Undoubtedly, Holi is the most popular and beloved festival in India. It is known for rocking parties, vibrant colors, thandai and a lot of rain dancing. Like every party, the major mood maker of a Holi party is the music. Don’t fret, we’ve got you covered by bringing you a list of 5 most popular Holi songs of all time.
Rang Barse - Silsila
We won’t be exaggerating if we call this the official Holi anthem of our nation. No Holi is complete without playing the Amitabh Bachchan starrer Rang Barse from the film Silsila. The track is sung by Big B himself and is written by his late father Harivansh Rai Bachchan.
Badri ki Dulhania - Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya
The title song of Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya is all about loads of colours, energetic dance moves and hardcore music. The song features Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan, the lead pair of the film. Directed by Shashank Khaitan and produced by Hiroo Yash Johar, Karan Johar and Apoorva Mehta, this song has become quite a popular number during Holi.
Balam Pichkari - Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani
This song has now become a must-play during the Holi celebrations. This number is from Ayan Mukerji’s Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani and sung by Vishal Dadlani and Shalmali Kholgade. Check out exes Deepika Padukone and Ranbir Kapoor dancing their heart out on this peppy track.
Go Pagal – Jolly LLB 2
Yet another Holi song from 2017 is a product of Akshay Kumar and Huma Qureshi starrer Jolly LLB 2. While lyrics are penned by Manj Musik and Raftaar, the song is sung by Raftaar and Nindy Kaur. Its upbeat music will instantly make you take over the dance floor.
Jai Jai Shiv Shankar- Aap ki Kasam
Is the Holi even complete if we don’t dance to this track while acting inebriated? This Holi song is from Rajesh Khanna, Mumtaz’s film Aap Ki Kasam (1974). The beautiful song is sung by the evergreen Kishore Kumar and Lata Mangeshkar.
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