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My Meeting With Muhammad Rafi

Friday, August 17th, 2001

By Mr. Zahir Amhed (pesystem@earthlink.net)

I was perhaps 10 years old when I first heard Rafi’s voice…..it was a song from the film JUGNU [1948] ……YAHAN BADLA WAFA KA……. This was a duet with Noor Jehan. It was a famous song at that time. Next I heard him in ANMOL GHADI … TERA KHILONA TOOTA…. I began to hum his songs and also sing them. His voice was a magic voice full of emotions and feelings. In this song, Rafi exactly depicted the feelings of the poor boy whose toy broke when his playmate girl was leaving for Bombay. (more…)

Mohammed Rafi: Everyone’s Voice

Friday, August 3rd, 2001

This article is written by Rajiv Vijayakar for screen india (http://www.screenindia.com/20010803/mcover1.html)

Mohammed Rafi’s most extraordinary quality was the almost miraculous way in which his voice seemed to fit every actor who expressed diverse emotions through his songs. (more…)



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