Anand-Milind is one of the best duo music composers of all times. The musical compositions created by Anand-Milind show their excellence in musical training and knowledge.
Early life of Anand-Milind
Anand and Milind are the sons of the renowned music director of Indian cinema, Chitragupt Shrivastav. He was well known during the 60`s. The musical training of Anand-Milind was provided by their father. Music, especially the Western classical music, had been their favorite taste since childhood.
It was very easy for them to walk on their father`s footsteps because music was a part of their culture and heritage. Milind showed proficiency in piano; whereas, Anand excelled as a guitarist. During their first steps as music directors, Anand-Milind assisted their father for complete 8 years.
Career of Anand-Milind in the Bollywood film industry
Whenever the name of Anand-Milind is taken, one recalls the pair of Aamir Khan and Juhi Chawla and those evergreen melodious songs of Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak. They debuted in the film industry with the music of Ab Aayega Mazaa in 1984; however, their first box office was Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak of 1988. Each and every song was extremely melodious and helped the new duo, Aamir Khan and Juhi Chawla to become a hit pair.
Songs like `Papa Kehte Hain`, `Akele Hai To Kya Gham Hai`, `Ghazab Ka Hai Din`, and `Aye Mere Humsafar` are still hummed by today`s crowd. Year 1990 saw the release of five of their creations, namely Deewana Mujh Sa Nahin, Tum Mere Ho and Swarg, Dil and Baaghi. The first three movies did not create wonders at the box office; however, the latter two were highly appreciated by the masses.
Songs like `Mujhe Neend Na Aaye`, `Humne Ghar Choda Hai`, `Khambe Jaise Khadi Hai`, and `Oh Priya Priya` from the movie Dil had become the nation`s favorite. In year 1992 Anand-Milind once again hit the jackpot with the music of Beta. The famous song `Dhak Dhak Karne Laga` had stolen the hearts of listeners.
Some of the other popular movies having the music compositions of Anand-Milind are:
- Ek Ladki Ek Ladka
- Raja Babu
- Coolie No. 1
Award won by Anand-Milind
This popular music director duo of India was awarded the Filmfare Award for Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak in the year 1988.
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