Rank Thumb Song Heading Singer Composer Lyricist Actor Film (Year) Category
1
4.51 - 404 votes
Rajesh Khanna, Hema MaliniPhilosophical Songs, Filmfare Awards Winner
2
4.16 - 205 votes
Rajesh Khanna, Asha ParekhRomantic Songs
Video Playlist - songs on this page from YouTube
Rank Thumb Song Heading Singer Composer Lyricist Actor Film (Year) Category
3
4.51 - 369 votes
Rajesh Khanna, Asha ParekhFilmfare Awards Nominee, Sad Songs
4
4.12 - 95 votes
Parikshit Sahni, Om Prakash, Hema MaliniReligious Songs
5
4.12 - 77 votes
Dharmendra, Hema Malini, Lalita Pawar, PranRomantic Songs
6
3.70 - 144 votes
Rajesh Khanna, TanujaChed Chad Songs
7
4.55 - 1001 votes
Rajesh KhannaPhilosophical Songs
8
4.00 - 102 votes
Alankar Joshi, Shammi Kapoor, Hema MaliniHappy Songs, Songs for Kids
9
4.38 - 87 votes
Leena ChandavarkarRomantic Songs
10
4.04 - 51 votes
Saira Banu, Manoj KumarParody Songs, Funny Songs
11
4.39 - 101 votes
Jeetendra, Asha Parekh, Aruna Irani, HelenRock Songs, Filmfare Awards Nominee, Filmfare Awards Winner
12
4.19 - 70 votes
Sharmila Tagore, Nirupa Roy
13
4.33 - 36 votes
Leena ChandavarkarHappy Songs
14
4.03 - 79 votes
Rajendra Kumar, SadhanaRomantic Songs, Ched Chad Songs
15
3.85 - 54 votes
Mala Sinha, Rajesh KhannaRomantic Songs
16
4.47 - 148 votes
Dev Anand, MumtazRomantic Songs
17
4.43 - 949 votes
Amitabh Bachchan, Rajesh Khanna, Sumita SanyalRomantic Songs, Happy Songs
18
4.43 - 92 votes
Dev Anand, Hema MaliniRomantic Songs, Roothna Manaana
19
4.47 - 2050 votes
Rajesh KhannaRomantic Songs, Roothna Manaana
20
4.34 - 131 votes
Radha Saluja, MehmoodLori Songs
21
4.45 - 137 votes
Shashi Kapoor, RakheeSad Songs
22
4.26 - 27 votes
Abhijeet, Sandhya, Iftekhar, Raja Paranjape, Birbal, NandaSad Songs
23
4.28 - 47 votes
Anil Dhawan, Rehana SultanIntezaar
24
4.42 - 288 votes
Manoj Kumar, Saira BanuRomantic Songs, Sad Songs
25
4.29 - 66 votes
Shashi Kapoor, RakheeRomantic Songs
26
4.42 - 167 votes
Romantic Songs, Dance Songs
27
4.31 - 35 votes
Archana, Deven Verma, Navin Nischol, Om Prakash
28
4.46 - 200 votes
Bharathi, Jalal Agha, Rakesh RoshanRomantic Songs
29
4.42 - 925 votes
Shammi, Saira Banu, Pran, Manoj Kumar, Rajendra Nath, Madan PuriPatriotic Songs
30
4.24 - 201 votes
Hema Malini, Dev AnandRomantic Songs
31
4.39 - 67 votes
Rajesh Khanna, Jr Mehmood, Asha Parekh
32
3.91 - 53 votes
Asha Parekh, Vinod Khanna, DharmendraRomantic Songs
Binaca Geetmala Annual List for Year 1971 - Lyrics and Video of Hindi Film Songs
Summary of songs that appeared in annual list of binaca geetmala 1971

A total of 32 songs appeared in annual list for the year 1971. The music for these thirty two songs was composed by seven different music directors (last year also the same number of music directors made it to the annual list). This year Kalyanji Anandji was on the top and composed the music for 9 songs, followed closely by Laxmikant Pyarelal with 7 songs (in 1970, Laxmikant Pyarelal was on top). R D Burman with 5 songs, S D Burman and Shankar Jaikishan with 4 songs each followed. Salil Chowdhury composed the music for 2 songs while Sapan Jagmohan composed the music of one song.

Eleven different lyricist made it to final annual list as compared to nine different lyricist last year. Anand Bakshi was again on the top with 12 songs to his credit. Indeevar and Majrooh sultanpuri written the lyrics for 4 songs each. Hasrat Jaipuri and Neeraj had 3 songs each to their credit. Six lyricists, namely, Gulzar, Naqsh Lyallpuri, Prem Dhawan, Qamar Jalalabadi, Rajinder Krishan and Yogesh had written the lyrics of one song each.

Amongst singers, it was the year of Kishore Kumar who was on top with a total of 20 songs (9 solo and 11 duets). Lata Mangeshkar sung a total of 10 songs, out of which 4 were solo and 6 duet songs. Asha Bhosle sung a total of 7 songs all duets. Mukesh with 3 songs (all solo), and Mahendra Kapoor with 2 songs (1 solo, 1 duets) followed. There were six other singer who have sung one song each. These were Mohammed Rafi, Manna Dey, Pratibha, R D Burman, Suman Kalyanpur and Sushma.

Further, "Purab Aur Paschhim" was the only film to have 3 songs in annual list. Then, there were a total eight films, which had two songs each in the annual list. These films were "Aan Milo Sajna", "Andaz", "Anand", "Jal Bin Machhli Nritya Bin Bijli", "Kati Patang", "Johny Mera Naam", "Main Sunder Hoon", and "Sharmeelee". There were 13 other films having one song each being featured in annual list of binaca geetmala, 1971.