It is the 75th birth anniversary of the legendary singer, music composer and director, Rahul Dev Burman. The musician who is given music in more than 330 films has become a legend in Bollywood. With hit songs like Mehbooba, Chura Liya Hai Tumne, Musafir Hoon Yaaron, O Haseena Zulfon Wali to name a few, he is one of the most cherished music composers in the industry.
A special movie named Pancham - Mujhe Chalte Jaana Hai on R D Burman's 75th birthday is also been shot which will be shown on Sony Max today at 9 PM.
From the 60s to the 90s, Pancham Da or R D Burman has given hit music which ruled the industry that time. R D Burman has given some really classic hit songs with Asha Bhosle (his wife) and Kishore Kumar. He popularised electronic rock and disco music along with romance and sad songs. He often mixed disco and rock elements with Bengali folk music.
Pancham Da often mixed Western, Latin, Oriental and Arabic music to create magic in the songs. Moreover, he used simple elements like beer bottles, cups and saucers to create music in songs, Mehbooba and Chura Liya Hai Tumne respectively.
If we take a look at the hit songs of Pancham Da, then the list would never end as R D Burman has given many classic hits that can just make your day. On the 75th birth anniversary of legendary R D Burman, here are some songs on the music composer that you must listen to.
Remembering Legendary R D Burman With His Hit Songs: