April 25,2022(New Delhi): One of the biggest singing sensations of India, Arijit Singh is celebrating his 35th birthday on April 25. He began his career with the musical reality show ‘Fame Gurukul’ in 2005, and eventually became the ‘King of playback singing’. Arijit’s soulful voice and deep-toned notes have earned him millions of fans cutting across generations.
The versatile singer has been bestowed with a National Award for ‘Binte Dil’ song from ‘Padmavat’ and also received 6 Filmfare awards. Besides, he debuted as a composer with ‘Pagglait’ in 2021.
On the special occasion of his birthday, here are some of his amazing latest songs that need to be on your playlist:
“Aashiqui 2” – “Tum Hi Ho”
Singh’s claim to fame is unquestionably the song that made him famous. Anyone who has loved someone they couldn’t live without can relate to this sorrowful melody. “Tum Hi Ho” is definitely elegiac, despite its upbeat lyrics. Underneath the surface of his words lies grief, and this very moving music could make even the most hardened person cry.
“Jackpot” – “Kabhi Jo Badal Barse”
Singh’s seductive voice will sweep you off your feet in this tune. This romantic song is about unrequited, unconditional love, and it begins with him gushing compliments for his girlfriend but concludes with him questioning why she left him. If you haven’t heard of Singh before, “Kabhi Jo Badal Barse” will convert you.
“Ek Villain” – “Hamdard”
Singh’s voice is so lovely in this relaxing symphony that you nearly forget Siddharth Malhotra is in the film. The Hindi term Hamdard means “someone with whom you share your grief.” This touching song is about someone who is there for you in your darkest, most trying times.
“Tamasha”- “Agar Tum Sath Ho”
‘Agar Tum Sath Ho’ is a popular song from the movie Tamasha. This song was sung by Arijit Singh and Alka Yagnik.The Lyrics of this song were penned by Irshad Kamli. While the music was composed by A.R. Rehman. Arijit Singh truly brings out the emotions of heartbreak and love.
“Azhar”- “Itni Si Bat Ha”
Itni Si Baat Hai Lyrics from Azhar (2016) sung by Antara Mitra, Arijit Singh. This song is composed by Pritam Chakraborty with lyrics penned by Manoj Yadav. Azhar movie stars Emraan Hashmi, Prachi Desai. And directed by Tony D’Souza. Azhar was released on 13 May 2016. This song is about expressing one’s love feelings for another person.
“Love Aaj Kal 2″- “Shayad”
People found peace and solace listening to this song as Arijit’s vocals amplified the feeling of love in such a beautiful way. Composed by Pritam, another melodious song from the movie Love Aaj Kal featured Sara Ali Khan and Kartik Aaryan.
Starring late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput in the lead role, ‘Khairiyat’ song from the movie ‘Chhichhore’ remains one of the biggest hits of Arijit, composed by Pritam.
By line: Divya Thearia