Here’s what happened when R Balki brought Amitabh Bachchan and Ilayaraja in the same room…
The ace filmmaker has managed to get these two legends in the same film
R Balki has been a lucky man. His filmmaking career has seen the best of Indian cinema come together and collaborate to produce a gem of a movie. Whether it was Cheeni Kum or Paa, there have been superstars like Amitabh Bachchan and Ilayaraja backing Balki. However, Balki is much younger to the film industry in comparison to these two veterans. We wonder as to how it would be when these two cinema legends came in one room for shooting Balki’s film. Click here to read more
Anu Malik: I have started working with new people and the competition is tough!
The ace music director feels that newer music directors are giving him tough competition. Read on to know how…
Veteran music composer-singer Anu Malik says he has started working with new talent in Bollywood and finds the competition very fierce. Malik made his debut as a music composer in 1977. He composed for films like Sohni Mahiwal, Mard, Ganga Jamuna Saraswathi and others. He got recognition but the era was ruled by R D Burman, Laxmikant-Pyarelal, Kalyanji-Anandji and Bappi Lahiri in the 1980s. Click here to read more
Zanjeer Khochey Pathan song: Sukhwinder Singh and Shabab Sabri dole out an energetic qawwaali!
Sanjay Dutt has stepped in as the modern day Pran and Zanjeer 2.0 will not be complete without a qawwaali song… just like in the original
Sanjay Dutt will sing a song in praise of his friend Vijay aka Ram Charan Teja, just like Pran did for his Vijay, Amitabh Bachchan. Click here to read more
Lata Mangeshkar Award announced for composer Anandji
The award, instituted in 1992, carries a case prize of Rs 5,00,000 and a citation, and will be conferred on the birthday of legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar
Renowned music director Anandji Shah, of the Kalyanji-Anandji duo, was Thursday named recipient of the Lata Mangeshkar Award of the Maharashtra government. Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan made the announcement selecting Anandji (79) for the honour for his over four decades’ contribution to music and film industry. Click here to read more
Independence Day Songs: Bharat humko jaan se pyaara hai…
In the lives of a common man, patriotism is a dormant sentiment which is aroused usually when there is an India vs Pakistan cricket match, a terrorist attack or any natural calamity. And every now and then, when we see a film with a patriotic theme, we are reminded of our love for our country. In most cinema halls in Mumbai, the National Anthem is played before the film starts and it is a wonderful sight to see a hall full of people standing at rapt attention. To celebrate our 65th year of independence, we bring you a collection of songs from recent Bollywood movies that made our eyes moist and our chests swell with the pride of being an Indian. Bollywood Life wishes a very Happy Independence Day to all. Jai Hind!
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