Top 5 Rocking Singers of the year 2016
India has no shortage of talent when it comes to art forms like dance and music. With more and more platforms coming up like the Indian idol coming up to help the upcoming singers, there are so many budding singers making their presence known. Let us take a look at some of these singers who have created a mark in the musical industry with their formidable talent.
Born in West Bengal, he made his name known with the reality show titled “Fame Gurukul”. But the actual break for him came when he was called upon by the trio Shankar Ehsaan Loy to sing “All for one”. Born in the year 1988, he has become one of the most sought out voices in Bollywood and the nation in general through his many songs like “Tum hi ho” from Aashiqui 2 and “Sun raha hai na tu”.
Rahat Fateh Ali Khan
Having a relative (Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan) as a popular musician does gets you a second take. But that is not sufficient to make a mark in any industry especially, music, if you are not talented. And Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, a Pakistani singer, has gone on to prove that the apple never falls far from the tree with his unbeatable talent in music. He started his debut with Sufi music and has sung many hits like “Jiya Dhadak Dhadak”, “Tera Deedar Hua”, “O Re Piya”, etc.
Do you remember the song “Woh Lamhe” from Zeher? Well, we are referring to yet another Pakistani singer, Atif Aslam. He has sung many songs since then and has clearly made a mark in the heart of every music lover in the country. His most popular hits include “Kabhi to pass mere aao”, “Bakhuda” and ”Pehli Nazar me” and so on.
There is no word to describe the kind of singer Shreya Goshal is. She is the favorite of everyone from kids to elders. She started her career with a debut in the children’s music reality show “Sa Re Ga Ma Pa” which she won very easily. Her debut in the movie “Devdas” of Sanjay Leela Bhansali gave her the much required break into the movie industry. She has been singing in many languages including Tamil, Kannada, Telugu and Hindi. Her songs are quite a favorite and some of them are “Dagabaaz re”, “Chikni Chameli”, “Dola Re” , etc.
Yo Yo Honey Singh
He is definitely on the cards for the most popular singer for this year and maybe for the next as well. His unique rap music has earned him many accolades. He studied music in UK’s Trinity school of music and has released several audio albums so far. He has also sung in many Hindi movies and composed music for quite a few. His latest song “Mast Kalandar”, a collaborative one with Mika Singh has been a huge hit among the music lovers.