What do you do when you run out of new ideas? You tweak the old ones, add some spices and produce a remix. That's exactly what Bollywood has been doing for years and 2018 was no different. Here's a ranked list of the iconic classic songs that has been remixed, recreated and reprised this year. RANK the list and let everyone know which songs you thought were HITS and which made you cringe!
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Sung by Neha Kakkar, Mika Singh and Kumar Sanu, the remake of ‘Aankh Maarey’, which is originally from the film ‘Tere Mere Sapney’, has Ranveer and Sara grooving to rocking beats of the hit song. The song also has a cameo of director Karan Johar and the cast of ‘Golmaal’. The makers have not just paid a tribute to the original but have also brought the man himself, Arshad Warsi on board to feature in this special track.
Music given by Tanishk Bagchi and penned by Shabbir Ahmed, Ikkam Dilbar is of the 2018 flick "Satyameva Jayate", The original song starred Sushmita Sen in the video, was voiced by Alka Yagnik and is from the movie Sirf Tum.
Rahat Fateh Ali Khan gives his voice to the recreated version of the classic originally sung by Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan in 1997. The rehashed number is composed by Tanishk Bagchi and the lyrics are penned by Manoj Muntashir.
Although not technically old Bollywood, this was a Punjabi indie favorite of generations by Panjabi M.C, that Bollywood decided needed a reprised Hindi version. The song from Baaghi 2 was recreated by the Sandeep Shirodkar, sung by Navraj Hans and Palak Muchhal.
Urmila Matondkar's iconic 90’s song Chamma Chamma from the film China Gate now has a new rendition in the film Fraud Sainyan, featuring Elli Avram and Arshad Warsi.
Apart from being a remake of the movie 'Sairat', the makers of 'Dhadak' have also rehashed the hit song 'Zingaat', the track had created a rage among the audiences in 2017. The Hindi song has been rehashed by Ajay - Atul who created the original track.
'Naam Hai Mera' is from the movie HATE STORY 4, sung by Neeti Mohan, recreated by Tanishk Bagchi from the Himesh Reshammiya number "Naam Hai Tera". Who would have thought we would miss Himesh bhai's nasal tone in 2018?
Composed by Tanishk Bagchi and penned by Manoj Muntashir, the movie Hate Story IV brings us a remix of the 2005 hit Aashiq Banaya Apne , by the original singer Himesh Reshammiya and adding Neha Kakkar's voice to the mix.
Chhote Chhote Peg is from the movie “Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety”, in the voice of Yo Yo Honey Singh, Neha Kakkar and Navraj Hans. Did this version ruin your fond memories of the original Hans Raj Hans version ‘Tote Tote Ho Gaya’, which is still a staple for every wedding function?
The song, Gazab Ka Hai Din, from the movie DIL JUUNGLEE in the voice of Jubin Nautiyal & Prakriti Kakar, written and composed by Tanishk Bagchi is "inspired" by and shares the name of the classic number from Qayamat se Qayamat tak sung by Alka Yagnik and Udit Narayan.
Can anyone replace Madhuri's moves in the original dance anthem of the nation from the movie Tehzab (1988)? Bollywood decided to test that thought (and failed miserably)! Enters Jacqueline Fernandez as Mohini in Baaghi 2.
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