Music is an integral part of our lives. Deployed for various reasons, music leads us to experience harmony, relaxation and, happiness. It can bring about any mood, make a long drive fun and give insight. A day is absolutely incomplete without a pleasing melody to the ear that feeds the soul.
As the year becomes history, a big thumbs up to various Punjabi artistes who have made our lives happy and, exciting. The carefully penned down lyrics and harmonious melody have made the year memorable. So, here is a rundown of Punjabi music superstars and their accomplishments for the year 2017.
The Punjab sweetheart and superstar has indeed left us astonished with his display of impeccable talent this year. His Single 'El Sueno' was a major hit with more than 25 million views on YouTube. Adding to his success is the Punjabi blockbuster 'Super Singh'. The first ever Punjabi Superhero film. According to Diljit Suoer Singh, the film was his dream project. Although there were challenges, Diljit did not give up. Today Super Singh marks one of the great accomplishments of the Singer-actor for the year.
Diljit Dosanjh is the winner for the following in Jio Filmfare awards Punjab 2017
- Best playback singer
- Best actor in leading role (Ambarsariya)
He is also the winner of the Filmfare awards for Best Debut (Male) in the Bollywood film 'Phillauri'.
Seeing the heights of success this year is the hardworking Gippy Grewal. Reckoning with the name is the spirit of determination. Lahore being his first release this year was dope. his other songs 'Car Nachdi'
have all been super hits. To round up the year, Gippy Grewal has given the most electrifying song of the year titled 'Nai Shad Da
'. The beats of the song are so intense, they will get you in the perfect party mood.
More of his 2017 achievements are the films Manje Bistre in Punjabi and Lucknow central which happens to be his second Bollywood film. In the PTC Punjabi music awards, Gippy Grewal got awarded in the following category:
- Best Pop Album of the Year for Desi Rock Star 2
- Best Duet Vocalists with Neha Kakkar for Patt Lainge.
In the Jio Filmfare Awards Punjab 2017, he also got awarded for the Best Debut Director and best original story for the film 'Ardaas'.
The intelligent Punjabi Singer Babbal Rai has got some amazing achievements for the year. With his two singles this year, Rondi Tera Layi and Dream Boy, Babbal rai has got the sky as his starting point. More of his works this year is the film Sargi starring Jassie Gill and Rina Bajwa. Babbal Rai is known for being spontaneous and smart about his work.
Babbal Rai is also amongst the winners of Best New Age Vocalist in PTC Punjabi Music Awards 2017 for the song 'Na Kar Gayee'.
Living up to the hype is none other than the 'Cute Munda' Sharry Maan. This year Sharry Maan has given back to back hit tracks. Yaara, Transportiya, Munda Bhal Di, Hostel and cute Munda are tracks from this year that display the exquisite talent of the Punjabi singer
Although Sharry has not been seen in a leading role of a movie this year, the title song for the film 'Rabb Da Radio' was sung by him. Having been fully entertained by the sensational singer, we trust that next year will be a double portion of entertainment. Meanwhile, Sharry Maan's next release titled 'Love You'
is coming soon.
Sharry Maan is the winner of the following in the PTC Punjab Music Awards 2017
- Most Popular Song of the Year (3 Peg)
- Best Bhangra Song of the Year (3 Peg)
This year has also been a year of great achievements for the Music Director, Parmish Verma. Adding to his skill of creativity and talent, Verma debuted as a singer and lead actor this year with the song 'Aah Le Chakk Main Aa Geya' and the film 'Rockey Mental' respectively.
He won the following in the PTC Punjab Music Awards 2017
- Best Music Video Director (Khaab)
- Best Music Video (Meri Sardarniye)
These Entertainers have given us a lot of excitements and made our year fun. Stay tuned to this space for more updates on the Punjabi music Superstars.