Top 10 Songs of Lata Mangeshkar as she turns 84!

Fondly referred to as the ‘Nightingale’, the National award-winning singer is held in high regard by fans, critics and industry insiders alike. During her highly illustrious career, which spans over as many as seven decades, she has bagged almost every major award and worked with the who’s who of the film fraternity. Today, as Lata celebrates her birthday, we take a quick look at ten of her superhit songs:

* Ajeeb Daastan Hain Yeh (Dil Apna Aur Preet Paraya, 1960)

* Mohe Panghat Pe (Mughl-e-Azam, 1960)

* Choti si Umar Mein (Bairaag, 1976)

* Sheesha ho ya dil ho (Aasha, 1980)

* Maar Diya Jaye ya Chod Diya Jaye (Mera gaon mera desh, 1971)

* Yeh Kahan Aa Gaye Hum (Silsila, 1981)

* Tere Bina Zindagi Se Koi (Aandhi, 1975)

* Yeh Samaa, Samaa hain ye pyaar ka (Jab Jab Phool Khile, 1965)

* Allah tero naam (Hum Dono, 1961)

* Ae Mere Watan Ke Logon (Reportedly, Mangeshkar first sang this at a Republic Day Function in 1963)