The Americans are coming!

Around the turn of the millennium, the Dadasaheb Phalke award winning songwriter Majrooh Sultanpuri was a much bewildered man. With fifty years of writing wonderful lyrics already behind him, in songs like Jab dil hi toot gaya, hum jee ke kya karenge (Saigal/Naushad/Shahjahan, 1946), going through Babu samjho ishaare, horan pukaare (Kishore, Manna Dey/SD Burman/Chalti…

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