Wajid Khan Passes Away at 43: 7 Chartbuster Songs Sung By Him That Will Stay in Our Hearts Ceaselessly (Picture Credit score: Twitter)
Wajid Khan (also called Wajid Ali), one of many brothers within the composer Sajid-Wajid duo, handed away on Might 31. He was simply 43. The composer-singer was admitted in a hospital in Mumbai the place he breathed his final. It was singer Sonu Nigam who confirmed the information to an leisure portal. Wajid Khan Passes Away at 43! Sonu Nigam Confirms Unhappy Information of Music Director of Sajid-Wajid Fame and Salman Khan’s Shut Pal’s Demise.
Sajid-Wajid are sons of eminent tabla participant, Ustad Sharafat Ali Khan. They got their first break by celebrity Salman Khan, within the 1998 movie Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya the place they composed the observe, “Teri Jawani“, picturised on Arbaaz Khan and Anjala Zaveri. Composing the songs for Sonu Nigam’s 1999 indi-pop album, Deewana, was their breakout success. Salman Khan once more gave their first main soundtrack in Bollywood with Hiya Brother.
Sajid-Wajid stay one among Bhai’s favorite composers, as they scored for his movies like Tumko Na Bhool Paayenge, Tere Naam , Garv, Mujhse Shaadi Karogi, Accomplice, Hiya, God Tussi Nice Ho, Needed, Important Aur Mrs Khanna, Veer, Dabangg and Ek Tha Tiger. To not neglect Dabangg and its sequels.
Wajid Khan additionally carved a bit profession for himself as a singer, with some good chartbusters in his kitty. As we mourn the lack of this pricey composer, let’s take a look at seven tracks that he sung to chartbusting glory.
“Soni De Nakhre”
This common dance observe is remembered for Salman Khan and Govinda’s dancing jugalbandi and the “Kehndi Po” catch-line. Wajid crooned the observe together with Labh Janjua and Sneha Pant. He was additionally one of many singers for the movie’s title observe.
Needed was one other massive hit, each on the field workplace and within the musical charts. Wajid had sung the “Love Me Love Me” observe together with Amrita Kak, that was picturised on Salman Khan and Ayesha Takia.
“Hud Hud Dabangg”
How can we neglect the immensely common title observe from one among Bhai’s most iconic hits? Whereas this observe has seen two variations over the sequels, we nonetheless have a particular place in our hearts for the unique observe. Sukhwinder Singh is his co-singer.
“Chinta Ta Ta Chita Chita”
Taking a small break from Salman Khan, right here’s one other enormous chartbuster that Wajid and Mika Singh had crooned for Akshay Kumar within the 2012 movie Rowdy Rathore. The tune additionally options cameos from Kareena Kapoor, director Prabhu Deva and in his sole Bollywood look, Thalapathy Vijay.
The beautiful tune from the 2012 movie Ek Tha Tiger had some distinct Center Japanese flavours, and had rocked the musical charts together with the remainder of the songs on this album. Picturised on Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif, the observe was crooned by Wajid and Shreya Ghoshal.
Whereas Shahid Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra-starrer Teri Meri Kahaani was a flop on the field workplace, its songs, composed by Sajid-Wajid, had been hits. “Mukhtasar” is a fantastic romantic observe from the movie, that Wajid had achieved a solo rendition.
“Pandey Jee Seeti”
For Dabangg 2, Wajid had crooned two tracks, one being the saucy however too “Munni Badnaam” wannabe, “Fevicol Se“. Our favorite is the extra mischievous “Pandey Jee Seeti“, that was picturised on Salman, Malaika Arora and Sonakshi Sinha.
Expensive Wajid Khan, we will certainly miss you. Might your soul relaxation in peace!