Bollywood Music Industry today is one of the most popular industries in the world. It has come a long way from giving only romantic numbers to all kinds of genres. There was a time when there was only a cassette era. Today industry has risen to such a fame that 3 big music streaming services have come to play in the market – Jio Music, Wynk Music, and Gaana.
Bollywood singers are gaining huge popularity worldwide. Not only in India, they have fans all over the world who eagerly wait for their music. Some singers are even getting nominated for international music awards. In fact, A.R. Rahman’s “Jai Ho” from “Slumdog Millionaire” even won an Oscar award.
Bollywood Songs compete from each other all the time to be on the top spot. Every week there will be a different song at the top on BOTY Music’s Trending Charts. You can check out the latest chart here.
Concerts Promote Indian Music
Today is a time of tours and concerts. Many famous international singers have come on Indian land to perform live concerts. These concerts have proven to be a massive hit. Taking the example from these, the Bollywood singers have also started organizing tours and concerts outside India.
Arijit Singh is one big name in Bollywood Music Industry. Not only in India, he has a huge number of fans across the globe. In 2013, he organized a concert in Dubai during the Dubai’s Shopping Festival. His popularity is so huge that the show completely sold out within 10 days of its tickets going on sale.
English Rap in Bollywood Music
The singers and music directors keep experimenting with the music, giving back to back hits nowadays. English rap in Bollywood Music has become a norm today. For a small budget song to be successful, it needs to have an impressive English rap. These songs then make their way to discos and parties. The Bollywood disco songs are so popular that they are even played in discotheques of London and Australia.
Role of Punjabi Music
Not only Bollywood singers, but Punjabi singers are also gaining popularity all over. Their song releases are gaining quick popularity compared to many big budget movie songs. Recently, on New Year’s Eve 2018, Guru Randhawa and many other singers held a live concert in Paris which came out to be a huge success.
It does not matter what the lyrics of a song are. All that matter is a good music to sway your body on. And hence Bollywood Music with its groovy beats have started making its way to discos of various other countries.