Encyclopaedia of Hindi Film Songs
Music lovers of Indian [Hindi] Film Songs may now feel happy and take a sigh of relief to know that if they have been hunting for the information of Indian [Hindi] Films and its songs with full respective credits, here is the solution provided by the Compiler of Encyclopaedia of Hindi Film Songs.
Beginning compilation from the advent of Indian [Hindi] talkie films era i.e. 1931, decade-wise five volumes of this unique reference compendium have been published between the period 1980 and 1991 in book form after an extensive research of more than 40 years. Due to increasing number of Indian (Hindi) feature films produced-censored each year after 1980, it was decided to cover feature films produced-censored in a period of 5 years in each succeeding volumes, With this planning for forthcoming volumes, Volume-VI [1981-85] has been published in March 2018, to be followed by Volume-VII [1986-90], Volume-VIII [1991-95], etc. soon one by one.
Pending publication of information of songs relating to Hindi feature films censored after 1985, another compilation Hindi Filmography has been published for the period 1986 onwards which covers brief details viz. title, banner, producer, director, music director, lyricist, artists and censor information of the films produced-certified upto 2013.