Sachin Dev Burman (1 October 1906 - 31 October 1975) was a Bengali music composer. Sachin Dev Burman began his career in Bengali films in 1937. Later, he began composing Hindi films. He is one of the most famous Bollywood film composers. S. D. Burman composed music for more than 100 films, including Hindi and Bengali films. His son Rahul Dev Burman is also a composer for Bollywood films.
The compositions of SD Burman are usually sung by Lata Mangeshkar, Mohammed Rafi, Geeta Dutt, Manna Dey, Kishore Kumar, Hemant Kumar, Asha Bhosle and Shamshad Begum. Mukesh and Talat Mahmood also sang songs composed by him. He also sang around 14 Hindi and 13 Bengali film songs.