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A tribute to Madam Noor Jehan

Posted in movie reviews, Songs, tributes with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on October 7, 2010 by vidursury

Here is a collection of posts, articles and sources on legendary singer-actress Madam Noor Jehan.

Movie songs (videos):

Khandan (1942)

Lal Haveli(1944)

Zeenat (1945)

Gaon Ki Gori AKA Village Girl (1945)

Anmol Ghadi (1946)

Jugnu (1947)

Mirza Sahiban (1947)

Movie reviews:

Anmol Ghadi (1946)

Jugnu (1947)

A tribute to her on her birthday: a video I uploaded on Youtube

Some sites on Madam:

Official website

My blog on her

YouTube channels:

mine 🙂

Inaam  Ji

Shafqat Ji (dedicted to her)

Jimmy Ji

Waseem Ji

Richard Ji

Some of her movies available online:

Zeenat (1945) with Yaqub and Suraiya Chowdhri

Mirza Sahiban (1947) with Trilok Kapoor and Gope

Jugnu (1947) with then rising star Dilip Kumar and Ghulam Mohammed

Chan We (1951), her first Pakistani movie, with Jahangir and Santosh Kumar

Dupatta (1952) with Ajay Kumar and Sudhir

Patay Khan (1955) with Aslam Pervez, Zareef and also playback singer Zubaida Khanum

Intezar (1956) with double-role of Santosh Kumar

Anarkali (1958) with Sudhir and Ragni

Neend (1959) with Aslam Pervez and Neelo

Koel (1959) with Aslam Pervez, Neelo and Nazar

If there are any more movies available online please let me know by commenting.

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A tribute to Lataji on her birthday

Posted in Songs, tributes with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on September 29, 2010 by vidursury

Here are some awesome songs, a glimpse through the legend Lata Mangeshkar’s glorious singing career.

1. Teri Mehfil Mein Qismat Aazmaakar Ham Bhi Dekhenge with Shamshad Begum Ji in Mughal-E-Azam (1960), picturised on Madhubala, Nigar Sultana, Dilip Kumar and others

2. Woh Chand Khila Woh Tare Hanse in Anari (1959), Mukesh also sings a line

Picturised on Raj Kapoor and Nutan

3. Dil Ka Khilona Haye Toot Gaya in Goonj Uthi Shehnai (1959), picturised on Ameeta

4. Aaja Re Pardesi in Madhumati (1958) picturised on Vyjayantimala and Dilip Kumar (LATA WON THE BEST PLAYBACK SINGER FILMFARE AWARD FOT THE FIRST TIME HERE)

5. Ab Aage Teri Marzi in Devdas (1955) picturised on Vyjayantimala, Dilip Kumar, Motilal and others

6. Na Milta Gham To Barbadi Ke Afsane Kahan Jate in Amar (1954) picturised on Nimmi

7. Door Koi Gaye Dhun Ye Sunaye with Shamshad Begum and Mohammed Rafi in Baiju Bawra (1952), picturised on Meena Kumari, Bharat Bhushan and others

8. Zindgi Badli Mohabbat Ka Maza Aane Laga with Rajkumari Ji in Anhonee (1952), picturised on Nargis’s double-role

9. Dheere Se Aaja Ri Akhiyan Mein in Albela (1951) picturised on Bhagwan and a girl

10. O Gore Gore with Amirbai Karnataki Ji in Samadhi (1950)

Picturised on Nalini Jaywant, Kuldip Kaur, Ashok Kumar and others

11. Panchi Ban Mein Piya Piya Gane Laga in Babul (1950) picturised on Nargis

12. Chale Jaana Nahin Nain Milake in Badi Bahen (1949) picturised on Geeta Bali and Pran

13. Jiya Beqarar Hai, Chaai Bahar Hai in Barsat (1949) picturised on Nimmi

14. Aayega Aayega Aayega Aanewala in Mahal (1949) picturised on Madhubala and Ashok Kumar (LATA’S FIRST HIT SONG)

15. Bedard Tere Dard Ko in Padmini (1948)

16. Paa Lagu Kar in Aap Ki Seva Mein (1947) (LATA’S FIRST PLAYBACK SONG)

And the song I uploaded as a tribute to her, an evergreen duet of her and another amazing singer cum actress, Madam Shanta Apte. It is a 3 minute song with the remaining time with a slideshow of pictures of Lata and Shanta.

17. Main Khili Khili Phulwari with Shanta Apte Ji in Subhadra (1946)

May Lata live long, ending my tribute to her here.

Happy Birthday to our dearest Madam Noor Jehan!

Posted in Songs, tributes with tags , , , , , on September 22, 2010 by vidursury

Happy Birthday to our dearest Madam Noor Jehan!

On the heavenly ocassion of our dearest melody queen Madam Noor Jehan’s birthday, sharing with you a very rare and lovely gem from Dil (1946) by Madam Noor Jehan and B. A. Moti. Music by Zafar Khursheed, enjoy! :

Some sites really worth visiting for info on Madam Noor Jehan are:

Fan website for Madam:

www.madamnoorjehan.com

A Pakistani film magazine website:

http://www.mazhar.dk/film/singers/noorjehan/career.htm

A chapter from Sadat Hasan Manto’s famous “Stars In Another Sky”

http://www.hamaraforums.com/index.php?showtopic=23359

A very informative article on Pakistani heritage site:

http://www.heritage.com.pk/music/noor-jehan/

Some of the Playlists on my YouTube site are Noor Jehan starrers.

Another notable contribution is in the Madam Noor Jehan fan site Youtube channel.

I’ve also created a little Blog dedicated to Madam

Film Songs of the 40s – collection part 1

Posted in Songs, tributes with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on September 20, 2010 by vidursury

Here are some delightful old film songs from the 40s. You can go to flv2mp3.com and convert the videos into mp3 by pasting the YouTube page URL. Enjoy!

Savithri (1941) (Tamil)

Zamindar (1942)

Tansen (1943)

Lal Haveli (1944)

Zeenat (1945)

Village Girl (1945)

Anmol Ghadi (1946)

Jugnu (1947)

Mirza Sahiban (1947)

Anmol Ghadi (1946) songs

Posted in movie reviews, Songs with tags , , , , , , , , , , on September 20, 2010 by vidursury

This was the most famous movie of Madam Noor Jehan as an actress and in India. All of its songs were a craze and its cast boasted of three singing stars – the hero and heroine Surendra and Noor Jehan, and Suraiya playing the second heroine.

Music by Naushad

1. Awaaz De Kahan Hai by Noor Jehan and Surendra, picturised on themselves

2. Jawan Hai Mohabbat Haseen Hai Zamana by Noor Jehan, picturised on herself

3. Mere Bachpan Ke Sathi Mujhe Bhool Na Jana by Noor Jehan, picturised on herself

4. Aaja Meri Barbad Mohabbat Ke Sahare by Noor Jehan, picturised on herself

5. Kya Mil Gaya Bhagwan Tumhen Dil Ko Dukhake by Noor Jehan, picturised on herself

6. Kyoon Yaad Aa Rahe Hain Guzre Hue Zamane by Surendra, picturised on himself

7. Udan Khatole Pe Ud Jaoon by Shamshad Begum and Zohrabai Ambalewali, picturised on unknown boy and girl

8. Tera Khilona Toota Balak by Mohammed Rafi, picturised on unknown toyseller

9.  Socha Tha Ky, Kya Ho Gaya by Suraiya, picturised on herself

10. Man Leta Hai Angdayi Jeevan Pe Jawani Chaayi by Suraiya, picturised on herself

11. Main Dil Mein Dard Basa Layi by Suraiya, picturised on herself

12. Ab Kaun Hai Mera Kaho Ab Kaun Hai Mera by Surendra, picturised on himself

Enjoy!