Remembering Singer-Composer Bappi Lahiri: 5 Best Compositions From Bappi Da

Remembering Singer-Composer Bappi Lahiri: 5 Best Compositions From Bappi Da

Singer-composer Bappi Lahiri who is best known for its ‘Ooh La La’ song from ‘The Dirty Picture’ dies on Tuesday night. He was suffering from multiple health issues and was admitted to ‘CritiCare Hospital’ in Juhu. The director of the Hospital, Dr.Deepak Namjoshi told,

‘Lahiri had been admitted to the hospital for a month and was discharged on Monday. But his health deteriorated on Tuesday and his family called for a doctor to visit their home. He was brought to the hospital. He had multiple health issues. He died due to OSA (obstructive sleep apnea) shortly before midnight

On this sad day, let’s look at the 5 best compositions contributed to cinema by Bappi Lahiri.

Bambai Se Aaya Mera Dost (1977)

It’s a sweet song that is full of warmth and joy. Bappi Lahiri put all his efforts into the music and made it a gem. Bambai Se Aaya Mera Dost gives a superb positive vibe to listeners and uplifts their spirit. In the movie, Vinod Khanna can be seen who’s greeting his friend, Kuljit Singh from Bombay.

Raat Baaki Baat Baaki (1982)

This simple track comes with a melodious voice and beats. Bappi Lahiri’s skillful composition is on the tip of the tongue of every listener. To give a flirtatious aura, vocals from Asha Bhosle can be noticed. The song was featured by Amitabh Bachchan, Parveen Babi, and Shashi Kapoor.

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Koi Yahan Aha Nache Nache (1982)

It’s the composition from the movie, Disco Dancer. This dazzling disco-electronic song makes you hit the dance floor every time you listen to it. The visuals got featured by Karan Razdan and Kalpana Iyer. The lines from ‘Koi Yahan Aha Nache Nache’ give a smooth ecstatic affection.

Jeena Bhi Kya Hai Jeena (1984)

It’s an electronic song with a mix of romantic Bollywood themes. Bappi Lahiri’s expertise in composition makes it a masterpiece for Indian cinema. The vocals on the tunes are projected by British-Pakistani singer, Salma Agha. The quirky dance moves are portrayed by Salma Agha and Mithun Chakraborty.

Dil Mein Ho Tum (1987)

It’s a gentle composition with a slow tempo. Bappi is best known for his fast pace but in ‘Dil Mein Ho Tum’ he did a commendable job. The cinematography was done by Anita Raj and Vinod Khanna. A fan from Youtube commented,

This song works daily on me just like sleeping pill…what a nice song and how beautiful pair and simple both Anita Raj and Vinod Khannaji’

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