Thanks to Moorthy ji for writing this interesting case of same tune being in three films of different languages.
Dear Brothers & Sisters !
Adabse aadhaaB Rafisaab !
THREE FILMS , ONE TUNE
Presenting three film songs , one tune.
Ustadon Ke Ustad was made in Hindi in 1963,
Songs composed by Ravi saab.
Its remake in Tamil as Vallavanukku Vallavan in 1965 Songs composed by Vedha.,
Its remake in Telugu as Monagallaku Monagadu in 1966
Songs composed by Vedha.,
Sau Bar Janam Lenge , Ustaadon Ke Ustad
-Singer RAFISAAB, Composer Ravi
Or Aayiram Parvayile , Vallavanukku Vallavan
– TMS , Composer Vedha
Nenunnadi Song – Monagallaku Managed
– PB SRINIVAS, , Composer Vedha
Rafisaab, was a paragon of humility & Kindness.
Film Ustadon ke ustad was made in 1963 by Modern Movies, directed by Brij, Composed by RAVI.
Song “Sau baar janam lenge” ,Qawali “Milte Hi Nazar Tum Se” and other songs were hit.
The film was remade in :
Tamil as Vallavanukku vallavan in 1965
Telugu as Monagallaku Monagadu in 1966
Composer VEDA requested RAFISAAB to sing in Tamil.
RAFISAAB humbly told him, there is a Tamil Rafi TMS (T M Soundarajan) please ask him, if he doesn’t sing, I will try to sing as I’m New to tamil.
RAFI SAAB never snatched songs.
This was his greatness.
Musically Pheeko Moorthy.