The pathos and soul ingrained in many Bollywood songs of the golden era moved many over generations. Legendary playback singer Mukesh is a name that tops the list when it comes to giving songs that touch your heart. Today, 22 July 2022 is the birth anniversary of singer Mukesh. Born with the name Mukesh Chand Mathur in 1923, he is famously known by his first name only.
Mukesh stands out among the Bollywood greats for his sad songs. If your heart is broken all you want to do is plug in your headphones and chose the playlist of his sad iconic songs. But his romantic songs can make you fall in love with the idea of love and his voice too. These songs are perfect to charm your lady love with.
With the 1945 movie Pehli Nazar, Mukesh received his first important musical break. From 1948's Aag until 1975's Dharam Karam, Mukesh and Raj Kapoor made an inseparable and superhit duo, that gave the Hindi film industry many iconic songs.
The list of his song is very long but we have compiled a list of some of Mukesh's greatest songs in honour of his 99th birthday:
Hum tujhse mohabbat kar ke sanam (Aawara – 1951)
Aansu bhari hai ye jeevan ki raahein ( Pravarish – 1958)
Ye mera deewana pan hai (Yahudi – 1958)
Kisi ki muskurahaton (Anari – 1959)
Hum Chhod Chale Hain Mehfil Ko (Ji Chahta Hai – 1964)
Chand si mehbooba ( Himalay Ki God Mein – 1965)
Duniya bananewale (Teesri Kasam – 1966)
Saawan ka mahina (Milan – 1967)
Waqt karta jo wafa aap hamare hote (Dil ne pukara – 1967)
Main Toh Deewana Deewana Deewana (Milan – 1967)
Chandan sa badan (Saraswatichandra – 1968)
Kahin Door Jab Din Dhal Jaye ( Anand – 1971)
Kabhi Kabhie Mere Dil Mein (Kabhi Kabhie– 1976)