Hindi films are India’s best exports. People from all over the world have shown love and appreciation of Hindi cinema. Great thing about Hindi films is that it still depicts songs in its movies. Many Hindi songs from the movies are known for its melody and lyrical beauty.
If you are on your travels and looking for some melodious Hindi songs to listen to then here’s a pick of some of my favourite melodious Hindi songs. It was very difficult to pick out from a huge list of melodious songs Bollywood has to offer. But nonetheless here’s a few of the ones I would listen to for my next travels. It consists of old and new Hindi songs and all of them are melodious, easy going and pleasing to the ear. So bookmark this page so that you can come back to it later.
Melodious songs in Hindi
1. “Tere Bin” from the recent movie Simmba featuring Ranveer Singh and Sara Ali Khan. This song has been a huge hit. Although this song is mainly in Punjabi some parts are in Hindi as well. The song is mainly directed for the Hindi speaking audience. Let me know if you thing this song is melodious or not. Singers include Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Asees Kaur and Tanishk Bagchi.
2. “Yeh zameen gaa rahi” featuring Kumar Gaurav and Poonam Dhillon from the movie Teri Kasam. It does not have many hits on YouTube but it certainly is a very melodious Hindi song. This song was sung by Amit Kumar, the son of legendary Kishore Kumar. The song got Amit Kumar nominated for the Filmfare Best Male Playback Singer Award.
3. “Tum ko dekha toh ye khayal aaya” sung by none other than the King of Ghazals Jagjit Singh from the movie Saath Saath. Starcast of the movie includes Farooq Shaikh and Deepti Naval. Jagjit Singh was awarded the Padma Bhushan by the government of India in 2003. The song has a lovely tune and a great melody.
4. “Thoda sa pyar hua hai” from the movie Maine Dil Tujhko Diya featuring Sohail Khan and Sameera Reddy. The song has been sung by Udit Narayan and Alka Yagnik. The song has a beautiful melody and is certainly one of my favourites from this list of my best melodious Hindi songs.
5. “Jo waada kiya woh nibhana padega” sung by the legend Mohammed Rafi and India’s nightingale Lata Mangeshkar from the movie Taj Mahal. The movie Taj Mahal (1963) is based on the stories of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan who built the monument Taj Mahal in remembrance for his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. The movie is mostly remembered for its melodious music.
6. “Aan milo sajna” from the film Gadar starring Sunny Deol and Ameesha Patel. The song has been sung by the Hindustani classical vocalist Ajoy Chakraborty and Parveen Sultana. Ajoy Chakraborty’s father moved to India during the partition in 1947 from now what is Bangladesh. This song is a semi-classical song and is very pleasing to listen to.
7. “Isharon isharon mein” from the film Kashmir Ki Kali featuring Sharmila Tagore and Shammi Kapoor. The music of this film was composed by O.P. Nayyar known for composing melodious Hindi songs. The movie was a huge hit in 1961. The song is still popular today.
8. “Tere mast mast do nain” from the movie Dabangg featuring the popular movie star Salman Khan and Sonakshi Sinha. The song has been sung by the Pakistani singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan and Indian counterpart Shreya Ghoshal. The movie Dabangg and its song was a major box office hit.
9. “Pehla nasha” sung by Udit Narayan and Sadhana Sargam from the film Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar (1992) featuring Aamir Khan and Ayesha Jhulka. This song has a beautiful melody and no matter how many times you listen to you it, you still enjoy it. This song is so popular that many singers have re-sung them in their own voice.
10. “Pyar ka dard hai meetha meetha” sung by the legendary singer Kishore Kumar and Asha Bhosle from the film Dard (1981) featuring Rajesh Khanna and Hema Malini. This is a great melodious song that grows on you as you listen to it.
I hope you have enjoyed my list of best melodious Hindi songs. So next time you are on your journey then you might wish to listen to these Hindi melodious songs that I am fond off. Do you have your own list of Hindi melodious songs that you listen to when travelling then feel free to comment below?
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Copyright: The poster art belongs to the distributor and producers of the movie Kashmir ki Kali.