Actors of B`Town who also sang
New Delhi: From acting to crooning in their own movies, Bollywood celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Juhi Chawla and Farhan Akhtar have always been a step ahead of their contemporaries. The latest to join the league is one-film-old Alia Bhatt, who sang "Sooha saha` for her forthcoming film `Highway`.
Here`s a list of Bollywood actors who not only displayed their acting skills on the big screen, but also went behind the mike:
Amitabh Bachchan: The megastar sang "Main yahan tu wahan" for his movie "Baghban". The slow, romantic track is picturised on him and Hema Malini and is about separation. The 71-year-old has also crooned songs in movies like "Bol Bachchan", "Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham", "Bhootnath" and "Paa".
Juhi Chawla: The actress mellowed the audience with her voice in "Chalo jane do ab chhodo bhi" from "Bhootnath". She sang the song along with Big B.
Farhan Akhtar: The multi-talented star made his acting debut with the 2008 film "Rock On!!" and also lent his voice for the movie`s title track and songs like "Meri laundry ka ek bill" and more. He also sang "Senorita" for the 2011 superhit movie "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara" along with his co-stars Hrithik Roshan and Abhay Deol.
Abhishek Bachchan: After rapping for Rohan Sippy`s film "Bluffmaster!" in 2005, he also sang a song for "Bol Bachchan" along with his father Big B and co-star of the movie Ajay Devgn.
Madhuri Dixit: Apart from dancing to the tunes of "Kaahe chhed" for her film "Devdas", the dancing diva also sang the track.
Shah Rukh Khan: Bollywood `badshah` SRK sang "Apun Bola" for his 2000 hit film "Josh". The track is picturised on the actor and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan.
Aamir Khan: The perfectionist also hit the right notes with "Aati kya Khandala" in the 1998 film "Ghulam" with Rani Mukherjee.