Iqbal.’ The song is so apt to the theme of the film. Talented Duo Salim-Sulaiman composed the song track so well. The song inspires masses to move ahead in life despite of the hurdles.
7. Mar Jawan-
This sensitive and soulful track is from the film Fashion. Salim Merchant grabbed the mic and lent his voice to this sensuous song, along with female vocalist
Shruti Pathak. The music is breath-taking, and listeners will love tuning into this soulful track.
This track is from Madhavan and
Bipasha Basu starrer movie,
Jodi Breakers. The song is beautiful and the music is likable. The talented duo gave modest music in this film. The English part of the song sung by
Clinton Cerejo and the Hindi part is sung by
Shafqat Amanat Ali.
9. Rab Rakha-
Another modest composition from the duo Salim-Sulaiman. The song is very pleasing and soothing. Salim Merchant lent his voice along with Shreya Ghosal,
Sonu Nigam, and
Shweta Pandit. The song is from the flick
Love Breakups Zindagi, and the only best thing about this movie is its 2 songs i.e., Rab Rakha and Rozana.
10. Khudaya Ve-
This beautiful love song is from the film Luck starred
Imran Khan and
Shruti Haasan. Again, Salim sang this love track in the film and his mesmerizing voice made it more beautiful.