What is the difference between a musician and a magician? It is A.R. Rahman, a musician just creates music but A. R. Rahman creates magic with his music. There are many composer and legendary music artist in Indian music industry but most precious of them is the maestro from Madras. He has always held the audience spellbound to his music. The oscar winning composer changed the taste of music in people’s mind and created a unique space for his captivating compositions. As the pioneer of music turns 48 today we brought you his top 10 compositions.
Here Are A.R. Rahman’s Top 10 Music Compositions :
1. Tere Bina
It is one of the most romantic hindi songs of all time. Tere Bina is one of it’s kind and it’s soulful music and lyrics makes it the most loved song from Guru’s album.
2. Chaiyya Chaiyya
The song from Mani Ratnam’s Dil Se was a huge hit and made many to dance on its tune. The song is still considered to be one of the best compositions of A.R. Rahman.
3. Nahin Samne
A heartbreaking song from Taal ruled many broken hearts. It’s soothing and heartwhelming music touched countless hearts and the song became one of the greatest hits of all time.
4. Jai Ho
Jai Ho from Slumdog Millionaire needs no introduction. The song was loved by everyone, entire world went crazy over this song and not to forget A.R. Rahman won a Oscar for Jai Ho.
5. Sadda Haq
Everyone knows that Rockstar was a huge musical success but Sadda Haq was one of the greatest hits from its entire album. Rahman came up with a new flavour of music and it instantly became a chartbuster.
6. Yaayire Rangeela
A.R. Rahman composed original hindi soundtracks for the first time in 1995 for Rangeela. Sung by Asha Bhosle the song was loved by many and turned out to be a chartbuster.
The title track of the movie Saathiya made everyone feel love a bit more. The song was a complete magical romantic number.
8. Kahin To Hogi Woh
Where the refreshing music of Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na was loved by all, the slow track of the movie Kahin To Hogi won hearts of many. It was a calm, peaceful and heartfelt song.
A heartbreaking tragedy Raanjhanaa’s music ruled many hearts but the title track with festive upbeats is still loved by many. The celebration of love created by music in the song is truly exceptional.
10. Maa Tujhe Salaam
Everyone knows his passion for his Nation. The patriotic song Maa Tujhe Salaam composed by A. R. Rahman is so driven by love and spirit for the nation that it will give you goosebumps instantly.
We wish you a very Happy Birthday A. R. Rahman and we hope you continue to create magic with your music.
6 Jan 2016
Avni S. Singh