Music has always been a big part of Punjabi culture and indeed, it is through Punjabi Folk music, poets have narrated love ballads of Heer-Ranjha and Sohni-Mahiwal and others. Lately, Punjabi songs are heard everywhere and fans couldn’t stop listening to recent hits that have been sung by famous Punjabi singers. We have shortlisted some of the famous Punjabi Singers who became famous worldwide and ranked in the top 10 in 2022.
List of Top 10 Most Popular Male Punjabi Singers
1. Sidhu Moose Wala
Sidhu Moose Wala was one of the most loved Punjabi singers of all time. He was and will still be a heartthrob of the Punjabi Music Industries. Moose Wala is not only a singer but is an actor who is a brand of hip-pop, rapper, gangsta rap, Punjabi, and R&B. Sidhu reached stardom at a very young age with his incessant entertaining songs. In 2020, The Guardian included him in the 50 emerging artists list and his track Bambiha Bole was listed in the top 5 of the Global Youtube Music Chart. Unfortunately, the popular singer Moose Wala was recently shot dead by Canada-based gangsters on 29th May 2022.
2. Guru Randhawa
A brand name in Punjabi Music Industry, Guru Randhawa is yet another highly talented singer and a heartthrob who has successfully reached heights as one of the most popular singers. He was tagged as the most-streamed Indian Music artist of the year. He is highly appreciated for his fabulous dance moves besides his soothing musical voice. Guru Randhawa earned his name in Bollywood with his hit numbers such as Ban Ja Tu Meri, High Rated Gabru, and many others. He also collaborated with American Rapper Pitbull on an album called Slowly Slowly.
The third highly talented, most loved, and famous Punjabi singer is Badshah. Badshah is a rapper king and is an icon in the music industry. Badshah is known for singing songs in Hindi, Punjabi, and Haryani. His song highest view number following Bts and Taylor Swift on YouTube. His music has been highlighted in Bollywood movies like Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya, Kapoor & Sons, Bajrangi Bhaijan, and many others.
4. Diljit Dosanjh
Another most famous Punjabi singer who has won and is winning many hearts is Dilijit Dosanjh who is also an actor. Dijit rose to fame from his hit numbers such as Pagan Pochiviyan Wale and others. He also gave commercially hit movies such as Jatt and Juliet, Punjabi 1984, Sardarji, Ambarsariya, and Super Singh.
5. B Praak
Praak is a famous Punjabi singer and is a music composer who wrote several hit tracks for many Punjabi Singers. He won a National Award for best playback singer of 2021 for Teri Mitti which gave a whole new meaning to Patriotism.
Kaka, a new Punjabi singer who became famous during the pandemic, Kaka is a lyricist, music composer, hip-pop singer, rapper, and dance hall artist. He penned the most famous, chartbuster song Keh Len De and he sang popular songs like Bholenath, Libaas, Aashiqe Purana, and many others. He created heartbeat music for the Punjabi song lovers.
7. Harrdy Sandhu
Harrdy is yet another renowned Punjabi singer. Harrdy is a former cricketer who engraved his name in both acting and singing. His debut Tequila Shot made him a great Punjabi singer. Harrdy became famous for one of the famous songs Soch and Joker. Harrdy became a national sensation in no time with his huge hits such as Naah and Kya Baat Ay.
8. Jassi Gill
Jassi Gill is not only a famous Punjabi singer but also covered multi genres such as Bhangra, Pop, and Romance. Jassi Gill has bagged many hits such as Lamborghini, Nikle Current, Bapu Zimidar, Aukat, Guitar Sikhda, Gabbroo, and many others that ruled the Punjabi music fans. Besides being a famous singer, Jassi also has been the most desirable man ranking first in Chandigarh Times.
9. Amrit Maan
Amrit Maan is yet another famous Punjabi singer who has been loved the most by the fans. Amrit Maan is also a lyricist and an actor, Desi Da Drum, Trending Nakhra, and combination are a few of his huge hits. And did you know, that Amit started his career by writing his first song Jatt Fire Karda which received a ton of appreciation and has been sung by Dilijit Dosanjh?
10. Millind Gaba
Millind Gaba is the tenth-most famous Punjabi singer who sang popular songs like Nazar Lag Jayegi, She Don’t Know, and Yaar Mod Do. Millind Gaba is also a famous Rapper, Lyricist, Music Producer, and also actor who has worked in Bollywood and Pollywood.