Lyricist SAMEER, who completes 25th year of his career as song writer this year, has bagged his 500th film ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Å“ Sanjay Leela BhansaliÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s SAAWARIYA. So far Sameer has written 5000 songs, including private albums.
Sameer has written 90% songs for leading music directors Nadeem-Shravan, Anand-Milind and Himesh Reshammiya. (The famous ghost-invoking song Jhalak DiklajaÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â¦ was written by him).
He has worked with almost all the leading filmmakers. They include B.R.Chopra, Yash Chopra, Subhash Ghai, Sanjay Leela Bhansli, Aditya Chopra, Karan Johar, David Dhawan, Abbas-Mustan, Sunil Dharshan, Dharmesh Darshan, Raj Kanwar, Madhur Bhandarkar, Inder Kumar, Satish Kaushik, Kamal Haasan, Nikhil Advani and J.P.Dutta, to name a few. Perhaps he is one of the few successful writer son of a successful writer ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Å“ the late Anjaan.