Belonging to the second generation of Bollywood’s very own Kapoor Khandan, Raj Kapoor has been a true showman. From production till direction, from editor to writer he has aced it all. His movies were an original piece of art and were way ahead of the time.
Let us remember some of his timeless classics.
Presenting the top 10 iconic and all-time hit songs of Raj Kapoor.
1. Jeena Yaha Marna Yaha – Not only the song but this movie has left an impression on people’s heart. This movie has been one of the finest works of Raj Kapoor.
2. Mera Joota Hai Japani – Striking the patriotic chords, and showing that Indians will always be Desi at heart. After all, hum uss desh ke vasi hai, jis desh mein Ganga behti hai…
3. Dost Dost Na Raha – This sad song about betrayal by a friend where Raj Kapoor poured his heart out.
4. Kisi Ki Muskurahaton Pe Ho Nisar – This song shows how you can live. Don’t believe us. Check out the song – Kisi ki muskurahaton pe ho nisar, Kisi ka dard mil sake to le udhaar, Kisi ke waaste ho tere dil mein pyaar, Jeena isi ka naam hai… Indeed it is!
5. Pyaar Hua Ikrar Hua Hai – The romantic classic with Raj Kapoor and Nargis under the umbrella gave major relationship goals to people.
6. Awaara Hoon – With this track, Raj Kapoor became an instant hit. His carefree attitude in the movie is really cherished by one and all till date.
7. Jaane Kaha Gaye Wo Din – A sad song from the movie Mera Naam Joker which will surely bring a tear to your eye.
8. Ramaiya Vastavaiyya – Melodious song from the movie Shree 420 is one of the most enjoyed songs till date.
9. Dil Ka Haal Sune Dilwala – Another classic from Shree 420. Only the one who has a heart can listen to plights of others.
10. Ek Din Bik Jayega Maati Ke Mol – The best one for the last. This one is surely the most heart-wrenching song.