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12 Iconic Bollywood Songs That Have Been Featured In Hollywood Movies

The Indian film industry has definitely impressed the masses across the globe. And just like you can’t stop grooving after listening to Indian beats, there are songs that also made foreigners shake their legs.

We have prepared this list of amazing Indian songs, which have been part of Hollywood movies. We are sure this list will make you equally proud and excited.

List of Bollywood songs that were featured in Hollywood movies

Chamma Chamma in Moulin Rouge (2001)

The Superhit Bollywood song Chamma Chamma from the movie China Gate, released in 1998, is sung by Alka Yagnik and filmed on the very beautiful actress Urmila Matondkar. The song was featured in the Hollywood film Moulin Rouge released in 2001.

Chaiyya Chaiyya in Inside Man (2006)

The Hindi hit song Chaiyya Chaiyya by Shahrukh Khan, Manisha Koirala and the hit movie Dil Se by Preity Zinta is sung by Sukhwinder Singh and Sapna Awasthi. This evergreen melody was featured in the end credits of the popular Hollywood movie Inside Man.

Mera Joota Hai Japani & Kabhi Humne Nahi Socha Tha. in Deadpool (2016)

What else can be more fascinating than directing that ever-in-demand and blockbuster Hollywood film; Deadpool featured not one, but two Bollywood songs. The first was ‘Mera Joota Hai Japani’ by Raj kapoor sung by Mukesh from the Bollywood movie Shree 420. And the second was Kabhi Humne Nahi Socha Tha in the voice of legendary singer Mohammed Rafi from the movie ‘Tumse Achha Kaun Hai’.

Mera Mann Tera Pyasa & Wada Na Tod in Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind (2004)

Mohammed Rafi sahib is definitely at the top of the list so far because here we have another song in his voice that was featured in a Hollywood movie. Gambler’s Mera Mann Tera Pyasa with Dev Anand starred in the Hollywood film Eternal Sunshine of The Spotless Mind which was released in 2004. This foreign film also featured another Bollywood song “Wada Na Tod” in the voice of Lata Mangeshkar from the film Dil Tujhko Diya.

Chalka Chalka Re & Mujhe Rang De in Accidental Husband (2008)

Hollywood Movie Accidental Husband, released in 2008, featured two Bollywood songs. The first was Chalka Chalka Re by Saathiya and the second is Mujhe Rang De by Asha Bhosle from the movie Thakshak.

Jimmy Jimmy’ in You Don’t Mess With The Zohan

The tune to the hit song Jimmy Jimmy from the hit Bollywood film ‘Disco Dancer’ pictured on Mithun Chakraborty is part of a fight sequence in the Hollywood film You Don’t Mess With The Zohan.

Lehron Ki Tarah Yaadein in Shaun of the Dead (2004)

In the voice of legendary singer, Kishore Kumar, the Bollywood song “Lehron Ki Tarah Yaadein” was featured in Shaun Of The Dead released in 2004. The Hollywood film starred Simon Pegg, Kate Ashfield, Lucy Davis and many more .

Mundian to Bach Ke in The Dictator (2011)

The popular Punjabi song ‘Mundian To Bach Ke’ by Boom by Amitabh Bachchan is another Bollywood song that has been featured in a Hollywood movie. The Punjabi MC song was featured in the official trailer for The Dictator which was released in 2011.

Jaan Pehchaan in Ghost World (2001)

Jaan Pehchaan from Bollywood film Gumnaam was sung by Mohammed Rafi and featured in the opening credits of Hollywood Movie Ghost World.

Chori Chori Hum Gori Se Pyaar Karenge in The Guru (2002)

Mela’s hit song Chori Chori Chupke Chupke, pictured on Amir Khan, Faisal Khan and Twinkle Khanna was later pictured on Jimi Mistry in the Hollywood movie The Guru.

Bombay Theme in Lord Of War (2005)

The theme music from the hit Indian film “Bombay”, composed by AR Rahman, was used in the Hollywood film Lord of War.

Urvashi in Lion (2016)

AR Rahman’s Urvashi was also featured in Lion, released in 2016.

These are Bollywood hit tunes that have impressed international professions and have also been featured in various Hollywood movies. We hope you enjoyed most of them, and we think the list will go on and on.