Hindi-Urdu songs: 1952
The most popular songs of the year
HindiLyrics4u. writes: ‘The very first program[me] of Binaca Geetmala, was broadcast for the first time on 3rd December, 1952. There were 5 programs during the 5 Wednesdays and the final program was broadcast on 31st December, 1952.’ However, ‘on the basis of letters received from listeners, [the] 9 most popular songs were short-listed and broadcast.’ Thjese were,
For that reason, there could obviously not have been any ‘annual list’ in 1952.
No. 1- Tu ganga ki mauj main- Baiju Bawra- Mohd. Rafi/Lata Mangeshkar- Naushad-Shakeel Badayuni.
No. 2- Aye mere dil kahi aur chal- Daag-Talat Mehmood-Shankar-Jaikishen-Shailendra
No. 3- Dil mein chupakepyar ka- Aan- Mohd. Rafi-Naushad-Shakeel Badayuni
No. 4- Ye hawa ye raat ye chandani- Sangdil- Talat Mehmood-Sajjad Hussain-Rajinder Krishan
No. 5- Main dil hoon ek arman bhara- Anhonee- Talat Mehmood-Roshan-Satyendra Atthaiya.
No. 6- Mohabbat hi na samjhe wo zalim-Parchhai-Talat Mehmood- C Ramchandra-Noor Lakhnavi.
No. 7- Dekho Jaadu bhare more nain- Asmaan-Geeta Dutt-O P Nayyar-Prem Dhavan
No. 8- Tasveer banata hoon teri- Deewana- Mohd. Rafi-Naushad- Shakeel Badayuni
No. 9 - Main pagal mora manwa pagal – Ashiana, Talat Mehmood - Madan Mohan - Rajinder Krishan