9 iconic Sridevi songs that prove why she was called the first female superstar of India
Main Teri Dushman, Dushman Tu Mera - Nagina (1986)
Sridevi, the legendary actress, was rightly bestowed the title of India's first female superstar. And what better than her iconic songs to reminisce the same. Starting off with the iconic 'Main Teri Dushman, Dushman Tu Mera' that's where Sridevi moved and grooved as a seductive Naagin to get rid of the Sapera. None could have done it with as much perfection as Sridevi did.
Hawa Hawai - Mr India (1983)
How can one forget the iconic performance that she gave on 'Hawa Hawai'. She was and always will be the 'Khwabon ki shehzaadi, har dil pe chhayi'.
Naino Mein Sapna - Himmatwala (1983)
Remember the chartbuster 'Naino Mein Sapna' from the blockbuster 'Himmatwala'. Yes, the old one. Sridevi sizzled on screen and, and matched the jumping Jack Jeetendra, step by step.
Navrai Majhi - English Vinglish (2012)
'Navrai Maajhi' from the movie 'English Vinglish' had Sridevi as a coy mother who dances to the tunes of a traditional Marathi wedding number. The movie had Sridevi in the role of a quintessential middle age mother, trying to find her lost respect. The comeback movie won her a Filmfare too.
Na Jaane Kahan Se Aayi Hai - Chaalbaaz (1981)
'Na Jaane Kahan Se Aayi' from the movie 'ChaalBaaz' too is one of Sridevi's most loved numbers. The chirpy number sees her dancing like a boss in the rain, and we just love it.
Chudiyan Khanak Gayeen - Lamhe (1991)
'Chudiyan Khanak Gayeen' from the movie 'Lamhe' in 1991, the movie is considered as one of the classics. The song back drop is in a desert and Sridevi shows off her dance moves alongside a mesmerised Anil Kapoor.
Chandni O Meri Chandni - Chandni (1989)
'Chandni O Meri Chandni ' from the movie 'Chandni', is another superhit, where Sridevi sizzled in white as Rishi Kapoor belted out praises after praises for his ladylove.
Mere Haathon Mein - Chandni (1989)
'Mere Haathon Mein' From the movie 'Chandni' in 1989, was a very popular wedding track of the time and still is!
Kate Nahi Kat Te - Mr India (1987)
'Kate Nahi Kat Te Ye Din Ye Raat' considered as one of the most sensuous songs of Bollywood. Starring Anil Kapoor and Sridevi in a rain sequence, this 'Mr. India' had the temperatures soaring in 1987.
IIFA 2018: Everything you need to know about the much-awaited performances
Rekha will be taking over the stage after two decades. The actress will be giving a live performance at the IIFA event this year! However, the details of her performance are kept under wraps but we are sure it will be the highlight of the night.
After a gap of seven years, Bobby Deol will be setting the stage on fire. The actor will be performing on popular tracks from his films like 'Soldier' and 'Gupt'. He will also perform on the chartbusters from his recent release 'Race 3'.
Varun Dhawan, who has been hitting all the right notes with some major back to back hits will also be performing at the event. As reported by Mid-Day he will be doing freestyle, hip-hop, and krumping in the first part of his act. The second part will see him dancing to a mash-up of hit Bollywood numbers.
Bollywood heartthrob Ranbir Kapoor will also be enthralling the audience with his perfect dance moves at the event. The actor will also be promoting his upcoming film 'Sanju'. According to reports, the Kapoor scion will be joined by his girlfriend Alia Bhatt.
Arjun Kapoor and Kriti Sanon
Kriti Sanon and Arjun Kapoor will perform together at the IIFA Awards. They will be performing to a medley of their popular songs such as 'Ik Vaari Aa', 'Main Tera Boyfriend' and 'Tukur Tukur' and many more.
Shraddha Kapoor will also be performing on her popular dance numbers at the IIFA awards night. The actress had turned heads at the IIFA Rocks' green carpet in a Reem Acra outfit.
Salman Khan's rumored girlfriend Iulia Vantur will also make an appearance on the IIFA stage. The Romanian beauty, who recently sung a song for Salman's 'Race 3' will entertain her fans on IIFA stage too.
Are the Kapoors more fond of Alia Bhatt than Ranbir's ex-girlfriends?
Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt
Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt are the new couple in town. They have often been spotted on dinner dates and movie outings. Recently Alia visited the Kapoor residence with Ranbir and Sanjay Dutt for dinner.
Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone
Ranbir was earlier in a relationship with Deepika Padukone but apparently, due to some misunderstandings, the couple parted ways. But they are best of friends today.
Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif
Ranbir was then dating Katrina Kaif and the couple soon opted for a live-in relationship. But their relationship ended on a bitter note.
Alia Bhatt and Neetu Kapoor
Ranbir's mother Neetu Kapoor has always been in the news for not being happy with Ranbir Kapoor's ex-girlfriends Deepika Padukone and Katrina Kaif, but it is different when it comes to Alia. She is all praises for the cutie and has been posting some cute comments on her pictures.
Alia Bhatt and Rishi Kapoor
Not only Neetu but papa Rishi Kapoor is also happy with his son's relationship with Mahesh Bhatt's daughter.
Riddhima Kapoor Sahani,s gift
Recently Ranbir Kapoor's sister Riddhima Kapoor Sahani gifted Alia an expensive bracelet.
We do wonder what makes Alia so different from Ranbir's exes to be accepted wholeheartedly by his family.
Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt
Alia is a family-oriented girl and made mama Kapoor happy when she openly opposed to the idea of a 'live-in relationship' before marriage. Neetu also feels Alia is way mature than her age and will never let the Kapoor family down.
Neetu Kapoor and Deepika Padukone
Neetu Kapoor who was initially not happy with Ranbir and Deepika's relationship, now shares a great bond with the 'Padmaavat' actress and even praised her performance in the period drama.
Neetu Kapoor and Katrina Kaif
Neetu was apparently not happy with Katrina Kaif and Ranbir Kapoor opting for a live-in relationship. She has never shared a friendly equation with the actress.