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Katrina Kaif’s ‘Kala Chashma’ Video Is Out! 7 Song Remakes That Were A Blast From The Past

Turns out we can’t get over old music! Music lovers all over India have always been passionate about chartbusters. This week, the movie Baar Baar Dekho released a music video of its song ‘Kala Chashma’.
Here we watch Katrina Kaif and Sidharth Malhotra move and groove to this party anthem! Originally sung by Uk-based Punjabi artist Amar Arshi, this version is a remake by Badshah and Neha Kakkar.

In recent years, we’ve been exposed to many movies with remakes of old Indian party anthems. Although some may say that these songs lack originality, they give us a feeling of nostalgia but keep it modern with fresher beats. Here’s a playlist that is sure to make you dance!

7 song remakes that were a blast from the past:

  1. Kala Chasma
    Katrina Kaif keeps it cool and catchy with her shades on and a sexy dance! The song contains the chorus from the original song sung by Amar Arshi. The video also has Sidharth Malhotra, whom nobody’s looking at because Katrina is sizzling!
     
  2. Disco Deewane
    This party starter had a remake in the movie Student Of The Year in 2012. Originally sung by Nazia Hassan in 1981, it became so popular that it was the best-selling Asian pop record ever.
    This indie pop song has some cool dance moves to go along with it as well!
     
  3. Bachna Ae Haseeno
    With Rishi Kapoor dancing to this song in 1977 followed by Ranbir Kapoor in 2008, ladies have been watching out for these players since decades! Sung by the evergreen Kishore Kumar, this song is accompanied by his son Sumit Kumar and Vishal Dadlani.
  4. High Heels Te Nache
    The original song ‘High Heels’ by Honey Singh was remade for the movie Ki & Ka in 2016. The rap part by Honey Singh is maintained, but has additional parts sung by Jaz Dhami. All the ladies wearing high heels, get on the dancefloor!
     
  5. Khaike Paan Banaraswala
    Don has been a classic Bollywood thriller movie for decades. The remake of the movie was a hit as well. Khaike Paan Banaraswala is a song that must be played during Holi, original or remake.
    Sung by Udit Narayan, the remake is just as dance-inducing and lively as the original.
     
  6. Dheere Dheere Se
    Hrithik Roshan and Sonam Kapoor paired to make a romantic video to go along with Honey Singh’s remake of Dheere Dheere Se. The song was originally sung by Kumar Sanu and Anuradha Paudwal. Which one tugs your heart more, the smooth remake or the timeless original?
     
  7. Dum Maro Dum
    This hippie classic was originally sung by the glamorous Usha Uthup in 1971. It was such a hit that it established a cult status in India. The remake was made in the movie Dum Maro Dum released in 2011. Deepika Padukone danced to the sexy remake which was loved by some and disliked by others.
     

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