1. Baharon Phool Barsao
This 1966 song from the movie ‘
Suraj’ has been considered the supreme song of all time. The lead actress was Vyjayanthimala as Princess Anuradha and
Rajendra Kumar as Suraj Singh. The movie also casted Mumtaz and
Johnny Walker in other roles. The song was sung by Mohammad Rafi, the music was directed by
Shankarsinh Raghuwanshi and Jaykishan Dayabhai Pankal. Audiences watched the movie repeatedly especially for this song and the music that touched their soul.
2. Kal Ho Na Ho
The title song from the super hit movie ‘Kal Ho Na Ho’ touched everyone’s heart.
Sonu Nigam, the singer won the National Award for this song and the music directors Shankar Ehsaan Loy grabbed it too. It is considered the best song of the 21st Century. The lyrics by
Javed Akhtar was mesmerizing and immensely meaningful that usually lacks in the songs nowadays. The song is cherished even today.
3. Awara Hoon
It is a song from the movie ‘Awaara’ 1951, starring
Raj Kapoor. The singer was Mukesh, the composer,
Shankar Jaikishan and the lyricist, Shailendra. The song was famous internationally and its rhythmic tempo with the catchy lyrics made it a timeless song of all time.
From the movie ‘Pakeeza,’ with the voice of
Lata Mangeshkar, the lyrics of
Kaifi Azmi and the music composition by Ghulam Mohammad, this song is a perfect blend of magnificence. It has all the necessary requirements for being a hit song.
5. Tujhe Dekha Toh Yeh Jana Sanam
This is the song from the most romantic super hit movie that created history in Indian Cinema, ‘Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge’ 1995. Lata Mangeshkar and
Kumar Sanu sang the song and the amalgamation of wonderful melodies is memorable.
6. Yeh Dosti Hum Nai Todenge
This song from the blockbuster movie ‘
Amitabh Bachchan and Dharmendra is one of the most admired friendship songs even today. The two most well-known,
Manna Dey and
Kishore Kumar were the voices behind this song and made it memorable for a long time.
7. Kabhi Kabhi Mere Dil Mein
This is one of the most excellent creations of Khayyam, the composer and was sung by Mukesh in the film ‘Kabhi Kabhi’. The movie starred Amitabh Bachchan and Rakhee as the lead actors. The song is believed to be one of the best songs of all time. It is a beautiful song and has been repeated in the movie quite a few times but was still not monotonous.
8. Chaiya Chaiya
This song is from ‘
Dil Se’ released in 1998 starring the superstar,
Shah Rukh Khan and
Manisha Koirala. It is a beautiful romantic song that casted, Malaika Arora Khan and Shah Rukh Khan dancing on the rooftop of a train. It was composed by the great A.R. Rahman and sung by
Sukhwinder Singh who came into fame and limelight in a span of few days after this song.
9. Panchi Nadiya
This song is from the movie ‘Refugee’, composed by Anu Mallik and penned down by Javed Akhtar. The song was sung by Sonu Nigam and
Alka Yagnik. Everyone who worked for this song won Filmfare awards that year.
10. Jab Pyaar Kiya Toh Darna Kya
An evergreen song from the significant movie ‘Mugh-le-Azam’ sung by Lata Mangeshkar which helped her attain the title of the best singer of all time. Naushad composed the song and the lyrics were written by Shakeel Badayuni. The movie was a famous one and so was the song.