RD Burman

  • Songs that RD Burman never sang

    Deep Focus |  Gautam Chintamani
    RD Burman might have been just 55 when he passed away but in the two decades since his untimely death his aura has never ceased...

  • 'Aane Wala Pal' voted as the best song by Gulzar: IBNLive poll 19-08-2013 06:06 PM

    New Delhi: Gulzar and RD Burman classic number, 'Aane Wala Pal' has been voted as the best Gulzar song by the readers in a poll conducted by IBNlive.com. The song, a part of Hrishikesh Mukherjee's cult comedy 'Golmaal' featured Amol Palekar and Bindiya Goswami in it and the evergreen singer...
  • Bookmark, save, listen: RD Burman's best compositions 27-06-2013 10:39 AM

    He would have turned 74 years had he been alive. But in a short span of time, Rahul Dev Burman was able to revolutionize the music scene of Bollywood. He ruled the charts with his foot tapping, soul stirring songs which are till date sung and celebrated. Son of Sachin...
  • Music in 'Lootera' is Amit Trivedi's tribute to RD 08-06-2013 04:22 PM

    Mumbai: National award-winning music composer Amit Trivedi says his renditions in his upcoming film 'Lootera' are a tribute to legendary R D Burman. 'Lootera' is a period romance drama set in Bengal of 1950s and is directed by Vikramaditya Motwane after his much acclaimed 'Udaan'. "The music of this film...
  • Music Maestro: the sound of RD Burman 08-01-2012 11:28 PM

    Musical experiments and innovations made RD Burman one of the most beloved musicians of his time. ...
  • Music Maestros: RD Burman's musical legacy 08-01-2012 12:57 PM

    Bollywood stars recall the musical legacy of RD Burman - the composer who brought a complete change in the music industry. ...
  • Playlist: The 100 best songs of RD Burman 04-01-2012 04:45 PM

    New Delhi: RD Burman was a musical genius whose experiments and innovations made him one of the most beloved musicians of his time. He gave the Hindi film industry an imperishable treasure trove. Son of Sachin Dev Burman, Rahul was fondly referred to as Pancham and started his journey with...
  • 'Wandering Falcon' wins Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize 28-11-2011 06:29 PM

    New Delhi: Jamil Ahmad's The Wandering Falcon has won the Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize 2011. As the name suggests, the winner is always a first-time author, and what better start to a literary career than to win an award with your first book? Ahmad, a 78-year-old retired civil servant...
  • Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize shortlist announced 09-09-2011 06:40 PM

    New Delhi: Amidst all the big ticket literary prizes on the Indian landscape, the one that still has the most hearts racing is the Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize. After all, as the name suggests, the winner is always a first-time author, and what better start to a literary career...
  • Big B, Lata Mangeshkar share memories of Pancham 27-06-2011 03:18 PM

    New Delhi, On the 72nd birth anniversary of composer Rahul Dev Burman, megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Lata Mageshkar remembers him fondly. The 68-year-old star who has worked with the music maestro in films like 'Satte pe Satta', 'Kaalia', Sholay', 'Shaan' to name a few, feels nostalgic of their time together....
  • SP Balasubramanian talks about RD Burman 15-06-2011 04:50 PM

    SP Balasubramanian talks about his favourite RD Burman compositions as he releases the book 'RD Burman -The man, The Music' on the legend. ...
  • New tell-all book on RD Burman, a lyrical tale 12-04-2011 07:14 PM

    New Delhi: His hit songs flooded the box office; he was the quintessential romantic hero with heartaches, longings and beach-side philosophies. Yet celebrated musician-composer and song-writer Rahul Dev Burman took time to flower into a Bollywood phenomenon. The oft-repeated question: Why? Despite the moderately successful launch of his career, "Pancham",...
  • Boss Kaun Tha: Industry pays tribute to RDB 27-06-2010 02:55 PM

    Composers, singers and actors hum their favourite R. D. Burman songs ...
  • Fans remember R. D. Burman on birthday 27-06-2010 02:41 PM

    June 27 is the celebrated composer's 71st birth anniversary ...
  • Panchamda, man who revolutionised the sound of music 27-06-2008 06:23 PM

    London: Left out of the England squad for the Test tour of India, star batsman Kevin Pietersen on Tuesday expressed disappointment at the snub and said he had gone to great lengths to broker peace following the text message scandal that threatened his international career. He, however, reiterated his desire...
  • Filmmaker pays tribute to R D Burman on death anniv 04-01-2008 08:09 PM

    Colombo: If anyone had told Shahid Afridi a month ago that his troops would snap Australia's 12-year unbeaten World Cup streak, the Pakistan skipper would have thought April Fools' Day had come early. Unable to play international matches at home, tainted by a spot-fixing scandal that robbed them of the...
  • Special: Musical tribute to Panchamda 28-06-2007 02:46 AM

    On the music maestro's 68th birth anniversary, CNN-IBN pays a musical tribute. ...
  • A nasal apology for RD Burman remark 01-12-2006 06:48 PM

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  • B'wood pays tribute to Panchamda 30-11-2006 11:56 AM

    Goa came alive at IFFI as Bollywood's music industry got together to pay a tribute to composer R D Burman. ...
  • Kailash Kher on his favourite cabaret 29-11-2006 06:41 PM

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