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Javed Akhtar

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Javed Akhtar's original name was Jadoo, taken from a line in a poem written by his father: "Lamba, lamba kisi jadoo ka fasana hoga". He was given an official name Javed since it was the closest to the word jadoo

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July 12th 2012,7:43 AM

O Mere Dulhe Raja Baje Galiyo Me Baja Movie or Album: Ek Tha Dil Ek Thi Dhadkan Singer(s): Abhijeet Music Director(s): Anand Raj Anand Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar More details
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July 12th 2012,7:42 AM

Badal Bahare Najare Parvat Nadee Aur Dhare Movie or Album: Ek Tha Dil Ek Thi Dhadkan Singer(s): Abhijit Music Director(s): Anand Raj Anand Lyricist(s): Javed Akh... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:42 AM

Baho Me Aao Jara Kahanee Hain Bate Kai Movie or Album: Ek Tha Dil Ek Thi Dhadkan Singer(s): Abhijeet, Kavita Krishnamurthy Music Director(s): Anand Raj Anand More details
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July 12th 2012,7:41 AM

Too Chand Nagar Kee Shehjadee Movie or Album: Duniya Singer(s): Kishore Kumar Music Director(s): R D Burman Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyrics... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:41 AM

Tum Jo Mile Toh Laga Hai Movie or Album: Drohi Singer(s): Suresh Wadkar Music Director(s): R D Burman Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyrics... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:40 AM

Yeh Mera Dil Pyar Kaa Divana Movie or Album: Don (2006) Singer(s): Sunidhi Chauhan Music Director(s): Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar ... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:37 AM

Yeh Jamin Hai Movie or Album: Dillagi - 1999 Singer(s): Roop Kumar Rathod Music Director(s): Jatin-Lalit Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyrics More details
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July 12th 2012,7:37 AM

Sham Hai Dhuan Dhuan Movie or Album: Diljale Singer(s): Ajay Devgan, Poornima Music Director(s): Anu Malik Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyrics More details
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July 12th 2012,7:36 AM

Jiske Aane Se Rango Me Dub Gayee Movie or Album: Diljale Singer(s): Kumar Sanu Music Director(s): Anu Malik Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyrics... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:36 AM

Kaun Jane Kyo Aisa Hota Hain Movie or Album: Dil Jo Bhi Kahe Singer(s): Shankar Mahadevan, Shefali Music Director(s): Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy Lyricist(s): Javed Akhta... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:35 AM

Mere Munna Jara Sunna Bat Itnee Bap Kee Movie or Album: Dil Jo Bhi Kahe Singer(s): Shankar Mahadevan Music Director(s): Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy Lyricist(s): Javed Akh... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:35 AM

Kitnee Narmee Se Kitne Dhire Se Movie or Album: Dil Jo Bhi Kahe Singer(s): Sonu Nigam Music Director(s): Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar More details
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July 12th 2012,7:34 AM

Morya Rey Movie or Album: Don (2006) Singer(s): Shankar Mahadevan Music Director(s): Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyrics More details
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July 12th 2012,7:33 AM

Mujhko Pehchan Lo Mai Hu Don Movie or Album: Don (2006) Singer(s): Shaan Music Director(s): Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyr... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:33 AM

Mujhse Kyon Ruthe Ho Movie or Album: Dobara Singer(s): Alka Yagnik Music Director(s): Anu Malik Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyrics More details
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July 12th 2012,7:32 AM

Sapno Ke Des Me Palko Kee Chhanv Me Movie or Album: Dillagi - 1999 Singer(s): Abhijeet Music Director(s): Jatin-Lalit Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hi... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:30 AM

Raho Me Chhayee Itanee Ranginiya Movie or Album: Dillagi - 1999 Singer(s): Udit Narayan, Shankar Mahadevan, Alka Yagnik Music Director(s): Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy Lyr... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:27 AM

Dil Hai Aisa Rahee Movie or Album: Dillagi - 1999 Singer(s): Kumar Sanu Music Director(s): Jatin-Lalit Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyrics More details
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July 12th 2012,7:26 AM

Banku Bhaiya, Banku Bhaiya Kabhi Naa Hare Movie or Album: Bhoothnath Singer(s): Sukhwinder Singh Music Director(s): Vishal-Shekhar Lyricist(s): Javed Akh... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:25 AM

Chalo Jane Do Abb Chhodo Bhi Movie or Album: Bhoothnath Singer(s): Amitabh Bachchan, Juhi Chawla Music Director(s): Vishal-Shekhar Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar More details
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July 12th 2012,7:24 AM

Samay Ka Pahiya Chalata Hai Movie or Album: Bhoothnath Singer(s): Hariharan, Sukhwinder Singh Music Director(s): Vishal-Shekhar Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar ... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:24 AM

Hum Toh Hai Aandhi Movie or Album: Bhoothnath Singer(s): Aparnaa Bhaagwat, Koushtuv Ghosh, Shravan Suresh, Sneha Suresh Music Director(s): Vishal-Shekhar Lyricis... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:23 AM

Shishe Se Banee Ek Ladkee Movie or Album: Dastak (1996) Singer(s): Kumar Sanu Music Director(s): Rajesh Roshan Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyr... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:23 AM

Jadu Bharee Aankho Walee Suno Movie or Album: Dastak (1996) Singer(s): Udit Narayan Music Director(s): Rajesh Roshan Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hin... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:22 AM

Ek Ladkee Jiskee Aankhe Yeh Kehtee Hai Movie or Album: Champion Singer(s): Alka Yagnik, Prashant, Udit Narayan Music Director(s): Anu Malik Lyricist(s): Javed Ak... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:12 AM

Mere Dushman Mere Bhai Mere Humsaye Movie or Album: Border Singer(s): Hariharan Music Director(s): Anu Malik Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyric... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:11 AM

Shaurya Kya Hai Movie or Album: Shaurya Singer(s): Shahrukh Khan Music Director(s): Adnan Sami, Surendra Sodhi Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar, Jaydeep Sarkar... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:10 AM

Magar Dheere Dheere Movie or Album: Shaurya Singer(s): Adnan Sami, Sunidhi Chauhan Music Director(s): Adnan Sami, Surendra Sodhi Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar, Jayde... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:10 AM

Dosti Kya Hai, Kya Hai Movie or Album: Shaurya Singer(s): Abhijeet, Udit Narayan Music Director(s): Adnan Sami, Surendra Sodhi Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar, Jaydeep... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:09 AM

Ghabarake Darr Darr Ke Movie or Album: Shaurya Singer(s): Adnan Sami, Sunidhi Chauhan Music Director(s): Adnan Sami, Surendra Sodhi Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar, Ja... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:09 AM

Pyar Hamko Bhee Hai, Pyar Tumko Bhee Hai Movie or Album: Chalte Chalte (2003) Singer(s): Alka Yagnik, Abhijeet Music Director(s): Jatin-Lalit Lyricist(s): Javed ... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:08 AM

Suno Naa Suno Naa Sunlo Naa Movie or Album: Chalte Chalte (2003) Singer(s): Abhijeet Music Director(s): Aadesh Shrivastava Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar More details
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July 12th 2012,7:07 AM

Tauba Tumhare Yeh Ishare Movie or Album: Chalte Chalte (2003) Singer(s): Alka Yagnik, Abhijeet Music Director(s): Jatin-Lalit Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar More details
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July 12th 2012,7:07 AM

Aisa Champion Kaha Movie or Album: Champion Singer(s): Sunidhi Chauhan, Jaspinder Narula Music Director(s): Anu Malik Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hi... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:06 AM

Rag Banke Pyar Chhaye Movie or Album: Badhayi Ho Badhayi Singer(s): Alka Yagnik, Shaan Music Director(s): Anu Malik Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hind... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:04 AM

Teree Jindagi Me Pyar Hai Toh - I Movie or Album: Badhayi Ho Badhayi Singer(s): Alka Yagnik, KK Music Director(s): Anu Malik Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar More details
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July 12th 2012,7:03 AM

Pyar Pyar Pyar Bate Chalo Pyar Movie or Album: Badhayi Ho Badhayi Singer(s): Alka Yagnik Music Director(s): Anu Malik Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hi... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:03 AM

Thehro Jara Thehro Jara Movie or Album: Badhayi Ho Badhayi Singer(s): Sonu Nigam, Alka Yagnik Music Director(s): Anu Malik Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar More details
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ajay purohit

July 12th 2012,7:02 AM

Dekhata Hai Tu Kya Movie or Album: Krazzy 4 Singer(s): Sunidhi Chauhan, Kirti Sagathia Music Director(s): Rajesh Roshan Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar ... More details
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July 12th 2012,7:01 AM

Jan Gan Mann Movie or Album: Krazzy 4 Singer(s): Ankita Sachdev Music Director(s): Rajesh Roshan Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyrics More details
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July 12th 2012,7:00 AM

Break Free Gotta Get Some Chhutti Movie or Album: Krazzy 4 Singer(s): Vishal Dadlani Music Director(s): Rajesh Roshan Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hi... More details
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July 12th 2012,6:59 AM

Lamha Lamha Jalte Rahe Han Iss Pyar Me Movie or Album: Border Singer(s): Shaan Music Director(s): Anu Malik Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyrics... More details
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July 12th 2012,6:58 AM

Behoshi Tan Man Pe Chane Lagi Movie or Album: Bada Din Singer(s): Hema Sardesai, Kavita Krishnamurthy Music Director(s): Jatin-Lalit Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar More details
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July 12th 2012,6:57 AM

Kehta Hai Yeh Safar Kehti Hai Rehgujar Movie or Album: Bada Din Singer(s): Kumar Sanu Music Director(s): Jatin-Lalit Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hin... More details
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July 12th 2012,6:56 AM

Meree Aankho Me Tum Ho Hindi Song: Meree Aankho Me Tum Ho Movie or Album: Bada Din Singer(s): Alka Yagnik, Udit Narayan Music Director(s): Jatin-Lalit Ly... More details
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ajay purohit

July 12th 2012,6:49 AM

Apne Liye Jiye Toh Kya Jiye Movie or Album: Badal - 1966 Singer(s): Manna Dey Music Director(s): Usha Khanna Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyric... More details
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July 12th 2012,6:49 AM

Haryala Banna Hai Sahera Sajaye Movie or Album: Badhayi Ho Badhayi Singer(s): Udit Narayan Music Director(s): Anu Malik Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar ... More details
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ajay purohit

July 12th 2012,6:48 AM

Dil Vich Vich Chalda Movie or Album: Badhayi Ho Badhayi Singer(s): Anuradha Sriram, Sonu Nigam Music Director(s): Anu Malik Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar More details
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July 12th 2012,6:44 AM

Inn Lamho Ke Daaman Mein Movie or Album: Jodhaa Akbar Singer(s): Madhushree, Sonu Nigam Music Director(s): A R Rahman Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hi... More details
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July 12th 2012,6:44 AM

Kehne Ko Jashn-E-Bahaara Hai Movie or Album: Jodhaa Akbar Singer(s): Javed Ali Music Director(s): A R Rahman Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyric... More details
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ajay purohit

July 12th 2012,6:43 AM

Khwaja Mere Khwaja Dil Mein Sama Ja Movie or Album: Jodhaa Akbar Singer(s): A R Rahman Music Director(s): A R Rahman Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hin... More details
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July 12th 2012,6:42 AM

Mann Mohana... Kaanha Suno Na Movie or Album: Jodhaa Akbar Singer(s): Bela Shende Music Director(s): A R Rahman Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Ly... More details
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ajay purohit

July 12th 2012,6:41 AM

Kahan Jayey Koyi Movie or Album: Arjun Pandit Singer(s): Preeti Uttam Singh, Shankar Mahadevan Music Director(s): Dilip Sen-Sameer Sen Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar More details
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July 12th 2012,6:41 AM

Meri Sanso Me Basa Hai Tera Hee Ek Nam Movie or Album: Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya Singer(s): Udit Narayan Music Director(s): Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan Lyricist(s): Javed Akht... More details
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July 12th 2012,6:40 AM

Uttar Dakshin Purab Pashchim Movie or Album: Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya Singer(s): Alka Yagnik, Udit Narayan Music Director(s): Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan Lyricist(s): Javed A... More details
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July 12th 2012,6:40 AM

Jindgi Jhum Kar Muskurane Ko Hai Movie or Album: Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya Singer(s): Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan Music Director(s): Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan Lyricist(s): Javed A... More details
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July 12th 2012,6:38 AM

Jaane Thi Kaisi Raahon Mein Yeh Jindagi Movie or Album: Strangers Singer(s): Lata Mangeshkar, Vinay Tiwari Music Director(s): Vinay Tiwari Lyricist(s): J... More details
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July 12th 2012,6:37 AM

Khaabon Ki Ik Nili Nadi Mein Movie or Album: Strangers Singer(s): Vinay Tiwari Music Director(s): Vinay Tiwari Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyr... More details
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July 12th 2012,6:36 AM

Main Tera Aks Hoon Movie or Album: Strangers Singer(s): Vinay Tiwari Music Director(s): Vinay Tiwari Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyrics ... More details
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July 12th 2012,6:35 AM

Sulgi Huyi Saansein Meri Movie or Album: Strangers Singer(s): Sunidhi Chauhan Music Director(s): Vinay Tiwari Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyri... More details
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July 12th 2012,6:35 AM

Yaad Aa Gayi Teri Movie or Album: Strangers Singer(s): Romy B Music Director(s): Vinay Tiwari Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyrics ... More details
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July 12th 2012,6:34 AM

Yaad Aaye Woh Din Movie or Album: Strangers Singer(s): Band Nine Music Director(s): Vinay Tiwari Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyrics More details
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July 12th 2012,6:32 AM

Tum Kya Cheez Ho, Hey! What Are You Movie or Album: Abhay Singer(s): Kamal Hassan, Manisha Koirala Music Director(s): Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy Lyricist(s): Javed Akhta... More details
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July 12th 2012,6:11 AM

Kal Tak Mujhko Gaurav Tha Movie or Album: Abhay Singer(s): Kamal Hassan Music Director(s): Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyri... More details
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July 12th 2012,6:08 AM

Jag Soona Soona Laage Movie or Album: Om Shanti Om Singer(s): Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Richa Sharma Music Director(s): Vishal Dadlani, Shekhar Ravjiani Lyricist(s):... More details
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July 12th 2012,6:06 AM

Tara Rara Ru... Baat Zaraasi Hai Movie or Album: Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal Singer(s): Javed Ali Music Director(s): Pritam Chakraborty Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar ... More details
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July 12th 2012,6:05 AM

Ishq Ka Kalma Padhle Movie or Album: Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal Singer(s): Neeraj Sridhar Music Director(s): Pritam Chakraborty Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar ... More details
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July 12th 2012,6:05 AM

Baat Kehne Ko Toh Puraani Hai Movie or Album: Strangers Singer(s): Sonu Nigam, Shreya Ghoshal Music Director(s): Vinay Tiwari Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar More details
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July 12th 2012,6:04 AM

Farishta Nahin Main Movie or Album: Strangers Singer(s): Band Black Music Director(s): Vinay Tiwari Lyricist(s): Javed Akhtar Hindi Lyrics... More details
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July 12th 2012,6:02 AM

Dastaan-E-Om Shanti Om Movie or Album: Om Shanti Om Singer(s): Shaan Music Director(s): Vishal Dadlani, Shekhar Ravjiani Lyricist(s): Vishal Dadlani, Jav... More details
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Awards Won:

Padma Shri,Padma Bhushan