Famous Bollywood actress, Rekha was born in 1954 (October 10). Rekha has worked in more than 180 Bollywood films and her acting career spans over 4 decades. Rekha has performed the roles as diverse as a lady gangster in “Khiladiyon ka Khiladi” to the Classical courtesan in the famous Bollwyood movie “Umrao Jaan” to the deeply in love wife in “Ijaazat”. Rekha has played diverse roles in her career and her fans and the critics rate her very highly for her ability to perform well. She has worked both in mainstream commercial cinema movies as well as in many parallel cinema art movies. No other Indian actress had shown better grip over the fans hearts and the box office alike for 4 decades.
Along with her acting skills, Rekha was also known for her brilliant dance performances on various Bollywood songs. Let’s take a look at the best ten Bollywood songs performed by Rekha.
- Kesi paheli hai ye kesi paheli zindagani (An Item number done for the movie Parineeta)
- Sasuu ji tu ne meri qadar na jani (Biwi ho to Aisi)
- Qatra qatra milti hai, qatra qatra jeeney do (Ijaazat)
- Humein or jeeney ki chahat na hoti, agar tum na hotey (Agar Tum na hotey)
- Maar gaee mujhe teri judaii (Judaii)
- In Ankhon ki masti k mastaaney hazaron hein (Umrao Jaan)
- Rang Barsey (Silsila)
- Pardesia (Mr. Natwarlal)
- Dil cheez kya hai ap meri jan lijiye (Umrao Jaan)
- Salam e Ishq meri jan zra qabool kr lo (Muqadar ka Sikander)