Bollywood simply loves heavenly beaches with azure blue waters and golden, white sands. You must have seen plenty of Bollywood songs shot on some of the most scenic beaches around the world. Whether it be romancing by the beaches, dancing to the tunes of peppy numbers in sync with the rhythm of the waves or engaging in any other beach activity, Bollywood songs are full of beach scenes.
In today’s blog, let’s discuss some of Bollywood’s most favourite beaches.
Chapora Beach, Goa (Samundar Mein Naha Ke) 1983
Music: R.D Burman
Lyrics: Gulshan Bawra
Singer: R.D BurmanRemember the song, “Samundar Mein Naha Ke Bhi” from the 1983 film “Pukar”, featuring Amitabh Bachchan and Zeenat Aman in the lead roles? This legendary song was shot at the Chapora beach in Goa. The bluish, green waters, the historic Chapora fort, the peaceful and gorgeously beautiful sceneries around the beach and the fort make Chapora beach a highly sought after destination for Bollywood filmmakers.
Krabi Island, Thailand (Kaho Na Pyaar Hai) 2000
Music: Rajesh Roshan
Lyrics: Ibrahim Ashq, Sawan Kumar Tak & Vijay Akela
Singers: Udit Narayan & Alka Yagnik
Are you a 90’s kid? If so, then you must have heard the cult track “Kaho Na Pyaar Hai” from the movie of the same name, starring Hrithik Roshan and Ameesha Patel in lead roles. This all-time favourite song composed by Rajesh Roshan and sung by Udit Narayan, Alka Yagnik was shot at Thailand’s Krabi Island, now a very popular and affordable tourist destination, known for its gorgeous natural beauty.
Sarakiniko Beach, Milos Island, Greece (Chaliya, Chaliya) 2008
Music: Vishal- Shekhar
Lyrics: Anvita Dutt Guptan
Singers: Sunidhi Chauhan & Piyush Mishra
The famous song, “Chaliya Chaliya” from “Tashan” sung by Sunidhi Chauhan, became a huge hit in 2008. Sunidhi does a great job in this song. Initially, the track might not sound that good, but slowly the song becomes quite catchy and peppy. It was shot at the breathtaking Sarakiniko Beach, one of Greece’s most popular beaches. Sarakiniko has gained more popularity in recent times for its pearl white sand, serenity and magnificent views.
Miami Beach, U.S.A (Shut Up and Bounce) 2008
Music: Shekhar Ravjiani, Vishal Dadlani
Lyrics: Anvita Dutt Guptan
Singers: Sunidhi Chauhan, Vishal Dadlani
Miami city and its beaches are world famous. The song “Shut Up And Bounce” starring the gorgeous diva Shilpa Shetty and the glamorous actors Abhishek Bachchan and John Abraham was shot at Miami Beach. Don’t forget to visit the astounding Botanical Garden, the Jewish Museum of Florida and the Venetian Islands when you are in Miami.
Iceland (Gerua) 2015
Music: Pritam Chakraborty
Lyrics: Amitabh Bhattacharya
Singers: Arijit Singh, Antara Mitra
One of Bollywood’s most sought-after jodi, Shahrukh Khan and Kajol Devgan reunited after many years on the sets of the Dilwale movie and the “Gerua” song of theirs composed by Pritam Chakraborty and sung by Arijit Singh rocked the music charts. Gerua was shot in Iceland, but did you know that Iceland is engulfed by an endless number of natural wonders like glaciers, lava fields, black sand beaches and snowy mountains? It is a dream come true holiday destination and a hot favourite of Bollywood film directors.
Well, haven’t you already chosen your favourite beach amongst the ones mentioned above? By this time, you must be planning your next Bollywood style vacation to your favourite beach, isn’t it? To listen to the above-mentioned songs visit https://gaanap.com/bollywood-songs-radio, to read the blogs and reviews click on Blog/Review. To play your favourite Bollywood Musical games visit https://gaanap.com/play-musical-games.