Charanjit Singh

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Born 15th December 1940 - died 5th July 2015. Indian musician from Mumbai who performed in numerous Bollywood soundtrack orchestras during the sixties and seventies.

Singh led a wedding band, recorded and released a number of albums of cover versions of popular songs.

His album 10 Ragas to a disco beat, which was released in India in 1982 was a flop but its discovery in 2002 and re-release in early 2010 made him a star among DJs and electronica music mavens.
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S/MOCE 4204, S/MOCE. 4204 Charanjit Singh - Instrumental Film Tunes album art Charanjit Singh Instrumental Film Tunes(LP) Odeon, Odeon S/MOCE 4204, S/MOCE. 4204 India 1974 Sell This Version
S/MOCE 4207 Charanjit Singh - Instrumental Film-Tunes album art Charanjit Singh Instrumental Film-Tunes(LP, Album) Odeon S/MOCE 4207 India 1975 Sell This Version
Charanjit Singh - One Man Show album art Charanjit Singh One Man Show Odeon, Odeon South Africa 1977 Sell This Version
S/MOCE 4219 Charanjit Singh - Laxmikant Pyarelal Present LP Of Charanjit Singh Hindi Film Songs album art Charanjit Singh Laxmikant Pyarelal Present LP Of Charanjit Singh Hindi Film Songs(LP) EMI S/MOCE 4219 India 1978 Sell This Version
S/MOCE 4221, S/MOCE. 4221 Charanjit Singh - Mood with Kishore Kumar from Charanjit Singh album art Charanjit Singh Mood with Kishore Kumar from Charanjit Singh(LP) Odeon, Odeon S/MOCE 4221, S/MOCE. 4221 India 1979 Sell This Version
S/MOCE.4227 Charanjit Singh - Plays Hit Tunes On Synthesizer Of SILSILA album art Charanjit Singh Plays Hit Tunes On Synthesizer Of SILSILA(LP) Odeon S/MOCE.4227 India 1981 Sell This Version
Charanjit Singh - Synthesizing - Ten Ragas To A Disco Beat album art Charanjit Singh Synthesizing - Ten Ragas To A Disco Beat (Album) His Master's Voice India 1983 Sell This Version
SEB 172 Charanjit Singh - साज़ और आवाज़  album art चरनजीत*सुपर्णा* चरनजीत*सुपर्णा* - साज़ और आवाज़ (Cass, Album) Super Electronics SEB 172 India 1986 Sell This Version
SNMC 2145 Charanjit Singh - Electronic Music Vol. 2 album art Charanjit* Electronic Music Vol. 2(Cass, Album) T-Series SNMC 2145 India 1986 Sell This Version
SNMC 2890 Charanjit Singh - Sampler Sound album art Charanjit* Sampler Sound(Cass, Album) SCI, T-Series SNMC 2890 India 1987 Sell This Version
ARCD 2010 Charanjit Singh - India Goes Calypso Charanjit Singh's Non-Stop Instrumental Film Tunes album art Charanjit Singh India Goes Calypso Charanjit Singh's Non-Stop Instrumental Film Tunes(CD, Album) Audiorec ARCD 2010 UK 1990 Sell This Version
PDR.6-83, PDR 6-83 Charanjit Singh - Tunes To Remember album art Charanjit Singh - Kalpana Singh - Biswajit - Dilip Dutt Charanjit Singh - Kalpana Singh - Biswajit - Dilip Dutt - Tunes To Remember(LP) Prakash Records, Prakash Records PDR.6-83, PDR 6-83 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
PLNR. 871026 Charanjit Singh - Hot Dance Medley On Famous Indian Hits album art Charanjit* Hot Dance Medley On Famous Indian Hits(LP, Album) Not On Label PLNR. 871026 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Charanjit Singh - Charanjit Singh album art Charanjit Singh Charanjit Singh (EP) Angel Records India 1968 Sell This Version
TAE 1649, TAE.1649 Charanjit Singh - Film Hits From Mera Naam Jokar album art Charanjit Singh Film Hits From Mera Naam Jokar(7", EP) Odeon, Odeon TAE 1649, TAE.1649 India 1970 Sell This Version
S/LMOE 1006, S/LMOE. 1006 Charanjit Singh - Instrumental (Film Tunes) album art Charanjit Singh Instrumental (Film Tunes)(7", Sup) Odeon, Odeon S/LMOE 1006, S/LMOE. 1006 India 1973 Sell This Version
JNGS 6355, S/JNGS. 6355 Charanjit Singh - আধুনিক = Modern album art Charanjit Singh = চরণজিৎ সিং* Charanjit Singh = চরণজিৎ সিং* - আধুনিক = Modern(7") Megaphone (10), Megaphone (10) JNGS 6355, S/JNGS. 6355 India 1980 Sell This Version
BALL102 Charanjit Singh - Vivian album art Thee J Johanz & Charanjit Singh Thee J Johanz & Charanjit Singh - Vivian(12", EP, Ltd) Ballyhoo BALL102 Netherlands 2016 Sell This Version

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Class77

Class77

August 9, 2019
While this guy has some of the elements of the 80 and 90 era of acid house music. This is nowhere near as catchy at all. None of these would be considered dance music at all.
valentism

valentism

July 1, 2016
Absolutely insane. Visionaire. Ten Ragas To A Disco Beat is out of this world.
cyclo-bob

cyclo-bob

December 28, 2015
My new hero!! One of the inventors of acid house music.
Check out the Album from 1983!!
joelhemmen

joelhemmen

July 6, 2015
R.I.P. Charanjit! You were a truly inovator in music!! Give Frankie a hug from me up there!

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