Mohammed Rafi was the one people believe was gifted a voice by gods. He is considered to be one of the most influential and greatest singers in the country. His songs had a range of shades to it from peppy numbers to romantic and sad songs as well as patriotic, bhajans, qawwali and others. You name one and he has already sung the song. He even had some funny songs as well as a few songs dedicated to street vendors. They are to date sung by street vendors be it, balloon sellers, Channa sellers everyone sings his songs.
Many singers were influenced by Mohammed Rafi’s style of singing and one of them was Sonu Nigam, who also imitated his voice. Sonu Nigam is one of the highest-paid Indian singers and he is also called Modern Rafi. At the age of 4, he started singing and had his first song alongside his father was also Mohammed Rafi’s song.
Here are a few of Sonu Nigam singing some of the most loved songs that have been sung by Mohammed Rafi
Kya Hua Tera Wada,
Pathar Ke Sanam,
Dil Ke Jharokhe Mein,
Tum Jo Mil Gaye,
Aane Se Uske Aaye Bahar,