Udit Narayan

Udit Narayan

Udit Narayan

Udit Narayan Jha (Nepali: उदितनारायणझा) known as Udit Narayan, is a Nepalese playback singer. He is primarily known for his work in Bollywood films. Udit Narayan has sung more than 25,000 songs in more than 31 languages including Nepali, Hindi, Kannada, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Punjabi, Oriya, Assamese and Bengali language cinema. He has won three National Film Awards and five Filmfare Awards. In 2001, he was awarded the Prabal Gorkha Dakshin Bahu by the late King of Nepal Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev and also awarded the Padma Shri by the Government of India in 2009.

Career

Udit Narayan Jha was born in the village of Bhardaha, in Saptari District, Nepal. His father was Hare Krishna Jha and his mother was Bhuwaneshwari Devi.

Narayan studied at P.B. School, Rajbiraj, Nepal where he passed his S.L.C. (class 10) and later obtained his intermediate from Ratna Rajya Laxmi Campus, mostly known as RR campus Kathmandu.

Udit Narayan began his career by singing Nepali, Maithili, Nepal Bhasa, Bhojpuri at first when he was in his native country, Nepal singing for Radio Nepal as a staff artiste for Maithili and Nepali folk songs. He sang many popular Nepali folk, modern songs on Radio Nepal. His first film playback singing was for Nepali Film Sindur. It was a comedy song for famous Nepali comedians GopalRaj Mainali (Chankhe) and Basundhara Bhushal (Nakkali). It was a duet song with Sushma Shrestha— now known as Poornima in Hindi films. After eight years in that role, the Indian embassy offered him the chance to study classical music at a prestigious school in Bombay, Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan, on a music scholarship. He moved to Bombay in 1978.

Udit Narayan has sung more than 25,000 songs in more than 34 languages. He got his first break in 1980, when noted music director (composer) Rajesh Roshan asked him to playback for the Hindi film Unees Bees and was given the opportunity to sing with the veteran Mohammed Rafi. He provided playback for a number of films, the most notable being Sannata (1981), Bade Dil Wala (1983) and Tan-Badan (1986). The success story of his career began in 1988 when Anand-Milind gave him the opportunity to sing all the songs for the successful Bollywood movie Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak, earning him a Filmfare Award.

Significant collaboration with music directors

Laxmikant Pyarelal

Laxmikant Pyarelal work start with Udit Narayan in early 80s. They have collaborated for films like Pyaar Ka Mandir, Hum, Saudagar, Prem Deewane, Aashiq Awara, Dil Hai Betaab, Trimurti, Deewana Mastana, and many others.

Anand-Milind

Music directors, Anand-Milind first collaborated with Udit with the 1986 film Tan-Badan. They gave him his first breakthrough when he got the chance to sing songs for the 1988 film Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak. All the songs for that film were sung by him and Alka Yagnik. Some of their collaborations included films like Dil, Beta, Raj Babu, Hero No. 1, Dulhe Raja, Aunty No. 1, Hogi Pyaar Ki Jeet among others.

Nadeem-Shravan

Music directors, Nadeem-Shravan started working with him in the late 80s. They have collaborated for films like Baap Numbri Beta Dus Numbri, Jaan Ki Kasam, Phool Aur Kaante, Waqt Hamara Hai, Rang, Dil Tera Aashiq, Aashiqui, Dilwale, Raja, Saajan Chale Sasural, Raja Hindustani, Jeet, Mohabbat, Maharaja, Ek Rishtaa: The Bond of Love, Yeh Dil Aashiqanaa, Haan Maine Bhi Pyaar Kiya, Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam, Dil Hai Tumhaara, Sirf Tum, Aa Ab Laut Chalen, Kasoor, Andaaz, Hungama, Footpath, Bewafaa, Dosti: Friends Forever.

Anu Malik

Yaar Gaddar, Mr. and Mrs. Khiladi, Akele Hum Akele Tum, Ram Jaane, Main Khiladi Tu Anari, Diljale, Himalay Putra, Ishq, Hum Aapke Dil Mein Rehte Hain, Refugee, Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega, Fiza, Badal.

Jatin Lalit

Udit started to work with music directors, Jatin Lalit in 1991 which was also the year when Jatin Lalit started their music career. Since then they have collaborated for films like Khiladi, Yaara Dildara, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Dil Kya Kare, Albela, Kehtaa Hai Dil Baar Baar, Hum Tum etc.

Himesh Reshammiya

Bandhan, Aamdani Atthani Kharcha Rupaiyaa, Humraaz, Tere Naam, Ishq Hai Tumse, Bardaasht, Run, Dil Ne Jise Apna Kahaa.

A. R. Rahman

Rangeela, Taal, Lagaan, The Legend of Bhagat Singh, Swades, One 2 Ka 4, Kadhalan, Ratchagan, Blue

Viju Shah

Yalgaar, Mohra, Ravan Raaj: A True Story, Anjaam, Mohra, Prithvi, Aar Ya Paar, Bade Miyan Chote Miyan, Pyaar Ishq Aur Mohabbat.

Other composers

He has worked with music directors like Rajesh Roshan, Rahul Dev Burman, Laxmikant–Pyarelal, Kalyanji-Anandji, Bappi Lahiri, Anand-Milind, Nadeem-Shravan, Jatin Lalit, A. R. Rahman, Anu Malik, Jagjit Singh, Anup Jalota, Uttam Singh, Raam Laxman, Ilayaraja, Bhupen Hazarika, Shiv-Hari, Ravindra Jain, Madan Mohan, Mohammed Zahur Khayyam, Vishal Bhardwaj, Shankar–Ehsaan–Loy, Himesh Reshammiya, Viju Shah, Vidyasagar, M. M. Keeravani, Mani Sharma, Yuvan Shankar Raja, Karthik Raja, Ismail Darbar, Anand Raj Anand, Aadesh Shrivastava, Arun Paudwal, Pritam Chakraborty, Sajid-Wajid, Dilip Sen-Sameer Sen, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Sohail Sen, Nikhil Vinay, Sandesh Shandilya, Ram Sampath, Rahul Sharma, Daboo Malik, Sameer Tondon, Sukhwinder Singh, Roop Kumar Rathod, Adnan Sami, Kailash Kher, Sanjeev-Darshan, Vishal–Shekhar, G. V. Prakash Kumar, Ajay-Atul, Sachin – Jigar and Amit Trivedi.

Significant collaboration with female singers for duet songs

Alka Yagnik

In a career spanning three decades he has sung many duet songs. He has sung maximum duets with Alka Yagnik. They sang their first duet for the 1981 film Sannata when they were both at the beginning of their careers. They both got their breakthrough with the 1988 film Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak and since then they have sung more than one thousand duet songs together. They have sung for movies Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak, Raja, Akele Hum Akele Tum, Raja Hindustani, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham, One 2 Ka 4, Lagaan, Tere Naam, Kyon Ki to name a few.

Shreya Ghoshal

Udit has also sung many songs with Shreya Ghoshal. Shreya started her career as playback singer in 2002 film Devdas with Udit Narayan.

They have collaborated for many films namely, Tum Hi To Ho, 42 Kms, Do Dilon Ke Khel Mein, The Hero – Abhimanyu, Rafta Rafta: The Speed, Mr. Khujli, Chor Mandli, Ek Main Ek Tum, Gehraayee, Mahiya – Call of Love, Nigehbaan – The Third Eye, Sanam Hum Aapke Hain, Ab Bas, Bombay Talkies, Student of the Year, Rang, Life Express, Mr. Singh / Mrs. Mehta, Gumnaam – The Mystery, Mere Baap Pehle Aap, Om Shanti Om, Rehguzar, Vivah, Iqraar by Chance, Krrish, Bold, Blackmail, Gehri Chaal, Jurm, Koi Tujh Sa Kahan, Kuch Meetha Ho Jaye, Meri Jung, Naam Gum Jaayega, Rain, Ssukh, Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi!, Zeher, Dil Bechara Pyaar Ka Maara, Dil Maange More, Garv, Khakee, Sheen, Shukriya, Thoda Tum Badlo Thoda Hum, Tumsa Nahin Dekha, Saaya, Xcuse Me and Devdas.

Lata Mangeshkar

Udit Narayan has also sung many songs with Lata Mangeshkar in many films like Darr, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Dil To Pagal Hai, Mohabbatein, Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai, Hum Tum Pe Marte Hain, Veer-Zaara, Lagaan and Mujhse Dosti Karoge.

Other female singers

Singers like Mahalakshmi Iyer, Sunidhi Chauhan and Shreya Ghoshal sang their first song with Udit Narayan. He has also sung many duets with Asha Bhosle, Usha Mangeshkar, Anuradha Paudwal, Kavita Krishnamurthy, K. S. Chithra, Sadhana Sargam, Jaspinder Narula, Sapna Awasthi, Usha Uthup, Ila Arun, Sunidhi Chauhan, Shreya Ghoshal, Mahalakshmi Iyer, Swarnalatha, Madhushree, Chinmayi, Anuradha Sriram, Poorima, Vaishali Samant and Mamta Sharma.

Significant collaboration with male singers for duet songs

He has also sung duet songs with many male playback singers including Mohammed Rafi, Kishore Kumar, Mahendra Kapoor, Amit Kumar, Shabbir Kumar, Mohammed Aziz, Kumar Sanu, Abhijeet, S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, Hariharan, Suresh Wadkar, Vinod Rathod, Roop Kumar Rathod, Shaan, KK, Sonu Nigam, Sukhwinder Singh, Shankar Mahadevan, Javed Ali, Mika Singh and Vishal Dadlani.

Significant collaboration with actors as their screen voice

Udit has sung from senior actors like Amitabh Bachchan, Pran to young actor like Shahid Kapoor. Also he has sung many songs for all the leading actors of 1990s and 2000s.

Amitabh Bachchan

Udit has sung for Amitabh Bachchan in few movies like Hum, Insaniyat, Major Saab, Lal Baadshah and Hindustan Ki Kasam.

Govinda

Udit has sung maximum songs for Govinda, he was the screen voice of Govinda in more than 40 films, the most he has sung for a particular actor. Udit’s first solo song in Bollywood was “Meri Nayi Bansi Ki Dhun” for the film Tan-Badan. Tan-Badan was also the first film which Govinda signed, although Ilzaam released first. He then went on to sing for Govinda in many movies which includes Maha-Sangram, Taqdeer Ka Tamasha, Hum, Bhabhi, Karz Chukana Hai, Jaan Se Pyaara, Ekka Raja Rani, Raja Babu, Dulaara, Bhagyawan, Andolan, Coolie No. 1, Saajan Chale Sasural, Hero No. 1, Deewana Mastana, Dulhe Raja, Aunty No. 1, Maharaja, Bade Miyan Chote Miyan, Pardesi Babu, Naseeb, Anari No.1, Rajaji, Hum Tum Pe Marte Hain, Jis Desh Mein Ganga Rehta Hain, Shikari, Beti No. 1, Hadh Kar Di Aapne, Aamdani Atthani Kharcha Rupaiyaa, Albela, Kyo Kii… Main Jhuth Nahin Bolta, Pyaar Diwana Hota Hai, Waah! Tera Kya Kehna, Akhiyon Se Goli Maare, Ek Aur Ek Gyarah, Raja Bhaiya, Khullam Khulla Pyaar Karen, Partner, Deewana Main Deewana and Kill Dil.

Aamir Khan

He was the voice for Aamir Khan in Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak which was first film of Aamir Khan. Some of their films are Dil, Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar, Rangeela, Ghulam, Ishq, Raja Hindustani, Mann, Lagaan, Dil Chahta Hai and Mangal Pandey.

Salman Khan

He was also the voice of Salman Khan in Ek Ladka Ek Ladki, Kurbaan, Dil Tera Aashiq, Hum Aapke Hain Kaun, Karan Arjun, Majhdhaar, Khamoshi: The Musical, Jeet, Auzaar, Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya, Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai, Bandhan, Jaanam Samjha Karo, Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, Hum Saath Saath Hain, Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega, Chori Chori Chupke Chupke, Tere Naam, Garv: Pride and Honour, Mujhse Shaadi Karogi, Dil Ne Jise Apna Kaha, Lucky: No Time for Love, Partner, Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya, God Tussi Great Ho and many others.

Shah Rukh Khan

Narayan was the screen voice for Shah Rukh Khan in many films. Some of the films are Darr, Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa, Anjaam, Karan Arjun, Zamaana Deewana, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Ram Jaane, Trimurti, English Babu Desi Mem, Chaahat, Koyla, Yes Boss, Pardes, Dil To Pagal Hai, Duplicate, Dil Se, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani, Josh, Mohabbatein, One 2 Ka 4, Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham, Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam, Devdas, Chalte Chalte, Kal Ho Naa Ho, Veer-Zaara, Swades, Don: The Chase Begins Again and Om Shanti Om.

Akshay Kumar

Udit Narayan has also sung for Akshay Kumar including Khiladi, Main Khiladi Tu Anari, Mr. and Mrs. Khiladi, International Khiladi, Khiladi 420, Waqt Hamara Hai, Mohra, Elaan, Suhaag, Sapoot, Angaaray, Keemat – They Are Back, Sangharsh, Yeh Dillagi, Dhadkan, Waqt: The Race Against Time, Hera Pheri, Mujhse Shaadi Karogi, Garam Masala and Joker.

Hrithik Roshan

Udit Narayan was also the screen voice for Hrithik Roshan in Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai, which was the first film of Hrithik where music was carried by Rajesh Roshan. Later Udit Sung in films like Koi Mil Gaya, Krrish, Fiza.

Shahid Kapoor

Udit has also sung for Shahid Kapoor in many films like Ishq Vishk which was the first film of Shahid. Later Udit Sung for him in many films like Fida, Dil Maange More, Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi!, Shikhar and Vivah.

Other actors

He has sung most number of songs for Sunny Deol, Sunil Shetty, Anil Kapoor, Ajay Devgn, Akshaye Khanna, Saif Ali Khan and Dileep

Other work

At the same time, he sang in Nepalese movies and also acted in two Nepali films Kusume Rumal and Pirati in 1985. He has also worked in Nepalese films, in particular for composer Sambhujeet Baskota. During his early singing career, he performed songs composed by Shiva Shankar, Natikaji and Gopal Yonjan. In 2004, he released his first private Nepalese album, Upahaar, in which he sang duets with his wife Deepa Jha. At the Hits FM Awards in 2004 he won awards in two major categories for the album: Record of the Year and Album of the Year.Wikipedia:Citation needed Some of Udit Narayan’s other private albums are Bhajan Sangam, Bhajan Vatika, I Love You, Dil Deewana, Yeh Dosti, Love is Life, Jhumka de Jhumka, Sona No Ghadulo, Dhuli Ganga, and Ma Tarini.

On the occasion of 100 years of Hindi Cinema, his song “Taal Se Taal Mila” from the movie Taal was voted as the “best song of the century” in a poll conducted by DesiMartini, Hindustan Times and Fever 104. Narayan has performed in many stage shows in India and abroad and is the recipient of a large number of awards. These include Screen Videocon Award, MTV Best Video Award and Pride of India Gold Award.

In 2009, Narayan was considering running as a candidate for the Padma Shri.

In 2010, Udit Narayan with Madhushree sang for the English independent film When Harry Tries to Marry.

Reality shows

He was in the panel of judges of Indian Idol 3 with music composer Anu Malik and female playback singer Alisha Chinai on Sony TV.

He was in the panel of judges on Sony TV for Waar Pariwaar, a reality show based on the bringing together of a singing gharana (family of singers). He shared judging duties with fellow playback singer Kumar Sanu and Jatin Pandit of the famous music duo Jatin-Lalit.

Udit Narayan Guest appearances in Jo Jeeta Wohi Super Star

Personal life

Narayan is a resident of Mumbai. He has married twice: to Ranjana Narayan Jha and Deepa Narayan Jha. His second wife, Deepa Narayan, whom he married in 1985, is a singer. The two recorded an album together titled Dil Deewana. They have son, Aditya Narayan, who is a former child actor, singer and television presenter. Aditya Narayan started his singing for child artists in Nepali Film with his father before starting his singing career in Hindi movies in the 1990s and also acted in a few films.

As an actor

Kusume Rumal was the first film in which singer Udit Narayan sung all the songs and also done work as an actor. Kusume Rumal was a huge box office success becoming the highest-grossing Nepalese Movie of the time until another Tulsi Ghimire film Darpan Chaya broke its record in 2001. The movie was the first Nepalese Movies to spend 25 weeks in the box office top ten list and the first actual blockbuster.

Honours

Year Award Honouring body
2001 Prabal Gorkha Dakshin Bahu King of Nepal ‘Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev’
2009 Padma Shri Government of India
2011 Maharashtra Ratna Award Government of Maharashtra

Awards and nominations

Year Category Song/Nomination Result
National Film Awards
2001 Best Male Playback Singer MitwaLagaan Won
Jaane Kyon LogDil Chahta Hai  
2002 Best Male Playback Singer Chote Chote Sapne HoZindagi Khoobsoorat Hai Won
2004 Best Male Playback Singer Yeh Taara Woh TaaraSwades Won
2005 Best Feature Film in Bhojpuri Kab Hoi Gawna Hamar (Producer) Won
Filmfare Awards
1989 Best Male Playback Singer Papa Kahte HaiQayamat Se Qayamat Tak Won
1993 Best Male Playback Singer Pehla NashaJo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar Nominated
1994 Best Male Playback Singer Phoolon Sa Chehra TeraAnari Nominated
Best Male Playback Singer Jaadu Teri NazarDarr Nominated  
1995 Best Male Playback Singer Tu Cheez Badi HaiMohra Nominated
1996 Best Male Playback Singer Mehandi Lagake RakhnaDilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge Won
Best Male Playback Singer Raja Ko Rani SeAkele Hum Akele Tum Nominated  
1997 Best Male Playback Singer Pardesi PardesiRaja Hindustani Won
Best Male Playback Singer Ghar Se Nikalte HiPapa Kahte Hai Nominated  
Best Male Playback Singer Ho Nahin SaktaDiljale Nominated  
1998 Best Male Playback Singer Bholi Si SooratDil To Pagal Hai Nominated
Best Male Playback Singer Dil To Pagal HaiDil To Pagal Hai Nominated  
1999 Best Male Playback Singer Tum Paas AayeKuch Kuch Hota Hai Nominated
2000 Best Male Playback Singer Chand Chupa Badal MeinHum Dil De Chuke Sanam Won
2001 Best Male Playback Singer Dil Ne Ye Kaha HaiDhadkan Nominated
2002 Best Male Playback Singer MitwaLagaan Won
Best Male Playback Singer Udja Kale KanwaGadar: Ek Prem Katha Nominated  
2003 Best Male Playback Singer Tune Zindagi Me AakeHumraaz Nominated
2004 Best Male Playback Singer Tere NaamTere Naam Nominated
Best Male Playback Singer Idhar Chala Main Udhar ChalaKoi Mil Gaya Nominated  
2005 Best Male Playback Singer Main Yahan Hoon YahanVeer Zaara Nominated
Best Male Playback Singer With Master Vignesh Yeh Taara Woh TaaraSwades Nominated  
Filmfare Awards South
2011 Best Male Playback Singer – Tamil Vaama DuraiyammaMadrasapattinam Nominated
Vijay Awards
2008 Best Male Playback Singer SahanaSivaji Nominated
Star Screen Awards
1997 Best Male Playback Aaye Ho Meri Zindagi MeRaja Hindustani Won
2001 Best Male Playback Dil Ne Ye Kaha HaiDhadkan Nominated
Best Male Playback Aaja MahiyaFiza Nominated  
Best Male Playback Kaho Na Pyar HaiKaho Na Pyar Hai Nominated  
2002 Best Male Playback MitwaLagaan Nominated
Best Male Playback Udja Kale KanwaGadar: Ek Prem Katha Nominated  
2003 Best Male Playback Woh Chand Jaisi LadkiDevdas Won
2004 Best Male Playback Tere NaamTere Naam Nominated
2005 Best Male Playback Main Yahan Hoon YahanVeer Zaara Nominated
2006 Best Male Playback Hum Hai Is Pal YahaKisna Nominated
Zee Cine Awards
2000 Best Playback Singer – Male Chand Chupa Badal MeinHum Dil De Chuke Sanam Won
2002 Best Playback Singer – Male MitwaLagaan Nominated
Best Playback Singer – Male Udja Kale KanwaGadar: Ek Prem Katha Nominated  
2004 Best Playback Singer – Male Tere NaamTere Naam Nominated
2013 Best Track of The Year RadhaStudent of the Year Shared with Shreya Ghoshal, Vishal-Shekhar & Anvita Dutt Guptan Won
IIFA Awards
2000 Best Male Playback Chand Chupa Badal MeinHum Dil De Chuke Sanam Won
2001 Best Male Playback Aaja MahiyaFiza Nominated
Best Male Playback Kaho Na Pyar HaiKaho Na Pyar Hai Nominated  
2002 Best Male Playback MitwaLagaan Nominated
Best Male Playback Udja Kale KanwaGadar: Ek Prem Katha Nominated  
Best Male Playback Bole ChudiyanKabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham Nominated  
2004 Best Male Playback Tere NaamTere Naam Nominated
Best Male Playback Koi Mil GayaKoi Mil Gaya Nominated  
2005 Best Male Playback Aankhe Band KarkeAitraaz Nominated
Best Male Playback Lal DupattaMujhse Shaadi Karogi Nominated  
Best Male Playback Yeh Taara Woh TaaraSwades Nominated  
Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards
2004 Best Male Playback Singer Idhar Chala Main Udhar ChalaKoi Mil Gaya Nominated
2006 Best Male Playback Singer Main Yahan Hoon YahanVeer Zaara Nominated
Zee Gold Awards
2002 Best Playback Singer (Male) Main Nikala Gaddi LekeGadar: Ek Prem Katha Nominated
Bollywood Movie Awards
1999 Best Playback Singer Male Tum Paas AayeKuch Kuch Hota Hai Won
Kalakar Awards
2001 Best Playback Singer (Male) Har Dil Jo Pyaar KaregaHar Dil Jo Pyaar Karega Won
2006 Best Playback Singer (Male) Ek Dulruba HaiBewafa Won
2011 Best Playback Singer (Male) Tum Darshan Hum NainaIsi Life Mein Won
2013 Best Playback Singer (Male) Jugnu Banke TuJoker Won
GiMA Awards
2013 Best Film Song RadhaStudent of the Year Nominated
Best Duet RadhaStudent of the Year Nominated  

Bollywood filmography

Main article: List of songs recorded by Udit Narayan

Year Film Song name(s) Co-singer(s) Music Director(s)
1980 Unees Bees “Mil Gaya” Mohammed Rafi, Usha Mangeshkar Rajesh Roshan
1981 Sannata “Sun Jaane Jaa” Alka Yagnik Rajesh Roshan
1983 Bade Dil Wala “Jeevan Ke Din” Lata Mangeshkar, Baby Preeti R D Burman
1986 Tan-Badan “Meri Nayi Bansi Ki Dhun” Solo Anand Milind
1988 Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak “Ae Mere Humsafar”, “Papa Kehte Hai” Alka Yagnik, Solo Anand-Milind
Pyaar Ka Mandir “Log Jahan Par Rehte Hain” Mohammad Aziz, Kavita Krishnamurthy, Suresh Wadkar Laxmikant Pyarelal  
1989 Lal Dupatta Malmal Ka “Lal Dupatta Malmal Ka”, “Na Jaane Kyun Main Bekraar” Anuradha Paudwal Anand-Milind
1990 Dil “Mujhe Need Na Aye”, “Hum Ne Ghar Choda Hai”, “Hum Pyar Karne Wale” Anuradha Paudwal, Sadhana Sargam Anand-Milind
Aashiqui “Mera Dil Tere Liye Dhadakta Hai” Anuradha Paudwal Nadeem-Shravan  
1991 Hum “Ek Doosre Se Karte Hain Pyar Hum” Sudesh Bhosle, Mohammad Aziz Laxmikant-Pyarelal
Phool Aur Kaante “I Love You” Alisha Chinai Nadeem-Shravan  
Yaara Dildara “Bin Tere Sanam Mar Mitenge Hum”, “Tum Hi Hamari Ho Manzil” Kavita Krishnamurthy, Anuradha Paudwal Jatin-Lalit  
1992 Beta “Dhak Dhak Karne Laga”, “Koyal Si Teri Boli” Anuradha Paudwal Anand-Milind
Chamatkar “Jawani Deewani” Anu Malik, Poornima Anu Malik  
Vishwatma “Aankhon Mein Hai Kya”, “Dil Le Gayi Teri Bindiya” Alka Yagnik, Mohammad Aziz, Amit Kumar, Sapna Mukherjee Viju Shah  
Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar “Pehla Nasha”, “Yahan Ke Hum Sikandar” Sadhana Sargam, Jatin, Lalit Jatin-Lalit  
1993 Anari “Phoolo Sa Chera Tera”   Anand-Milind
Darr “Jaadu Teri Nazar”, “Tu Mere Samne” Solo, Lata Mangeshkar Shiv-Hari  
Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa “Dewaana Dil Dewaana” Amit Kumar Jatin-Lalit  
1994 Mohra “Tu Cheez Badi Hai Mast Mast”, “Tip Tip Barsa Paani” Kavita Krishnamurthy, Alka Yagnik Viju Shah
1995 Rangeela “Kya Karen Ke Na Karen”, “Yaroon Sun Lo Zara” Solo, Chitra A.R. Rahman
Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge “Ruk Ja O Dil Deewane”, “Ho Gaya Hai Tujko To Pyar Sajna”, “Mehndi Laga Ke Rakhna” Solo, Lata Mangeshkar Jatin-Lalit  
Akele Hum Akele Tum “Raja Ko Rani Se Pyar Ho Gaya” Alka Yagnik Anu Malik  
Ram Jaane “Ram Jaane” Alka Yagnik, Sonu Nigam Anu Malik  
1996 Raja Hindustani “Aaye Ho Meri Zindagi Mein”, “Pardesi Pardesi”, “Kitna Pyaara Tujhe Rab Ne” Solo, Sapna Awasthi, Alka Yagnik Nadeem-Shravan
Diljale “Ho Nahin Sakta” Solo Anu Malik  
Khamoshi “Jaana Suno Hum Tum Pe Marte Hain”, “Saagar Kinare Bhi Do Dil Hain Pyaase” Solo, Sulakshana Pandit, Jatin Pandit Jatin-Lalit  
1997 Mohabbat “Dil Ki Dhadkan Kehti Hai” Kavita Krishnamurthy Nadeem-Shravan
Ishq “Ishq Hua Kaise Hua”, “Dekho Dekho Jaanam”, “Neend Churai Meri” Vibha Sharma, Alka Yagnik, Kumar Sanu, Kavita Krishnamurthy Anu Malik  
Dil To Pagal Hai “Dil To Pagal Hai”, “Bholi Si Surat”, “Are Re Are” Lata Mangeshkar Uttam Singh  
Hero No. 1 “Sona Kitna Sona Hai”, “Mohabbat Ki Nahin Jati” Poornima, Sadhana Sargam Anand-Milind  
1998 Kuch Kuch Hota Hai “Koi Mil Gaya”, “Kuch Kuch Hota Hai”, “Yeh Ladka Hai Deewana”, “Tujhe Yaad Na Meri Aayee” Kavita Krishnamurthy, Alka Yagnik, Manpreet Akhtar Jatin-Lalit
Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai “Is Dil Mein Kya Hai” Lata Mangeshkar Jatin-Lalit  
Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya “Deewana Main Chala”, “Chhad Zid Karna”, “Oh Baby… Ho Gaya So Ho Gaya” Solo, Anuradh Paudwal, Kavita Krishnamurthy Jatin-Lalit, Himesh Reshammiya  
Dil Se.. “E Ajnabi” Mahalakshmi Iyer A.R. Rahman  
1999 Mann “Mera Mann”, “Chaha Hai Tujko”, “Khushiyan Aur Gham”, “Nasha Ye Pyar Ka Nasha” Alka Yagnik, Sadhana Sargam, Anuradha Paudwal Sanjeev-Darshan
Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam “Chand Chupa Badal Mein” Alka Yagnik Ismail Darbar  
Taal “Taal Se Taal Mila” Alka Yagnik A.R. Rahman  
Hum Saath-Saath Hain “Chhote Chhote Bhaiyon Ke”, “Mhare Hiwda”, “Hum Saath-Saath Hain” Hariharan, Kumar Sanu, Kavita Krishnamurthy, Anuradha Paudwal, Alka Yagnik Raam Laxman  
Dil Kya Kare “Dil Kya Kare”, “Do Dilon Di” Alka Yagnik, Anuradha Paudwal Jatin-Lalit  
Jaanam Samjha Karo “Chandni Aaya Hai Tera Deewana” Solo Anu Malik  
2000 Dhadkan “Dil Ne Yeh Kaha Hai Dil Se”, “Na Na Karte Pyar” Alka Yagnik, Kumar Sanu Nadeem-Shravan
Mission Kashmir “Chupke Se Sun”, “Socho Ke Jheelon Ka” Alka Yagnik Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy  
Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega “Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega”, “Dil Dil Deewana” Alka Yagnik Anu Malik  
Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai “Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai”, “Pyaar Ki Kashti Mein” Alka Yagnik Rajesh Roshan  
Mohabbatein “Soni Soni”, “Humko Humise Chura Lo”, “Zinda Rehti Hai Mohabbatein”, “Aankhein Khuli” Jaspinder Narula, Lata Mangeshkar, Shweta Pandit Jatin-Lalit  
2001 Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham “Bole Chudiyan”, “Yeh Ladka Hai Allah” Sonu Nigam, Alka Yagnik Jatin-Lalit
Pyaar Ishq Aur Mohabbat “Pyaar Ishq Aur Mohabbat”, “Jab Tujhe Maine Dekha” Alka Yagnik, Sadhana Sargam Viju Shah  
Gadar “Main Nikla”, “Udhja Kaale Kawwa” Solo; Alka Yagnik, Nihar S Uttam Singh  
Lagaan “Radha Kaise Na Jale”, “Mitwa”, “Ghanan Ghanan”, “O Ri Chori” Asha Bhosle, Vaishali, Sukhwinder Singh, Alka Yagnik, Srinivas, Shankar Mahadevan, Shaan, Vasundhara Das A.R. Rahman  
Chori Chori Chupke Chupke “Dekhne Waalon Ne” Alka Yagnik Anu Malik  
Dil Chahta Hai “Jaane Kyon” Alka Yagnik Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy  
2002 Devdas “Chhalak Chhalak”, “Woh Chand Jasi”, Hamesha Tumko Chaaha Vinod Rathod, Shreya Ghoshal, Kavita Krishnamurthy Ismail Darbar
Raaz “Jo Bhi Kasmein” Alka Yagnik Nadeem-Shravan  
Yeh Hai Jalwa “Dhire Dhire”, “Chuudi Khankayi Re” Alka Yagnik Himesh Reshammiya  
Kasoor “Kitna Bechain Hoke”, “Zindagi Ban Gaye Ho Tum” Alka Yagnik Nadeem-Shravan  
2003 Tere Naam “Tumse Milna”, “Tere Naam”, “Chand”, “O Jaana” Alka Yagnik, Shaan, Kamaal Khan, KK Himesh Reshammiya
Koi… Mil Gaya “Koi Mil Gaya”, “Idhar Chala Main Udhar Chala” K.S. Chitra, Alka Yagnik Rajesh Roshan  
Chalte Chalte “Dagriya Chalo” Alka Yagnik Jatin-Lalit, Aadesh Shrivastava  
2004 Veer-Zaara “Main Yahan Hoon”, “Aisa Des Hai Mera” Solo, Lata Mangeshkar, Gurdas Mann, Pritha Majumdar Madan Mohan
Aitraaz “Aankhen Bandh Karke”, “Woh Tassavur” Alka Yagnik Himesh Reshammiya  
Asambhav “Teri Dekh Dekh Ladkaviyan” Kavita Krishnamurthy Viju Shah  
Mujhse Shaadi Karogi “Mujhse Shaadi Karogi”, “Lal Dupatta”, “Rab Kare” Sonu Nigam, Sunidhi Chauhan, Alka Yagnik Sajid-Wajid  
Swades “Yeh Tara Woh Tara”, “Yun Hi Chala Chal” Master Vignesh, Baby Pooja, Kailash Kher, Hariharan A.R. Rahman  
Hum Tum “Yaara Yaara” Alka Yagnik Jatin-Lalit  
2005 Kyon Ki “Kyon Ki Itna Pyaar”, “Dil Ke Badle Sanam”, “Jhatka Maare” Alka Yagnik, Kailash Kher, Shaan Himesh Reshammiya
Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya “Ishq Chunairya”, “Sajan Tumse Pyar” Alka Yagnik Himesh Reshammiya  
2006 Don: The Chase Begins Again “Khaike Paan Banaraswala” Solo Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy
Vivah “Do Anjane Ajnabi”, “Mujhe Haq Hai”, “Milan Abhi Adha Adhura Hai” Shreya Ghoshal Ravindra Jain  
2007 Partner “Do U Wanna Partner” Shaan, Sajid-Wajid, Suzanne D’Mello Sajid-Wajid
Om Shanti Om “Deewangi Deewangi” Shaan, Shreya Ghoshal, Sunidhi Chauhan, Rahul Saxena Vishal-Shekhar  
2008 Tashan “Falak Tak Chal Saath Meray”, “Dil Dance Maare” Mahalakshmi Iyer; Sunidhi Chauhan, Sukhwinder Singh Vishal-Shekhar
God Tussi Great Ho “Lal Chunariya” Alka Yagnik Sajid-Wajid  
Mere Baap Pehle Aap “Main Hawaon Ke” Shreya Ghoshal Tauseef Akhtar  
Gumnaam – The Mystery “Mohabbat Hai Tumse”, “Mohabbat Se Zyada” Monica Nath, Shreya Ghoshal Nadeem-Shravan  
2009 What’s Your Raashee? “Sau Janam” Madhushree, Sohail Sen Sohail Sen
Blue “Yaar Mila Tha” Madhushree A.R. Rahman  
2010 Life Express “Pyar Ka Namak” Shreya Ghoshal  
Isi Life Mein “Tum Darshan Hum Naina”, “Apna Kaun Paraya Kauna” Solo    
Four Friends “Yeh Dosti” Shankar Mahadevan    
2011 When Harry Tries to Marry “Dulhe Raja” Madhushree  
Tum Hi To Ho “Dil Ne Mere Dil Ne” Shreya Ghoshal Anand-Milind  
Shivam “Khoye Se Hum Khoye Se Tum”, Alka Yagnik    
College Campus “Dum Bhar Na Dum Lenge” Vinod Rathod, Manjeera    
2012 Agneepath “Gun Gun Guna “ Sunidhi Chauhan Ajay-Atul
Joker “Jugnu” Solo G. V. Prakash Kumar  
Rang (Album) “Khuda Ki Kasam” Shreya Ghoshal Nadeem Shravan  
Student of the Year “Radha” Shreya Ghoshal, Vishal Dadlani Vishal-Shekhar  
2013 Rajdhani Express “Karte Hain Dil Se” Solo Lahu Madhav, Ritesh Nalini
Gunja – A wonder Girl “Manjhi Re Manjhi Re” Solo Abuzar  
Deewana Main Deewana “Ek Haseena Ek Deewana”, “Judaa Na Honge Hum” Anuradha Paudwal, Sadhana Sargam Anand Raj Anand, Bappi Lahiri  
ABCD – Any Body Can Dance “Psycho Re” Mika Singh Sachin Jigar  
Beehad – The Ravines Neta Hai Bhai Neta Hai Vinod Rathod Ravindra Jain  
Bombay Talkies (film) Bombay Talkies Alka Yagnik, Kumar Sanu, Kavita Krishnamurthy, Sonu Nigam, Shreya Ghoshal, Shaan, Sukhwinder Singh, KK, Mohit Chauhan Amit Trivedi  
Gippi Naam Baby Se Baby Doll Hui Gava Sukhwinder Singh Vishal-Shekhar  
2014 Kill Dil Upcoming song Javed Bashir  

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Notable and popular Kannada songs

Year Film Song Name Music Director
1999 Upendra “Mtv Subbulakshmige” Gurukiran
2002 Appu “Baare Baare”
“Ellinda Aarambhavo”
Gurukiran
2002 Hollywood “Choo Bide”
“Prema Prema”
Gurukiran
2003 Abhi “Sum Sumne”
“Ee Nanna Kannane”
Gurukiran
2003 Chigurida Kanasu “Aaha Enidenidenu”
“Ninna Kanda Kshana”
V. Manohar
2003 Gokarna “Aaseye Dukhakke Moola”
“Jwara Illade”
Gurukiran
2003 Kutumba “Mujhe Kuch Kuch Hogaya”
“Alukku Balukina”
Gurukiran
2004 Apthamitra “Pata Pata” Gurukiran
2005 Namma Basava “Andondittu Kaala” Gurukiran
2005 Aakash “Habba Habba” R. P. Patnaik
2006 Mungaru Male “Kunidu Kunidu Baare” Mano Murthy
2006 Julie “Ee Hadu Modala Hadu” Rajesh Ramanath
2007 Milana “Anthu Inthu” Mano Murthy
2007 Krishna “Gollara Golla” V. Harikrishna
2007 Gaalipata “Aaha Ee Bedaru Bombege” V. Harikrishna
2008 Haage Summane “Naanenu Nambodilla” Mano Murthy
2008 Mussanje Maathu “O Hrudaya” Sridhar V.Sambhram
2008 Sathya in Love “Golla Golla” Gurukiran
2008 Bindaas “Gubbacchi Goodinalli” Gurukiran
2009 Raam “Nanna Thutiyalli” V. Harikrishna
2009 Cheluveye Ninna Nodalu “Seere Nerige” V. Harikrishna
2010 Mylari “Sukumari” Gurukiran
2012 Parie “Mugilina Maathu” Veer Samarth
2012 Yaare Koogadali “Hello 1 2 3 Mike Testing” V. Harikrishna
2013 Bangari “Aasepattu” A M Neel
2013 Jataayu “Phala Phala” Vijay Chandra
2013 Lakshmi “Come Come Kamanna”
“Neenene Neenene”
Gurukiran

Tamil songs

Year Film Song Name Composer Co-Singer(s)
1994 Kadhalan “Kadhalikum Pennin” A. R. Rahman S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, Pallavi
1995 Muthu “Kuluvalilae” A. R. Rahman K. S. Chitra, Kalyani Menon
1996 Mr. Romeo “Romeo Aatam” A. R. Rahman Hariharan
Coimbatore Mappillai “Coimbatore Mappillaikku” Vidyasagar Vijay, Sadhana Sargam  
1997 Ratchagan “Soniya Soniya” A. R. Rahman Unnikrishnan, Harini
1998 Kannedhirey Thondrinal “Eswara” Deva
Kadhala Kadhala “Kaasumaeley” Karthik Raja Kamal Haasan  
Naam Iruvar Namakku Iruvar “Aiylesaa Aiylesaa” Karthik Raja Prabhu Deva  
Naam Iruvar Namakku Iruvar “Hello Enthan Kadhala” Karthik Raja Prabhu Deva  
2000 Rhythm “Pathikiche” A. R. Rahman Vasundhara Das
2001 Shahjahan “Achacho Punnagai” Mani Sharma
2002 Dhool “Ithanondu Muthathila” Vidyasagar Sowmya Raoh
Run “Kadhal Pisase” Vidyasagar Sujatha Mohan  
Anbe Sivam “Elae Machi” Vidyasagar Kamal Haasan  
Bhagavathi “Allu Allu” Deva  
2003 Winner “Endhan Uyir Thozhiyae” Yuvan Shankar Raja
Thiruda Thirudi “Wonder Kulavi” Dheena Radhika Thilak, Mimicry Senthil  
Dum “Kannamma Kannamma” Deva Anuradha Sriram  
Paarai “Aeroplane Parakkudhu” Sabesh Murali  
Thirumalai “Vaadiyamma Jakkamma” Vidyasagar  
Anjaneya “Vennila Vennila” Mani Sharma Harini  
2004 M. Kumaran son of Mahalakshmi “Iyyo Iyyo” Srikanth Deva Shalini
Ghilli “Kokarakokarako” Vidyasagar Sujatha Mohan  
Kuththu “Saapida Vaada” Srikanth Deva Malathi Lakshman  
Madurey “Bambarakannu Pachamolagaa” Vidyasagar Srilekha Parthasarathy  
2005 Sivakasi “Ada Ennatha Solvenungo” Srikanth Deva Anuradha Sriram
Ji “Kiliye Kiliye” Vidyasagar Sujatha Mohan  
Bambara Kannaley “Bambara Kannaley” Srikanth Deva Sadhana Sargam  
2007 Sivaji “Sahana” A. R. Rahman Chinmayi
2008 Yaaradi Nee Mohini “Engeyo Paartha”, “Nenjai Kasakki” Yuvan Shankar Raja -; Suchitra
Kuruvi “Thean Thean” Vidyasagar Shreya Ghoshal  
Padikkathavan “Raangi Rangamma” Mani Sharma Malathi Lakshman  
2009 Thoranai “Vaa Chellam” Mani Sharma
Kadhalna Summa Illai “Ennamo Seidhaai” Vidyasagar  
Kanden Kadhalai “Venpanju” Vidyasagar Karthik  
Thottupaar “Aadi Maasa Kaathadikka” Srikanth Deva Anuradha Sriram  
2010 Madrasapattinam “Vaama Durai Amma” G. V. Prakash Kumar Cochin Haneefa, Amy Jackson
Kaadhal Solla Vandhen “Oru Vaanavilin Pakathiley” Yuvan Shankar Raja  
2011 Siruthai “Chellam Vada Chellam” Vidyasagar Surmukhi
Rowthiram “Adiye Un Kangal” Prakash Nikki Sadhana Sargam  
2012 Aadhi Bhagavan “Kaatriley Nadanthene” Yuvan Shankar Raja Shweta Pandit
Aadhalal Kadhal Seiveer “Alaipaayum Nenjiley” Yuvan Shankar Raja  
Samar “Vellai Maiyil” Yuvan Shankar Raja Swetha Mohan  

Telugu songs

Year Film Song Name
1998 Choodalani Vundi “Raamma Chilakamma”
1999 Samarasimha Reddy “Andala Adabomma”
1999 Rajakumarudu “Godari Gattupaina”
1999 Swayamvaram “Keeravani Ragamlo”
2001 Daddy “Naa Pranama Suswagatham”
2001 Student No. 1 “Paddanandi Premalo”
2001 Kushi “Ammaye Sannaga”
2002 Idiot “Leletha Navvula”
2003 Okkadu “Cheppave Chirugaali”
2005 Andarivaadu “Ammamma Nee Mesam”
2006 Bangaram “Egire Chilakamma”
2007 Aadavari Matalaku Ardhale Verule “Yemaindi Ee Vela”
2008 Krishna (2008 film) “Tholi Prema Chirunama”
2012 Devudu Chesina Manushulu “Yemi Sethura”
2012 Srimannarayana “Thakathai”
2014 Pandavulu Pandavulu Tummeda “Chusa Nene”

Malayalam film songs

Film Song Name
CID Moosa “Chilamboli Kaate”
Kochi Rajavu “Mundari Padam”
Lion “Sundari Onnu Parayu”
Four Friends “Yeh Dosti”
Pappy Appacha “Kannil Kannil”
Sound Thoma “Oru kaaryam”
nadodimannan “Macha Enna Marannidalle”

Oriya film songs

Year Film Song Name Composer Co-Artist
2013 Mo Duniya Tu Hi Tu “Kanhei Re Kanhei” Malay Mishra  
Paribeni Kehi Alaga Kari “Pagala Tu Thilu Mo Pain” Prem Anand    
Ashiq Mu Awara “Juade Chahunchi Mu” Bikash Shukla Ira Mohanty  
My Love Story “My Love Story” Gagan Bihari Tarannum Malik  
Deewana Deewani “Deewana Mun Deewani Tu” Prasant Padhi Pamila Jain  
Target “Tume Mo Nayanara Nayana Tara” Rabi Narayan Nanda, Abhijit Majumdar  
Superstar “Chori Chori Dheere Dheere” Mihir Mohanty Ira Mohanty  
Salam Cinema “A Mahua” Abhijit Majumdar  
Sapanara Nayika “Tu Mo Sapanara Nayika” Prasant Padhi Papu Mishra  
Hata Dhari Chalutha “Sabu Janamare”, “Sathire Sathi Sathi”, “Batoi Mu Eka Eka”, “Mo Luhara Ranga Aaji”, “Prema Ra Baji”, ” Aaji Kahin Sabu Rutu”, “A Jibana Chala Bate” Prem Anand Ira Mohanty  
Mun Eka Tumara “Tama Bina Kaha Ku “ Bikash Das Namita Agrawal  

Oriya album songs

Album Song
  “Prathama Premara Prathama”
Bana Harinee “Phulara Sahare Gharate Tolichhi Tu Aasibu”
To Chehera “Priya Mora Deithili Tora Nan Rajanigandha”
Golapa Kadhi “Tame Jadi Mate Bhala Pauchha”
To Chehera “Tame Jebe Hasidela Mate Chahni”