Asha Bhosle, Kishore Kumar and R D Burman. It does not get better in the genre of Bengali Films especially Bengali Film Songs. This compilation album is a smashing hit collection of primarily Bengali Film Songs sung by the legendary playback singer Asha Bhosle, along with some hit duets with the master of melodies, Kishore Kumar. Many of this tracks are composed by R D Burman.

Asha Bhosle commonly referred to as Ashaji, is a legendary Indian playback singer. Bhosle’s career started in 1943 and has spanned over six decades. She has done playback singing for over a thousand Bollywood movies. In addition, she has recorded several private albums in many languages. O. P. Nayyar gave Asha a break in C.I.D. (1956). She first achieved success in B. R. Chopra’s Naya Daur (1957), composed by him. Her duets with Rafi like “Maang Ke Saath Tumhara”, “Saathi Haath Badhana” and “Uden Jab Jab Zulfein Teri”, penned by Sahir Ludhianvi, earned her recognition. It was the first time she sang all the songs for a film’s leading actress. In 1966, Bhosle’s performances in the duets from one of music director R.D. Burman’s first soundtracks, for the movie Teesri Manzil, won popular acclaim. R D Burman made her sing some of the most legendary songs in Bengali language as well, namely “Mohuyae Jomechhe Aaj Mou Go”, “Chokhe Chokhe Kotha Bolo”, “Chokhhe Naame Brishti”(Bengali version of “Jaane Kya Baat Hai”) etc. Asha Bhosle sang her first Bengali song in 1958 under the banner of HMV. The songs were duets with Binod Chattopadhyay and composed by Manna Dey. The following year, she recorded her very first “Pooja Songs” from HMV with music arranged by Dey again. She sang a lot of pooja songs in Bengali. R. D. Burman converted some Hindi tracks to Bengali such as “Gunjone Dole Je Bhramar” (made from Gunguna Rahe Hain Bawre in Aradhana), “Chokhe Name Bristi” (from Jane Kya Baat Hai) etc.

This compilation has some of the greatest hits of R D Burman and Asha Bhosle. In 1981, she sang the duet “Adho Alo Chhayate” with Kishore Kumar in Kalankini Kankanati. In 1982, she sang a Bengali Adhunik song “Kotha Hoyechilo” in Troyee for Debasri Roy. Both of them are a part of this hit collection. Another smash hit included in this compilation is the Asha, Kishore, R D trio singing Jana Ajana Pathey Cholechhi again from the film Troyee. Overall this one is a classic is a must have for all Asha and R D Fans.

=== ALBUM SONG DATA ===
► Ektu Baso Chole Jeo Na 0:00:03
Artist- Asha Bhosle
Lyricist- Swapan Chakraborty
Composer- R D Burman

► Tare Bholano Gelo Na 0:04:50
Artist- Asha Bhosle
Lyricist- Mukul Dutta
Composer- Swapan Jogmohan

► Mehedir Rang Makhano 0:09:01
Artist- Asha Bhosle
Lyricist- Pulak Banerjee
Composer- Hemanta Mukherjee

► Aadho Aalo Chhayte 0:13:12
Artist- Kishore Kumar
Artist- Asha Bhosle
Lyricist- Swapan Chakraborty
Composer- R D Burman

► Mon Bolchhe 0:17:44
Artist- Asha Bhosle
Lyricist- Mukul Dutta
Composer- R D Burman

► Katha Hoyechhilo 0:21:20
Artist- Asha Bhosle
Lyricist- Swapan Chakraborty
Composer- R D Burman

► O Aamar Kandher Anchal 0:24:24
Artist- Asha Bhosle
Lyricist- Swapan Chakraborty
Composer- R D Burman

► Aaro Kachakachi 0:27:46
Artist- Asha Bhosle
Lyricist- Swapan Chakraborty
Composer- R D Burman

► Maner Mayur 0:31:07
Artist- Asha Bhosle
Lyricist- Swapan Chakraborty
Composer- Swapan Chakraborty

► Dhale Jete Jete 0:35:11
Artist- Asha Bhosle
Lyricist- Mukul Dutta
Composer- R D Burman

► Ke Jay Re 0:39:22
Artist- Asha Bhosle
Lyricist- Mukul Dutta
Composer- R D Burman

► Jana Ajana Pathey Cholechhi 0:44:11
Artist- Asha Bhosle
Lyricist- Swapan Chakraborty
Composer- R D Burman

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