Archive for the ‘blast from the past’ Category

Here is another one of my favorite tracks from an old Bollywood movie called Qurbani (1979). The track is called Laila O Laila and is composed by Kalyanji-Anandji. The drums are what makes this track amazing. Check out the crazy drum break around the 2.30 minute mark and Zeenat Aman is pretty easy on the eyes as well. This is the only Bollywood album that I actually have on vinyl and so once I figure out how to scan the record sleeves, I will post an mp3 link for the album along with all the artwork.


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Check out this 7.28 minutes of old school bollywood awesomeness. I remember watching this video when I was a little kid and now watching it again after so many years fills me up with nostalgia. The dance moves, costumes and the familiar Georgio Moroder-esque disco/funk reminds me of everything that was good about Bollywood. If I was to makes a bollywood mix, this would definitely be in there along with other Bappi Lahiri classics.

Bappi Lahiri – Tamma Tamma from the movie Thanedar (1990)

Here is the original track that Bappi Lahiri “samples” forĀ  “Tamma Tamma”. It was recorded by Mory Kante titled Tamma Tamma (Akwaba Beach).

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