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Music 236: Bhangra/ Bollywood

This is a guide for the Honors Intro to Music class.

Sound Recordings from Naxos

INDIA/UK Various: Bhangra Beatz

Sound Recordings on CD from the Library

"Aaja Aaja Main Hoon Pyaar Tera" from the film Teesri Manzil

This song features the voices of Asha Bhosle and Mohammed Rafi. The actors singing the songs are Shammi Kapoor, a.k.a. the Indian Elvis and Asha Parekh. Teesri Manzil, Third Floor, was released in 1966. "Aaja, aaja, Main Hoon Pyaar Tera" translates into English as "Come, come I am your love."

"Chura Liya Ha" from the film Yaddon Ki Barat

This song, from the 1973 film, Procession of Memories, features Asha Bhosle and Mohammed Rafi. "Chura liya hai tumne jo dil ko" translates into "You have stolen my heart out right."


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