The Bollywood industry has a lot of talent which needs to come in the spotlight. There are so many talented artists in the industry, who deserve so much more for the work they’ve done. One of such talented artists is Papon. He has given Bollywood some of the best hits! We must count him in one of those singers, who’ll manage to touch our hearts with his soulful voice, even if it’s sung in a different language. But you see? That’s the beauty of art, isn’t it? Touching all the hearts.
He’s blessed with the voice that’s raw. He doesn’t just sing Bollywood music but is also known for singing folk songs. He is one of those singers that you would want to listen to to make your heart feel light. With his beautiful voice, he’ll melt all your sorrow. With his voice, you’ll fall in love.
Papon is one of those talented singers for whom music doesn’t end at singing. Blessed with an amazing voice, he also plays different instruments, and is also a composer!
Here is a list of 10 songs sung by Papon that you just can’t take off your playlist!
1. Tum Itna Jo Muskura Rahe Ho, MTV Unplugged
Definitely there is no replacement to the classic voice of Jagjit Singh. But Papon definitely stole your heart with his voice when he gave a beautiful tribute to Jagjit Singh.
2. Ranjish He Sahi, MTV Unplugged
This beautiful ghazal is originally sung by one of the talented singers – Mehdi Hassan!
The ghazal is the voice of every broken heart. One of the most famous and loved ghazals!
To take you back to the times of ghazals, Papon chose to sung Ranjish He Sahi, and you cannot just stop listening to it.
3. Kaun Mera, Special 26
Before we come to the voice behind, let’s take a moment and appreciate the beautiful words of this song. Irshad Kamil has never disappointed with his words. With so much of pain and love together, no one could sing it this beautifully other than Papon.
4. Moh Moh Ke Dhaage, Dum Laga Ke Haisha
The music, the words, the voice, everything about this song will calm your heart. If you’re in a mood to listen to something light, Papon’s voice is all you need to hear.
5. Jiyen Kyun, Dum Maro Dum
It’s been almost 7 years to this song and still this isn’t off your playlist! This was Papon’s first big song in Bollywood and he has been ruling so many hearts ever since.
6. Kyon, Barfi
Kyon so good, Papon? Just like the movie, this song was a hit!
7. Tokari – folk song of Assam, Coke Studio Season 2
Once you hear him sing here, you definitely can’t take this song off your list. It won’t take much time to fall in love with the folk song of Assam!
8. Maula Sun Le Re, Madras Cafe
Deep and soulful. Papon is a blessing to the industry, there’s no doubt in that.
9. Mohabbat Karne Wale, MTV Unplugged
This song has to top your playlist!
10. Jhuk Na Paunga, Raid
It takes heart touching words, beautiful music, and soulful voice to make your heart “feel” the song. Papon is definitely one of those rare artists who’ll melt your heart in tears with his voice.
A musician that Bollywood must never lose. Papon’s fans call him a blessing to the industry, and we cannot not agree with them.
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