The tinsel town of Bollywood is obsessed with encompassing wedding songs and so if I ever sit down to assemble a list of all my favorites I will definitely end up writing a series. These delightful songs from B-town not only makes us nostalgic about the most auspicious day of our lives but also makes the wedding exciting and fun.
I am sure we all have danced to some Bollywood numbers during a wedding and the next time you attend one don’t forget to get your dancing shoes on by tuning in to the following top 10 famous wedding songs for an epic time in Bollywood style.
1. Sadi Gali – Tanu Weds Manu (2011)
The Punjabi touch in this wedding song makes it sound so fabulous and joyous that the song managed to win hearts even with an unconventional pair like R. Madhavan and Kangana Ranaut. With an addictive hook and exuberant vocals, Sadi Gali makes you dance on its tunes. Kangana’s got some fantastic eccentric dance moves that put in so much fun to the whole celebration. Just the perfect song for you when you wish to be unpredictable!
2. Laung Da Lashkara – Patiala House (2011)
What happens when Hard Kaur, Jasbir Jassi, and Mahalakshmi Iyer come together? You are ought to get an electrifying song and Laung Da Lashkara is one such song. It rocked almost every wedding in the year 2011 and is still rocking. With some sincerely groovy and hip-shaking moves along with the Punjabi tadka, this wedding song brings in the perfect spirit of the wedding naach-gana. In addition, the super chemistry of Akshay-Anushka only leaves you humming and shaking to this stunning foot tapping number!
3. Gal Mithi Mithi Bol – Aisha (2010)
Wow, so where do I start about this song? It’s a bit unconventional but the sexy Abhay Deol and gorgeous Sonam Kapoor definitely make in this list because of the amazing music and dance fusion the song has. Also, the dancing is electrifying, spontaneous and quite hilarious in parts – making it one of the favorite picks among the young folks when they are in a crazy mood to dance all night in the wedding.
4. Chal Pyar Karegi – Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai (1998)
One of the very renowned and most played during the 1990s is this Twinkle Khanna and Salman Khan song. The memories of this song are still vivid in my mind and it makes me smile when I remember how almost every boy and girl danced on this number enacting the same style. The boy trying to woo the girl just like Salman and girls doing all those nakhras same as Twinkle. Total filmy, this wedding song makes the atmosphere all the more happening and joyous!
5. Ainvayi Ainvayi – Band Baaja Baaraat (2010)
When it comes to foot tapping wedding songs and dance, who can miss the B-Town’s very own wedding planners, Shruti and Bittu. Anushka Sharma and Ranveer Singh have made the Ainvayi Ainvayi song a classic and no marriage ceremony would ever be complete without a dance to this full-on bindaas track. The hilarious lyrics along with electrifying vocals of Sunidhi and Sukhwinder keeps the guests entertained – bringing them in the true wedding spirit!
6. Mauja Hi Mauja – Jab We Met (2007)
Along with Mika’s great vocals, this famous song from the most amazing movies of this generation showed that Shahid Kapur is a fab dancer. In addition, the Shahid-Kareena Jodi had some mind-blowing chemistry which made the song so magical that the steps are still well-framed in our minds. Perfect for the whole wedding dance routine, you can dance almost the whole night to this awesome wedding song from Jab We Met!
7. Maahi Ve – Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003)
One of the cutest wedding songs, Mahi Ve is almost everyone’s favorite because of its classic lyrics and simple steps which anyone can easily follow. Everyone adores Shah Rukh’s infectious energy in the song. Besides, Saif Ali Khan and Preity Zinta seem so lovable as they dance in a typical Bollywood routine. A personal favorite, it always reminds me of my cousin’s wedding and I think I have danced on this number many a time at different weddings. Perhaps you too may have your own Mahi Ve memories, no doubt the song is such a hit!
8. Bole Chudiyan – Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham (2001)
With an awesome star cast, this wedding song from the Karan Johar movie was sure for a hit, no doubt it has some heartwarming lyrics. The dancing moves by Shah Rukh Khan and Hrithik makes you dance while the cute ladies, Kareena and Kajol are sure to make you shake a leg with their elegant dancing style. A perfect family wedding song, it is very well-known and favorite when the entire family comes together for some nach-gana.
9. Didi Tera Devar Deewana – Hum Aapke Hain Kaun (1994)
Who can forget this incredible song from Sooraj Barjatya’s epic film Hum Aapke Hain Kaun which started a new trend in the B-Town? With classic rhythm and ideal wedding lyrics, this song has become wedding anthes for the longest period of time. Not to forget the brilliant online chemistry of Salman Khan and Madhuri Dixit along with their innocent flirtatious vibes!
10. Mehandi Laga Ke Rakhna – Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge (1995)
And finally here comes the ultimate wedding song! No marriage ceremony is complete without this song nor can be any wedding song list. A massively popular dance song, Mehandi Laga Ke Rakhna is so timeless that it always adds magic to the whole wedding routine. Besides, the Kajol-SRK awesome Jodi makes the song as legendary as the movie itself!
Which of these wedding songs do you like the best?