Mohammed Rafi: A List Of Best Songs By The Legendary Indian Singer


Mohammed Rafi is known to be a gem in the Indian music industry. Readout to know about the best old classic songs of the legendary singer that are still loved.

Written By Deepankar Ranjan | Mumbai | Updated On:
Mohammed Rafi

Mohammed Rafi is considered as one of the most influential singers in the history of Indian music. He is remembered for his versatility and wide range of songs that have gone on to be chartbusters. In the year 1967, he was honoured with the Padma Shri Award by the Government of India. He is one of the few singers who have recorded songs in various regional languages as well. Here is a list of best songs sung by the singer.

Also read | 'Captured Millions Of Hearts With His Divine Voice', Netizens Pay A Reverential Tribute To Mohammed Rafi

Best songs by Mohammed Rafi

Also read | Bollywood: Popular Songs That Are A Remake Of Old Hindi Tracks

Abhi Na Jao Chhod Kar

Abhi Na Jao Chhod Kar is one of the most popular songs from Mohammed Rafi’s career. The song is from 1961 hit film Hum Dono. The film was also relaunched after 50 years in a colour print. It was later on even re-created by various artists. It was composed by legendary music composer Jaidev and the lyrics were penned by Sahir Ludhianvi.

Jo Wada Kiya

Jo Wada Kiya is one of the most loved romantic tracks by the Indian audience. The melodious voices of Mohammed Rafi and Lata Mangeshkar created magic with this song. It was a milestone in their career. It was composed by legendary music director Roshan and lyrics were given by Sahir Ludhianvi. It received the Filmfare Award for Best Music as well as for Best Lyricist. The award-winning music gained a lot of attention at that time and is still fresh in the minds of people.

Also read | AR Rahman’s Best Regional Songs That You Have To Listen To Right Away

Chura Liya Hai Tumne Jo Dil Ko

The mind-blowing vocals of Mohammed Rafi and Asha Bhosle made this song one of the most remarkable works by R.D Burman. The song was from the 1973 blockbuster film Yaadon Ki Baaraat. The film is still remembered for its popular soundtrack. The song has left a great legacy for all the aspiring musicians as well as singers.

Chand Mera Dil Chandni Ho Tum

Mohammed Rafi and R.D Burman have delivered many super-hit songs and Chand Mera Dil Chandni Ho Tum is one of them. It is from the musical drama film Hum Kisi Se Kum Naheen. Mohammed Rafi won the National Film Award for the Best Male Playback Singer in the year 1977. The film was a super-hit at the box office.

Also read | Lucky Ali: Here Are Iconic Songs In Bollywood Of The Famous Singer



Get the latest entertainment news from India & around the world. Now follow your favourite television celebs and telly updates. Republic World is your one-stop destination for trending Bollywood news. Tune in today to stay updated with all the latest news and headlines from the world of entertainment.

By 2030, 40% Indians will not have access to drinking water