We’re almost half way into 2017, and it has been an eventful first half for the film industry. With blockbuster hits like ‘Raees’, ‘Kaabil’, ‘Badrinath Ki Dulhania’, ‘Hindi Medium’ and others, this year has been an entertaining ride. While the movies had fans flocking to theatres, it was their foot tapping soundtracks that have been making all the right noise. Here’s a list of top ten Hindi songs of 2017.
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02/111. ‘Laila main laila’
With over 180 million views on YouTube, ‘Laila main laila’ is the life of every party. This chartbuster from Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Raees’ took the internet by storm as soon as it dropped online. With singer Pavni Pandey behind the microphone and the gorgeous Sunny Leone grooving to the beats with SRK, the song had all the ingredients of being a massive hit. Listen to ‘Laila main laila’ song on Gaana.com
03/112. ‘Tamma tamma again’
When Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan pair up on screen for a dance sequence, can the song ever be a drag? ‘Tamma tamma again’ by Bappi Lahiri and Anuradha Paudwal is a reprised version of the 90’s classic. A rap fusion with Badshah makes for the perfect cocktail for any occasion. Alia and Varun’s unmatchable dance moves are a cherry on the cake.
04/113. ‘Suit suit’
‘Hindi Medium’, a heart touching story, told with a tinge of humour was already a recipe for success. To add to that, ‘Suit suit’ sung by Guru Randhawa and Rajat Nagpal had fans singing and dancing along to the peppy number while playing it on loop. Listen to ‘Suit suit’ song on Gaana.com
05/114.‘Tu cheez badi hai mast mast’
Abbas-Mastan’s ‘Machine’ might not have been a box-office hit, but the track ‘Tu cheez badi hai mast mast’ was on top of all chartbuster lists. With the classic 90’s hit being brought to the big screen once again with newbie Kiara Advani grooving in a ravishing red dress, the song gained unmatchable popularity. In no time it rose on the popularity charts as a club favourite.Listen to ‘Tu cheez badi hai mast mast’ song on Gaana.com
No one would disagree that ‘Baarish’ from ‘Half Girlfriend’ is the best monsoon song that came out this season. Watching Shraddha Kapoor enjoy the rain, while Ash King and Shashaa Tirupati crooned the melodious track, just made the song a total treat. With soothing lyrics and beautiful cinematography, ‘Baarish’ is a song for all moods and seasons. Listen to ‘Baarish’ song on Gaana.com
Salman Khan’s ‘Tubelight’ might still be flickering at the box-office, but it is its songs that are hitting the right notes. ‘Radio’, the first song to be released from the film took fans back to the 60s with its retro beats. Sung by Kamaal Khan and Amit Mishra, and composed by Pritam, the song became an instant hit across all radio and music platforms and it is not hard to see why. Listen to ‘Radio’ song on Gaana.com
08/117. ‘Ik vaari aa’
Can any ‘top hit songs’ list ever be complete without a Arijit Singh? Guess not! ‘Ik vaari aa’ from ‘Raabta’ is a magical melody composed by Pritam and penned by Amitabh Bhattacharya. It depicts how Kriti sanon and Sushant Singh Rajput part on a happy note and spend their time reminiscing the good times they shared together. Listen to ‘Ik vaari aa’ song on Gaana.com
09/118. ‘Move your lakk’
The mellifluous voice of Diljit Dosanjh and radical rapping skills of Badshah, what more does a song need to become a hit? ‘Move your lakk’ from ‘Noor’ has the lyrics and tunes to get you into the perfect groove. The song not only has a different ring to it but is also an addictive track. Bet you already love this one! Listen to ‘Move your lakk’ song on Gaana.com
‘Humsafar’ is the unparallel romantic song of the year. Featuring in ‘Badrinath Ki Dulhania’, it is the anthem of all love birds this season. It is a calming track that will stir your soul. The soft number crooned by Akhil Sachdeva captures the blossoming romance between Alia and Varun in the movie. Listen to ‘Humsafar’ song on Gaana.com