Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan turns 76 on October 11. Popularly known as Big B, he is associated with many evergreen cinematic works of the Hindi Film Industry. The actor has a career spanning over 40 years and he has all reasons to be called the 'Shehenshah of Bollywood'. Even after such a long career, he is still going strong.
The actor before debuting in Hindi Cinema with Saat Hindustani, auditioned for All India Radio but got rejected for his heavy voice. But today, everyone is a fan of his voice and love to hear the songs he sang. The superstar has given his voice to many songs and on the occasion of his birthday, we bring you the best of Big B's songs sung by him.
Here are the best songs that Amitabh Bachchan sang:
This 1979 film introduced Big B to the world of music. It is the first song for which the actor gave his voice.
This 1981 romantic drama stars Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Rekha, and Sanjeev Kumar in the lead role is also famous for its evergreen song Rang Barse.
The song Neela Aasman was sung by Big B is actually a lullaby from Silsila. He sang this song for his lady love in the film Rekha.
This popular song Mere Angne Mein was amazingly sung by Amitabh Bachchan. The film Laawaris starred Big B, Zeenat Aman, Rakhee, and Amjad Khan. The lyrics of the song were funny and dedicated to all kinds of wives, be they fat, tall, short, dark-skinned, or fair skinned.
This song was also sung by Amitabh Bachchan for the film Sharaabi in which he played the role of a drunkard man.
The film in which Amitabh Bachchan played the double role of a son and his father is quite famous film on television. Its beautiful song Chori Chori was given voice by Big B.
The song Go Meera Go was recorded in the voice of Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek Bachchan.
Holi Khele is the popular Holi song from family drama Baaghban. It's a colourful song which plays even today during Holidays festivals.
The melodious song from Nishabd 'Rozana Jiye' was sung by Big B. It is the film in which he played the role of an old man who started loving his daughter's friend.
The Indian drama Shamitabh brought Amitabh Bachchan and Dhanush together on the silver screen. Though the film didn't do well on the box office but the song spread its magic.
So folks, which one's your favourite? Tell us in comments.
Here's wishing the megastar of the Hindi film industry Amitabh Bachchan a very Happy Birthday!!