Superlative Canticles for DHARMENDRA by Laxmikant-Pyarelal. It was in the year 1966, Laxmikant-Pyarelal signed by J Om Prakash for “Aaye Din Bahar Ke”, starring Dharmendra and Asha Parekh. This was the first film of Laxmikant-Pyarelal with ‘big’ budget and ‘big’ names. The combination of Mohammad Rafi, Laxmikant Pyarelal and Dharmendra stormed bollywood films of 1960s… Continue reading Superlative Canticles for DHARMENDRA by Laxmikant-Pyarelal.
Exquisite MUMTAZ and Canorous Laxmikant-Pyarelal There is a resemblance in the skyrocketing carrier of actress Mumtaz and music director Laxmikant-Pyarelal. Both of them started their film carrier in early sixties. Both the artists, initially worked in B grade films. Even in B grade films, around mid sixties, Mumtaz gave a splendid performances and gradually reach… Continue reading Exquisite MUMTAZ and Canorous Laxmikant-Pyarelal
Paramount Prominent Canticle Punch:: Laxmikant-Pyarelal / JEETENDRA Mid sixty was the time when Laxmikant-Pyarelal music became an essential component of the every successful film. Big banners, prominent producers, low budget filmmakers and directors, all, wanted Laxmikant-Pyarelal to score them for their respective films. It is to be noted that 1967 was the year of Laxmikant-Pyarelal, they… Continue reading Paramount Prominent Canticle Punch:: Laxmikant-Pyarelal / JEETENDRA
Lata Mangeshkar and Laxmikant-Pyarelal :: Black and White GEMs Laxmikant-Pyarelal the most prolific musical duos of Indian cinema. The duos musical journey started when they were in their adolescence. In 1952 , it was Lata Mangeshkar who looked out the duo’s talent when Laxmi-Pyare were working for Sureel Bal Kala Kendra, a music academy for… Continue reading Lata Mangeshkar and Laxmikant-Pyarelal Black and White GEMs
As a Director Yash Chopra has given many musical hits under the banner of B.R Films, owned by his brother B.R.Chopra. In 1973 Yash Chopra opted to come out of B R Chopra banner and form ”YASH RAJ FILMS”. Yash Chopra wanted to get the Top Stars and Top Names for his maiden film ”DAAG”,… Continue reading Yash Chopra’s “DAAG” 1973, FIRST Super Duper Musical Hit Film.
UNSURPASSABLE Amitabh Bachchan and Laxmikant-Pyarelal The association of Amitabh Bachchan and Laxmikant-Pyarelal started with the film “Raste Ka Patthar”, 1972 and lasted till the film “Khuda Gawah” , 1992. In these 20 years we have enjoyed many memorable hit songs composed by Laxmikant-Pyarelal for Amitabh Bachchan. Unbiasedly, it is Laxmikant-Pyarelal have given maximum hit songs… Continue reading UNSURPASSABLE Amitabh Bachchan and Laxmikant-Pyarelal
ASTOUNDING FOURSOME Mohammad Rafi..Anand Bakshi.. Laxmikant-Pyarelal Mohammad Rafi is considered no less than a genius when it comes to varied styles of music. This great singer had the perfect blend of melody, emotions and energy, which resulted into thousands of soulful songs. Mohammad Rafi has recorded the maximum numbers of songs under the music directors… Continue reading ASTOUNDING FOURSOME Mohammad Rafi Anand Bakshi Laxmikant-Pyarelal
CONSONANT KISHORE KUMAR :: Female Singer Duets :: RESONANT LAXMIKANT-PYARELAL Despite not having any formal training, Kishore Kumar dominated the Indian film music. Kishore Kumar’s association with Laxmikant-Pyarelal started from an immortal song “mere mehboob qayamat hogi” from “Mr. X In Bombay” in 1964. Later, this combo of KK-LP went on to score as… Continue reading CONSONANT KISHORE KUMAR :: Female Singer Duets :: RESONANT LAXMIKANT-PYARELAL
Contortionist HELEN, Cadence of LAXMIKANT-PYARELAL Helen Jairag Richardson Khan is a Hindi film actress and dancer, best known for playing vamps and vixens in Bollywood movies of the 1950s to 1980s. She was famous for her performances in flamboyant dance sequences and cabaret numbers. It was in 1963, Laxmikant-Pyarelal’s very first film “Parasmani”, HELEN got… Continue reading Contortionist HELEN Cadence of LAXMIKANT-PYARELAL
LAXMIKANT-PYARELAL have extensively used the mellifluous instrument from “Kashmir” named SANTOOR…. Santoor used to be the prominently played in most of the songs in the orchestra arrangements. There are many TOP HIT songs are decorated with Santoor in Laxmikant-Pyarelal’s orchestra arrangements. Till 1974, in most of the songs the SANTOOR is played by none other… Continue reading SANTOOR :: Laxmikant-Pyarelal