The latest remix of ‘HummaHumma’from the film Ok Jaanu, created a lot of nostalgia and became a rage. However, this is not the first time that this happened. A lot of filmmakers are opting to add atleast one such recreated old song i.e. a remix in their films such that it re-creates the magic and also sort of giving a boost to these classics.
Here are few such old songs that have been re-created into great remixes:
The song BachnaAeHaseeno was sung by Kishore Kumar for the movie Hum Kissi Se KumNahin starring Rishi Kapoor. This song went on to become one of the biggest hits of the year 1977. However, in the year 2008,RanbirKapoor made this song popular again when his movie by the same name released. Ranbir dancing to this song would remind one of Rishi shaking his leg to the original one.
- Ye MeraDil
The song Ye MeraDil is a super hit song from Amitabh Bachchan’s Don.It released in 1978. The song was made even more popular because of AshaBhosle’s amazing voice and Helen’s dancing. The song was recreated in Shah Rukh Khan’s Don that was released in 2006 and it had KareenaKapoor dancing while SunidhiChauhan sang this one.
- KhaikePaan Banaras Waala
2006’s Don starring Shah Rukh Khan saw another popular song from the original Don being recreated. Kishore Kumar sang the very popular song KhaikePaan Banaras Wala that had become a rage while Udit Narayan sang the new song. Shah Rukh Khan and Priyanka Chopra recreated the magic with this one.
- KhoyaKhoya Chand
The original KhoyaKhoya Chand song sung by legendary Mohammed Rafi for the movie Kala Bazaar starring DevAnand is very melodious and mesmerizing. The song was remixed and used in the movie Shaitaan in 2011. Suman Sridhar sang this song. Another amazing remix of this song has been made under the name The Bartender by MikeyMcCleary and has received more than 500k views on YouTube.
- Hungama Ho Gaya
The very famous song sung by AshaBhosle for the movie Anhonee that released in 1973 was remixed and used in the movie Queen starring KanganaRanaut in 2004. The best part about this song is that AshaBhosle once again sang this song along with Arijit Singh, thus keeping the originality and magic alive in this track.
The song name itself brings back the memories of Sridevi dancing to this one in Mr India. The song was sung by Kavitha Krishnamurthy and was remixed for KalkiKoechlin starring movie Shaitaan that came out in 2011. This song was sung was Suman Sridhar and PrashantPillai.
- Dum Maaro Dum
AshaBhosle sang the very popular song for the movie Hare Rama Hare Krishna that released in 1971 and was composed by RD Burman. The remixed version of this song was used as a title track for the film “Dum Maaro Dum” that released in 2011 and had AbhishekBachchan and BipashaBasu in the lead. DeepikaPadukone took this song to another level with her moves and was sung by Ash King and SunidhiChauhan.