New Delhi: Legendary singer Asha Bhosle is celebrating her 83rd birthday today. Bhosle started singing at the tender age of 10 and has touched a billion hearts with her peppy as well as soulful numbers. She has won several awards for her musical expertise over the years.
As the singer gets ready to blow out 83 candles on her special day. We bring singer’s top 5 songs for your musical pleasure. Read on:
Piya Tu Ab Toh Aaja: The stunning cabaret item number from the 1971 film ‘Caravan’ was made immortal by Asha Tai’s singing voice and Helen’s dance moves. Bhosle went on to win a filmfare award for the song in 1972.
Abhi Na Jao Chhod Kar: This is an ultimate parting number that can still be heard at farewell parties after so many years. Thanks to Asha ji’s lasting voice!
Dil Cheez Kya Hai: The poetic song from cult movie ‘Umrao Jaan’ continues to resonate with listeners along with Rekha’s memorable and graceful performance in the video.
Dum Maro Dum: One of the most brilliant dance numbers of the 70s. It’s hard to control yourself and not be tempted to shake a leg when this song plays in the background.
Mera Kuch Saaman: This emotional track from the movie Ijajat can move anyone to tears. Gulzar’s beautiful lyrics and Asha’s amazing rendition of them continues to give goosebumps even today.