New Delhi: We celebrate Father’s Day with plenty of amazing gifts, meals, cards penned with heartfelt words, to express what father’s mean to us. But a celebration without music is incomplete. There are few tracks that beautifully portray the exquisite bond children share with their dads. On the occasion of Father’s Day, here’s a list of Bollywood songs on dads
Papa Kehte Hain
A song that needs no introduction. From the movie Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak, the hit track Papa Kehte Hain turned out to be the biggest song from the music album of the movie. Outclassing Tezaab, the movie Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak was the best-selling Bollywood music soundtrack album of 1988.
Papa Mere Papa
A little girl sings this emotional song for her autistic father, played by Ajay Devgn. She says even if the world denies, her father is the best in the world for her.
Akele Hum Akele Tum
Released in 1995, the romantic drama film directed by Mansoor Khan features Aamir Khan, Manisha Koirala and Master Adil. The titled track Akele Hum Akele Tum from the Aamir and Manisha starrer is sung by veteran singer Udit Narayan and his son Aditya Narayan. While Indian national award and Filmfare-winning composer Anu Malik gave the music for the movie, lyrics of the hit movie were penned by Majrooh Sultanpuri.
Tujhse Naraz Nahin Zindagi
While the male version of the song Tujhse Naraz Nahin Zindagi is sung by Anup Ghosal, the female version of the same song features legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar. The song is from the 1983 movie Masoom which is an adaptation of novel Man, Woman and Child. Starring Naseeruddin Shah and Shabana Azmi in lead roles, Masoom marked the directorial debut of filmmaker Shekhar Kapur.
Laadki is a remake of the song which was originally composed by Sachin-Jigar with vocals from Tanishkaa Sanghvi, Rekha Bhardwaj, and Kirtidan Gadhvi. Sung by Vishal Dadlani, Sachin-Jigar, the song features in Irrfan Khan’s last Hindi film – Angrezi Medium. Along with Irrfan, the comedy-drama film directed by Homi Adajania also features Kareena Kapoor Khan, Deepak Dobriyal and Radhika Madan.