Binaca Geetmala’s Golden Voice Ameen Sayani

Ameen Sayani, 91, who achieved fame and popularity all across the Subcontinent, and became a household name with his signature ‘Behno aur Bhaiyo’ greeting while hosting the iconic radio program Binaca Geetmala has passed away –due to a heart attack. R.I.P.

Born in 1932, Sayani’s journey began not with Hindi, the language he so famously mastered, but with English radio programs in his teens.

Listen to his golden voice, warmth and wit, and the nostalgia he evoked transporting his millions of listeners with more than 50,000 radio shows to a time when radio reigned supreme: