A Lyricist par excellence, died yesterday. He was also acting in Comic roles in some of the films. Can you name him and his Films.
Kalyanji, the musician, gave him his first break in Chandrasena (1959) in the song Main kya jaanu kahan laage yeh saawan matwala re sung by Lata Mangeshkar.
Satta Bazar (1959) marked his first success with hits like Tumhein yaad hoga kabhi hum mile the, Aakde ka dhanda and Chandi ke chand tukdon ke liye. It was during the making of this film that the films distributor Shantibhai Patel christened him Bawra.
HIS hits include Muskurake humko loota aapne. from Vishwas (1969), Gumsum kyon hain sanam from Bhala Manus (1976) and Jab aati hogi yaad meri from Phaansi (1978). Wada karle saajna from Haath Ki Safai (1974) and the title track of Kasme Vaade (1978) were huge hits. Khel Khel Mein (1975) comprising the songs Ek main aur ek tu, Humne tumko dekha and Khullam khulla pyar karenge besides others, was a great album as well. O tumse door rekhe from Adalat (1976) was a fabulous track composed by Gulshan. Satta Pe Satta (1982) had ...more