Weddings are one of the most auspicious occasions of a person’s life. They are fun, they are emotionally charged, and they are really important. Music to play at weddings is a serious concern because the wrong choice makes the ceremony boring, and the right choice spices it up so much. So we thought, why not help you out by suggesting some Hindi songs for weddings? So here is a list of 20 Bollywood Hindi songs for weddings that will surely make the day so much more memorable.
1. Maahi Ve
This number from Kal Ho Naa Ho is filled with wedding celebrations and blessings showering in from all ends. The song was sung by Sadhana Sargam, Sujata Bhattacharya, Udit Narayan, Sonu Nigam, and Shankar Mahadevan in the music composed by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy. The song has guest appearances from Kajol and Rani Mukherjee along with the star cast Shah Rukh Khan, Preity Zinta, Saif Ali Khan, Jaya Bachchan, and so on.
2. Didi Tera Devar Deewana
This iconic song featured in the movie Hum Aapke Hai Koun, starring Madhuri Dixit, and Salman Khan. The flirting between the bride’s sister and groom’s brother makes for a hilariously entertaining sequence in the voices of Lata Mangeshkar, and S.P. Balasubramaniam.
3. Aaj Se Teri
When you see that the name of the composer of a song is Amit Trivedi, you already know that it’s going to be a great song. And to top it, you have Arijit Singh as the singer. This song from Padman features Akshay Kumar and Radhika Apte while the lyrics by Kausar Munir tell you how the groom is defining his responsibilities towards his wife describing his love and affection for her.
4. Mehndi Laga Ke Rakhna
This song from the classic Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jaayenge is sung by Lata Mangeshkar and Udit Narayan, where Shah Rukh Khan’s character tells Kajol’s character to tell her covertly about his plans to get married to her.
5. Saajanji Ghar Aaye
Saajanji Ghar Aaye from Kuch Kuch Hota Hai features Salman Khan and Kajol dancing before their wedding as the groom, Salman Khan’s character, enters the movie. Kumar Sanu, Alka Yagnik, and Kavita Krishnamurthy voiced the song.
6. Yeh Ladka Hai Allah
Kajol and Shah Rukh Khan dance at the wedding of the best friend of Kajol’s character. Shah Rukh’s character, Rahul, flirts with Kajol’s character, Anjali, while Anjali teasingly resists.
7. Gal Mitthi Mitthi Bol
This Punjabi number from Aisha is a fun track to shake your leg to on the dance floor. Composed by Amit Trivedi, and sung by Tochi Raina, this song will make you have loads of fun at the wedding.
8. Aye Meri Zohrajabeen
The anthem for the members of the older generation, how can weddings work without a performance of this song in Manna Dey’s voice and Ravi’s music. Balraj Sahni serenades Achala Sachdev in this 1965 song from Waqt and immortalised romance after marriage.
9. Sajnaji Vaari Vaari
Sajnaji Vaari Vaari is a must play at weddings from Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd., sung by Sunidhi Chauhan, and Shekhar Ravjiani in Vishal-Shekhar’s music. The high-energy song will compel you to dance and enjoy the party.
Dilbaro by Harshdeep Kaur, Shankar Mahadevan, and Vibha Saraf highlights the emotions of a daughter when she is leaving her house, and her beloved father, after marriage. The Raazi song in the music of Shankar Ehsaan Loy stars Alia Bhatt, Rajit Kapur, and Vicky Kaushal in the emotional sequence.
11. Chonch Ladhiyaan
Chonch Ladhiyaan in Jazim Sharma and Harshdeep Kaur’s voices features Taapsee Pannu, and Abhishek Bachchan, as their characters get used to married life. The song from Manmarziyaan is positive and beautiful.
12. Punjabi Wedding Song
Sunidhi Chauhan and Benny Dayal’s voice feature in this song from Hasee Toh Phasee composed by Vishal-Shekhar. Siddharth Malhotra and Parineeti Chopra dance at a family wedding and it is one of the best Hindi songs for weddings.
13. Yeh Galiyan Yeh Chaubara Yahaan Aana Naa Dobara
A 17 year old Padmini Kolhapure dances before her friends and family as she tells them that she is going away from them, making them emotional with her innocent words. Rishi Kapoor looks at her as she makes her mother, played by Nanda, emotional with words of separation. The song is from the movie Prem Rog, and is composed by Laxmikant-Pyarelal.
Kabira from Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani by Tochi Raina and Rekha Bhardwaj is one of the most popular Hindi songs for weddings. Kabira with its folksy feeling plays during Kalki Koechlin and Siddharth Roy Kapur’s characters’ wedding in the movie. Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone’s characters, who had just had their hearts broken, watch on as their best friend gets all happiness in her life. So this is a happy and heartbreaking song all in one and the singers, assisted by Pritam’s beautiful composition, accomplish the difficult task very successfully.
15. Morni Bannke
The dance number by Guru Randhawa and Neha Kakkar, featuring Ayushmann Khurrana and Sanya Malhotra, is from the movie Badhaai Ho. The song is a pure entertainer and will definitely raise the energy quotient at the wedding if played.
Banno from Tanu Weds Manu Returns is a wedding song praising the bride as the wedding preparations go on. The song features Kangana Ranaut and R. Madhavan along with others and is sung by Brijesh Shandilya and Swati Sharma.
This song from Kedarnath features Sushant Singh Rajput as he dances for Sara Ali Khan. The song is sung by Dev Negi and is composed by Amit Trivedi, written by Amitabh Bhattacharya.
18. Tere Dwaare Pe Aayi Baaraat
This sweet song from Vivah sees the characters of Shahid Kapoor and Amrita Rao getting married to each other as he supports her in her illness. The song makes you emotional as her father-like uncle, played by Alok Nath, bids her farewell as she leaves the house to go to her in laws’. The song was composed and written by Ravindra Jain and sung by Sudesh Bhonsle.
19. Nachde Ne Saare
This peppy dance number from Baar Baar Dekho is sung by Jasleen Royal, Harshdeep Kaur, and Siddharth Mahadevan, and composed by Jasleen Royal herself. It features Katrina Kaif as she dances to the energetic beats calling everyone to dance. This is a must have among the Hindi songs for weddings.
20. Nainowaale Ne
Nainowaale Ne is a beautiful song from Padmavat featuring Shahid Kapoor and Deepika Padukone as the characters cherish the spirit of love after he proposes marriage to her. The song is sung by Neeti Mohan, composed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, and written by Siddharth-Garima.
These are some of the bollywood Hindi songs for weddings that we think will play an important role in elevating the fun quotient of the ceremony. Which songs will you choose to keep in your playlist for a wedding? Let us know in the comments below.