Jaani (songwriter)

Jaani is an Indian songwriter and music composer associated with Punjabi and Hindi language songs. He is known for his work with music director B Praak on songs like Qismat, Mann Bharrya, Hath Chumme, Naah, Kaun Hoyega, Soch, Kya Baat Ay, Pachtaoge and Filhall.[2][3]

Jaani
Jaani
Jaani (right), with Akshay Kumar (left) and B Praak (center) shooting for the music video "Filhall"
Background information
Born25 May[1]
OriginGidderbaha, Punjab[2]
Genres
Occupation(s)Songwriter, music composer
Years active2012-Present
Labels
  • Speed Records
  • Desi Melodies
  • T-Series
  • Mad 4 Music
  • White Hill music
Associated acts

CareerEdit

He started his career with a religious song, "Sant Sipahi", in 2012. However, he gained fame after song "Soch", sung by Harrdy Sandhu and composed by B Praak. The music video of this song was directed by Arvindr Khaira. A Hindi version of "Soch" was released as well.

Since "Soch", B Praak, Jaani, Arvindr Khaira, and Harrdy Sandhu have worked as a team, producing blockbuster Punjabi songs, such as "Joker", "Backbone" , "HornBlow" , "Naah" , "Yaar Ni Mileya" and "Kya Baat Ay".[4][5]

His album Shayar with composer B Praak released in 2015, which includes tracks like "Taara" by Ammy Virk, "Ik Saal" by Jassie Gill and "Naa Ji Naa" by Hardy Sandhu, was a huge hit. He has collaborated with singers like Sukh e, Jassie Gill, Ammy Virk, Diljit Dosanjh, Harrdy Sandhu, Prabh Gill, Amrinder Gill, Kamal Khan, Gippy Grewal, Sunanda Sharma, Guri, Avvy Sra, Arshhh and many more.

His song "Jaani Tera Naa" by Sunanda Sharma was the first song ever named after a lyricist[citation needed] and recently song crossed 200 million views. He was the man behind the songs of the movie Qismat starring Ammy Virk and Sargun Mehta in the lead roles.

He has started his own music label known as Desi melodies with filmmaker Arvindr Khaira and musician B praak.[citation needed]

DiscographyEdit

S. No Song Singer Year Music
1 Soch Hardy Sandhu 2013 B Praak
2 Joker Hardy Sandhu 2014
3 Saree Wali Girl Girik Aman
4 Ik Saal Jassi Gill
5 Taara Ammy Virk 2015
6 Jaguar Sukh E Muzical Doctorz Feat Bohemia Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
7 Go Baby Go RONNIE B Praak
8 Supna Amrinder Gill
9 Naa Ji Naa Hardy Sandhu
10 Mere Kol Prabh Gill
11 O Kithe Kamal Khan
12 Yaar Matlabi Karan Benipal
13 Paani Yuvraj Hans
14 All Black Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz Feat Raftaar Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
15 Horn Blow Hardy Sandhu 2016 B Praak
16 Surma To Sandals Ammy Virk
17 Do Din Manraaj
18 Dard Sonu Nigam T-Series, Jeet Ganguli
19 Marijuana Hardik Trehan B Praak
20 Oscar Gippy Grewal
21 Ik Vaari Hor Soch Le (Debut track of Harish Verma) Harish Verma
22 Hauli Hauli BIG Dhillon
23 Gabroo Jassi Gill Preet Hundal
24 Suicide Sukhe Musical Doctorz B Praak
25 Bacha Prab Gill
26 Backbone Hardy Sandhu
27 Pucheya Na Karo Sammy Singh
28 Ghat Boldi Gippy Grewal
29 Subha Subha Ranvir
30 Do You Know Diljit Dosanjh
31 Kudiye Snapchat Waliye Ranvir Feat Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz 2017 Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
32 Star B Jay Randhawa Feat Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
33 Mann Bharya (Debut Track Of B Praak) B Praak B Praak
34 Yaar Ve Harish Verma
35 Oye Hoye Oye Hoye Jaz Dhami
36 Car Nachdi Gippy Grewal Feat Bohemia
37 Qismat Ammy Virk
38 Gall Goriye Manninder Buttar Feat Raftaar Raftaar
39 Superstar Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
40 Violin Arshhh Feat Roach Killa B Praak
41 Bewafaai B Praak
42 Jimmy Choo Choo Guri Feat Ikka
43 Yaar Ni Milya Hardy Sandhu
44 Jaani Tera Naa Sunanda Sharma Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
45 Guitar Sikhda Jassi Gill B Praak
46 Naah Hardy Sandhu
47 Nai Shad Da Gippy Grewal Jay K (Jassi Katyal)
48 Mill Lo Na Guri Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
49 Insane Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
50 Dil Ton Black Jassi Gill feat Badshah 2018 B Praak
51 Gallan Teriyan Avvy Sra Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
52 Hath Chumme Ammy Virk B Praak
53 Bamb Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz Feat Badshah Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
54 Sooraj Gippy Grewal B Praak
55 Mastaani B Praak
56 Morni Sunanda Sharma Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
57 Kaun Hoyega B Praak. Divya Bhatt B Praak
58 Mai Terra Akshay Babbal Rai ft Bohemia
59 Fakira Gurnam Bhullar
60 Dholna B Praak
61 Nikle Currant Jassi Gill and Neha Kakkar Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
62 Pasand Jatt Di Ammy Virk
63 Kya Baat Ay Hardy Sandhu B Praak
64 Teri Khamiyan Akhil
65 Pinjraa Gurnazar Chattha
66 I Need Yaa Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
67 Coka Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz 2019 Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
68 Rabba Ve B Praak B Praak
69 Ve Pathra Gursaaz
70 Sandal Sunanda Sharma Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
71 Gali Da Gunda Sahiba B Praak
72 Jaani Ve Jaani Jaani ft. Afsana Khan Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
73 Nain Tere B Praak
74 Rona Sikhade Ve Miel B Praak
75 Hawaa Grann Sidhu
76 Pachtaoge Arijit Singh
77 Wah Wai Wahh Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz & Neha Kakkar Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
78 Dil Mangdi Jazzy B
79 Laare Maninder Buttar B Praak
80 Kalla Changa Ninja
81 Filhall B Praak
82 Yaad Piya Ki Aane Lagi Neha Kakkar Tanishk Bagchi
83 Dance Like Harrdy Sandhu B Praak
84 Duji Vaar Pyar Sunanda Sharma Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
85 Where Baby Where[6] Gippy Grewal 2020
86 Qubool A Hashmat Sultana B Praak
87 Jaan Deyan Ge Ammy Virk
88 Channa Ve B Praak
89 Ammi Kamal Khan
90 Jannat B Praak
91 Galib
92 Shukriya

BollywoodEdit

  • 2016 Airlift[3] Soch Na Sake - inspired by Jaani's Soch and is sung by Arijit Singh and Tulsi Kumar
  • 2016 "Dard" - Sung By Sonu Nigam and written by Jaani and Rashmi Virag
  • 2019, his song "Naah" was recreated by Sachin–Jigar for the film Bala, it was titled "Naah Goriye" and was sung by Harrdy Sandhu and Swasti Mehul Jain.His song "Naah" was remade for the film Bala as "Naah Goriye" with singer Swasti Mehul.[7]
  • 2019, his song "Jaani Tera Naa" was recreated as "Mummy Nu Pasand" for the film Jai Mummy Di by Tanishk Bagchi.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Speed Records (25 May 2017). "Jaani Birthday From Speed Records" – via YouTube.
  2. ^ a b "Punjabi singer Hardy Sandhu's track Soch became a rage when it hit the market in 2014". Tribune India. 11 January 2016. Retrieved 11 January 2016.
  3. ^ a b "The original version was sung by Hardy Sandhu, with composition by B Praak and lyrics by Jaani". The Times of India. 13 January 2017. Retrieved 24 March 2019.
  4. ^ "Lyricist : Jaani Songs Lyrics - Latest Hindi Songs Lyrics". Latest Hindi Songs Lyrics - Hindi Movie Song Lyrics - LyricsBogie.
  5. ^ "Lyricist : Jaani Songs Lyrics - Page 2 of 2 - Latest Hindi Songs Lyrics". Latest Hindi Songs Lyrics - Hindi Movie Song Lyrics - LyricsBogie.
  6. ^ "Where Baby Where (Full Video) Gippy Grewal ft. Amanda Cerny | Jaani | Sukhe | Bal Deo | Humble Music". YouTube. Retrieved 4 January 2020.
  7. ^ "'Bala' song 'Naah Goriye': Ayushmann Khurrana flaunts his sexy side with Punjabi superstar Sonam Bajwa - Times of India". The Times of India. 25 October 2019. Retrieved 13 November 2019.

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