Birthday Special: These Songs by Bappi Da Define Desi Pop 
Happy birthday Bappi Da. (This photo has been edited by <b>The Quint</b>)
Happy birthday Bappi Da. (This photo has been edited by The Quint)

Birthday Special: These Songs by Bappi Da Define Desi Pop 

When we talk disco in India, we mean Bappi Da. Period.

Bappi Lahiri, the man who redefined Indian film music with his use of synthesised disco tracks, whose songs are evergreen and can instantly make you get up and groove, the man who became a phenomenon in the 80s turns a year older today.

Wish you a very happy birthday Bappi Da!

So, here’s a list of some of the most iconic numbers by Bappi Da that’ll surely rock your souls, erm, we meant soles.

1. Ooh La La

2. Yaar Bina Chain Kahan Re

3. Yaad Aa Raha Hai Tera Pyar

4. Tamma Tamma Loge

5. Jawani Janeman

(This piece was first published on 27 November 2016.)