Unforgettable Melodies

from the late fifties and early sixties – try holding yourself back from playing it again:

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Thandi Hawa Yeh Chandni Suhani‘ in Jhoomroo (1961), sung and set to music by Kishore Kumar. Lyrics: Majrooh Sultanpuri. Cast: Kishore Kumar, Madhubala, Anjana, Chanchal, Chamki, Anoop Kumar, Ramesh and Lalita Pawar .

If the video does not appear, watch here.

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‘Woh Chand Khila’ in Anari (1959) by Lata Mangeshkar and Mukesh set to by Shankar Jaikishan. Lyrics: Hasrat Jaipuri and Shailendra. Cast: Nazir Hussain, Lalita Pawar, Motilal, Shubha Khote, Mukri, Helen, Raj Kapoor and Nutan. This movie was directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee.

If the video does not appear, watch here.

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‘Hum Hain Rahi Pyaar Ke‘ in Nau Do Gyarah (1957) sung by Kishore Kumar set to S. D. Burman. Lyrics: Majrooh Sultanpuri. Cast: Dev Anand, Kalpama Kartik (his real wife) and Sashikala. Directed by Vijay Anand (his brother).

If the video does not appear, watch here.

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‘Jhoomti chali hawa’ in Sangeet Samrat Tansen (1962) sung by Mukesh set to music in Raga Sohani by S N Tripathi. Lyrics: Shailendra. Cast: Anita Guha, Bharat Bhushan, David, Sabita Chatterjee, Mukri, and D K Sapru.

If the video does not appear, watch here.

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10 Responses to Unforgettable Melodies

  1. kazaram says:

    Thank you. I love old songs.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. namitasunder says:

    those old songs are so melodious, I love to soak in their charm. ‘ vo chand khila…’is my personal favourite one. In fact I have always loved husky voice of Mukesh.

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  3. Vidyadwarak says:

    Unforgettable indeed!

    Like

  4. Vidyadwarak says:

    Unforgettable indeed!
    How can one forget the black n white era heroes n heroines , the soulful renderings Of lyricists and playback singers!

    Liked by 1 person

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