Wedding songs

Music Some DJs and musicians talk about their must-see wedding songs

DJ Aaditya: Ban Ja Rani by Guru Randhawa and Sauda Khara Khara

“For the groom’s entrance, I will definitely play Sauda khara khara and somewhere in the middle of my set I will play Ban ja rani, which is a very catchy song, especially on wedding days,” he says.

DJ Akash Rohira: Jugnu from Badshah and Bijlee Bijlee from Harrdy sandhu

“I chose Jugnu because it is immensely popular and in high demand and Bijlee is a popular Punjabi number and is an instant hit again,” he said.

DJ Girish: Gallan Goodiyaan and his lover

“For Mehendi, I will play Gallan goodiyaan because there is a family dance vibe and the families of the bride and groom can get together for a dance jam and the choreography is so easy that everyone can resume the dance steps. For Sangeet, Lover by Diljit Dosanjh will be a success. The song is focused on young people, it has an urban vibe and the Punjabi lyrics fit in well, ”says DJ Girish.

DJ Koyel: Laal Ghaghra and Oh ho ho ho

“Punjabi and Bollywood dance songs are always a hit at weddings. So songs like Laal ghaghra and Oh ho ho ho always put people in dance mode, ”explains DJ Koyel.

DJ Ritika: Veera and Morni Banke

“Punjabi songs bring a flavor of pleasure and inflate the mood. But a song like Banna re by Mellow D is something I would play for the groom because it has a traditional feel, ”says DJ Ritika.

Rohan Ganguli: White Wedding by Billy Idol and November Rain by Guns N ‘Roses

“The two songs are a wonderful combination of wedding and rock music (though not necessarily very romantic). I heard these songs when I was a child and associated them with weddings, ”says Rohan Ganguli.

The Mel Samuel Blues Band: When A Man Loves A Woman by Michael Bolton and At Last by Etta James

“These lyrical and musical masterpieces highlight the emotions that fill the air at a wedding. You smiled, you smiled, Oh and the spell was cast… so healthy, ”the band members say.

DJ Sneha Dargarh: Sauda Khara Khara and Morni Banke

“At a wedding I had played these two songs with a dhol and it was really fun. There was a great feeling because the dhol is important in Indian weddings, ”says DJ Sneha Dargarh.