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Remembering R D Burman: His Classic Hit Songs

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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:

Mehbooba

It is one of the classic item songs which is unbeatable! The music using glass bottles and the dance moves of Helen makes a classic hit.

Chura Liya Hai Tumne

This is one of the romantic songs of Pancham Da which increased fan following of Zeenat Aman overnight.

 

Dekho Maine Dekha Hai Yeh Ek Sapna

It was a debut movie of Kumar Gaurav and the song from Love Story is still one of the favourite songs of R D Burman.

 

O Meri Soni

It is another romantic song from Pancham Da that is still ruling our hearts.

 

Golmaal Hai Bhai Sab Golmaal Hai

Even now, the song is always fresh on our minds, thanks to Hera Pheri and Rohit Shetty.

Jaane Jaan Dhoondta

Randhir Kapoor's song is another legendary song of R D Burman.

 

Jaane Do Na

The sensuous song and lyrics makes it a romantic hit.

 

Musafir Hoon Yaaron

R D Burman created magic in the song, and this is one of the legendary creations of the music composer.

 

O Haseena Zulfon Wali

Even now, this song is one of the hot pics at retro themed parties.

 

Mere Samne Wali Khidki Mein

Falling in love with a neighbour? Then you should have heard this song once.

 

Piya Tuh Ab Toh Aaja

Helen was back with this Pancham Da song which is just wow!

 

Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga

Even Anil Kapoor's hit song was composed by R D Burman.

 

Tere Bina Zindagi Se Koi

This is a song that all broken hearts listen to. Jokes apart, the song from Aandhi is a classic hit.

Tumse Milke Aisa Laga

Madhuri and Anil's romantic song is still a hot favourite in the playlist.

 

Topics: rd burman, helen, rajesh khanna
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