[tps_footer]Rahul Dev Burman aka R D Burman would have been 77 years old today. The legendary singer and music composer who is lovingly remembered as Pancham Da still has millions of fans all over the world. Pancham Da has composed music for over 300 films and his melodies are never ending. The highly talented artist is known as the greatest music composers of all times.
R D Burman was known for creating unique tunes. The multi-talented artist introduced the tunes which comprised of pop, disco and cabarets. An idol for all music lovers, even Google created a doodle for this legend. His tunes of Chura Liya, Dum Maaro Dum, Piya Tu and many more are still popular.
Many Bollywood celebs showered wishes and love for Pancham Da.
Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor expressed, “Happy 77th Birthday! And thank you for all!”
Farah Khan said, “And #HappyBirthdayRDBurman the reason I loved movies.. Soooo lucky to hav choregraphed his music in 1942-a love story..”
Singer Arijit Singh shared, “Eccentric Genius, Wonderful Musician #RDBurman All time great Music Directors of Bollywood! Thanks #google for remembering such an occasion!”
Music composer Shekhar Ravjiani tweeted, “Happy Birthday to the most progressive and iconic composer of the music film industry. Our inspiration. Our encyclopaedia. #RDBurman
Actor Ali Fazal expressed, “Aaja piya tohe pyaaaar doon..gori- !! Listening on my ipod, #MumbaiRains #Suzette #rememberingRD #RDBurman.”
Ayushmann Khurrana stated, “I listen to Pancham Da’s songs everyday. Don’t know how differently I can celebrate his bday. #RDBurman.”
Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar shared, “HBD #77thBirthday #PanchamDa .Life would be incomplete without your music.Music Directors like you happen once in a lifetime.#RDBurman.Life.”
Adnan Sami tweeted, “#RDBurman didn’t jst create music..He created a ‘movement’ tht exists 2day..Happy Birthday Pancham da..Ur home ws my 1st address in India.”
Sophie Choudry shared, “Aaj #Boss ka birthday hai! Here’s 7year old funny teeth me with #Panchamda #RDBurman #music… https://instagram.com/p/4bL4YvBwYo/.”
Kunal Kohli said, “Dont mind being in the car stuck in traffic today thanx to all radio stations playing songs of #RDBurman all day long#PunchamJayanti.’
Manisha Koirala tweeted, “Happy Birthday R.D. Burmanji ! http://ow.ly/6KcV301EXEQ #RDBurman #1942LoveStory.”
Amit Trivedi tweeted, “Happy birthday to the boss.your music, even today sounds magical.thank you panchamda for the amazing work you have done..#RDBurman.”