As India gear up to celebrate Holi this year on March 29, here is the list of Ten Iconic Holi Songs of Bollywood that are remembered by generations.
1 Balam Pichkari – Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani
Balam Pichkari is from Deepika Padukone, Ranbir Kapoor starrer Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani. This iconic Holi song was sung in the soulful voices of Shalmali Kholgade and Vishal Dadlani.
2 Do Me A Favour Let’s Play Holi – Waqt: The Race Against Time
Akshay Kumar and Priyanka Chopra dances in colors in Do Me A Favour Let’s Play Holi. Music director Anu Malik has helmed and sung the song with Sunidhi Chauhan which is penned by lyricist Sameer.
3 Rang Bar Se - Silsila
From the 1981 movie ‘Silsila’, Rang Barse is sung by Amitabh Bachchan and penned by his father and legendary writer Harivansh Rai Bachchan.
4 Hori Khele Raghuveera – Baghban
Holi Khele Raghuveera is from the 2013 movie ‘Baghban’. The track is sung by Amitabh Bachchan, Alka Yagnik, Sukhwinder Singh, and Udit Narayan.
5 Aaj Na Chodenge Bas Humjoli Khelenge Hum Holi – Kati Patang
Aaj Na Chodenge Bas Humjoli Khelenge Hum Holi sung by Kishore Kumar and Lata Mangeshkar from the super hit Bollywood movie ‘Kati Patang’ (1970) stars Rajesh Khanna and Asha Parekh.
6 Badrinath Ki Dulhania Title Song – BKD
Holi celebration is incomplete without this hit song from the 2017 Hindi movie ‘Badrinath Ki Dulhania’ starring Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt. The song is sung by Neha Kakkar, Dev Negi, Monali Thakur, and Ikka Singh.
7 Gori Tu Latth Maar – Toilet: Ek Prem Katha
‘Gori Tu Lath Maar’ from the blockbuster Hindi Bollywood movie ‘Toilet – Ek Prem Katha’, is sung by Sonu Nigam and Palak Muchhal.
8 Holi Ke Din – Sholay
Starring Hema Malini, Dharmendra Deol and Amitabh Bachchan, Holi Ke Din sung by the legendary singers Kishore Kumar, and Lata Mangeshkar is still listed as one of the most iconic Holi songs of Bollywood.
9 Go Pagal - Jolly LLB 2
This cheerful Holi anthem sung by Raftaar and Nindy Kaur features Akshay Kumar and Huma Qureshi dancing.
10 Soni Soni Akhiyon Wali - Mohabbatein
Sung by Udit Narayan, Jaspinder Narula, Udbhav, Manohar Shetty and Shweta Pandit, Soni Soni Akhiyon Wali video features the Bollywood king Shah Rukh Khan.