Kishore Kumar is known as one of the most soulful singer and music composer that Bollywood has ever seen. Born on August 4, 1929, Kishore Da has given Bollywood some of its most valuable romantic songs. There is no better way to remember Kishore Da on his 88th birth anniversary than with the beautiful melodies by the music maestro. From the famous Humein Tumse Pyaar Kitna to the classic Ek Ladki Bheegi Bhaagi Si, Kishore Kumar has ruled the romantic playlist for decades. Kishore Kumar has been considered as one of the most successful and loved playback singers in the Hindi film industry, and Kishore Da playlists can still capture the beautiful expression of love. Kishore Kumar Birthday Special: 14 Interesting And Lesser Known Facts About The Iconic Bollywood Singing Legend.
Indian film playback singer, actor, lyricist, composer, producer, director, and screenwriter, Kishore Da went on to be loved for his melodious voice that strikes a chord in everyone’s hearts. Kishore Kumar has won various accolades and also holds the record for winning the most Filmfare Awards. With a birth name of Abhas Kumar, Kishore da changed his first name when he was entering showbusiness and made his name a brand that is still remembered and loved. As we remember Kishore da and his melodious contribution to the movie industry, here is the Best Kishore Kumar Romantic Songs playlist to jam on today and forever! RD Burman and Asha Bhosle Songs: List of best romantic duet songs video by Pancham Da-The Queen of Indipop.
EK Ladki Bheegi Bhaagi Si – Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi
This romantic number from Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi has a catchy tune that will be stuck in your head all day long. EK Ladki Bheegi Bhaagi Si is peppy and refreshing, and Kishore Da makes sure that the mood and energy of the song are conveyed. With subtle music by Sachin Dev Burman, Kishore Kumar’s voice narrates the story of the girl and makes us all fall in love with her!
Humein Tumse Pyaar – Kudrat
This classical hit is a beautiful number that resonates with millions of romantics through various generations. Humein Tumse Pyaar Kitna is probably the most beautiful composition and summarises the struggles of long distance love as well as separation.With lyrics that stir the romantic even inside a dead soul, the song from Kudrat captures the struggles of a lover, and Kishore Kumar’s voice captures the pain of being away from the love of your life.
Ek Ajnabee Haseena Se – Ajnabee
EK Ajnabee Haseena Se tells a tale of a love encounter that changed our lives. Kishore Da’s magical voice mesmerises us in this song from Ajanabee which is refreshing and 100% lovey dovey! The love for this song is so much that it has been remade time and again and always hits right in the heart. The biggest USP of this song has to be the golden combination of Pancham Da (R D Burman) and Kishore Kumar, and it clearly paid off!
Tere Bina Zindagi Se – Aandhi
This melodious number from Aandhi is a duet like no other and is another Panchan Da Kishore Da combo. The soul stirring voices of Kishore Kumar and Lata Mangeshkar bring to life the tragedy of separation through this song which describes the importance of being with the love of our lives!
Tu Tu Hai Wahi – Yeh Vaada Raha
Asha Bhosle and Kishore Kumar did complete justice to this positive and lighted romantic number which perfectly summarises the promises made in love! Rahul Dev Burman’s music and Rishi Kapoor and Poonam Dhillon’s chemistry was brought together by the voices of Kishore Dan ad Asha Tai in this title track from the movie Yeh Vaada Raha. Also known as Tu Tu hai Wahi, this beautiful number is perfect to set the mood in any romantic outing for the old school ones!
Dekha Ek Khwaab – Silsila
The majestic chemistry of Amitabh Bachchan and Rekha has been adored on several occasions. But it is still fresh in our minds in this romantic number from Silsila. The title track of the 1981 movie Silsila, Dekha Ek Khwaab has to be a personal favourite for many. The beautiful picturization on the flower gardens combined with the voices of Kishore Kumar and Lata Mangeshkar is a combination that still cannot be beaten and makes this last song the best one from the list!
Kishore Kumar has undoubtedly blessed us with his phenomenal voice, and these romantic numbers are bound to comfort us and give us butterflies every time we hear them. These romantic numbers played a key role in shaping the musical industry, and Kishore Da is still looked up to for his phenomenal command over his voice and sheer talent. Even as we move on to the latest generation’s gifts like Arijit Singh and others, Kishore Da remains the king of romance in the world of playback singing!