Old Hindi Songs

Guitar Chords: Chand Mera Dil, Hum Kisise Kum Naheen [1977]

The song Chand Mera Dil is a beautiful melody from the movie Hum Kisise Kum Naheen. That movie had so many good songs that this one gets eclipsed by the charm of the others. So good was R D Burman with this film. But if you love to play acoustic guitar, then you got to play this song with its simple basic open chords. The song is in the key of Am. The chords used in this song are: In the Antra part the song switches to the scale of F for 2 lines and uses these chords: Then it switches back to Am via G scale. This brilliant insight was noticed by Jayswami. At first I was not sure…
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Old Hindi Songs

Guitar Chords: Kya Hua Tera Wada, Hum Kisise Kum Naheen [1977]

This song Kya Hua Tera Wada from the movie Hum Kisise Kum Naheen got Mohammed Rafi a national award. This movie had quite a few songs that turned out to be super hits. Playing this song on guitar is a treat you cannot miss. In the key of F, the chords are also simple with only few barre chords. Let's start by checking out the chords: The strumming pattern below will work for the whole song. Mute the UP strokes using left hand. But remember there are lots of stop & start so listen and play accordingly: | 1&2& | 3&4& | | DU-U | --D- | Finally, the song: Kya Hua Tera Wada (INTRO) (Dm) / (Am) / (Bb)…
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Old Hindi Songs

Guitar Chords/Tabs: Chura Liya Hai Tumne, Yaadon Ki Baarat [1973]

This is the first song posted under the 'Old Hindi Songs' category. Since I am born in the 80's, I have defined 'Old Songs' as any song of pre-1990 era. Hope that is fine :) 'Chura Liya Hai Tumne Jo Dil Ko' is one of the most popular songs of the 70's which kids of today will also be aware of. The singer, Bhupinder, also played the guitar in this song. Don't make the mistake of assuming the guitar won't be that great because it's an old song. The guitar and strumming is exceptional and if you are learning to play the guitar, you cannot afford to ignore some of the classic old songs of Bollywood. The chords used in…
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