Mumbai: Neele Neele Ambar Pe, Dil Kya Kare, Mere Samnewali Khidki Mein, Kehdoon Tumhe you’ve heard these evergreen songs of the legendary Kishore Kumar umpteen number of times on Radio Mirchi’s popular retro show, Purani Jeans. Now you can get these songs and other great tracks of Indian cinema’s most prolific and versatile singer on a CD titled Radio Mirchi presents Purani Jeans Kishore Collection.
This summer, Radio Mirchi and Universal Music present a compilation of 28 of the greatest songs of the late Kishore Kumar. The double CD set contains Kishore Da’s most famous numbers that are certain to bring out the yodeller in you even today.
Radio Mirchi’s popular retro show, Purani Jeans has an enviable and devout following amongst music lovers across the nation. The show which broadcasts between 9pm and midnight can be credited with reviving the retro music culture amongst avid radio listeners. It was but natural for Purani Jeans to join hands with Universal Music to produce this compilation. The gems on the CD have been handpicked by popular Radio Mirchi RJs and is meant for all the millions of Purani Jeans and Kishore Kumar fans.
As part of the promotion of the CD, it will be Kishore all the way in May as Kishore Kumar evenings will be hosted in popular malls across Mumbai, Delhi, Pune, Baroda and Ahmedabad where shoppers will be invited for karaoke sessions to sing and yodel away his songs! There will also be contests and plenty of prizes to be won, including the much talked about double CD set of Purani jeans âÃ¢â€šÂ¬“ Kishore collection!
Purani Jeans fans will get to hear the tracks of the CD in a Kishore special show this week on Mirchi. In Mumbai, tune into Radio Mirchi’s Purani Jeans with Anmol on Friday, 30th April between 9pm and midnight to hear the Kishore Da special.
The CD is available nationally at all Planet M, Music World and Rhythm House stores.