Black & White Will Never Grow Old: Best Songs Of 50s

No matter how old they are, some songs leave a lasting impression upon your heart. The 1950s saw quite a lot of brilliants filma and even better, a lot of wonderful songs. Here is a collection of some of the best songs of 50s. Sit back and enjoy this nostalgic journey filled with some amazing songs and beautiful melodies.

Ai Dil Hai Mushkil


This is one song that you will instantly fall in love with. Ai Dil Hai Mushkil is taken from the film C.I.D which was released in the year 1956. This track features the legend Mohd. Rafi saab.

Piya Tose Naina Laage Re (Guide 1965)


Guide was released in 1965 and received huge apprication for its brilliant content. And SD Burman’s music for that film received accolades. This song features Waheeda Rahman dancing to Lata Mangeshkar’s tunes like a dream. One of the best songs from the film Guide, this one has to be on your list of favorites by SD Burman.

Taqdeer bana le


Featuring the legend Dev Anand and his first wife Geeta Bali, this catchy song is one of SD’s best songs. Originally written as a ghazal, SD Burman gave this a classy twist with his beautiful music which became an instant hit with the audience. Sung by Geeta Dutt, this song sees Geeta Bali singing to Dev Anand with a guitar in hand.

Hain apna dil


Listen to this once and you will be left humming it all day long. ‘Solva Saal’ is a 1958 classic film starring the evergreen Dev Anand and Waheeda Rehman. The song is picturized on the two of the in the rain.

Hal kaisa hain janab ka


This song is sung by Asha Bhosle and Kishore Kumar and is taken from the film Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi starring the lovely Madhubala and Kishore Kumar. ‘Haal kaisa hain janab ka’ is one song that will set your feet tapping and your lips humming.

Shola jo bhadke


Geeta Bali, the lead actress of the film dancing like a beauty in this song. Crooned in beautifully by Lata Mangeshkar’s beautiful voice, this song is one hell of a cute song.

Ek ladki bheegi bhagi si


When Kishore Kumar and SD Burman come together, one can be rest assured that they are in for a royal treat. This beautiful song from Chalti Ka Naam Zindagi will take you back to your college days, refreshing the memories of your first crush, the first walk in the rain, her naughty eyes, his romance. This song of SD Burman is sure set you make you smile.

Jaane Kaha Mera


Guru Dutt’s Mr. & Mrs. ’55 is a wonderful film released in the year 1955. The film’s leading lady is Madhubala and Guru Dutt sings this song for her. The majestic voice behind this song is Mohammed Rafi’s. Jaane Kaha Mera Jigar Gaya Ji means where has my heart gone?

chodd do aanchal


This fun song has been sung by the talented Kishore Kumar and Asha Bhosle and is picturized on the lovely Nutan and Dev Anand. Its from the film Paying Guest.

Dil Deke Dekho


This peppy track is taken from the film Dil Deke Dekho taht was released in the year 1959. The film stars Asha Parekh and Shammi Kapoor in lead roles.

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