Geeta Dutt – the tragedy queen

Geeta Dutt

Geeta Dutt, a noticeable Indian artist was born on 23rd November 1930. She discovered specific unmistakable quality as a playback artist in Hindi silver screen. She likewise sang numerous Bengali film songs. Geeta dutt was born in a rich family in a town named Idilpur, in Bangladesh. In 1942, her parents moved in Bombay.

In 1946, she got the main break with a chance to sing in the film Bhakta Prahlad. In 1947 she sang the tune “Mera sundar sapna beet gaya” for the motion picture Do Bhai. Which turned into a super hit melody and Geeta Ghosh Roy Chowdhuri abruptly got to be distinctly celebrated.

The uncanny capacity of Geeta Dutt that made her race past her counterparts was her novel flexibility to sing any sort of tune with the bona fide tone, feeling, energy and feeling as requested by the arrangement and the circumstance it was being picturised in.

With music executives Hemant Kumar and Nachiketa Ghosh, Geeta Dutt thought of tunes that were hauntingly resonant, young and inspiring. In 1958, S.D. Burman had created friction with Lata Mangeshkar as a playback artist and he endeavored to work with Geeta as the principle artist of his sytheses. Geeta Dutt’s one of the best versions in the unfortunate “Waqt ne kiya kya haseen sitam” created by S. D. Burman where she spilled out her torment, anguish and tenderness in each word. Nonetheless, the movies calamity of Kaagaz Ke Phool left her broke.

In 1964, Guru Dutt died from a mix of liquor and an overdose of resting pills. Geeta then endured a genuine mental meltdown and kept running into budgetary issues. She attempted to resume her singing profession yet tumble to do it. Geeta died of cirrhosis of the liver on 20 July 1972 in Mumbai.

List of Geeta Dutt Hit Songs

  1. Mera Sundar Sapna Beet Gaya
  2. Tadbir Se Bigdi Hui Taqdeer
  3. Aan Milo Aan Milo
  4. Jane kya tune kahi
  5. Hum Aap Ke Aankhon Main
  6. Waqt Ne Kiya Kya Haseen Sitam
  7. Babuji Dhire Chalna
  8. Thandi Hawa Kali Ghata
  9. Mera Naam Chin Chin Chu
  10. Na Jaao Saiyaan Chhuda Ke Baiyaan
  11. Piya Aiso Jiya Mein Samaye Gayo
  12. Aye Dil Mujhe Bata De