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Singer, Music Director, Lyricist

Gulzar is best known in India as a lyricist for songs that form an integral part of Bollywood. He began his career under the directors Bimal Roy and Hrishikesh ... Read More

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Gulzar Sad Songs - Most Heart breaking Hindi Songs

Do you always feel a connection with sad songs, especially when Gulzar pens them down? If your answer is yes and you want to download the best of Gulzar sad songs, it is time for you to visit the Saregama website or download the Saregama app or simply bring home the Saregama Carvaan to access thousands of evergreen songs. You can also access 280 daily updated wi-fi stations to have your favourite music tracks close to you.


"Do Naina Aur Ek Kahani" from Masoom is a Gulzar emotional song that still rules the hearts of everyone. Undoubtedly, there are not many songs that listeners of every generation admire as this Gulzar sad song. Sung by Aarti Mukherjee, this Gulzar sad song gives a new meaning to lullabies that are often known to be calm and relaxing.


This song strikes a chord with the listener's heart and soul within no time. It depicts the pain, sorrow, and unresolved conflicts of the heart, along with the pain of losing someone as beautiful as a mother. The song "Do Naina Aur Ek Kahani" conveys the endless sorrow and plight as a condition and way of life instead of just a passing event in someone's life. In this song, the young Jugal Hansraj is seen going emotional when he hears Shabana Azmi sings this lullaby. The plight of a helpless young boy who had lost his mother and wants someone to stand by him and love him is heartbreaking, to say the least.


The music director of this song, R.D. Burman, had settled the song's tune in Raag Yaman that is structured on a Triveni. The song starts with sharp and blunt strums on the 12-string guitar and the contributions of the bass guitar in the spaces. This song reminds audiences of "Do Nainon Mein Aasoo Bhare Hai" from Kinara by Lata Mangeshkar.


We all write, read, and discuss so much about our bedtime habits. It was mostly about bedtime stories by grandparents and how to create a good sleep routine in our past. But what we have started missing knowingly or unknowingly is the aspect of sleeping that was prevalent for ages - lullabies. "Do Naina Aur Ek Kahani" manages to create an astounding symphony that is irresistible and heart-touching. Aarti Mukherjee, the singer of this song, weaves magic, and you just cannot do anything but cry by the way Gulzar's lyrics have enfolded in the music. Deep, mysterious, and soulful - this is the best lullaby of Bollywood. Sing it only if you are strong enough to control your tears after feeling the words of this Gulzar sad song.


"Hazaar Rahen" from Thodi Si Bewafai by Kishore Kumar can break you down into tears and sadness if you have ever lost someone in a relationship. This 1980 Hindi movie starred Rajesh Khanna, Shabana Azmi, and Padmini Kohlapure, and it is about the story of Arun (Rajesh Khanna) and Neema Deshmukh (Shabana Azmi). They fell in love with each other and get married. However, destiny had something else stored in for them. They parted ways because of misunderstandings and gossip from neighbouring women resulting in arguments between Neema and Arun.


Kishore Kumar received the Filmfare Best Male Playback Award for "Hazaar Rahen Mud Ke Dekhin", and Gulzar received the Filmfare Best Lyricist Award for this song. Shabana Azmi was nominated for the Filmfare Best Actress Award, and Rajesh Khanna was nominated for the Filmfare Award for Best Actor for this Gulzar sad song.


"Ek Akela Is Shaher Mein" from Gharaonda is a Gulzar sad song in its entirety. The song talks about a man's plight who is all alone in a city and feels deserted even in the shining lights and crowds. Sung by Bhupinder Singh, this song has music by Jaidev and is picturised on Amol Palekar. This Gulzar emotional song is definitely worth a listen, and if you haven't yet heard this masterpiece Gulzar emotional song, it is now the time to open your heart to this beautiful Gulzar sad song.


"Tere Bina Zindagi Se" from Aandhi is one of the very few Gulzar sad songs that can find a place in every Bollywood sad song list. Download this beautiful MP3 song at Saregama now to feel the beauty of two hearts in love who just cannot ever have enough of each other. They always wanted to be together, but because of circumstances, they could not be with each other. This song is soulful and melodious and has sadness written all over it. It was no wonder it was the most popular Gulzar sad song when it was released, and it still manages to be a popular Gulzar sad song.


If you want to get into a mood of soulful music, you should lend your ears to the song "Mera Kuchh Samaan" from Ijaazat that is undoubtedly one of the best Gulzar hit songs ever. The movie revolves around the plot where a wife is made aware of her husband's romantic past and interests but is still keen to start the relationship afresh. She sends the remains of her husband's past relationship to his ex-love and receives a list of other things that the ex-love wants back. The ex-love writes a love where she assumes that the reader will loudly read the letter. This Gulzar sad song can send shivers down the spine within no time, and before you could play it back again, you will feel the pain and sorrow behind those deep lyrics. A beautiful Gulzar sad song for sure!


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