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Kumar Sanu, Amit Trivedi, Ayushmann Khurrana: B-Town remembers Pancham Da on his birth anniversary!
Amit Trivedi wrote Happy birthday to the boss. Your music, even today sounds magical. Thank you Pancham Da for the amazing work you have done.
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In memory of RD Burman: Shahank Vyas, Shraddha Arya, Roopal Tyagi reveal their favourite Pancham da songs – Watch video!
The melodious songs and beautiful tunes still are the most often played numbers on almost everyone’s playlist. We remember some of the great music created by RD Burman, who was born on June 27, 1939
On the occasion of RD Burman‘s 76th birth anniversary, we asked a few celebs from telly town about their favourite Pancham da songs that they love humming till date; and this is what they said… Click here to read more
Ramesh Sippy: I miss RD Burman today
Veteran filmmaker Ramesh Sippy says legendary music composer RD Burman was a “man of tomorrow”, who ushered in a new style of music in the Indian film scene
Sippy’s association with Burman, fondly called Pancham Da, began with Seeta Aur Geeta (1972) and spanned through cult hits like Sholay, Shaan, Shakti and Sagar. Click here to read more
Remembering music legend RD Burman on his 75th birth anniversary
The legendary music composer has composed musical scores for over 331 movies
One of the seminal music directors of the Indian film industry, music director and composer R D Burman, was one of the most beloved and admired composer in Bollywood. Son of the legendary music director Sachin Dev Burman, Rahul was fondly referred to as Pancham and started his journey with Chhote Nawab (1961). Click here to read more
Special film for RD Burman’s 75th birth anniversary
Asha Bhosle, Gulzar and Javed Akhtar to share their fond memories with the music director
A special film titled Puncham – Mujhey Chaltey Jaana Hai will pay a tribute to late, noted Bollywood music director RD Burman, fondly known as Pancham da, on his 75th birth anniversary June 27. Click here to read more
Asha Bhosle, happy birthday!
While the dearly beloved playback singer enters the 80th year of her life, she readies herself to embrace a new role
Born on September 8, 1933, Asha Bhosle is all set to embrace the 80th year of her life with open arms. The versatile singer, who is currently making headlines as the judge of Sur Kshetra on Sahara One, was recently one of the most loved judges of Indian Idol 6 for her sensible comments. Click here to read more
Asha Bhosle breaks down remembering RD Burman
The veteran singer became emotional while shooting for a special Indian Idol 6 episode to celebrate Pancham-da’s birthday
Singing legend Asha Bhosle broke down while shooting for special RD Burman episode for singing reality show Indian Idol 6. In the episode, the contestants are to pay a tribute to music maestro fondly called Pancham-da by singing his compositions. Click here to read more
RD Burman birthday special: This heart goes ‘haye’!
On the 73rd birthday of the late music maestro, we recall the playful spirit of Pancham, but in English!
Born on June 27, 1939, RD Burman became one of the greatest and most entertaining music directors of all time. Click here to read more
RA.ONE MUSIC REVIEW: Songs rock!
Cineswami has deigned to listen to the music of RA.One and is delighted to report that it is the outstanding, nay, the soundtrack of the year. Take a bow Vishal Dadlani and Shekhar Ravjiani
The album begins with the now ubiquitous Chammak challo [watch song], sung by Akon and Hamsika Iyer. It’s an infectious number with Tamil lyrics cropping up occasionally. Dildara [watch song], a tribute to Ben E King’s classic Stand by me, is a ballad rendered by Shafqat Amanat Ali in his best dard-meets-romance voice, a quality unique to singers across the border. Click here to read more