Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Hemant Kumar: Sahib, Bibi Aur Gulam (1962/1970)

Sahib, Bibi Aur Gulam

'Sahib, Bibi Aur Gulam' [review]: A nice one from Hemant Kumar; old school, charming, sweet. And I like Geeta Dutt. I don't have a lot featuring her, but what I do is generally lovely. 'Piya Aiso Jiya Men' (especially) and 'Na Jao Saiyan Chhod Ke Baiyan' are no exceptions.

(Capsule review, designed to facilitate catching up on posting.)

Track listing:
1. Title Music
2. Asha Bhosle: Bhanwara Bada Nahan
3. Asha Bhosle: Meri Baat Rahi Mere Man Me
4. Asha Bhosle & Chorus: Sakhiya Aaj Mujhe Neend Nahi Aayegi
5. Geeta Dutt: Chale Aao, Chale Aao
6. Asha Bhosle: Meri Jaan O Meri Jaan
7. Geeta Dutt: Piya Aiso Jiya Men
8. Geeta Dutt: Na Jao Saiyan Chhod Ke Baiyan

10 comments:

  1. Guru Dutt classic. Thanks for this one.

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  2. Thank you for posting this one. This movie is one of the best that I've seen, though so terribly sad. I wrote about it here:

    http://roughinhere.wordpress.com/2008/12/18/devastating-sahib-bibi-aur-ghulam-1962/

    I'd consider "Sakhiya Aaj Mujhe Neend Nahi Aayegi" to be the hit from this, but that's partly because hearing it always brings to mind that fantastic mujra scene with Minoo Mumtaz.

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  3. yay - been waiting for a new post! amazing cover art.

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  4. Avocado Kid: It's a generic reissue cover (previously seen on Dharmatma and Sambandh) which I'm not very fond of to be honest. Parties, Sarees and Melodies posted the original.

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  5. I've been searching for sahil ki taraf kashti le chal (unreleased song) - Sahib Biwi aur Ghulam - 1962 - Hemant Kumar - Shakeel Badayuni
    for a long time! if someone has it do ping me.

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  6. Just when I think I've seen the grooviest album cover or typeface, another one comes along.

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  7. Do you happen to have the siddartha sountrack by hemant kumar....thanks very much for the great music

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