In remembrance of the first anniversary of his passing, here are KK’s top 10 songs
Last year on May 31, KK passed away in Kolkata from a heart attack. We explore his nearly 25-year musical career as we mark the first anniversary of his passing.
First death anniversary of KK
Even though it has been a year, it still takes some time for people to comprehend that singing legend KK passed away on this day in 2022. For his devoted followers, the letters KK have significant meaning. His songs, which always created a different mood, were the soundtrack to our generation’s upbringing. Whether in high school, college, or the workplace, KK and his music have always been a constant.
KK’s Evergreen melodies
People still get homesick and long for their friends when they hear Yaaron Dosti, which he released in 1999. Mera Pehla Pehla Pyaar from MP3 and Kya Mujhe Pyar Hai from the 2006 film Woh Lamhe are timeless love songs by KK. His various songs from numerous Bollywood films continue to be sung and hummed.
In honor of the first anniversary of his passing, here are KK’s top 10 songs:
Legendary singer Krishnakumar Kunnath, also known as KK, mesmerized music lovers for three decades before passing out last year, leaving supporters and admirers inconsolable.
With the release of his first album, “Pal,” in 1999, KK became well-known. His chart-topping songs include “Tadap Tadap” from “Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam” and “Aankhon Mein Teri” from “Om Shanti Om,” both of which starred Shah Rukh Khan. He has produced some memorable hits for the Bollywood industry.
1. Pyaar Ke Pal
The song was a part of KK’s 1999 Sony debut solo studio album, “Pal.” ‘Yaaron,’ a song that Nagesh Kukunoor used in the film Rockford, was also included on the album.
2. Such Kah Raha Hai
In this heart-wrenchingly emotional song from Rehna Hai Tere Dil Mein, KK brings life and soul. His forceful singing melds seamlessly with Harris Jayraj’s musical compositions.
3. Tadap Tadap Ke
The song “Tadap Tadap Ke” by KK, which appears in the film “Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam” and stars Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Ajay Devgn, and Salman Khan, has received rave reviews.
4. Aankhon Mein Teri
In any case, KK sings this Vishal-Shekhar song from Om Shanti Om as if it were his natural voice. His stirring vocals meld perfectly with the acoustic beat, becoming one with the music.
5. Khuda Jaane
This song from Bachna Ae Haseeno is a must-hear for those who think that KK is only at his best in slow or sad songs. With his seductively captivating voice, KK elevates this Vishal-Shekhar composition to new heights. Perhaps the most romantic modern song of this period is this one.
6. Koi Kahe Kehta Rahe
The 2001 film “Dil Chahta Hai,” directed by Farhan Akhtar, featured the song “Koi Kahe Kehta Rahe,” which was written by Shankar Mahadevan and KK.
7. Zindagi Do Pal Ki
Magic and love were both condensed into one song for the 2010 film Kites.
Life in a Metro, a 2007 film, features this song as one of its musical selections. For this song, KK worked with the composer Pritam Chakraborty and the lyricist Amitabh Varma.
9. Tu Aashiqui Hai
In this outstanding Vishal-Shekhar song by Jhankaar Beats, KK shines once more. He exhibits his abilities to the fullest as he correctly handles the cords. The song is what transports the audience to the ecstasy realm.
10. Tu Hi Meri Shab Hai
A genuine song for the film Gangster is produced by KK’s sultry vocals blending with Pritam’s sweet arrangements. This track was beautifully rendered by KK, and it only gets better with repeated listens.
K K has so many incredible songs in his repertoire that it is extremely difficult to pick just 10. With his fantastic music, KK was one of the singers who will always hold a special place in the hearts of his supporters and fans. The only thing KK ever cared about was music; there was never any controversy, conflict, or drama.