Jaani (songwriter)

Jaani Johan (born 25 May 1989) 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.[1][2]

Jaani
Born (1989-05-25) 25 May 1989 (age 31)
OriginGidderbaha, Punjab[1]
Genres
Occupation(s)Songwriter, music composer
Years active2012-Present
Labels
  • Speed Records
  • Desi Melodies
  • T-Series
  • Mad 4 Music
  • White Hill music
Associated acts

Early lifeEdit

Jaani was born as Jaani Johan on 25 May 1989.[3][4] He has a diploma in Hotel Management.[3]

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 as an English recreation of soch with the name 'Without You (Soch)' was produced by T-Series which featured English vocals as well as music and English lyrics by Vaibhav Saxena.[5]

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". 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 Gippy Grewal, Sukh e, Jassie Gill, Ammy Virk, Diljit Dosanjh, Harrdy Sandhu, Prabh Gill, Amrinder Gill, Kamal Khan, Sunanda Sharma, Guri, Avvy Sra, Arshhh and many more.[citation needed]

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
12 O Kithe Kamal Khan
13 Yaar Matlabi Karan Benipal
14 Paani Yuvraj Hans
15 All Black Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz Feat Raftaar Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
16 Horn Blow Hardy Sandhu 2016 B Praak
17 Surma To Sandals Ammy Virk
18 Do Din Manraaj
19 Dard Sonu Nigam T-Series, Jeet Ganguli
20 Marijuana Hardik Trehan B Praak
21 Oscar Gippy Grewal
22 Ik Vaari Hor Soch Le (Debut track of Harish Verma) Harish Verma
23 Hauli Hauli BIG Dhillon
24 Gabroo Jassi Gill Preet Hundal
25 Suicide Sukhe Musical Doctorz B Praak
26 Bacha Prabh Gill
27 Backbone Hardy Sandhu
28 Pucheya Na Karo Sammy Singh
29 Ghat Boldi Gippy Grewal
30 Subha Subha Ranvir
31 Do You Know Diljit Dosanjh
32 Kudiye Snapchat Waliye Ranvir Feat Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz 2017 Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
33 Star B Jay Randhawa Feat Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
34 Mann Bharya (Debut Track Of B Praak) B Praak B Praak
35 Yaar Ve Harish Verma
36 Oye Hoye Oye Hoye Jaz Dhami
37 Car Nachdi Gippy Grewal Feat Bohemia
38 Qismat Ammy Virk
39 Gall Goriye Maninder Buttar Feat Raftaar Raftaar
40 Superstar Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
41 Violin Arshhh Feat Roach Killa B Praak
42 Bewafaai B Praak
43 Jimmy Choo Choo Guri Feat Ikka
44 Yaar Ni Milya Hardy Sandhu
45 Jaani Tera Naa Sunanda Sharma Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
46 Guitar Sikhda Jassi Gill B Praak
47 Naah Hardy Sandhu
48 Nai Shad Da Gippy Grewal Jay K (Jassi Katyal)
49 Mill Lo Na Guri Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
50 Insane Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
51 Dil Ton Black Jassi Gill feat Badshah 2018 B Praak
52 Gallan Teriyan Avvy Sra Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
53 Hath Chumme Ammy Virk B Praak
54 Bamb Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz Feat Badshah Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
55 Sooraj Gippy Grewal B Praak
56 Mastaani B Praak
57 Morni Sunanda Sharma Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
58 Kaun Hoyega B Praak. Divya Bhatt B Praak
59 Mai Terra Akshay Babbal Rai ft Bohemia
60 Fakira Gurnam Bhullar
61 Dholna B Praak
62 Nikle Currant Jassi Gill and Neha Kakkar Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
63 Pasand Jatt Di Ammy Virk
64 Kya Baat Ay Hardy Sandhu B Praak
65 Hath Chumme (Cover) B Praak ft. Jaani
66 Teri Khamiyan Akhil
67 Pinjraa Gurnazar Chattha
68 I Need Yaa Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
69 Coka Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz 2019 Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
70 Rabba Ve B Praak B Praak
71 Ve Pathra Gursaaz
72 Sandal Sunanda Sharma Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
73 Gali Da Gunda Sahiba B Praak
74 Jaani Ve Jaani Jaani ft. Afsana Khan Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
75 Nain Tere B Praak
76 Rona Sikhade Ve Miel B Praak
77 Hawaa Grann Sidhu
78 Pachtaoge Arijit Singh
79 Wah Wai Wahh Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz & Neha Kakkar Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
80 Dil Mangdi Jazzy B
81 Laare Maninder Buttar B Praak
82 Kalla Changa Ninja
83 Filhall B Praak
84 Yaad Piya Ki Aane Lagi Neha Kakkar Tanishk Bagchi
85 Dance Like Harrdy Sandhu B Praak
86 Duji Vaar Pyar[6] Sunanda Sharma Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
87 Where Baby Where Gippy Grewal 2020
88 Qubool A Hashmat Sultana B Praak
89 Jaan Deyan Ge Ammy Virk
90 Channa Ve B Praak
91 Ammi Kamal Khan
92 Jannat B Praak
93 Galib
94 Shukriya
95 Jinke Liye Neha Kakkar
96 Kuch Bhi Ho Jaye B Praak
97 Video Bana De Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz ft.Aastha Gill Sukh-E Muzical Doctorz
98 Naam Tulsi Kumar ft.Millind Gaba Nirmaan
99 Bandeya Gurjot S.Kaler B Praak
100 Taaron Ke Shehar Jubin Nautiyal and Neha Kakkar Jaani

BollywoodEdit

  • 2016 Airlift[2] 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 him and B Praak for the film Bala, it was titled "Naah Goriye" and was sung by Harrdy Sandhu and Swasti Mehul Jain.[7]
  • 2019, his song "Jaani Tera Naa" was recreated as "Mummy Nu Pasand" for the film Jai Mummy Di by Tanishk Bagchi.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 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.
  2. ^ 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.
  3. ^ a b "Jaani's first song never got released". The Times of India. 25 May 2020. Retrieved 19 August 2020.
  4. ^ "Birthday Special! Jaani: Top seven songs by the lyricist that touched hearts". The Times of India. 25 May 2018. Retrieved 19 August 2020.
  5. ^ "Without You (Soch) Song Teaser {{|}} Vaibhav Saxena Ft. Hardy Sandhu". YouTube. T-Series. Retrieved 19 August 2020.
  6. ^ "Sunanda Sharma and Jaani to come together for an album - Times of India". The Times of India. 8 June 2020. Retrieved 19 August 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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