The new generation singers and music composers of Bollywood have taken the industry by storm. Their creativity, talent, and hard work inspires all of us. People from versatile backgrounds come together to work on music and create masterpieces.
Here is a list of 10 young music composers of Bollywood.
Amit Trivedi is a music composer, lyricist and singer in Bollywood who has composed many beautiful tracks, of late. He started his career as a jingle-composer, and his first soundtrack was for the 2008 movie ‘
Aamir’. He shot to fame with his album for Dev D (2009). His music is soulful, unique, and heartfelt. Some of the films for which he has composed the music are
Wake Up Sid, ‘
Jeet Gannguli is a well-known music composer for Hindi and Bengali films. His break came when he composed the music for
Tere Liye and Mere Yaar Ki Shaadi Hai along with
Pritam Chakraborty. After parting ways, Ganguli moved on to Bengali films and became very popular there. He has also composed some great tracks for Bollywood movies like “
Blood Money”, “
City Lights, ‘
Hamari Adhuri Kahani, etc.
Sachin Sanghvi -
Sachin Sanghvi and Jigar Saraiya, together known as Sachin-Jigar, are a composer duo who make music for Gujarati and Hindi movies. They were originally assistants of music director Pritam but later went on to compose music independently. They have worked in theatre, advertisements, TV shows, etc, before joining Bollywood. They have composed songs for films like “
Shor In The City”, F.A.L.T.U., ABCD: AnyBody Can Dance,
Go Goa Gone, ‘
Badlapur’, etc. Jigar Saraiya is also a singer and has sung many tracks like “Slowly Slowly”, “Babaji Ki Booti”, “Gulaabi”, etc.
Mithoon is a music composer and lyricist in Hindi films. He has composed many individual songs for Bollywood movies from the beginning of his career. He gained accolades for his recreation of the tracks “
Woh Lamhe” from Zeher and “Aadat” from Kalyug. “
Tere Bin” from the film
Bas Ek Pal was his first original track as a composer and the song became very popular. He has composed songs for films including '
Murder 2”, Aashiqui 2,
Sanam Re, etc. He has a unique brand of music that delights the audience.
Sajid Khan and Wajid Khan are brothers who work together as music directors in Bollywood films. Their break came with the film Pyaar Kiya Toh Darna Kya by
Sohail Khan. Throughout the years, they have given hit music and foot-tapping numbers for various movies including ‘
Ek Tha Tiger, ‘
Bullett Raja, etc. Wajid also works as a playback singer. Some of his songs are “
Jai Ho”, “Fevicol Se”, “Mashallah”, etc.
Ram Sampath is a music director and producer for Hindi movies. After composing for music albums like Tanha Dil and advertisement jingles, Sampath entered Bollywood with the film Let’s Talk. Following this, he has given several hit soundtracks in movies like ‘
Delhi Belly, ‘
Fukrey’, etc. He also collaborates with his wife, singer
Sona Mohapatra. Sampath is a representative of the new brand of music composers who have broken free from regular Bollywood music with tracks like “Bhaag D.K. Bose” and “
7. Meet Bros and Anjann
The Meet brothers,
Harmeet Singh and
Manmeet Singh, are Bollywood composers who have worked in films like ‘
Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum”,
Ki And Ka, etc. They often collaborate with ‘Anjann’ to produce superhit tracks. Their song “Baby Doll” broke all records and became the most famous party song of the year. Some other hit tracks of theirs include “Chittiyaan Kalaiyaan’, “Nachan Farrate”, etc. They have composed music for films like ‘
Ek Paheli Leela, ‘
Amaal Mallik is a singer and music composer in Bollywood. He composes tracks along with brother
Armaan Malik. They are extremely loved by the young audience. His debut was in the movie Jai Ho. Then he composed the song “
Naina” from the film ‘
Khoobsurat’. He has also composed background music for the films
Rowdy Rathore, ‘Heroine’, “Phata Poster Nikla Hero”, etc. Some of his hit tracks are “Sooraj Dooba Hai”, “Chaar Shanivaar”, “Main Hoon Hero Tera”, “Soch Na Sake”, “Bol Do Na Zara”, etc.
Toshi Sabri and
Sharib Sabri are brothers who sing and compose music together. They created the very popular song “Maahi” in the movie “Raaz 2”, and became overnight sensations. Before entering Bollywood, they were contestants on music reality shows. They have also worked in Telugu movies. Together they have composed songs for films like ‘
Yamla Pagla Deewana 2”, “
Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania”, “
Housefull 3”, etc.
Cerejo is a singer, music arranger, and composer for Hindi films. He has also worked in Marathi films and television commercials as a composer. Apart from that, he has worked under music directors like ‘
A R Rahman’ and
Shankar Mahadevan -
Ehsaan Noorani -
Loy Mendonsa. He has sung songs for the films
Ek Thi Daayan,
Vicky Donor, “
7 Khoon Maaf”, etc. He has composed music for the films “
Kahaani 2”, ‘
Jugni’, etc. He has also worked in Bollywood as a background music director.