Indo-Asian News ServiceNew Delhi, July 31 (IANS) The music of Karan Johar’s “Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna” is creating the right mood for the film’s release with the title song perched firm in the top slot for a month now.
The top 10 Hindi film songs of the week are:
1. “Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna” – Film: “Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna”; singers: Alka Yagnik and Sonu Nigam; music: Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy. A sad and touching number, the song is on most listeners’ lips.
2 “Bidee” – Film: “Omkara”; singers: Sunidhi Chauhan, Sukhwinder Singh; music: Vishal Bharadwaj. A rustic item number that hit the right chord with music lovers in the cow-belt area.
3. “Chand Sifarish” – Film: “Fanaa”; singers: Shaan and Kailash Kher; music: Jatin-Lalit. A naughty and romantic number, the song remained on top of the charts for months, but is slipping now.
4. “Ya Ali” – Film: “Gangster – A Love Story”; singer: Zubeen; music: Pritam. A favourite Sufi song with listeners, it has entrenched itself properly on the music charts and is moving up.
5. “Dil Na Diya” – Film: “Krrish”; singer: Kunal Ganajawala; music: Rajesh Roshan. The album was not an instant hit but the success of the film has increased its sale and the song has moved up a notch on the music chart this week.
7. “Junoon” – Film: “Rocky – The Rebel”; singers: Amrita Kak, Himesh Reshammiya; music: Himesh Reshammiya. The energetic and high-voltage song has entered the chart on the seventh position.
8. “Aashiqui Meri” – Film: “36 China Town”; singers: Himesh Reshammiya, Sunidhi Chauhan; music: Himesh Reshammiya. New releases have overshadowed this fast-paced number, which is losing its popularity.
9 “Golmaal” – Film: “Golmaal – Fun Unlimited”; Singers: Anushka Manchandani, Vishal Dadlani; music: Vishal-Shekhar. A youthful song with a funky tune, it is quite popular with teenagers.
10 “Lamha Lamha” – Film: “Corporate”; singer: Asha Bhosle; music: Shamir Tandon. A sad number sung by Asha Bhosle, it ruffles up the listener’s emotions.
(Source: The Music Shop, Khan Market, New Delhi)