This 3rd part of the Solo Songs of Vintage Era Male Singers for the year deals exclusively with K L Saigal’s solo songs.
Solo Songs of K L Saigal
We see presence of two KL Saigal ilms in 1946. This makes 1946 as truly a year of fag end of the dusk of the vintage era, where Sun of vintage era – K L Saaigal – almost on the brink of sunset, still shines enough to pale the nacent rsing stars of the golden era like Mohammad Rafi, Mukesh or Manna Dey.
Apart form this mundane fact, what makes our Micro View more interesting is the fact that we het to listen some much-less-heard K L Saigal songs alongwith some of those songs which are still as known as any of the peak golden era male singer songs.
K L Saigal’s Popular Songs
These songs are known and liked today as much they were liked then.
Gham Diye Mustquil Kitna Nazuk Hai Dil – Shahjehan – Naushad Ali – Majrooh Sultanpuri
Jab Dil Hi Toot Gaya Ham Jee Ki Kya Karenge – Shahjehan – Naushad Ali – Majrooh Sultanpuri
Ae Dil-e-Beqarar Jhoom….– Shahjehan – Naushad Ali – Khumar Barabanqvi
Chah Barbaad Karegi Hamein Maloom Na Tha – – Shahjehan – Naushad Ali – Majrooh Sultanpuri
K L Saigal’s Other Songs
As compared to the earlier songs, these songs can be identified as less-heard songs of K L Saigal. Perhaps, that is why, listening to these songs turns out to be an extra degree of pleasurable experience.
Alla Hoo….Khayyam Hai Allah Wala Matwala – Omar Khaiyyam – Lal Mohammad – Dr. Safdar ‘Aah’
Hare Bhare Baag Ke Phoolo Pe Riza Khayyam – Omar Khaiyyam – Lal Mohammad – Dr. Safdar ‘Aah’
Insaan! Kyo Rota Hai Insaan – Omar Khaiyyam – Lal Mohammad – Dr. Safdar ‘Aah’
Mere Sapno Ki Raani Ruhi Ruhi …. – Shahjehan – Naushad Ali – Majrooh Sultanpuri
Kar Lijiye Chal Kar Meri Zannat Ke Nazare – Shahjehan – Naushad Ali – Majrooh Sultanpuri
In the next episode, we will conclude Micro View of Male Solo Songs for 1946 with My Top Male Solo Songs.