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Looking at Rahman's recent hits, through video

Last updated on: February 1, 2010 14:54 IST
Slumdog Millionaire

A R Rahman and his great music in Slumdog Millionaire has won him two more awards, this time at the 52nd Grammy awards. He won the Best Compilation Soundtrack for a motion picture category as well as an award for his song Jai Ho in the Best Motion Picture song.

We take a look at some of his best recent works, through videos.

We start with his most famous work so far, Jai Ho, from Slumdog Millionaire. This song has won Rahman the Grammy, the Oscars, the Golden Globe, the BAFTA award, and many more.

Check out Rahman's other famous works as well.

Want to listen to the songs? Click here to listen to Jai Ho and O Saya.

Video: Rahman thanks his audience

Here's your chance to congratulate the legend on his own Fan Page.

Guzarish, Ghajini

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Guzarish, Ghajini

Rahman has composed some of the best music for Aamir Khan's movies like Earth 1947, Rangeela, Lagaan, Rang De Basanti and Ghajini. Here's a song from Ghajini called Guzarish.

Behka, Ghajini

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Behka, Ghajini

Another Ghajni song, Behka, was quite a big hit as well. It sees Aamir in six different looks.

Sajna, Couples Retreat

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Sajna, Couples Retreat

Rahman's first Hollywood film Couples Retreat has some Hindi lyrics, mixed beautifully with Western tunes. Here's Sajna.

Genda Phool, Delhi 6

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Genda Phool, Delhi 6

Genda Phool, from Delhi 6, has a good mix of folk and Western music. Rekha Bhardwaj's voice enhances the song even more.

Masakali, Delhi 6

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Masakali, Delhi 6

Singer Mohit Chauhan gets naughty with Masakali, again from Delhi 6. This Abhishek Bachchan-Sonam Kapoor film may not have done well but it has some of the best music.

Dost, Yuvvraaj

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Dost, Yuvvraaj

Rahman has composed some of the best tunes with Subhash Ghai too, through the years. From 1999's Taal to 2008's Yuvvraaj, the composer has always excelled.

Shano Shano, Yuvvraaj

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Shano Shano, Yuvvraaj

Watch Shano Shano, picturised on the film's cast, Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif and Zayed Khan.

Muskura, Yuvvraaj

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Muskura, Yuvvraaj

Katrina apparently took cello classes for this song, Muskura. Have a look at it.

Kabhi Kabhi Aditi, Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na

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Kabhi Kabhi Aditi, Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na

Singer Rashid Ali's song Kabhi Kabhi Aditi in Jaane Tu... became a rage among youngsters. Rahman, and Aamir, sure know how to please their audiences.

Kahin Toh, Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na

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Kahin Toh, Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na

Imran Khan makes this romantic number Kahin Toh look good.

Nazrein Milaana, Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na

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Nazrein Milaana, Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na

Another Jaane Tu... song, Nazrein Milaana, picks up the tempo, and rocks.

Pappu can't dance, Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na

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Pappu can't dance, Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na

Whether Pappu can dance or not, Rahman can sure make you dance to his music!

Taal

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Taal

Rahman's Taal had some brilliant music, and was one of the key reasons for the film's success.