Music composer, Amit Trivedi celebrates his 40th birthday today and the occasion deserves celebration. One of the finest music directors in our industry, he's known for his unconventional tunes that often strike the right chord with the listeners. His ardent fans often root for his upcoming music and when it comes to music, he's a force to reckon with. From composing some beautiful melodies for Ranveer Singh - Sonakshi Sinha starrer Lootera to carving a niche for himself with an album as strong as Udta Punjab, Amit knows his profession damn well and there are no shortcuts for him. Pressure to Rehash Old Songs Comes Only From Producers: Amit Trivedi.

As the talented composer celebrates his special day, it's time we relish some of his old melodies. We pick ten of our most favourite songs composed by him and ask you to join us in humming these harmonies.

Gal Mithi Mithi from Aisha

Sawaar Loon from Lootera

Pareshaan from Ishqzaade

Manja from Kai Po Che

Ikk Kudi from Udta Punjab

London Thumakda from Queen

Daryaa from Manmarziyaan

Naina Da Kya Kasoor from Andhadhun

Emotional Atyachar from Dev D

Namo Namo from Kedarnath

Many don't know but it was Shilpa Rao who introduced Amit Trivedi to Anurag Kashyap in 2008 who was looking for a composer who could give a new sound to his uber-cool version of Devdas. On his special day, we wish him tons of luck and send our heartfelt wishes. Here's raising a toast to this brilliant composer and may he continue to compose such fine and peppy tunes.

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Apr 08, 2019 08:00 AM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website