Talat Mahmood

July 2011

Dil mein sama gayey sajan – Sangdil (1952) – Raag Rageshri

By |July 10th, 2011|

The song starts with the elementary Rageshri notes: Dh Ni Sa Ga Ma. Sajjad has also used pancham and komal gandhar (notes which are not used in Rageshri but in Bageshri) to create this unique tune.

The composition has the typical waltz rhythm (1 2 […]

December 2010

Waris (1954) Poster – Starring Suraiya and Talat Mahmood

By |December 26th, 2010|

July 2010

Talat Mahmood – Lata Mangeshkar Duets

By |July 17th, 2010|

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Talat Mahmood on Lata

I first met Lataji around 1950. I happened to arrive in Bombay from Calcutta. And I was already fairly well known and had heard her name too. I liked […]

Talat Mahmood – Naushad Collaboration

By |July 16th, 2010|

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Babul was the only film in the 1950’s where Talat Mahmood sang for Naushad. Naushad didn’t repeat Talat for the next 18 years, despite the success of Babul. The reason behind not repeating Talat for the next 18 years […]

Talat Mahmood’s Factfile

By |July 15th, 2010|

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Profile – Part 1 – Part 2 – Part 3 – Part 4
Fact File – Filmography – Interview – Photo Gallery
Back to Legends – Talat Mahmood
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Talat Mahmood sang maximum number of songs for C. Ramchandra, Madan Mohan, Vinod, Ghulam Mohammed and Shanker Jaikishan.

Talat Mahmood […]

Legends – Talat Mahmood

By |July 13th, 2010|

Profile – Fact File – Interview – Filmography – Gallery

As a Singer
Song List – 1945 – 1950 | 1951 – 1955 | 1956 – 1960
1961 – 1970 | 1971 Onwards
His collaborations with Music Directors – Naushad (more coming soon…)
His […]

Talat Mahmood’s Filmography

By |July 13th, 2010|

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Profile – Part 1 – Part 2 – Part 3 – Part 4
Fact File – Filmography – Interview – Photo Gallery
Back to Legends – Talat Mahmood
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Movie
Year
Producer
Director
Cast
Music Director

Raj Laxmi
1945
M. P. Production
P. Mitra
Talat Mahmood, Jahar, Chhabi Biswas, Kananbala Devi, […]

Talat Mahmood’s Interview

By |July 11th, 2010|

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Profile – Part 1 – Part 2 – Part 3 – Part 4
Fact File – Filmography – Interview – Photo Gallery
Back to Legends – Talat Mahmood
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Not many Talat Mahmood fans with associate him with acting. After all, the mellow voice which rendered golden classics like […]

Talat Mahmood’s favorite songs from his career

By |July 11th, 2010|

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In an interview given to Shama Magazine, Talat Mahmood picked the following favorite songs from his career :-
Solos

Song
Film
Year
Music Director

Ae zindagi ka rahi
Bahaar
1951
S.D. Burman

Aa teri tasveer bana loun
Nadaan
1951
Chic Chocolate

Mera qaraar leja
Aashiana
1952
Madan Mohan

Ae mere dil kahin aur chal
Daag
1952
Shanker Jaikishan

Mohabbat […]

Talat Mahmood’s Song List (1971 onwards)

By |July 10th, 2010|

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Song List
1945 – 1950 | 1951 – 1955 | 1956 – 1960
1961 – 1970 | 1971 Onwards
Back to Legends Talat Mahmood
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Song
Year
Singers
Film
Music Director

Mohabbat ki kahaniyan
1971
Talat Mahmood, Lata Mangeshkar
Woh din yaad karo
Laxmikant Pyarelal

O kheton ki shehzaadi
1972
Talat […]