R D Burman Songs

R D Burman Songs Collection | Best Songs of R D Burman

Rahul Dev Burman is India’s most revered music director. He is in fact a music composer who revolutionized bollywood music and introduced new sounds and techniques to music. His contribution to music is immense and most of his song are immortal and continue to rule the charts and hearts of music lovers. A true genius, his range of songs is quite extraordinary. He is credited for introducing electronic and western music to hindi cinema.

R D Burman was the son of another legendary music composer Sachin Dev Burman. As a child R D Burman would cry in the fifth note “Pa” of Indian Sargam, so he was lovingly nicknamed Pancham. He continued his father S D Burman’s legacy forward in his own inimitable style. R D Burman gave countless number of memorable songs with all the top singers of bollywood, but his association with Kishore Kumar, Asha Bhosle and Lata Mangeshkar produced some of his best work. His melodies are still played on every FM Radio channel and continue to rule the hearts of music lovers. An inspiration to many bollywood musicians, his music is far ahead of its time.

Here is the list of some the best songs composed by R D Burman.

  1. Ek Ajnabee Hasina Se is an evergreen romantic song composed by music maestro R D Burman for the movie Ajnabee starring Rajesh Khanna and Zeenat Aman. Sung by legendary singer Kishore Kumar and picturised on superstar Rajesh Khanna this song is eternal classic love song.
  2. Chura liya hai tumne jo dil ko is a one of the highly popular songs of Indian Cinema. This song form the movie Yadon ki Baraat is an iconic song composed by R D Burman, sung by versatile Asha Bhosle and Mohammad Rafi. A very popular song played on radio on stations and popular music channels till date.
  3. Rim jhim gire sawan song from the Amitabh Bachchan, Moushumi Chatterjee starrer movie Manzil is very melodious song composed by the genius composer R D Burman and sung by super talented Kishore Kumar. The beautiful lyrics are written by lyricist Yogesh. The female version of this song has been sung by Lata Mangeshkar.
  4. Piya tu ab to aa ja is dance number picturised on bollywood’s original dancing diva Helen. This song is composed by R D Burman for the movie Carvan satrring Jitendra and Asha Parekh. This song is sung by singer Asha Bhosle and is among one of the most popular songs sung by her.
  5. Karvaten badalte rahe is one of the best romantic duet songs of Indian Cinema. This song from the movie Aap ki Kasam starring Rajesh Khanna, Mumtaz, Sanjeev Kumar, Ranjeet, A. K. Hangal & Asrani is composed by Pancham da and sung by Kishore Kumar and Lata Mangeshkar.

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  6. Aa ja piya tohe pyar doo is a solo romantic song from the movie Baharon ke sapne starring Rajesh Khanna and Asha Parekh. This song is sung by Lata Mangeshkar and composed by R D Burman.
  7. O mere dil ke chain is wonderful song composed by R D Burman for the movie Mere Jeevan Saathi with Rajesh Khanna and Tanuja in lead roles. One of the very best songs of Kishore Kumar and R D Burman jodi.
  8. Mere naina sawan bhado is a very intense song form the movie Mehbooba starring Rajesh Khanna and Hema Malini. This song is composed by R D Burman, a great composition. Sung brilliantly by Kishore Kumar, this song is an evergreen classic. Female version of this song has been sung by Bharat Ratna recipient Lata Mangeshkar.
  9. Bahon Me chale aao is a romantic song from the movie Anamika starring Jaya Bhaduri,Sanjeev Kumar and Asrani, and A K Hangal. This beautiful romantic song is composed by talented R D Burman and sung by Lata Mangeshkar.
  10. Raina beeti jaye is a beautiful melodious song in the voice of  legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar from the movie Amar Prem starring Sharmila Tagore and Rajesh Khanna in lead roles. The music of this song is a mark of R D Burman’s  sheer genius. The lyrics are penned by noted lyricist Anand Bakshi.

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  11. Raat Kali ek khaab mein aayee song from the movie Budha Mil Gaya starring Navin Nischal and Archana is very sweet and melodious song composed by great Pancham da. This song is sung by legend Kishore Kumar. Beautiful poetic lyrics are penned by Majrooh Sultanpuri.
  12. Chand Mera Dil is a melodious track from the movie Hum Kisi se Kam Nahi starring Rishi Kapoor and Kajal Kiran. This song is composed by versatile music composer R D Burman and sung by Mohammad Rafi in his soft silky voice.
  13. Rut Hai Milan Ki is a sweet song from the movie Mela starring Sanjay Khan, Feroz Khan and Mumtaz in lead roles. This romantic duet song is composed by R D Burman and sung by Lata Mangeshkar and Mohammad Rafi.
  14. Kuch Na Kaho song from the movie 1942 a love story starring Anil Kapoor and Manisha Koirala is truly an award winning memorable song by the great composer R D Burman. Sung by melody king Kumar Sanu in his inimitable style this song is a super duper hit song of 90’s. This was also probably R D Burman’s last movie for which he had composed the music.
  15. Chingari Koi Bhadke is a great melody composed by R D Burman and sung by the genius singer Kishore Kumar. What a wonderful song! from the movie Amar Prem. Kudos to R D Burman, Kishore Kumar and the great lyricist Anand Bakshi.
  16. Humen tumse pyar kitna is one of bollywood’s most romantic song of all time. This song from the movie Kudrat starring Hema Malini and Rajesh Khanna is an R D Burman composition sung brilliantly by Kishore Kumar.
  17. Roz Roz Ankhon Tale is a very melodious duet song from the movie Jeeva starring Sanjay Dutt and Mandakini. This song is created by great R D Burman and sung effortlessly by legendary Asha Bhosle and Amit Kumar.
  18. Mera Kuch Saaman is highly melodious romantic song composed by R D Burman. A very beautiful composition form the movie Ijaazat starring Naseerudin Shah and Anuradha Patel. Sung so brilliantly by Asha Bhosle. Award winning lyrics are written by Gulzar.
  19. Tere Bina Zindagi se koi is an eternal Kishore Kumar and Lata Mangeshkar classic from the movie Aandhi starring Sanjeev Kumar and Suchitra Sen. Composed by genius composer R D Burman and lyrics by Gulzar.
  20. Ek Ladki ko dekha song from the 90’s movie 1942 a love story is another example of R D Burman’s huge potential as music composer. A wonderful song sung by Kumar Sanu and definitely among the top ten songs sung by him.