Kishore Kumar (August 4, 1929 - October 13, 1987), born as Abhas Ganguly, was a legendary Bollywood film playback singer (Hindi, Bangla, Marathi, Assamese, Gujarati, Kannada, Bhojpuri, Oriya) actor of Bengali, Indian origin also lyricist, composer, producer, director, screenwriter and scriptwriter. He was the most popular playback singer of his time and his recordings are still best-sellers. Although known primarily for his successes as a singer,Kishore Kumar was a noted actor. His comedy work included Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi, Half Ticket, Padosan, Baap Re Baap, Pyar Diwana (1973), and Hungama (1971)). As a leading (non-comic) actor he had roles in films such as Naukri, Bandi, Door Gagan Ki Chhaon Mein, Door Ka Raahi. In addition, Kumar achieved notable successes as a lyricist, composer, producer, director, screenwriter and scriptwriter. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License and may also be available under the GNU FDL.Today on his 85th birthday, let’s take a walk down memory lane to pay a special tribute to this charming man’s everlasting voice.
Top 10 Best Kishore Kumar songs : Kishore Kumar's evergreen songs
We are now left with a collection of some timeless classics; he will always be remembered for his wonderful gift.
Here’s our selection of some of his greatest hits:
Mere Sapno Ki Rani
Tum Bin Jaon Kahan
O Sathi Re Tere Bina Bhi Kya Jina
O Mere Dil Ke Chain
Phoolon Ke Rang Se
Khaike Pan Banaraswala
Roop Tera Mastana
Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas
Chhukar Mere Man Ko
Mere Saamne Wali Khidi Mein