Hindi-Urdu songs: An introduction
Please correct us: on facts as well as the Romanisation
This page, as well as all pages up to 1952 are being uploaded in phases.
After the annual lists are uploaded, the chapters 'An introduction,' 'Methodology' and 'Binaca Geet Mala: History and trivia' will be uploaded.
Annual lists for the years 1931-51 have been arranged in the alphabetical order,and not in the order of popularity.
For lists of popular songs
For lists of popular films
Indpaedia has lists of the highest grossing Hindi-Urdu films of all individual years (and some decades) from Hindi-Urdu films: 1940 to the present.
Records for the 1930s are non-existent but you may still want to read:
Below are sample links, one from each decade. Links to all individual years (and some decades) will be found at the bottom of every page in the Hindi-Urdu films series.
Hindi-Urdu films: 1941 <> Hindi-Urdu films: 1950 <> Hindi-Urdu films: 1968 <> Hindi-Urdu films: 1977 <> Hindi-Urdu films: 1986 <> Hindi-Urdu films: 1995 <> Hindi-Urdu films: 2004 <> Hindi-Urdu films: 2013 <>