Happy Birthday to our beloved Legend Manna Dey ultimate entertainer singer.
Best of Maana Dey you truly cannot list out in one page or in numbers. He has given one another gems to cherish for generations to come.
A popular Bengali Song of Manna Da “Coffee Houser Sei Adda” an English meaning :
Those get-togethers at the coffee-house are no longer there today….no longer there today
Where have those beautiful evenings vanished away…they are no longer there today…
You chair is there only King is not here.
But still one has to express few of the great treats listed he are real treat for ears and mind then this list many way will find supports in line.
- ‘Pyar Hua Ikrar Hua’ has been one of the biggest classics till now.
- Raj Kapoor and Nargis singing this duet on a rainy night under an unmbrella, and is still quite popluar for any reason to express love. Manna Dey sung this song along with another legend Lata Mangeshkar to make it a permanent in the history of Bollywood songs.
- Another Raj Kapoor’s Classic ‘Mera Naam Joker’ was a super hit in 70’s.
- Manna Dey sang iconic song ‘Ae Bhai Zara Dekh Ke Chalo’ and Raj Kapoor while he performs on stage as a clown to add the value the visuals.
- Freedom fighters got tears in his eyes when ‘Ay mere pyare watan, ay mere bichhade chaman’ is regarded as one of the best patriotic songs which touch the heart & eyes get fill with tears. The playback singing and compositions are just incomparable.
- ‘Laga chunari mein daag’ is a classical masterpiece of all time. Roshan Sahib’s invincible qawwali composition was not easy to do justice. It is one of the most meaningful songs of the era. But now this seems that Manna Da made it possible just like that.
- Sholey the name is enough to bring the memories live and ‘Yeh Dosti Hum Nahi Todenge’ with Big B Amitabh Bachchan and Ultimate Hero Dharmendra, is a all time super hit songs for College outing and friends for life. The song talks about the friendship between the two protagonists and has been sung by protagonist duo of playback songs in Bollywood Manna Dey and Kishore Kumar.
- Lata and Manna a jewel in the crown of duet songs and ‘Yeh Raat Bheegi Bheegi’ is again a masterpiece by them. A total master class with Nargis on screen
- Anand and its song ‘Zindagi Kaisi Hai Paheli’ is a heart touching song with great lyrics and Manna Deys’s flawless voice. Superstar Rajesh Khanna and The song is a synonym as legendary Manna Dey
- Comedy Songs and you will remember ‘Ek chatur naar karke singar’, a song created by an awesome combo of Manna Dey and Kishore Kumar king of comedy. Every ‘Padosan’ knows what this mean. Reportedly the song ‘Ek Chatur Naar’ was partly improvised by Master of surprises Kishore Kumar at the time of song recording.
Long Live Manna Dey.