Holi is one of the most Celebrated Festivals of India. Festival. The festival is known for fun parties, colors, thandai and a lot of rain dancing. Like every party, the mood of a Holi party also depends upon the music. Nothing to worry, because many evergreen Bollywood songs have made this festival all the more fun and memorable over the years. So, we bring to you 7 most popular Bollywood Holi songs (in no particular order).
( 1 ) The sizzling chemistry between Amitabh Bachchan and Rekha on-screen makes this Holi song from Movie Silsala, evergreen. Written by Dr. Harivansh Rai Bachchan and gracefully shot by Yash Chopra, Rang Barse in voice of Amitabh Bachchan is still the most-played song during Holi festivals.
( 2 ) One of the latest entries in the list of evergreen Holi songs, Balam Pichkari from Movie Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani works because of its awesome rhythm and fun beats. It makes your feet tap and you automatically join in on the dance floor with Deepika Padukone & Ranbir Kapoor. Shalmali Kholgade & Vishal Dadlani given their their voice in lyrics of Amitabh Bhattacharya.
( 3 ) Lyricist Sameer brought out his best lyrics for this rustic Holi song ‘Holi Khele Raghuveera’, from Movie Baghban. Apart from celebrating Holi, this song brings in the missing rural touch in the Awadhi dialect, which elevates the song to a whole new level. Amitabh Bachchan in leading male voice along with Alka Yagnik is a masterpiece.
( 4 ) Holi Ke Din Dil Khil Jate Hain, is a must play from Movie Sholay. Lyrics of Anand Bakshi sung by legendary Lata Mangeshkar & Kishore Kumar is a favourite of every generation.
( 5 ) Shahrukh Khan of Movie Darr was not the negative character for the audience, he gained sympathy and in this song too. Anand Bakshi captured the emotions and beautifully expressed by Alka Yagnik, Vinod Rathore, Sudesh Bhosle & Devki Pandit.
( 6 ) Superstar Raajesh Khanna and Asha Parekh in Kati Patang screened the emotions of Holi in this evergreen song. Team of Champions Lata Mangeshkar, Kishore Kumar, Anand Bakshi & R.D. Burman can be experienced in this song.
( 7 ) Piya Tose Naina Lage….Aai Holi Aai Sab Rang Lai, Song of Festivals featuring legendary Waheeda Rehman. This is the most graceful Holi song in entire Bollywood history. Only Lata Mangeskar could have sung this song, penned by Shailendra.