Hip-hop music plays a vital role in the Bollywood industry. We know for a fact that adding a rap section in a track will attract a lot of young audiences who loves hip-hop music. Hip-hop made its path in Bollywood with the growing success of Punjabi rap. First, it was Bohemia who ruled the Bollywood industry and then Yo!Yo! Honey Singh came in. Badshah, Raftaar and Ikka Singh starting doing tracks for Bollywood and became everyone’s favourite. This article talks about 10 most of the most viewed Bollywood rap songs of 2016.
1. Kala Chasma
“Kala Chasma” is one of the biggest songs of 2016 which came out on 26 July 2016, has more than 240 million views on Youtube as of now. The original song was composed by Prem Hardeep and Badshah re-created the whole track in his own style. The track came out as a promotional single for the movie “Baar Baar Dekho” starring Siddharth Malhotra and Katrina Kaif in the lead roles. This song definitely deserves to be in the top 10 Most Viewed Bollywood Rap Songs of 2016.
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2. Ki Kariye Nachna Aaonda Nahin
“Ki Kariye Nachna Aaonda Nahin” was also the promotional single for the movie “Tum Bin 2″. This movie featured Neha Sharma, Aditya Seal and Aashim Gulati in the lead roles. “Tum Bin 2” was directed by Anubhav Sinha and was produced by Bhushan Kumar under the T-Series banner.
The original track was composed by A. S. Burmy and K. S. Burmy who are known as Tigerstyle. The lyrics were penned by Jasbir Phullawalia back then. The recreation was done by Gourov Roshin and Raftaar added an extra blend in this track. The track was sung by Hardy Sandhu and Neha Kakkar and featured Mouni Roy as well.
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3. Humma Song
“The Humma Song” is on the third position from the movie “OK Jaanu” which had Shraddha Kapoor and Aditya Roy Kapur in the lead roles. This song was also re-created by Badshah and Tanishk Bagchi while the lyrics were penned by Mehboob. The track was originally composed by the legend A.R. Rahman. Jubin Nautiyal and Shashaa Tirupati has beautifully sung the song and Badshah made it sound attractive with his verse. This song has been a huge hit and definitely deserves to be in this list.
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4. Baby Ko Bass Pasand Hai
“Baby Ko Bass Pasand Hai” came out on 30 May 2016 in one of the biggest movies of all time. “Sultan” was a Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma starer film. The music of this track was composed by Vishal and Shekhar while Irshad Kamil penned the lyrics. “Baby Ko Bass Pasand Hai” was sung by Vishal Dadlani, Shalmali Kholgade, Isheeta and Badshah did a verse on it. The movie was directed by Ali Abbas Zafar and was produced by Aditya Chopra.
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‘Dhaakad‘ is a track from the movie “Dangal“ which was dedicated to women upliftment. This movie was one of the biggest movies in Bollywood and earned a record-breaking 300 crore worldwide. “Dangal” was released on 23 December 2016, and featured Aamir Khan, Sakshi Tanwar, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Sanya Malhotra, Zaira Wasim, Suhani Bhatnagar. Raftaar lends his voice to this track and it became the anthem for every strong woman.
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6. Toh Dishoom
“Toh Dishoom” was composed by Pritam and Raftaar and Shahid Mallya has sung the song. Mayur Puri wrote the lyrics of this track. Sunny M.R. and Dj Phukan did the sound designing while the music programming was done by Rohan Chauhan, DJ Pukhan and Sunny M.R. Shadab Rayeen did the mixing and mastering of the track.”Toh Dishoom” is the title track of the action movie “Dishoom” which was a Varun Dhawan and John Abraham starer.
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7. Akkad Bakkad
“Akkad Bakkad” was from the movie “Sanam Re“, starring Pulkit Samrat, Yami Gautam, Rishi Kapoor, and Urvashi Rautela. This song was sung by Badshah and the selfie queen Neha Kakkar. Badshah himself penned down the lyrics and produced the whole track. Aditya Dev did the mixing and Prithvi Sharma did the mastering of “Akkad Bakkad”. The video was directed by DirectorGifty.
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8. Humne Pee Rakhi Hai
The track ‘Humne Pee Rakhi Hai‘ is also featured in the movie ‘Sanam Re’ and is sung by Jaz Dhami and Neha Kakkar and Ikka Singh did the rap portion in it. The music is produced by Epic Bhangra and Kumaar penned the lyrics for the same. The video of this track is directed by DirectorGifty. Tee L did the mixing and Eric Pillai mastered the track.
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9. Bolo Har Har Har
“Bolo Har Har Har” is the title song of the Bollywood movie “Shivaay“. The movie was produced by Ajay Devgn, Dhaval Jayantilal Gada, Shreyans Hirawat and was directed by Ajay Devgan. Mithoon produced the music and Mohit Chauhan, Sukhwinder Singh, Badshah, Megha Sriram Dalton and Anugrah are the featuring artists in it.
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10. Long Night
“Long Night” is a track from “A Scandall”. It was a Reeth Mazumder, Johny B Baweja, Manav Kaul, Tanvi Vyas, Vasundhara Kaul, Puru Chibber and Vatsaal Raja starer. Ishan Shrivedi wrote the track while Let’s Ring the Bell Productions produced the movie. The track was composed by Ikka Singh while Arko and Intense wrote lyrics for the same. Shivangi Bhayana lends her voice to this track and Ikka Singh did the rap portion.This song deserves to be in the Top 10 most viewed Bollywood rap songs