Father’s Day Jukebox: From ‘Papa kehte hai’ to ‘Hanikarak Bapu’, 7 Bollywood songs on dads

Father’s Day is already here and we are all set to celebrate the day with some amazing gifts, meals and plenty of memories he will cherish for a lifetime. We all must agree to the fact that no celebration is complete without music. And thanks to Bollywood there are plenty of Bollywood numbers that beautifully portrays ‘dads’. On the occasion of Father’s Day, here’s a list of Bollywood songs on dads.

Papa Kehte Hain, Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak

This song has to be on top of the list. ‘Papa Kehte Hain’ from the movie ‘Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak’ features Aamir Khan and is sung by Udit Narayan. It has already been over two decades but it still remains fresh and everyone’s favourite. The song won Udit Narayan the award for ‘Best male playback singer’ award in 1998.

‘I Love You Daddy’, Akele Hum Akele Tum

Sung by father-son duo Udit Narayan and Aditya Narayan, ‘I Love You Daddy’ is another song on dad that features Aamir Khan. The song has been beautifully filmed on Aamir and his onscreen son exchanging words.

Papa ki pari hoon main, Main Prem Ki Diwani Hoon

Kareena Kapoor Khan sang the song for his onscreen father Pankaj Kapur in Kareena and Hrithik Roshan starrer ‘Main Prem Ki Deewani’. The movie also features Abhishek Bachchan.

Daddy Cool, Chaahat

The song is picturised on Anupam Kher and his on-screen son Shah Rukh Khan. In the song, the father wants his son to marry while his son is not interested to do so.

Phool Ye Kaha Se Aya Hai, Kaash

The movie ‘Kaash’ revolves around the lives of father (portrayed by Jackie Shroff) and son. Shroff learns that his son suffers from cancer and then he begins his efforts to fulfill his last wishes.

Papa Toh Band Bajaye, Housefull 2

song ‘Papa Toh Band Bajaye’ is sung by Neeraj Sridhar and composed by Sajid-Wajid. The hippy song has some crazy moves and is something that pumps up the party mood.

Hanikarak Bapu, Dangal

Yes, another Aamir Khan song in the playlist. The song is sung by Sarwar Khan and Sarfarz Khan Bawa and is composed by Pritam Chakraborty. The song redefines a perfect father with strict attitude and hence the words ‘sehat ke liye haaniarak’.

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