This Twitter Thread Lists Bollywood Songs Solely Sonu Nigam Might Have Sung

If you’re a fan of legend Sonu Nigam, then that is undoubtedly for you. From working as a playback singer in a number of Hindi movies together with Pardes, Dil SeSarfarosh, Kal Ho Naa Ho, and Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham to releasing his personal album, Deewana, with T-Collection, Sonu Nigam has given many hits to the Indian music trade. His profession was at peak between Nineteen Nineties and 2010s. There’s something magical about his melodious voice that he can raise up your temper inside seconds. Being a Sonu Nigam fan, I can absolutely vouch for that.

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So, somebody created a thread on Sonu Nigam’s traditional songs on Twitter and it’ll absolutely ship you to a nostalgia journey. 

A Twitter consumer, @zyadaahorahahai, posted a number of tracks crooned by Sonu Nigam and claimed nobody can/may sing the way in which he did. Within the thread, the consumer additionally shared some trivia behind his songs.

1. Saathiya (Saathiya)

 “This gem wants no introduction. It was the 2nd best-selling album of 2002.”

2. Kismat Se Tum Hum Ko Mile (Pukar)

“As a baby who used to take heed to previous Hindi songs all day lengthy (because of my father),I wasn’t a fan as I used to be a hardcore Rafi loyalist. I didn’t have the depth & Saathiya was not launched but. Nicely, this modified all the pieces. It was shot at Marcus Baker glacier in Alaska.”

3. Tanhayee (Dil Chahta Hai)

“So, I had received a minimum of one Sonu track, which I used to ask my father to play a minimum of as soon as on a regular basis. I wasn’t his fan but. However then one track got here, which hit me so onerous that he turned the one new singer whom I allowed to enter into my sacred playlist of Kishore, Rafi, Hemanta.”

4. Satrangi Re (Dil Se)

“After Saathiya, I turned a fan. I began exploring his discography. I got here throughout this gem I missed & turned hooked on it. With this track sequence, Dil Se (which was beforehand titled ‘Ladakh- Ek Prem Kahani’) turned the first Hindi film to be shot in Pangong Tso.”

5. Mujhe Raat Din (Sangharsh)

“I requested my father to take heed to Dil Se! He thanked me & borrowed a DVD of Sangharsh & we determined to look at it collectively. Akshay signed it as his profession was going by means of a tough patch. Ended up performing so properly that he virtually gained the Greatest Actor award (Sanjay Dutt-Vaastav).”

6. Yeh Dil Deewana (Pardes)

“As soon as I instructed this incident to my cousin elder brother, who was an enormous Nadeem-Shravan fan (he nonetheless has one large field stuffed with solely NS CDs), gifted me a cassette of ‘Pardes’. This track was composed, written & recorded inside 2 days. The sequence was shot in 1.5 days.”

7. Kal Ho Naa Ho (Kal Ho Naa Ho)

“Subsequent yr “Kal Ho Na Ho” was launched & it created historical past. The title monitor received so well-known that everybody turned a Sonu fan. The tune was composed by Loy Mendosa at German Bakery, Pune when Nikhil Advani was buzzing “My Coronary heart Will Go On” & wished a track of comparable temper.”

8. Solar Zara (Fortunate: No Time for Love)

“This track, composed by Adnan Sami, made me watch the movie. This & ‘Chori Chori’ track turned so hit that it made the album that yr’s fifth highest-selling. Riddhima Kapoor (sister of Ranbir) was going to debut however she declined as she was getting married.”

9. Sau Dard (Jaan-E-Mann)

“Subsequent yr, in Sirish Kunder’s debut directorial Salman was roped in after SRK declined as he was capturing for ‘Don’, which launched the identical day & it couldn’t maintain. The album received essential acclaim later. This film stays Salman’s most underrated efficiency IMO.”

10. Most important Agar Kahoon (Om Shanti Om)

“Subsequent yr, this big SRK blockbuster launched. Although the album was initially going to be composed by Rahman, who opted out on account of copyright disagreements, Vishal-Shekhar created a historical past. I listened to it for the first time in Aneek Dhar’s voice in Sa Re Ga Ma Pa 2007.”

11. Do Nishaniyan (Jhootha Hello Sahi)

“After the success of “Jaane Tu…Ya Jaane Na”, director Abbas Tyrewala determined to work with Rahman once more in his subsequent movie. In the meantime, many songs of Sonu Nigam had been launched, however this track has a particular place in my coronary heart. It was my first song-ringtone even.”

12. Abhi Mujh Mein Kahin (Agneepath)

“One of many best Hindi remakes of all time (actually the perfect IMO) gave one of many best Sonu Nigam songs. Karan Malhotra took 4 hours to relate the story to Ajay-Atul whereas buzzing the bgm (OG one) himself. The composer duo used stay instrumentation for recording.”

13. Zindagi Maut Na Ban Jaye (Sarfarosh)

“Although there are such a lot of songs of Sonu Nigam, however this had a particular place in my coronary heart. Additionally Sarfarosh was one of many Hindi film audio cassettes I purchased after Dil Se.”

14. Rabba Mere Rabba (Mujhe Kucch Kehna Hai)

“Although the film, directed by legendary Satish Kaushik, had its coronary heart as an alternative because of the story, was a flop. However on account of this Sonu traditional primarily, the album turned 2nd highest-selling of that yr.(greater than Raaz, Dil Chahta Hai, Gadar, Lagaan!)”

15. In Lamhon Ke Daman Mein (Jodha Akbar)

“Nicely, I do know I’ve not added “Sandeshe Aate Hai” or “Suraj Hua Maddham” or “Do Pal” or “Tumhi Dekho Na”. Artwork is subjective. However by some means, the track I cannot & won’t ignore is that this gem. For me, it can stay a traditional, ceaselessly.”

16. Mere Haath Mein (Fanaa)

“As Salim Service provider as soon as stated, playback singing is about dynamics & expressions, #SonuNigam might be the one playback singer, who sings every line (generally even every phrase) with completely different expressions. He could make a track alive.”

17. Cham Cham (Striker)

“I don’t understand how I forgot so as to add the track which I religiously listened to all through my school life. The track was a blessing in disguise for me.”

18. Jane Kyun Tanha Ho Gaye (Bhram)

Right here’s how netizens are reacting to this thread: 

Other than these songs, my private favourites are from his album Deewana together with Ab Mujhe Raat Din, Deewana Tera, Is Kadar Pyar Hai, and Kuch Tum Socho. So, which track is your favorite?

Sonu Nigam will all the time rule in our hearts! Thanks for these gems.

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