Kaifi Azmi was not only a famous poet but also a lyricist who gave many beautiful songs to Bollywood. When Kaifi Azmi started writing songs, he gave a new direction to the songs of Hindi cinema, which was adorned with beautiful lyrics. His songs are such that even today people like to listen.
‘This world is not my work’
The film ‘Heer Ranjha’ is known not only for its story and strong dialogue but also for the songs. The song ‘Yeh Duniya Ye Mahfil Mere Kaam Ki Nahi’, which was filmed on Rajkumar in the 1970 film, was not only a hit in that era but it is still heard on the radio, which is enough to show its popularity.
‘Someone on the go
Legendary actress Meena Kumari’s last film ‘Pakija’ is one of Hindi cinema’s classical hits and Evergreen movies. Its song ‘Chalte Chalte Yun Yun Koi’ is considered one of the most hit songs of Bollywood even today. The lyrics of this superhit song were also by Kaifi Azmi.
‘When have you you met’
In 1973, Chetan Anand’s film ‘Hanste Zakhm’ managed to win the hearts of the audience due to its storyline. At the same time, its songs were also super hit, most of which were voiced by Mohammad Rafi and Lata Mangeshkar. One such song from the film was ‘Tum Jo Mil Gaye Ho’ which was written by Kaifi Azmi.
‘You’re so smiling’
The 1982 film ‘Earth’ was not only a box office hit, but its songs written by Kaifi Azmi proved to be superhit. Especially the song of the film ‘Tum so jo smiling ho’, whose voice was voiced by Jagjit Singh, was settled in the audience’s heart.
‘Ya listen to the heart’
The film ‘Anupama’ had big stars like Dharmendra and Sharmila Tagore who impressed the audience with their acting. The business of the film was also good. Its song ‘Ya Dil Ki Suno’, which was written by Kaifi Azmi, became a hit song of that era.