Sandeep Shirodkar

Sandeep Shirodkar is an Indian film score composer, music director and record producer.[1] He has also worked as an arranger of songs for other composers.[2]

He has composed background scores for notable films like Dabangg, Bodyguard, Once Upon A Time in Mumbaai and Prince.

He has recently debuted as an original song composer. Sandeep along with Anu Malik composed the Chalti Hai Kya 9 Se 12 remake, Unchi Hai Building 2.0remake for Judwaa 2.

Early life and careerEdit

Sandeep's father Hemant Shirodkar, was a sessions musician who played guitar for the famous yesteryear composer duo, Kalyanji–Anandji . As a child, Sandeep used to frequently accompany his father at session recordings.

He learnt to play the synthesizer from his father at the age of seven. Sandeep's professional career as a musician started when he played at his first recording session at the age of 12. He soon realized that this was what he was going to do in life; make music.

Sandeep also apprenticed under composer Viju Shah (son of Shri Kalyanji), whom he regards as his ‘Guru’.[3]

Partial filmography as Background Score ComposerEdit

Below listed films are in Hindi language.

Year Film Notes
2010 Prince
2010 Once Upon A Time in Mumbaai
2010 Dabangg
2011 Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji
2011 Thank You
2011 Ready
2011 Bodyguard
2011 Desi Boyz
2011 The Dirty Picture
2012 Players
2012 C Kkompany
2012 Housefull 2
2012 Teri Meri Kahaani
2012 Ajab Gazabb Love
2013 Dabangg 2
2013 Himmatwala
2013 Chashme Baddoor
2013 Ramaiya Vastavaiya
2013 Once Upon ay Time in Mumbai Dobaara!
2013 Boss
2014 Main Tera Hero
2014 Samrat & Co.
2014 Humshakals
2014 Raja Natwarlal
2015 Phir Se...
2015 Singh Is Bliing
2014 Heropanti
2016 Azhar
2016 One Night Stand
2017 Machine
2017 Judwaa 2
2019 Total Dhamaal
2019 Dabangg 3
2020 Tanhaji

Original SongsEdit

Year Film Song Singer(s) Writer(s) Notes
2017 Judwaa 2 "Chalti Hai Kya 9 se 12" remake Dev Negi, Neha Kakkar Dev Kohli with Anu Malik
"Unchi Hai Building 2.0" remake Anu Malik, Neha Kakkar
2018 Baaghi 2 "Mundiyan" remake Navraj Hans, Palak Muchhal Ginny Diwan with Punjabi MC
"Ek Do Teen" remake Shreya Ghoshal, Parry G Javed Akhtar original by Laxmikant–Pyarelal
2019 Thackeray Thackeray Theme Himself Instrumental
Housefull 4 The Bhoot Song Mika Singh, Farhad Samji Farhad Samji, Vayu with Farhad Samji
Satellite Shankar Jai He Salman Ali Manoj Muntashir



  1. ^ "Sandeep Shirodkar". IMDb.
  2. ^ "Hit Songs". Sandeep Shirodkar. Retrieved 22 April 2018.
  3. ^ "Profile". Sandeep Shirodkar. Retrieved 22 April 2018.
  4. ^ a b "Awards". Sandeep Shirodkar. Retrieved 22 April 2018.
  5. ^ "Winners - Mirchi Music Award Hindi 2010".