Bollywood Actors Who were Famous Singers

By SiliconIndia   |   Friday, 23 September 2011, 11:03 Hrs
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Bangalore: Some of the Bollywood actors are always remembered by their voice rather than their face. When you think about these legendary singers cum actors, you cannot forget few names like Kishore Kumar, K. L. Saigal, Suraiyya, and Noor Jehan. And yet, while hearing their names you can feel their songs, the tunes and the lyrics as crystal clear as if you heard them just yesterday.

Here comes a journey through the lives of these legendary actors and famous play back singers of Bollywood.

Kishore Kumar

Bollywood Actors Who were Famous Singers


Born in the Khandwa town of Central Provinces and Berar, British India, Kishore Kumar was an Indian film playback singer and an actor who also worked as lyricist, composer, producer, director, screenwriter and scriptwriter. Kishore Kumar acted in 86 films. Some of his films includes Padosan, Half Ticket, Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi ,Dilli Ka Thug ,Aasha. Kishore Kumar sang for around 574 films. Some of his notable films as a singer are Shahenshah Mr. India Saagar Sharaabi, Agar Tum Na Hote , Satte Pe Satta , Namak Halaal and Lawaaris

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