Zindagi Khwaab Hai: Mukesh

On 27th August, 1976, India lost her most soulful voice. Mukesh saab left us and as his on-screen alter-ego Raj Kapoor  put it: “It felt as though my soul had been taken away.” Millions all over the world must have felt likewise. Here is Mukesh singing “Zindagi Khwaab Hai” This is not the famous song from Jaagte… Continue reading Zindagi Khwaab Hai: Mukesh

Mukesh Sings for Eleven Heroes

  Sometimes a singer becomes so identified with a particular actor that the songs that he sings for other heroes fade into the background.  Thus it is with Mukesh. People tend to remember the songs that he sang for Raj Kapoor but not so much the songs that were picturised on other heroes. Needless to… Continue reading Mukesh Sings for Eleven Heroes