It is Kailash Kher’s birthday. For those who are ardent fans of Indian music, may not need any introduction of this man. Infact on his special day, we could not hold ourselves but write this appreciation post for the amazing singer. Kailash kher is known for his sufi songs. He came up with with his own album initially and then slowly entered the Bollywood world. Here he gave some incredible musical gems which are still making place into playlists of many fans. The Padmashri awardee sang for various genres and any various languages. It’s truly said that music needs no language and Kailash Kher has proved it.

We cannot actually accumulate the amount of work this ace singer- composer has done over the years. Yet we have made an attempt to pick up his top 5 most songs which we are sure that you might have some memories with.

Teri Deewani- This song is of the eight songs from his album ‘Kailasa’. It will be harmless to say that many of them got introduced to sufi genre after this song became extremely popular. The song of love and devotion is composed and written by Kailas Kher himself.

Ya Rabba- If you are not aware of this song then you are not a true music lover!! The song from multi starrer film Ya ‘Salaam-e-Ishq’ became the ultimate heartbreak song for years to go. The song features all the lead stars and their parallel heartbreak stories. The beautiful song is composed by Shankar Ehsaan Loy.

Saiyyaan- The song is from album ‘Saiyyaan- jhoomo re’ and it came into light majorly after reality show contestants started opting for this song. The song is the mixture of Sufi and Indian music and there is seriously no replacement of this song!

Allah ke bande- This can be called as the national inspirational song of that decade! With three people crooning this song with utmost passion, it became a super duper hit in no time. Be it a late night get together or any picnic..if you are a guitar player, you just cannot resist singing this song!

Jay Jaykara- The latest number that has been added into his store is from the movie ‘Baahubali 2′. The SS Rajamouli’ magnum opus needed a voice that would sing the praises of beloved Baahubali and pure voice of Kailash Kher did that aptly!

So here was the list of some of Kailash Kher’s best songs. If we have missed on anything or if you wish to let us know any of his rare songs, do post them in the comment section below. Happy Birthday Kailash Kher!