Top 10 songs by legendary singer KK
Legendary singer Krishnakumar Kunnath or KK passed away on Tuesday at the age of 53 after performing in a college in Kolkata. His wife and two sons are the only survivors of the singer. Bollywood celebrities and fans are shocked, and they have taken to social media to send their sincere tributes to the artist.
He was a multi-talented singer in the Indian cinema business. KK has recorded songs in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, and Bengali, among other languages. Zindagi Do Pal Ki from the film Kites, Aankhon Mein Teri from the film Om Shanti Om, Khuda Jaane from the film Bachna Ae Haseeno, and Tadap Tadap from the film Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam are among his most well-known songs.
Here are the top 10 songs by the legendary singer.
Zindagi Do Pal Ki
The song is from the movie Kites released in 2010 starring Hrithik Roshan and Barbara Mori.The song was one of the big hits of the year even though the film was not a success in the box office. Rajesh Roshan and the duo Salim-Sulaiman was the music director.
Dil Kyu Ye Mera
Another song from the movie Kite that gathered a lot of popularity is Dil Kyun ye Mera. Back in the day, it was one of the top romantic hits and till date people groove to this song.
Tu Hi Meri Shabh Hai
Emraan Hashmi and KK has been a tremendous pair for the film industry during the mid 2000s. The song ‘Tu hi meri shab hai’ from the film Gangster in 2006 was the love anthem for the young ones back then and has been one of the top chartbusters of the decade.
Kya Mujhe Pyaar Hai
A lot of people would not remember the film ‘Woh Lamhe’ in 2006 but they would certainly remember the song Kya Mujhe Pyaar Hai. It was the soothing voice of KK that made this song memorable.
Undoubtedly the song that gave KK the recognition was Tadap Tadap ke iss dil se from the movie Hum DIl De Chuke Sanam in 1999. The song made him an overnight sensation and became the next big thing in music industry.
The love track from the 2008 film Bachna Ae Haseeno was a gem of a song back then. Deepika and Ranbir’s chemistry along with KK’s voice made this song one of the biggest hits of the year.
Aankhon Mein Teri
How can one miss this song from the list? The movie that gave Deepika Padukone to Bollywood and the beautiful song ‘Aankhon mein teri’ to all the KK fans. The year 2007 was one of the best in bollywood as it gave many sensational hits to music lovers.
Pyaar Ke Pal
The year was 1999 when Indie Pop in India was at its peak and that’s when KK dropped his album Pal. The song ‘Pyaar ke pal’ is one of the biggest hits till date and is considered as the best nostalgia song in India. No farewell party is complete without this song.
Another classic combination of Emraan x KK was the hit song ‘Zara Sa’ from the movie Jannat in 2008. The song is considered as a cult classic till date and is used by many singers for stage performances and auditions.
The movie ‘Iqbal’ in 2005 was a big hit as it revolved around cricket. The song ‘Aashayein’ by KK was a huge hit and was considered as one of the best songs of 2005. Till date, people listen to this song and are used by many instagrammers for making inspirational videos.
With the sudden demise of the legendary singer, it is certain that the music industry will not be the same. The music lovers will certainly miss his soothing voice for sure.