It’s a well-known fact that loud, catchy numbers are what Indian weddings are made of – apart from a healthy dose of Sabyasachi and biryani. From DJs to traditional fare like tabla and guitar performances alongside bands that do covers or original music, it’s all about blending tradition with new-age sounds and creating a contemporary vibe. What’s big is the dancing, which in turn means the right playlist. So we picked out the top 20 songs that really define the quintessential Indian wedding playlist – whether it’s the baraat dancing or the Sangeet night couple performances.
For the bride’s performance
For the bride, it’s all about creating the right ambience and mood with her music – that means, softer notes, romantic slow songs that also add a bit of fun to the mix.
A good mix would be one that has both romantic songs and those that showcase some great couple moves.
It’s not easy finding music for the entire family to dance on – but some classic Punjabi numbers coupled with old school remixes should suffice.
Your best friends are all about naughty fun and the songs you pick need to reflect that. We picked out some that are evergreen and the rest are, well, easy to choreograph
This one’s a bit tricky since most grooms find it hard to find a tune that matches their dancing skills to their emotions. But we managed to find a few that work for their style.