Bollywood singers have been releasing non-film singles over time, however 2020 noticed an rising variety of artistes discover the indie scene, and followers usually are not complaining.
This is an inventory of singers who entertained their followers with singles within the pandemic period:
The younger singer has been profitable at balancing Bollywood and non-film music careers. If she delivered Bollywood chartbusters like “Dilbar” and “Psycho saiyaan”, her singles corresponding to “Vaaste” and “Leja re” have been fan favourites, too. This 12 months too, she did not disappoint her followers. She launched singles “Na ja tu”, “Child lady”, “Nayan” and “Jeetenge hum”, which she devoted to the frontline employees who’re battling the Covid-19 pandemic. Her regular stream of songs proves her profession graph is barely on the rise.
He’s the voice behind high Bollywood tracks like “Most important hoon hero tera”, ” Tumhe apna banane ka” and “Jab tak”. He has additionally sung in a number of languages like Telugu and Tamil. And this 12 months, he launched his first worldwide single “Management”. He adopted it up with extra English songs “Subsequent 2 me” and “What number of”. He continued to churn out songs within the Hindi non-film music house, with “Veham” being his newest one. He added a feather in his cap profitable Greatest India Act on the MTV Europe Music Awards.
For years, he has been singing in a number of languages together with Assamese and Hindi. Identified to Bollywood music buffs for his songs corresponding to “Kyon” and “Bulleya”, Papon has a cult fan base within the unbiased music house as nicely. Making good use of lockdown, he got here up with a number of singles this 12 months together with “Haaye rabba”, “Nilaanjana”, “Mujhe kisi se pyar nahin” and his newest, “Maula”.
A plagiarism cost and a pretend hits controversy generated a lot damaging information about Badshah, however neither may hold his reputation down. The rapper unveiled an array of singles in 2020 like most years. Out of them, “Genda phool” was the most-talked about, for all of the fallacious causes. He was accused of lifting parts off Ratan Kahar’s traditional Bengali folks track “Boroloker biti lo” with out giving the artiste any credit score. Badshah promptly paid the veteran folks singer, and promised to collaborate with him in a future mission. The pretend hits controversy adopted. In line with an IANS report in August, Badshah reportedly admitted to Crime Intelligence Unit (CIU), to shelling out over Rs. 75 lakh for selling his album with pretend likes and followers.
Nevertheless, the rap celebrity’s hit depend saved rising, undeterred. Amongst his greatest hits this 12 months are the singles like “Awaara” and “Poisonous”. His track with Fazilpuria, “Haryana Roadways” additionally turned a rage.
She is Bollywood’s numero uno feminine voice in the mean time, and regardless of movie manufacturing being shut she had a really busy 12 months with back-to-back singles together with “Moscow Suka (with Yo Honey Singh)”, “Bheegi bheegi”, “Taaron ke shehar”, and “Teri aankhon mein”.
She actually introduced her marriage ceremony with the music video “Nehu da Vyah”, along with her husband, singer Rohanpreet Singh, after which inside weeks Neha introduced “Khyaal rakhta kar” in a manner that will make it look like she was pregnant. It was a publicity stunt, after all.
The Punjabi star is fashionable for his singles being given a Bollywood contact, as his hit songs get featured in Hindi movies very often. Be it “Swimsuit swimsuit” or “Ban jaa rani”, his singles have been utilized by Bollywood filmmakers. In 2020, he made his followers dance to singles like “Nach meri rani” and “Child lady”.
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He’s an artiste whose roots return to the early days of the new-age Indian indie music scene. In Bollywood, he’s identified for hits corresponding to “Yaar naa miley” and “The Lungi Dance”. This 12 months not solely noticed him releasing his personal singles, but additionally launching a brand new face, Ipsitaa, with the observe, “First kiss”. Most lately, the rapper unveiled “Jingle bell” with artiste Hommie Dilliwala. He additionally has “Saiyaan ji” in his kitty.
Armaan’s brother and composer-singer Amaal Mallik, identified for Bollywood compositions like “Sooraj dooba hai”, “Most important hoon hero tera” and “Naina”, entered the non-film music territory with the pop track “Tu mera nahi” as a singer. The observe obtained a celebration model too. The re-imagined observe was curated by DJ Shadow Dubai.
She was one of many first Indian celebrities to have contracted coronavirus. However she ensured to finish the 12 months with at the least one single. Identified for Bollywood hits like “Child doll” and “Chittiyaan kalaiyaan”, Kanika launched “Jugni 2.0” in December. She mainly gave a brand new twist to her single “Jugni ji”, which had launched eight years in the past. The track is an immediate hit.
The “Khoon choos le” singer has made it massive within the non-film music scene, particularly after his breakout hit “Baaki baatein peene baad”. This 12 months was no completely different for him. He continued to present melodious singles like “Dil kho ke”, “Tum na ho” and “Waada hai”.