Till now, 2016 is the year of singers. With a number of hit songs, the music industry is in a boom this year. A number of emerging singers have taken over the Bollywood industry with their soulful voice whilst a number of other past singers have managed to still have a foothold in the industry. Here are the top 5 Bollywood male singers who have mesmerized us with their voice in 2016.
Top 5 Bollywood Male Singers in 2016
The voice quality and pitch are the two very important aspects of singing. One who can deliver both accurately is surely the versatile singer. So, here we go with the list of prominent playback Bollywood singers in 2016.
Hailing from a musical family, Ankit Tiwari is one of the best emerging Bollywood playback singers. He learned the art of singing in his childhood from his Guru Vinod Kumar Dwivedi. The playback singer made his mark when he was given the opportunity to compose songs for the movie ‘Aashiqui 2’ and he delivered a spectacular soundtrack album which people are still humming till today. His other hits include ‘Galliyaan’, ‘Sunn Raha Hai’ and ‘Tu hai ki Nahi’, and ‘Tere Liye’ from the movie ‘Sanam Re’ amongst others.
YoYo Honey Singh
The brand Honey Singh doesn’t need any introductions. The controversial actor is one of the most loved pop singers in the industry. He completed his schooling from the Guru Nanak Dev Public School in India and shifted out to the United Kingdom to complete his art of music study from the famous Trinity School. The rap star is a huge sensation in the music industry with a large number of fan following. His hit songs include ‘Chaar Bottle Vodka’, ‘High Heels’, ‘Angrezi Beat’, ‘Lungi dance’, ‘Blue Eyes’ amongst others.
The Himachal Pradesh born male singer is without a doubt every music followers most loved singer in the film industry today. Strangely, the versatile singer dreamt of being an ad copywriter while he was studying in Delhi. Thank god, that what he dreamt never worked out and we got a singer with lovely vocals to listen to. He announced himself in the Bollywood with the song “Dooba Dooba Rehta Hu” and the boy from the mountains never stopped climbing the ladder to his success in the film industry. His other famous songs include ‘Pee Loon’, ‘Jo Bhi Main Kehna Chahun’, ‘Pehli Baar Mohabbat’ and ‘Masakali’.
The Pakistan-born singer is one of the most loved top Bollywood singers of the country. He was given his big break in the industry when Mahesh Bhatt asked him to sing the song “Wo Lamhe” from the movie ‘Zeher ‘starring Emraan Hashmi in the lead role and the versatile singer never looked back from there. He went on to achieve a high level of success thereafter in the film industry. One of the most sought after singers in the Bollywood today, Atif gave hit after hit to this industry including ‘Pehli Nazar Mein’, ‘O mere Khuda’, ‘Doorie’, ‘Bakhuda’, ‘Kuch Iss Tarah’ and ‘Hona Tha Pyar’.
Arijit Singh is a trained classical singer hailing from a Bengali family from Kolkata. Born on 25 April 1988, he rose to fame as a contestant on the TV Show Fame ‘Gurukul’. His big break came when Shankar Ehsaan Loy wanted him to sing their song “All for One” and the singer never stopped after that. At the age of 27, Arijit Singh has established himself as the country’s best male singer in Bollywood. Delivering hits after hits, there is nothing that Arijit would do today that won’t turn into Gold. He is one of those rare breeds of the latest Bollywood singers who will be always remembered for his soulful voice. Some of the hits include ‘Soch Na Sake’, ‘Gerua’, ‘Sanam Re’, ‘Sooraj Dooba Hai’, ‘Samajhawan’ and much more.
The music industry is a great place to be at the present time with so many great singers present to mesmerize us. The singers mentioned in this list are currently the top Male singers in India and there is no stopping to what they have achieved.