We’re sure you can’t listen to ‘Saat samundar paar’ over and over again (sorry if you have to tolerate them in weddings). Sure, old is gold, but the current music scene is no less than a silver bullet. People have been criticizing contemporary singers and music producers out of sheer ignorance, calling the current musical trends fake. Here are top 10 Bollywood singers that’ll make you think otherwise!
Best Bollywood Singers
The real ‘Rockstar’ is well-known for his serene yet vicarious voice that shears the attention of the heedless. Whether it’s ‘Jo bhi main’ or ‘Tujhe bhula diya’, you’ll enjoy his voice, irrespective of the song’s atmosphere.
The chartbusters ‘Channa mereya’ or ‘Nashe si chadh gayi were rendered by Arijit Singh. The 30-year-old singer is trained in classical music and Rabindra Sangeet. He later expanded his skill set with pop music.
Apart from a playback singer, Ankit Tiwari is a seasoned producer who has won the best Music Director award for Aashiqui 2. Ek Villain’s ‘Galliyan’ won him the Stardust Award for the Best Male Playback Singer. Ankit Tiwari is classically trained by Pandit Vinod Kumar Dwivedi, click to know more about his life journey.
The little champ is now a big player. Armaan Malik is the youngest singer with a phenomenal voice in Tinseltown. ‘Tumhe apna banane ka junoon’ introduced Armaan’s amour-weaved voice to the world and established him as a master of love songs.
Rahat Fateh Ali Khan
The nephew of great Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan reigned supreme in 2017 with ‘Mere rashke kamar’ and ‘Jag ghoomeya’. With frequent Coke Studio and MTV Unplugged appearances, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan has garnered a lot of attention with his beautiful voice that echoes the soulful tone of Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan.
Neha Kakkar is driving the world crazy with her sensual and seductive voice. Hot numbers like ‘Manali Trance’, ‘Kala chashma’, ‘Aao Raja’, ‘Tu cheez badi’, and ‘Trippy trippy’ crown Neha Kakkar as the queen of party pop.
Neeti Mohan won the hearts of Indians across the world with ‘India waale’. She started off as the winner of Channel V’s ‘Popstars’ show. Her duet ‘Har kisi ko’ with Arijit Singh was a perfect remix of the 1986 song from Jaanbaaz.
‘Do you know’ Diljit Dosanjh is one of the most experimenting Punjabi singers in this list? His song ‘El Sueno’ made headlines with a Spanish zing added by Tru Skool. It’s Diljit, along with rapper Honey Singh, who strengthened the Punjabi party culture in Bollywood.
Someone who can sing in multiple languages and multiple styles deserves a standing ovation, and this is something Benny Dayal’s live performances always get. The ‘Pappu can’t dance sala’ singer also entertains the people with his pop band S5.
Javed Ali’s quirky personality on Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Lil Champs contrasts quite a lot with his emotional voice in ‘Jashn-e-bahara’ and ‘Kun faya kun’. Though he hasn’t made a major appearance in the 2017 Bollywood discography, Javed Ali is still counted among the best new comers after 2015.
Did we miss your favorite singer? (Mind you, not rapper!) Let us know in the comments!