Bollywood songs have always been known to inspire relationships. While there are many songs that celebrate relationships such as mother & son, brother & sister, husband & wife and father & son, the biggest selling point in Bollywood movies has been friendship.
There are many movies that celebrate friendship and the close bond that friends share. Friendship is an important relationship and friends are the people that help you when you’re down and are always there to celebrate with you. True friends don’t judge you; they always stand by you and support you. Here are the top 10 songs about friendship that can strengthen the bond between two friends.
10. Jaane Kyun
This is a peppy friendship song that is loved by people all over India. It has amazing lyrics that convey strong messages on the value of friendship. It doesn’t matter how tough situations get, when you have the right kind of friends to support you, things eventually get better and this is what the song is all about.
This has to be one of the most popular friendship songs ever. The lyrics of this song describe friendship perfectly. It is a soul touching number sung beautifully by KK. The music composition of Shankar Ehsaan Loy definitely touches the heart. This is what many people describe as a friendship anthem.
8. Jaane nahi denge tujhe
Movie: 3 Idiots
When the times are tough, it’s an always true friend that will stand by you and that’s exactly what this song is all about. The song was sung by Sonu Nigam and it is a very emotional song that proves how the ones that care will always stand by you no matter what happens.
7. Dil Chahta Hai – Title Track
Movie: Dil Chahta Hai
Dil Chahta Hai by Farhan Akhtar is considered the most epic friendship movies of all time. This movie showcases emotions perfectly of what close friends go through. The movie stars Aamir Khan, Saif Ali Khan and Akshaye Khanna in lead roles and the three of them surely depicted what friendship is all about. The title track of Dil Chahta Hai was an instant hit among the youngsters of the country. This is a soothing track that everyone can connect with. The escapades of the three friends during this song are exactly what friendship is all about.
6. Salamat Rahe Dostana Hamara
Movie: Dostana (1981)
If you have that one friend who has been with you for a long time, this song will touch your heart. It is an amazing song that has deep meaning. The song was written by Anand Bakshi and Mohammad Rafi and Kishore Kumar lent their voice to it. Although this is an old song, it is still one of the most popular friendship songs that bring you closer to your friend and makes you want to wish the best for your relationship and that it lasts forever.
5. Yaari Hai Imman Mera
This song is from the famous movie ‘Zanjeer’. This is the movie after which Amitabh Bachchan got his title ‘Angry Young Man’. His friendship with Pran in the movie stands out as the highlight of the movie. The song Yaari Hai Imaan Mera sung by Manna Dey depicts their friendship perfectly. The song speaks about love and sacrifice and is exactly what friendship is all about.
4. Diye Jalte Hai
Movie: Namak Haraam
This song makes you want to cherish your friendship with the ones that have always been there for you. It reminds you how tough it is to find true friends and how important they are in your life. This song has been a popular song for a long time. It was composed by R.D Burman and sung by Kishore Kumar.
3. Tere Jaisa Yaar Kahan
Everyone remembers this movie because of the bulb laden suit that he wears while performing on stage. The song Tere Jaisa Yaar Kahan was sung while Amitabh Bachchan searches for his lost friend and heaps loads of praises on him. The friendship between Amitabh Bachchan and Amjad Khan depicts a strong bond and the lyrics of this song bring out the emotion.
2. Are Yaaron Mere Pyaron
Movie: Jo Jeeta Wahi Sikandar
This is one of the most popular songs that is from the super hit movie ‘Jo Jeeta Wahi Sikandar’ which encourages friends to not lose hope no matter how bad situations get. It reminds you that there’s always the small ray of hope which will bring a better tomorrow. This is a lovely friendship song which is light hearted, fun and comes with a strong message. It is one of the most popular friendship songs that you will enjoy listening to.
1. Yeh Dosti
Sholay is till date considered one of the best movies about friendship till date. The strong bond between Dharmendra and Amitabh Bachchan is unmatched till date. The movie had many great songs and the song Yeh Dosti is one of the best friendship songs in Bollywood till date. The lyrics depict a strong bond and love between the friends who would do anything for each other’s happiness. This song also covers the gist of the movie very well.