Happy Birthday AR Rahman: 5 soulful Hindi songs of the maestro

First Published 6, Jan 2020, 11:24 AM IST

On AR Rahman's 53rd birthday, see a list of 5 of the best Hindi compositions that he has given us
 

Music maestro AR Rahman is celebrating his 53rd birthday today. He has four National Film Awards, two Academy Awards, two Grammy Awards, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe, 15 Filmfare Awards and 16 Filmfare Awards in South in his kitty.

Music maestro AR Rahman is celebrating his 53rd birthday today. He has four National Film Awards, two Academy Awards, two Grammy Awards, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe, 15 Filmfare Awards and 16 Filmfare Awards in South in his kitty.

Roja Janeman, Roja: The song that gives goosebumps is SP Balasubramanium’s stirring rendition of Roja Janeman conveying the isolation and yearning of the hero against Sujatha Mohan’s haunting trill.

Roja Janeman, Roja: The song that gives goosebumps is SP Balasubramanium’s stirring rendition of Roja Janeman conveying the isolation and yearning of the hero against Sujatha Mohan’s haunting trill.

Aye Ajnabi, Dil Se: Rahman's composition from Dil Se renders it pristine, pensive and poetic.

Aye Ajnabi, Dil Se: Rahman's composition from Dil Se renders it pristine, pensive and poetic.

Agar Tum Saath Ho, Tamasha: This track wonderfully captures the emotions of the couple-- Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone - in the film.

Agar Tum Saath Ho, Tamasha: This track wonderfully captures the emotions of the couple-- Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone - in the film.

Khuda Hafiz, Yuva: The song is a surreal, showy and quirky offering from the eclectic Yuva album.

Khuda Hafiz, Yuva: The song is a surreal, showy and quirky offering from the eclectic Yuva album.

Kehna Hi Kya, Bombay: Rahman hits out of the ballpark with his alaap that elevates Kehna hi kya to another level.

Kehna Hi Kya, Bombay: Rahman hits out of the ballpark with his alaap that elevates Kehna hi kya to another level.

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