Manoj Kumar is one of Bollywood’s famous actors. He has been an active part of the industry for close to three decades. From drama to comedy to romance, Manoj Kumar has proved to be the baap of all of these genres. He has always maintained good chemistry with all of his co-stars- male and female. His contribution to Bollywood has been incredible.
On his birthday, we bring to you a collection of five best songs of Manoj Kumar- Taking you back to the past and making your world beautiful.
Ek Pyar Ka Nagma Hain
This melodious song has been sung by Mukesh Kumar and the talented Lata Mangeshkar. The song has been and infact, is one of the biggest hits of all time. Taken from the film Shor, this track has been composed by Lakshmikant-Pyarelal. The song is picturized on the lead actors Manoj Kumar and Lata Mangeshkar.
Main Na Bhoolunga
Main Na Bhoolunga features Manoj Kumar, Shashi Kapoor and Zeenat Aman. Various versions of the song are available but the original, sung by Mukesh Kumar and Lata Mangeshkar stand out as the best so far. The song belongs to the fIlm Roti Kapda Aur Makaan.
Mere Desh Ki Dharti
Who wouldn’t know this soul touching track from the very popular film Upkar? Manoj Kumar’s performance on-screen leaves the audience teary eyed every single time. With simple lyrics and beautiful melody, this song remains etched in the heart of cinema lovers.
Tauba Yeh Matwali Chaal
This song has been taken from the film Patthar Ke Sanam. Beautifully picturized on Manoj Kumar and his lady, the song has a catchy tune and some nice lyrics to its credit. Once again sung by Mukesh Kumar, this song is a favorite!
Hai Preet Jaha Ki Reet Sada
Hai Preet Jaha Ki Reet Sada is a phenomenal track sung by Mahendra Kapoor. Taken from the 1970 super hit film Purab Aur Pachim, this song was one of the biggest hits of all times. The film stars Manoj Kumar and Saira Bhanu.