Indo-Asian News Service
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) The title song from Karan Johar's forthcoming film "Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna" is an instant hit and within few weeks of its release, it has reached the top slot on charts, enthralling music lovers.
The top 10 Hindi film songs are:
1. "Kabhi alvida naa kehna" - Film: "Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna"; Singers: Alka Yagnik and Sonu Nigam, Music: Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy. A sad and touching number, the song is ruling the hearts of listeners.
2. "Chand sifarish" - Film: "Fanaa"; Singers: Shaan and Kailash Kher; Music: Jatin-Lalit. A naughty and romantic number, the song remained on top for months, but this week it has slipped down to number two position.
3. "Pyaar ki ek kahani" - Film: "Krrish"; Singers: Sonu Nigam and Shreya Ghoshal; Music: Rajesh Roshan. The album was not an instant hit but the success of the film has increased its sale and it has moved up a notch on the music chart this week.
4. "Mujhko yaad sataye teri" - Film: "Phir Hera Pheri"; Singer: Himesh Reshammiya; Music: Himesh Reshammiya. The magic of this feel-good song is fading and it is incessantly moving downwards.
5. "Ya Ali" - Film: "Gangster - A Love Story"; Singer: Zubeen; Music: Pritam. One of the favourite Sufi songs of listeners, it has entrenched itself properly on the music charts.
6. "Roobaroo" - Film: "Rang De Basanti"; Singers: A.R. Rahman and Naresh Iyer; Music: A.R. Rahman. Aamir Khan fans are still enjoying this Indi-pop composition.
7. "Jhoom jhoom" - Film: "Tom, Dick And Harry"; Singer: Himesh Reshammiya; Music: Himesh Reshammiya. People are still enjoying Reshammiya's song, which shows he has staying power.
8. "Aashiqui meri" - Film: "36 China Town"; Singers: Himesh Reshammiya, Sunidhi Chauhan; Music: Himesh Reshammiya. New releases have overshadowed this fast number and it is losing its popularity.
9 "Pyaar karke" - Film: "Pyaar Ke Side effects"; Singers: Shreya Ghoshal and Hamza; Music: Anand Raj Anand. A sentimental romantic song for lovebirds!
10. "Teri yaadon mein" - Film: "Killer"; Singers: Sonu Nigam, Tulsi Kumar; Music: Anu Malik. The film bombed but the song's popularity is keeping it in the news.
(Source: The Music Shop, Khan Market, New Delhi)