Music Director Prabodh Chandra Dey (Manna Dey)

Manna Dey, born Prabodh Chandra Dey on May 1, 1919, was a celebrated Indian music director and singer known for his contributions to Indian music, particularly in Hindi cinema. Dey’s ability to mix classical music with filmi pop was groundbreaking, making significant contributions during the golden era of Hindi cinema. Among the thousands of songs Manna Dey performed, some that stand out include “Aye Mere Pyare Watan” from the movie Kabuliwala and “Zindagi Kaisi Hai Paheli” from Anand. Another notable track, “Laga Chunari Mein Daag” from Dil Hi To Hai, highlights his classical prowess. Dey was honored with the Padma Shri in 1971 and the Padma Bhushan in 2005, acknowledging his vast contributions to Indian music.

Here, we’ve listed all songs directed by Manna Dey, along with their lyrics and music videos. Check out the list of Manna Dey Songs Lyrics below.

Prabodh Chandra Dey (Manna Dey) Songs Lyrics List