Afternoon D & C Dedicated To Mumbai
Home > Bollywood > 'Roshan-jee was a brilliant sangeetkaar': Pyarelal

'Roshan-jee was a brilliant sangeetkaar': Pyarelal

Friday, July 14, 2017
By Chaitanya Padukone

Curiously enough, mega-star Hrithik Roshan, ‘showman’ film-maker Rakesh Roshan and acclaimed film-music composer Rajesh Roshan all use their legendary composer father Roshan’s name as their second name. Their actual family surname is Nagrath.

Today, July 14, happened to be the 100th birth anniversary of  ‘late’ Roshanji, who has left behind a legacy of immortal melodies. The Senior box-office Analyst and retro-music-connoisseur Amod Mehra said, “Versatile Roshan-saab passed away at an untimely age of 50. Despite having given such melodious gems like the foot-tapping qawaali ‘Nigaahen Milaane Ko Jee’, ‘Laaga Chunri Mein Daag’,  ‘Rahen Na Rahen Hum’  and the soul-stirring ‘Man Rey Tu Kaahe’, unfortunately,  he did not get the kind of elevated recognition, that he actually deserved.”

Veteran Bollywood composer Pyarelal holds Roshan in high regard and considers him a brilliant sangeetkaar. The modest, soft-spoken Roshan bagged his ‘only’ Filmfare Award for his classy score in ‘Taj Mahal’ (1963), which had lilting songs like  ‘Jo Vaada Kiya Vo Nibhaana’ and ‘Jo Baat Tujhmein Hai’.

As veteran film composer Anandji-bhai said, “Kamaal ke sureelay yaadgaar kaam sey, waakaay unhonay apna naam ‘roshan’ kar diya.”

COMMENTS
No Comments Posted
POST YOUR COMMENTS
Name:  
 
Email:    
Comments:
 
 
I recently got married. It was an arranged marria
Dr. Rajan B. Bhonsle, M.D. (Bom)
Consulting Sex Therapist & Counsellor
Dr. (Mrs.) Minnu R. Bhonsle, Ph.D.
Consulting Psychotherapist & Counsellor
Astrology
Select Sun sign:
 
Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 20)
Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 20)A new business offer has the potential to yield substantial monetary gains. You should put in all your efforts in concluding this deal at your earliest. The employed will receive a prestigious assignment that will strengthen their position in their organization. At a social get-together underplay your responses if you want to make an impact on someone you are attracted to Soften your stance, be more unassuming and you would have won half the battle.
- Advertising -
Get your beauty fix this season with the latest l
We’re loving the rise of natural and organic beau
Dry shampoos are the rage right now and have tak
Read More