Kishore Kumar biography and lyrics

Born as Abhas Kumar Ganguly on August 4, 1929, commonly known as Kishore Kumar and honourably called Kishore Da, was one of those few singers who experimented with different styles of music.

Kishore was the youngest in his family and he preferred to sing and mimic K.L. Saigal. Once SD Burman had come to Ashok Kumar’s house to meet him and he heard Kishore Kumar singing. Burman actually thought it was Saigal singing and tried to figure out if he was there too. Burman came to know that it was Kishore singing, he appreciated and encouraged young Kishore to continue his interest in singing and develop a style of his own. Kishore, then, refined his own signature style.

He is largely known for perfecting yodelling. In Hindi film industry, yodelling became a trademark of Kishore Kumar. Many of his songs sound absolutely natural, like laughter.

Kishore Kumar used nonsensical terms into his songs that gave it an wholly a new feel. The ability to use his voice according to not just the scene, but also the actor is something that was really incredible of Kishore.

During his career, he has given some timeless classics. His last song, was ‘Guru Guru Aajao Sanam‘.

His best movie career in 70’s and 80‘ remains notable to this day, he died on October 13, 1987.

Some of his songs include:-

1. Rim Jhim Gire Sawan.

2. Gum Hain Kisi Ke Pyar Mein.

3. Aanewala Pal Jaanewala Hain.

4. Meet Na Mila.

5. Kehna Hain.

6. Mere Samne wali Khidki Mein.

7. Bheegi Bheegi Raaton Mein.

8. Aadmi Jo Kehta Hain.

9. Aate Jaate Khoobsurat.

10. Aaye Tum Yaad Mujhe.

11. Ae Khuda Har Faisala.

12. Agar Tum Na Hote.>

13. Aisa Kabhi Hua Nahin.>

14. Aise Na Mujhe Tum Dekho.>

15. Aisi Haseen Chandani.>

16. Ajnabi Tum Jaane Pehechane Se.>

17. Apne Jeevan Ki Uljhan Ko.>

18. Badi Sooni Sooni Hain.>

19. Bhawarein Ki Gunjan.>

20. Chalte Chalte.>

21. Chingari Koi Bhadke.>

22. Chookar Mere Mann Ko.>

23. Chotisi Yeh Duniya.>

24. Dil Aaj Shair Hain.>

25. Dil Haye Mera Dil.>

26. Dil Kya Kare.>

27. Dil Se Dil Mile.>

28. Dilbar Mere.>

29. Dream Girl.>

30. Deewana Leke Aaya Hain.>

31. Dekh Sakta Hoon Main.>

32. Dil Aisa Kisi Ne.>

33. Dukhi Mann Mere.>

34. Duniya O duniya.

35. Jaiyo Na Jaiyo Na Dur, Hamare Jiya Mein Rahiyo.