Most of us love listening to songs while driving to work or even on long road trips. Listening to your favourite songs while driving has its own benefits. For starters, it keeps you from getting bored while being stuck in slow-moving traffic. Also, listening to peppy songs on long drives keeps you upbeat and away from sleepiness. Thanks to many advancements in the In Car Entertainment (ICE) systems, it’s fairly easy for most car users to listen to their favourite songs whenever they want to. Also, there are at least half a dozen radio stations that make it a point to keep you entertained throughout your journey. Today, on World Music Day, we decided to find out the top 10 Hindi & English songs car drivers are listening to.
After checking out the chartbusters on popular music streaming platforms like Gaana, Wynk, and Saavan, we contacted some of our friends from across the country to know about the songs they’ve been playing in their cars of late. After accumulating all the data, we’ve realized that these are the top 10 songs that most of the car drivers have been listening to these days.
Bom Diggy Diggy
Bom Diggy Diggy is a popular track from the recent Bollywood blockbuster ‘Sonu ke Titu ki Sweety’. This song has been sung by Zack Night and Jasmin Walia. It features actors Kartik Aaryan and Sunny Singh in its official video.
Tareefan is a latest song from Badshah that has been used in Bollywood movie Veere Di Wedding. It features famous Bollywood actresses Kareena Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor.
Kala Chashma is a remake of an old Punjabi track that has been used in the movie Kala Chashma. The song’s video features Siddharth Malhotra and Katrina Kaif.
Ban Ja Rani
“Ban Ja Rani” has been composed by Guru Randhawa and Rajat Nagpal and has been sung by Randhawa himself. It has been used in Bollywood movie ‘Tumhari Sulu’. This movie features famous actress Vidya Balan.
Chhote Chhote Peg
“Chhote Chhote Peg” is another remake of an old Punjabi song that has been used in a Bollywood movie. This song is one of the latest party anthems and is even popular among car drivers. It’s sung by Yo Yo Honey Singh, Neha Kakkar and Navraj Hans The highlight of this song is Yo Yo Honey Singh’s unmissable rap. The video features Kartik Aaryan, Nushrat Bharucha and Sunny Singh.
Singer Ananya Birla’s Circles came out earlier this month and has quickly become one of the most popular international tracks of recent times. For the uninitiated, Ananya Birla is an Indian singer, songwriter and entrepreneur.
Girls Like You
Maroon 5 is among the most popular music bands of recent times. Its “Girls Like You” was released on June 5, 2018 and is the third single featuring American rapper Cardi B. It’s among the most popular driving songs at the moment.
“Lean On” has been one of the biggest global hits of recent times. Its peppy beats also make it a favourite of many car users. Lean On has been recorded by American electronic music group Major Lazer and French producer DJ Snake.
Despacito is another major global hit that seems to be a favourite of many Indian car drivers. It has been sung by Puerto Rican singer Luis Fonsi and features famous Puerto Rican rapper Daddy Yankee.
Live it up
Live It Up” has been sung by Puerto Rican singer Nicky Jam and features famous American rapper-actor-producer Will Smith and also Kosovar singer Era Istrefi. It has been chosen as the official song for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. The song is fast gaining popularity among party-goers and car drivers alike.