Birthday Greetings to Sudha Malhotra, one of the most mellifluous singers of the golden era of Hindi film music (30/11).

BollywooDirect
1 min readNov 30, 2023

Birthday Greetings to Sudha Malhotra, one of the most mellifluous singers of the golden era of Hindi film music (30/11). Her melodious voice captured the hearts of listeners right from the beginning. Sudha Malhotra also acted in some films. She sang in many famous Bollywood and Marathi movies of the 1950s and 1960s, including Arzoo, Dhool Ka Phool, and others. She began her career as a child artist under the guidance of music director Ghulam Haider. Sudha stopped working in movies in 1960 after marrying businessman Giridhar Motwani. However, she continued to sing for albums, including for Jagjit Singh and the 1982 movie Prem Rog. Her last recorded song was for Prem Rog. In 2013, the Indian government honoured her with the Padma Shri award. Over her career, she sang 264 songs in 155 movies. What are your favourite Sudha Malhotra songs?

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