11+ Hit Hindi songs of Kumar Sanu that made him the melody King in early 90s

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This post is a tribute to the melody king Kumar Sanu. His original name is Kedarnath Bhattacharya (born 20 October 1957). He is a renowned playback singer and generally sings for Hindi and Bengali films.

His Bollywood career was at its zenith in the 1990s and in the early 2000s. Such was his popularity that the judges of Filmfare award could not find anyone better than Kumar Sanu for the category of Best Male Playback Singer Award for five consecutive years. Kumar Sanu also received the Padma Shri award in 2009.

Kumar Sanu received a major break when Gulshan Kumar (of T Series) launched him as the main male playback singer for the movie Aashiqui (1990). After this Kumar Sanu never turned back and just went on giving hits after hits. In this post, we will list 11 such songs with some details that made his position rock-solid in Bollywood and gave him the living legend status in Indian playback singing.

Top 12 songs that made Kumar Sanu the king of melody


Song #1 – “Main Duniya Bhula Doonga”

Movie – Aashiqui

Singer – Anuradha Paudwal, Kumar Sanu


Lyricist – Sameer

Movie Artist – Anu Agarwal, Rahul Roy


Song # 2 – ” Dheere Dheere Se Meri Zindagi Mein Aana ”

Song : Dheere Dheere Se Meri Zindagi Mein Aana

Movie : Aashiqui


Singer : Anuradha Paudwal, Kumar Sanu


Star Cast : Anu Agarwal, Rahul Roy


Lyrics : Ravi Malik

Song # 3 – ” Saanson Ki Jarurat Hai Jaise”

Song : Saanson Ki Jarurat Hai Jaise – 1

Movie : Aashiqui

Singer : Kumar Sanu

Star Cast : Rahul Roy

Lyrics : Ravi Malik

Song # 4 – “Tu Pyar Hai Kisi Aur Ka”

Song – Tu Pyar Hai Kisi Aur Ka

Film – Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahin

Singer – Anuradha Paudwal, Kumar Sanu

Lyricist – Sameer

Movie Artist – Aamir Khan, Pooja Bhatt

Song # 5 – ” Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahin”

Song – Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahin- 1

Film – Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahin

Singer – Anuradha Paudwal, Kumar Sanu

Lyricist – Faiz Anwar

Movie Artist – Aamir Khan, Pooja Bhatt

Song # 6 – “Tumhe Apna Banane Ki Kasam”

Song – Tumhe Apna Banane Ki Kasam

Film – Sadak

Singer – Anuradha Paudwal, Kumar Sanu

Lyricist – Sameer, Surendra Sathi, Rani Mallik

Artist – Sanjay Dutt, Pooja Bhatt

Song # 7 – “Mera Dil Bhi Kitna Pagal Hai”

Song : Mera Dil Bhi Kitna Pagal Hai

Movie : Saajan

Singer : Kumar Sanu & Alka Yagnik

Music : Nadeem- Shravan

Lyrics : Sameer

Movie Star Cast : Sanjay Dutt, Madhuri Dixit

Song # 8 – ” Tumse Milne Ko Dil Karta Hai ”

Song Title : Tumse Milne Ko Dil Karta Hai

Movie: Phool Aur Kaante

Singer : Kumar Sanu, Alka Yagnik

Music : Nadeem-Shravan

Cast : Ajay Devgn, Madhoo

Song # 9 – “Teri Umeed Tera Intezar”

Song : Teri Umeed Tera Intezar

Movie : Deewana

Singer : Kumar Sanu & Sadhna Sargam

Music : Nadeem, Shravan

Lyrics : Sameer

Starcast : Shahrukh Khan, Divya Bharti, Rishi Kapoor

Song # 10 – “Dil Jigar Nazar Kya Hai ”

Singer(s):Kumar Sanu

Movie: Dil Ka Kya Kasoor

Music Director: Nadeem-Shravan

Lyricist: Nawab Arzoo

Cast: Prithvi, Divya Bharti

Song # 11- ” First Time Dekha Tumhe Hum”


Singer : Kumar Sanu

Movie: Jaan Tere Naam.

Music: Nadeem-Shravan

Cast: Ronit Roy, Farheen.

Song # 12- ” Ghoonghat Ki Aad Se Dilbar Ka”

Song: Ghoonghat Ki Aad Se Dilbar Ka

Movie: Hum Hain Rahi Pyar Ke (1993)

Singers: Kumar Sanu & Alka Yagnik

Music Directors: Nadeem-Shravan

Lyricist: Sameer

Picturised on: Juhi Chawla & Aamir Khan