The Golden Years 1950 – 1975 – A Musical Journey With Javed Akhtar The Golden Years 1950-1975, A Musical Journey With Javed Akhtar celebrates classical melodies from the golden era of music: 1950 to 1975. This new show will give viewers an opportunity to enjoy the stories behind some of the magical melodies created during the era that continue to remain etched in our hearts. Veteran lyricist, writer and poet Javed Akhtar will present the untold stories of musical maestros and their soulful renditions from that period. In the early decades of filmmaking, when there was a dearth of advanced musical instruments and recording innovations, a host of talented artists, lyricists and music composers created melodies through sheer hard-work and gave us songs that continue to be an asset to the Indian Film Industry. Zee Classic’s The Golden Years is a rare opportunity to revisit the music of those times and celebrate its beauty. The show will span over 26 weekly episodes concluding with a special finale episode, designed specially by none other than Mr. Javed Akhtar. Each episode will take audiences through the journey of music excellence of a particular year in chronological order starting from 1950 with a contemporary look and feel. This will be Javed Akhtar’s fourth association with Zee Classic. In the past Javed Sahab has hosted three seasons of Classic Legends, a tribute to the stars of Hindi Film Industry from the yester years. Get ready to walk down memory lane through The Golden Years A Musical Journey With Javed Akhtar.