Probably the most successful playback singer in Bollywood, Kishore Kumar is an epitome of talent who was not just a god-gifted singer but an amazing actor, lyricist and composer. Being a fan of K.L.Saigal, Kishore Da used to get inspired by his music.
When ever we play “Antakshari” in a picnic or in some outing, atleast one of the songs of Kishore Da will be sang. Such was the power of his voice. He sang in the different languages like Bengali, Marathi, Assamese, Gujarati, Kannada, Bhojpuri, Malayalam, Oriya and Urdu.
Having won 8 Filmfare Awards, he still holds the record for winning the most Filmfare Awards in the “Best Male Playback Singer” category. As he hails from Madhya Pradesh, the government of M.P has started an award called “Kishore Kumar” Award for his impeccable contribution to Indian Cinema.
To honor and respect the talented Kishore Da on his birth anniversary, we present you top 5 songs that will kick-off your day :-
1. Bombay To Goa – Dekha Na Haye Re Socha Na
2. Aradhna – Mere Sapno Ki Rani
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3. Padosan – Ek Chatur Naar
4. Kati Patang – Pyar Deewana Hota Hain
5. Golmaal – Aane Wala Pal Jane Wala Hai