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Masood Rana

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Masood Rana was a great film singer in Pakistan's film history. He had the most melodious and the most ideal male voice. He was also the most perfect and the most versatile playback singer in both Urdu and Punjabi films. He was the only male singer who continuously sung from his first film till his death and also is the record holder of the highest number of films and film songs in the history of Pakistani films.
Masood Rana began his singing career in 1955 from Radio Pakistan Hyderabad and his first film as playback singer was "Inqalab" in 1962, Inqalab means "Revolution" and he was a revolution to the Pakistani film music. His first film song was a patriotic song:
Mashriq ki tareek faza mein naya svera phoota hai
Masood Rana got breakthrough from his all time hit Punjabi song "Tange wala khair mangda..." in film Daachi (1964). Music critics called him "Pakistani Rafi" after his marvellous performance in film Hamrahi (1966). He was the first choice of every musician when there was any difficult song, especially in very heigh tones. He was specialist in singing of title & theme songs in Pakistani films.
Masood Rana was born in Mir Pur Khas, Sindh in a Punjabi landowner family which belongs to Jalandhar, East Punjab and he died on October 5th, 1995....

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Song: JehRay ToRday ne dil
Singer(s): Masood Rana
Actor/Actoress: Ilyas Kashmiri

Movie: Badla
Year: 1968

Song: Tere hath kee bedarday aaya
Singer(s): Masood Rana
Actor/Actoress: Firdous, Ejaz

Movie: Sheran di jori
Year: 1969

Song: AseeN dil daiye ya jaan
Singer(s): Masood Rana
Actor/Actoress: Firdous, Akmal

Movie:Bahadur Kisaan
Year: 1970

Song: NeendraaN nahiN aoundiaN
Singer(s): Masood Rana
Actor/Actoress:
Munawar Zareef
Movie: Gama B.A
Year: 1976

Song: Kalli kalli naa jaaveeN
Singer(s): Masood Rana
Actor/Actoress:
Naghma, Habib
Movie: Babul da wehra
Year:
1968

Song: Mukh tera vekhya zuroor thoRa jehya
Singer(s): Masood Rana
Actor/Actoress:
Akmal, Neelo
Movie:
Chughalkhour
Year:
1966

Song: Heeryo te makhno bohtay saaray sohnyo
Singer(s): Masood Rana
Actor/Actoress:
Habeeb
Movie: Mera babul
Year: 1972

Song: Sajjna aih mehfil asaaN tere laee sajaai ay
Singer(s): Masood Rana
Actor/Actoress:
Rangeela
Movie: Do Rangeele
Year: 1972

Song: Dil ne qusoor keeta pyaar da
Singer(s): Masood Rana
Actor/Actoress:
Akmal,Neelo
Movie: Chughalkhour
Year: 1966

Song: JadoN koi muTiyaar muR muR takkay gi
Singer(s): Masood Rana
Actor/Actoress:
Akmal, Naghma
Movie: Bhariya Mela
Year: 1966

Song: Zara akhaaN naal akhaaN te milaao
Singer(s): Masood Rana
Actor/Actoress:
Munawar Zareef, Asiya
Movie: Sheeda Pastol
Year: 1975

Song: Hussan da ghuroor touba touba
Singer(s): Masood Rana
Actor/Actoress:
Qavi
Movie: Manji kithe dahwaan
Year: 1975

Song: Kalla banda hovay bhanvaiN kalla rukh
Singer(s): Masood Rana
Actor/Actoress:
Firdous, Akmal
Movie: Chacha Jee
Year: 1967

Song: MukhRa chann varga
Singer(s): Masood Rana
Actor/Actoress:
Habib, Naghma
Movie: Mukhra chan warga
Year: 1969

Song: Ban kay sohnyaaN di sardaar
Singer(s): Masood Rana
Actor/Actoress:
Naghama, Ejaz
Movie: Tere ishq nachaya
Year: 1969

Song: Lagda nahiN pata aih jahan kehRay rung da
Singer(s): Masood Rana
Actor/Actoress:
Akmal
Movie: Yaaran naal baharan
Year: 1967

Song: Gali gali vich gauNda phirda
Singer(s): Masood Rana
Actor/Actoress:
Munawar Zarif
Movie: Ajj da Mehinwaal
Year: 1973