Bappi Lahiri: India’s Disco King Bids Adieu to Heaven


Bappi Lahiri, the singer-composer who pioneered disco songs in Indian movies in the 1980s and 1990s, expired on Wednesday at Mumbai’s CritiCare Hospital, after suffering from several health difficulties, according to a doctor who was treating him. He was 69 years old When he waves Goodbye and makes his way towards Paradise.


Dr. Deepak Namjoshi, who was in charge of his recuperation at the hospital, stated that “He had been in the hospital for a month and was released on Monday. However, his condition deteriorated on Tuesday, and his family requested that a doctor come to their home, after which he was sent to the hospital. He was suffering from several medical concerns. He died yesterday night as a result of OSA (obstructive sleep apnea).

The singer’s most recent on-screen appearance was alongside Salman Khan on Bigg Boss 15, when he was presenting his grandchild Swastik’s latest single Baccha Party.

The musician was taken to Mumbai’s Breach Candy Medical Hospital in April of last year after samples were positive for Covid. After a few days, he healed.

Significantly, Lahiri was well-known for his signature gold chains and goggles, which he frequently wore in public.

How did Bappi Lahiri get Famous for his Songs?

Bappi da, as he was affectionately known, he is nationally famous for his popular songs as well as for his obsession with gold. Bappi Lahiri was considered as the Disco King of Hindi songs in the 1980s and 1990s. Moreover he is best known for his compositions for movies/blockbusters such as  Dance Dance, Namak Halaal, and Disco Dancer.

Bappi Lahiri Songs

Here is a list of the Bappi Lahiri best songs of all the time

  1. Mausam Hai Gaane Ka

Suraksha, a movie featuring  Jagdeep, Ranjeeta, Aruna Irani, Jeevan, Iftekhar, and Mithun Chakraborty. It was conceived as a detective thriller.

  1. Yaar Bina Chain Kahan Re 

Another old favorite Music by Lahiri, performed in the movie Saaheb. S Janaki and Lahiri performed on the track.

  1. Yaad Aa Raha Hai

Who can resist the tracks from the film Disco Dancer, starring Mithun Chakraborty? Bappi Da’s track ‘Yaad Aa Raha Hai’ is one of his greatest hits of all time.

  1. Tama Tama Loge

This famous single from the Sanjay Dutt movie Thandedar features the vocals of Anuradha Paudwal and Bappi Lahiri. Frequently, It was also remade for the movie Badrinath Ki Dulahiya, featuring Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan.

  1. I am a Disco Dancer

I am Disco Dancer, Bappi Lahiri’s famous tune became a tremendous success and became connected with Mithun Chakraborty and his singing and dancing approach. However, Vijay Benedict performed the song.

  1. Bombay Se Aaya Mera Dost

Bombay Se Aaya Mera Dost is the title track from the 1977 movie ‘Aap Ki Khatir,’ featuring Vinod Khanna, Rekha, Helen, and Om Shivpuri. Indeed, Bappi Lahiri performed the movie’s soundtrack.

  1. Jimmy, Jimmy, Aaja, Aaja

Lahiri rose to international prominence with his chart-topping soundtrack for Disco Dancer and the tune Jimmy, Jimmy, Aaja, Aaja.

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