As the monsoon showers grace the earth, love and romance fill the air. The rhythmic raindrops bring a refreshing feeling, wrapping us in coziness and enchanting melodies. Monsoon has always been a muse to Bollywood, inspiring timeless rain songs that stir our hearts and souls.
Jay-Ho! The Jay Kumar Show presents a collection of Top-10 hit evergreen rain songs spanning from the 70s to the late 2000s, sure to make your rainy days more magical. Celebrate the romance of the season and share your favorite rain songs.
1. “Rimjhim Gire Sawan” from the film “Manzil”
Picturized on Amitabh Bachchan and Moushumi Chatterjee, this song evokes nostalgia and longing. Kishore Kumar’s emotive voice beautifully complements the visuals of rain-soaked streets, making it a timeless classic.
2. “Ek Ladki Bheegi Bhaagi Si” from the film “Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi”
Kishore Kumar’s playful rendition and Madhubala’s charm make this song a delightful watch. The rain-soaked car breakdown and the ensuing romance between the characters add a touch of whimsy to the monsoon magic.
3. “Sawan Aaya Hai” from the film “Creature 3D”
Arijit Singh’s soulful voice sets the mood in this modern-day romantic rain song featuring Bipasha Basu and Imran Abbas. The melody and mesmerizing visuals blend together to create a mystical monsoon experience.
4. “Barso Re” from the film “Guru”
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s graceful dance amidst the rain in this visually captivating song is a sight to behold. Shreya Ghoshal’s melodious voice and A.R. Rahman’s composition make it an enchanting monsoon melody.
5. “Bheegi Bheegi Raaton Mein” from the film “Ajnabee”
Kishore Kumar and Lata Mangeshkar’s soul-stirring duet perfectly captures the romantic mood of a rainy night. The melodious composition and heartfelt lyrics make it a timeless monsoon classic.
6. “Baarish” from “Half-Girlfriend”
Despite the film’s controversies, this song is a true earworm with its melodious tunes that will leave you humming all day long.
7. “Bhaage Re Mann” from “Chameli”
Happy and innocent, this song is sure to uplift your spirits on a cloudy day. It’s the perfect tune to dance and enjoy the rain.
8. “Zara Zara” from “Rehna Hai Tere Dil Mein”
This song holds a special place in the hearts of many millennials, representing passion and romance like no other.
9. “Leja Leja Re” by Ustad Sultan Khan and Shreya Ghoshal
Ustad Sultan Khan’s soulful voice combined with Shreya Ghoshal’s nazakhat creates a mesmerizing melody that leaves us yearning for more.
10. “Ab Ke Sajan Sawan Mein” from “Chupke Chupke” (1975)
This song, filmed on Dharmendra and Sharmila Tagore, carries mischievous charm even amidst the monsoon, making meetings feel a bit more challenging.
Embrace the monsoon magic, let these evergreen Bollywood rain songs whisk you away to a world of love, nostalgia, and romance. Let the raindrops serenade you with their melody.