A man too hard to decipher in simple words. There are many shades of Lucky Ali, till the time you illustrate a one, and another newer fascinating facet emerges. The man is not only a popular singer but also loves organic farming and had worked on oil rigs and sold carpets. He is the second child of the famous Bollywood actor, Mehmood. His mother, Mahelaka, was the sister of Indian actress Meena Kumari.
Despite nurturing in a Bollywood family, Ali chose singing over films. His first Bollywood debut song is “Na tum Jano… Na hum” of the film “Kaho Na Pyar Hai”.
The most ravishing album of 1990s and till today, “Sunoh(1996)...O Sanam,teri yaadon ki kasam” , is Ali’s earliest composition and the song made him lead singer of 90s. Till today, Bollywood has not got anyone one with magical vocals like him.
So, let’s listen to 14 imbuing songs of Lucky Ali that your ears can’t deny listening to.
1. O Sanam
The iconic song that picturised his beloved Meaghan(first wife) is a masterpiece of Ali’s melody. The song took his fame to new heights.
2. Dekha Hai Aise Bhi
Typically Lucky Ali like to fuse folk drums and other instruments with his euphonious voice, in this song too, he sang in American freeways as the song is for his past lover
3. Kitni Haseen Zindagi
Ali enlarged his fame by bringing out his hipster insights to the audience. The composition has a folk taste in guitar arrangements.
4. Kabhi Aisa Lagta Hai
Ali justified his melodious voice with guitar arrangements in this love ballad song.
This is an unconventional song sung by Lucky Ali which is not everybody’s cup of tea.
6. Tere Mere Saath
The excellent song started with magnificent guitar riffs. The song is among one of the closest compositions, to Lucky Ali.
7. Tu Kaun Hai
The song gets popular much after its launch in the year 2001, it gained fame with the release of the film “Bhopal: A Prayer For Rain.”
8. Gori Teri Aankhein
This is one of the famous songs of Ali and the amusing fact is the song’s popularity has been growing over the years.
The song is different from many Bollywood songs, it is Gupta’s remake of Reservoir Dogs.
10. Khuda Hafiz
The composer used Ali’s voice to bring perfection in the song, sung for the album ‘Yuva’ of AR Rahman.
11. Naa Tum Jaano Na Hum
The song is from the movie, “Kaho Na Pyar Hai”. Ali made the song immortal with his silver toned voice.
12. Aahista Aahista
The song is of the movie, ‘Bachna Aee Hashino’, Ali worked with Shreya Ghoshal And Vishal-shekhar, making it one of the romantic songs of the time.
Another team works with Vishal-Shekhar and Ranbir, Ali soothing voice gave stars to the song.
The song is from the movie, ‘Tamasha’, the song is sung in carefree style justifying the characters who love to explore the world in their own style.