Today’s second post is Lata sings for Asha. When Lata Mangeshkar croons for Asha Parekh, different shades of the actor are apparent. Romance, attitude, romantic teasing, yearning for the beloved, first love, sadness in love, search for the beloved, sacrifice, everything is depicted by the singer for the actor. Asha Parekh’s Tom Boyish nature is also evident in some of the songs. Over to Lata Mangeshkar and Asha Parekh:
Lata sings for Asha
Some of my most favorite Lata croons for Asha Parekh are:
Tum jaise bigde Babuse main akhiyan bachaaoon… Jab Pyar Kisise Hota Hai (1961).
Raatka sama jhoome chandrama… Ziddi (1964).
Mera Mehboob hai bemisaal… Aaye Din Bahar Ke (1966).
Suno Sajna papihene… Aaye Din Bahar Ke (1966).
Koi matwala aaya mere dhware… Love in Tokyo (1966).
Mujhe tum mil gaye humdum… Love in Tokyo (1966).
Sajan Sajan pukaroon galiyon mein… Saajan (1969).
Tere karan tere karan… Aan Milo Sajna (1970).
Main Tulsi tere aanganki… Main Tulsi Tere Aangan Ki (1978).