10 Best Pritam songs from “BIBA” to “Tu Hi Meri Shab Hai”
May 17, 2019 · 1 Minute Read
Pritam Chakraborty is one of the most popular names in Bollywood music today. His career, which began with advertisement jingles, has spanned nearly two decades and he does not seem to stop anytime soon!
Right at the beginning of his solo career, Pritam’s music has been associated with hits. He has made chart-topping hits across genres, from rock (Life In A Metro) to Sufi (Once Upon A Time in Mumbaai) to even ghazals (Barfi).
Let’s take a look at ten of his best songs, starting from most recent:
1. BIBA (2019): Combining the worlds of Marshmello‘s EDM and a typically Indian ektara rhythm, the single’s video includes several references to Shah Rukh Khan films and a cameo from the Baadshah himself! Also featuring millennial music icon Shirley Setia, the upbeat song made for one of the most exciting international collaborations this year.
2. Ae Dil Hai Mushkil (2016): With a dramatic progression of harmonies complementing Arijit Singh‘s unparalleled vocal range, the soulful track is a perfect ode to the bittersweet sentiment of unrequited love.
9. O Meri Jaan (2007): A gentle composition that makes way for enticing guitar riffs, the love song explores the fickle yet fierce nature of romanticism, making it an instant crowd favorite.
10. Tu Hi Meri Shab Hai (2006): Experimenting with a variety of instruments, Pritam is able to create a soulful arrangement with KK‘s effortlessly charming vocals in this passionate declaration of love.