Rank Thumb Song Heading Singer Composer Lyricist Actor Film (Year) Category
1
4.43 - 205 votes
Zeenat Aman, Mumtaz, Dev AnandFilmfare Awards Winner, Filmfare Awards Nominee
2
4.42 - 495 votes
Meena KumariDance Songs, Mujra Songs
Video Playlist - songs on this page from YouTube
Rank Thumb Song Heading Singer Composer Lyricist Actor Film (Year) Category
3
4.35 - 3266 votes
Meena KumariMujra Songs, All Time Great
4
4.12 - 201 votes
Rajesh KhannaQawwalis
5
4.47 - 677 votes
Sharmila Tagore, Rajesh KhannaRomantic Songs, Filmfare Awards Nominee
7
4.15 - 119 votes
Rajesh Khanna, MumtazDance Songs, Party Songs
8
4.37 - 168 votes
Jaya Bhaduri, Anil DhawanPhilosophical Songs
9
4.47 - 401 votes
Sharmila Tagore, Om Prakash, Rajesh KhannaSad Songs, Philosophical Songs
10
4.23 - 62 votes
Babita, Randhir KapoorRomantic Songs
11
4.17 - 59 votes
Rakesh Roshan, RakheeRomantic Songs, Masti Bhare Geet
12
3.88 - 41 votes
Prem Chopra, Mumtaz, Feroz KhanRomantic Songs
13
3.83 - 46 votes
14
4.39 - 108 votes
Dev Anand, MumtazRomantic Songs
15
4.22 - 32 votes
Randhir Kapoor, RekhaMasti Bhare Geet, Happy Songs
16
4.39 - 103 votes
Swaroop Dutt, Jaya BhaduriRomantic Songs
17
4.44 - 43 votes
Mumtaz, Rajesh Khanna
18
4.24 - 127 votes
Hema Malini, Raaj Kumar, Rakhee, Vinod MehraClassical Songs, Sad Songs
20
3.91 - 57 votes
21
4.22 - 123 votes
Jaya BhaduriHappy Songs
22
3.73 - 22 votes
Hema Malini, Sanjay KhanRomantic Songs
23
4.49 - 43 votes
MumtazRomantic Songs
24
4.45 - 20 votes
Vinod Khanna, Rekha, Kalpana, Jeetendra, Bindu
25
4.26 - 180 votes
Rakhee, JeetendraHappy Songs, Romantic Songs
26
4.52 - 79 votes
Jaya Bhaduri, Randhir KapoorHappy Songs, Romantic Songs
27
4.57 - 14 votes
Rakhee, Shashi KapoorRomantic Songs
28
3.86 - 59 votes
Ratan Chopra, TanujaRomantic Songs, Ched Chad Songs
30
4.29 - 24 votes
Rajesh KhannaRomantic Songs
31
4.50 - 10 votes
Roothna Manaana, Romantic Songs
32
4.29 - 101 votes
Dilip KumarPhilosophical Songs, Sad Songs
34
4.32 - 19 votes
Bharathi, Rakesh RoshanChed Chad Songs
35
4.00 - 22 votes
Randhir Kapoor, Raj Kapoor, Prithviraj Kapoor, BabitaHappy Songs
36
4.46 - 71 votes
Aruna Irani, JeetendraRomantic Songs, Dance Songs
37
4.48 - 25 votes
Rajesh Khanna, Om Prakash, NandaFunny Songs, Romantic Songs
Binaca Geetmala Annual List for Year 1972 - Lyrics and Video of Hindi Film Songs
Summary of songs that appeared in annual list of binaca geetmala 1972

A total of 37 songs appeared in annual list for the year 1972. The music for these 37 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 top spot was shared by Laxmikant Pyarelal, and R D Burman with 10 songs each. The top song for the year was also composed by R D Burman. Shankar Jaikishan with 7 songs, Kalyanji Anandji with 5 songs followed. Ravi, and Gulam Mohammed composed the music for 2 songs each while Vasant Desai composed the music of one song.

Fifteen different lyricist made it to final annual list as compared to eleven different lyricist last year. Anand Bakshi was again on the top with 16 songs to his credit. Majrooh sultanpuri written the lyrics for three songs. Indeevar, Neeraj, Hasrat Jaipuri, Rajinder Krishan, and Verma Malik had 2 songs each to their credit. Eight lyricists had written the lyrics of one song each.

Amongst singers, it was again the year of Kishore Kumar who was on top with a total of 23 songs (11 solo and 12 duets). Lata Mangeshkar sung a total of 12 songs, out of which 3 were solo and 9 duet songs. Asha Bhosle sung a total of 7 songs. Mohd. Rafi with 5 songs (3 solo and 2 duets), and Mukesh with 4 songs (2 solo and 2 duets) followed. There were three other singer who have sung one song each. These were R D Burman, Suman Kalyanpur and Vani Jairam.

Further, there were a total eight films, which had two songs each in the annual list. These films were "Amar Prem", "Apna Desh", "Dushman", "Hare Rama Hare Krishna", "Janwar Aur Insaan", "Joru Ka Ghulaam", "Kal Aaj Aur Kal", and "Paakeezah". There were 21 other films having one song each being featured in annual list of binaca geetmala, 1972.