Audiences flock to the cinema to watch a movie at times just because of one song they’ve heard. The tracks you’ll be hearing on asian network this week. Highlights of the asian network’s definitive #bhangra50, from the 1970s all the way to 2013. Music is an integral part of any indian movie and gives it extra appeal. The songs in bollywood movies are normally pre-recorded and then lip-synched by the actresses and actors. Baharon phool barsao (sprinkle the flowers) was chosen from a list of 100 hindi movie songs released between 1940 and 2010. It was revealed in a special programme presented by tommy sandhu, following a whole day dedicated to counting down the best songs.
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Asian network top ten. Catch up with the biggest selling records as revealed every saturday by yasser. This browser doesn’t support spotify web player. A song from 1966 bollywood blockbuster movie suraj (sun) has been voted the best-loved track by bbc asian network listeners. The voice heard by the audience is usually the voice of a proficient playback singer. Compiled by the official charts company, the uk’s biggest asian songs of the week, based on sales and streams across a seven day period (previously the asian download chart until june 25, 2016). The 100 tracks were shortlisted by a panel of experts including british indian hip hop artist hard kaur. Popular hindi film songs have been played repeatedly in clubs, parties and indian weddings around the world.
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A big part of its success and appeal is the music – the songs and music are the soul of the movie. Catch up with the biggest selling records in asian music as revealed every saturday by yasser.