Veteran actor Dev Anand would have turned 94 today. He was one of the talented actors of the industry. He pushed the envelope of Bollywood with his films. From acting in movies like Ziddi to helming projects like Hare Rama Hare Krishna, the veteran actor gave many gems to the industry in the form of his work. Dev Anand’s films have some wonderful songs that are still played on loop by music lovers. On the actor’s birthday, have a look at some of his popular songs that will surely take you down the memory lane.
Abhi Na Jao Chhodkar
The song was from 1961 film Hum Dono. It was crooned by Asha Bhosle and Mohammed Rafi. Dev Anand shared the screen space with Sadhana Shivdasani in the film. Over the time, many singers released the their own versions of the song but nobody could match up to the original.
Gaata Rahe Mera Dil
It is one of the popular songs of the actor which was sung by legendary singers Lata Mangeshkar and Kishore Kumar. It was from 1965 film Guide that featured actress Waheeda Rehman alongside the actor.
Phoolon Ke Rang Se
The melodious song with beautiful lyrics was from the film Prem Pujari. It was sung by Kishore Kumar.
Hai Apna Dil To Aawara
The wonderful song was from Solva Saal and was crooned by Hemant Kumar. The song was picturized on Dev Anand and Waheeda Rehman.
Phoolon Ka Taaron Ka
The beautiful song showcasing the brother-sister bond was sung by Kishore Kumar. It was from the film Hare Rama Hare Krishna.