About the Album
Superhits of 1970’s – Vol. 2 is the second in the Superhits of 1970’s series, which is a series of best Bollywood songs from the 1970s. Being a compilation of the best, means that this album will feature various singers. Since this album is in DVD-Video format, you can see the music videos as they were in the movies from which the songs were taken from. 1970s Bollywood was a unique time and place and had its own culture and vibe, this is what can be seen through these many music videos.
The songs in Bollywood movies back in the 70s were dreamy and romantic and had some classical lyrics and tunes. The songs in this compilation range in moods, typical to the movies in the 70s, where movies were made to go through the entire spectrum of emotions.
Some of the songs here were sung by Kishore Kumar, who was one of the most prominent male playback singers of the 70s. Ek Ajnabee Haseena Se, Zindagi Ka Safar Hai Yeh Kaisa Safar and Aap Yahan Aaye Kisliye Aap Ne Bulaya are some of Kishore Kumar songs featured in this album.
Superhits of 1970’s – Vol. 2 contains 35 tracks, all hits of their time, from different movies. This album was published by Shemaroo.
About the Artists
Winner of 8 Filmfare Awards for Best Male Playback Singer, Kishore kumar is one of the most decorated singers in Bollywood history. He won the Lata Mangeshkar Award for his uncanny singing and contribution to the Hindi film industry.
Lata Mangeshkar also sang a few songs in this collection, like Karvatein Badalte Rahe Saari Raat Hum and Kitna Pyara Wada Hai In Matwali Aankhon Ka. She is another highly decorated playback singer, with seven decades of contribution to the Hindi film industry.
Lata Mangeshkar’s younger sister Asha Bhosle also sings a number of songs in this compilation, like Dhal Gaya Din Ho Gayi Sham and Saare Sheher Mein Aapsa Koi Nahin. Asha bhosle is a very popular name in the Hindi film industry, with having sung for over a thousand Bollywood movies, over a span of six decades.