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 ‘
’. 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
and Mere Yaar Ki Shaadi Hai along with
. 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”, “Aashiqui 2”,
Hamari Adhuri Kahani
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
’, 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 “
” from Zeher and “Aadat” from Kalyug. “
” 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 '
”, Aashiqui 2,
, etc. He has a unique brand of music that delights the audience.
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
. Throughout the years, they have given hit music and foot-tapping numbers for various movies including ‘
Ek Tha Tiger
, etc. Wajid also works as a playback singer. Some of his songs are “
”, “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 ‘
’, etc. He also collaborates with his wife, singer
. 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,
, 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
. They are extremely loved by the young audience. His debut was in the movie Jai Ho. Then he composed the song “
” from the film ‘
’. He has also composed background music for the films
, ‘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.
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
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
. He has sung songs for the films
Ek Thi Daayan
7 Khoon Maaf
”, etc. He has composed music for the films “
’, etc. He has also worked in Bollywood as a background music director.