Bappi Lahiri Quotes

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I love Punjabi Folk.

I love Punjabi Folk.
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I am extremely lucky I have done so many songs with Lata Mangeshkar.
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The first film I gave music for was a Bengali film called ‘Dadu.’
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I feel very lucky that I got to work with Lata Mangeshkar, Asha didi and many more in the 1980s.
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Music is truly universal and has no boundaries.
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My favourite composers are Vishal Shekhar, AR Rahman, Shankar Ehsaan-Loy.
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If I can do anything to help Bollywood by being in politics, I think it’s worth my while.
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Jeetendra and I had 14 silver jubilee films.
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I have done 33 films in one year, for which I hold a Guinness Book World record. Plus I’ve done songs for all languages from Hindi to Malayalam, Punjabi to Telugu, and Kannada to Oriya.
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It’s in God’s hands when we come on this earth and when we leave.
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My image is that of the King of Gold.
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The period between 1980 and 1995 was my era.
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All these years, I have never forgotten what my parents have given me, and that is why I take special pride in composing music based on ragas and used folk music in films like ‘Apne Paraye.’
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Our poor kids are very talented.
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You can’t compare Lata Mangeshkar with anyone.
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From Amitabh Bachchan to Ranveer Singh, I have sung for different generations of actors.
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I was the first Indian music composer to win the China Gold Award for ‘Jimmy Jimmy’ from ‘Disco Dancer.’ Adam Sandler repeated the song in his film ‘Zohan.’ ‘Disco Dancer’ is historical, as are ‘Sharaabi’ and ‘Namak Halal.’
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My style of songs will never get old because the music is very catchy.
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People laugh at me, and that’s fine. I laugh at myself, too.
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I respect and believe in all religions.
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I like ‘Intaha ho gayi ithazar ki’ from ‘Sharaabi’ and ‘Chalte Chalte.’ I like them because they are immortal.
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Bappi Lahiri has a voice that alone is loud and musical enough to sway people.
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I have always got gold from my family.
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I’m the original bling man of India!
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People love me.
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I’m the only composer who has scored for two-three generation of actors. Be it for Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan or Dharmendra, Sunny Deol or Sunil Dutt, Sanjay Dutt – I have done it all.
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I am a disco king.
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Abroad in Hollywood, I am called Bling Bling Bappi.
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Congress is a culture and I would love to be part of it.
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Original music is always appreciated.
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Reality shows like ‘SaReGaMaPa’ are a huge platform for young talent. Thanks to television, they have more exposure than we could even imagine.
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Throughout my career I’ve never worried about who will be singing my song on the screen.
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Gold is lucky for me.
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Sonia Gandhi is great. She is adorable.
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Gujarati is a very sweet language and I have always used elements from Gujarati songs in my music.
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Remixed songs in a way are helping the legendary songs revive their charm and reach out to the newer generations.
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Most of my jewellery is designed in South India. I pick out unique pieces in silver and then remake them in gold. None of my pieces are gifts; I make all my jewellery.
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I told my father that I was not interested in studies. I was more interested in tabla, piano and other instruments. My father told me to complete school and then I could do music full-time.
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In Hollywood, famous singer Elvis Presley used to wear gold chains. I was a huge follower of Presley. I used to think, if I become successful someday, then I will build a different image of mine. By the grace of God, I could do it with gold.
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No human being, or party can defeat me.
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Everyone abroad knows me because of the songs ‘Jimmy Jimmy Aaja Aaja’ and ‘I Am A Disco Dancer,’ both from ‘Disco Dancer.’
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Lata Mangeshkar is an old friend. I knew her through my father Aparesh Lahiri who was a music director in Calcutta.
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I was about 19 when I began working for Hindi films.
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Way back before 1980, prior to ‘Disco Dancer’ breaking into the collective consciousness of filmgoers, I had come to Chennai to compose for a film called ‘Suraksha.’
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I have got gold secure all the time so income tax people will not be able to take the gold from my neck!
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If I become an MP I’ll work for both Bollywood and Tollywood, specially for the old and out of work technicians. This is not an idle promise, Bappi Lahiri will keep his word.
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I visit Pune quite regularly; I simply love the city.
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For me politics is an opportunity to serve the country.
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My favourites are Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhosle, Kishore Kumar and Mohammed Rafi. They are the four legends. I have worked with them in hundreds of songs.
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I still remember how we, all in the family, used to sit in front of the radio to listen to Ameen Sayani’s programme of top 10 songs ‘Binaka Geetmala’ in which I was constantly ranked number one for many weeks.
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There is a lot of talent in our slums.
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If you come to my house in Kolkata, it is full of gold and platinum discs.
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I am an extremely religious and spiritual person.
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Since his childhood, Bappa has observed me singing and practicing and is well aware of all sorts of recording and singing arrangements. I have a studio at my home, so whenever he needs my help I make sure I stand by him. I often sing for the tunes that he composes.
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I owe 40 per cent of my success to films from the south like ‘Himmatwala,’ ‘Toofan,’ ‘Mawaali,’ ‘Maqsad,’ Tamil and Telegu films such as ‘Big Boss,’ ‘Apurva Shar,’ ‘Gangleader,’ etc. I salute the south for contributing immensely to my success.
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My music is always good.
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I want Bappa to be amongst the best music composers. My father was a great singer and I also did quite well and now my son would take forward the legacy, as music is in our blood.
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There is only one Kishore Kumar, he was exceptional. No one can ever be like him.
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I have been a tabla player since the age of four.
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This new age metal Luminex Uno- made up of gold, platinum and silver is excellent.
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I am the godfather of disco.
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I miss the 1980s era.
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I don’t have words for her. I only know there will be not another Lata Mangeshkar.
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These gold chains and pendants I’ve been collecting from 1975. None of them are new and mostlyHare Krishna Hare Rama, Ganpati, Satyanarayan, Hanuman – all god-related pendants.
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I don’t wear any jewellery or gold at home.
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My first was a Hare Rama Hare Krishna pendant bought in 1976. The other pendants I wear are Balaji from Tirupati, a pendant of my guruji Shri Krishna and Lord Ganpati.
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I watched so many matches of Jarnail Singh, P.K. Banerjee, Chuni Goswami and Peter Thangaraj.
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My father, Aparesh Lahiri, was a musician too, and at a very young age, I was geared up for a career in music.
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Ever since my childhood days in Kolkata, where I was born, I had seen my father interacting with Congressmen.
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I’m Indian and proudly so.
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I was about 17 when I began my career.
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People often complain that celebrities after joining politics are not seen once the polls are over. But I am not like them. I would work for development.
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