Monday, December 16, 2013

'Items' who ruled Bollywood in 2013

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As the year is close to the end, it is time to take a look at the 'item' songs that created a buzz in the ever sizzling Bollywood.


If you have started counting in your head then well, it is time to start with "1234 Get On The Dance Floor" from the movie 'Chennai Express', where everyone loved the pink-clad Priyamani making the moves beside King Khan.


And talking about attires, "Ghagra" from the movie 'Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani' a comeback song for Madhuri is still a craze for the youth. This year saw the famous "Laila" Sunny Leone enter into Bollywood industry as well in the movie 'Shoout at Wadala'.

Towards the end of the year, of course 'R...Rajkumar' movie made "Gandi Baat" go viral. Thanks to the easy choreography by Prabhu Deva, it has started trending as the most loved song right from a kid dancer to an old man.

Priyanka Chopra added two songs to her kitty namely "Pinky" from the much awaited movie 'Zanjeer'  which ultimately did not do too well in the box office and of course "Ram chahe" from the movie 'Ram Leela' which was not welcomed by her fans. Not to forget "Babli Badmash Hai"....


Who would not like a magical hug? Well and that too if it is from someone like Jacqueline Fernandez we all would definitely love the "Jadoo ki Jappi" right? Well this song does reach our top ten countdown for sending the shivers in 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya'.
Bullet Raja starring Saif has showcased another item lady in the limelight - yes the rain girl Mahie Gill after her sizzling "Don't Touch My Body", has now been offered songs in other movies too.


Katrina's "Dhoom Machale" is now the talk of the town; although criticized for the repetitive tune, everyone is sure the song is a hit considering the sizzling diva who manages to capture our attention throughout.

Tamil film devotion - Muruga

Lord Muruga has been a favourite in the Tamil film industry. Wondering why we are telling you this? Is it the description about the Lord himself that makes us love the song? Is it the sweet voices behind the song? Ofcourse it is everything put together no doubt. Here's a look in to the best songs of all times about on the Lord.

'Solla Solla Inikudhada' - a beautiful rendition -  where the singer describes how peaceful it is for her to keep chanting the Lord's name.  Directed by A.P.Nagarajan, this song appeared in the movie Kandan Karunai in the year 1967 starring Sivaji Ganesan, Gemini Ganesan and Savitri.J.Jayalalitha also gave an appearance in the movie. 'Thiruparamkundrathil nee sirithai' from the same movie was also a hit composed by K.V.Mahadevan. The famous K.R.Vijaya also makes an appearance in this film.

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From the movie Konjum Salangai, one must have definitely heard 'Singara Velane deva'. This song yet again does not fail to praise the lord. As one cannot take eyes of Savitri for her beautiful expressions, one cannot miss the precise notes on the Nadaswaram rendered by Karukurichi Arunachalam.

'Maruthamalai Maamaniye murugaiya' - from the movie Deivam stirred the devotion in many with Madurai Somasundaram's powerful singing. Penned by Kannadasan, the song became a hit during the year 1972. The song talks in praise of Lord Muruga situated on top of the Marudha hills. 'Kundrathile kumaranukku kondattam' from the same movie emerged out to be a hit for its catchy rhythm and lyrics.

Who cannot remember 'Pazham Nee appa' when it comes to Lord Muruga. Sung by K,B.Sundarambal, the song is from the movie Thiruvilayadal  which was released in the year 1965. The song depicts a sweet encounter between the Lord himself and an old lady.Another interesting song is 'Kandan vandhan' from the movie Aathi Parashakthi, where we see the poet Kumaraguruparar who is believed to have been born dumb gaining the ability to speak by the Lor'd grace. The song was widely appreciated for its apt picturisation.

Well ofcourse, the Lord has been a favourite one in the Tamil Film Industry.