1. Diljit Dosanjh
A popular singer as well as an actor in Punjabi Industry, Diljit Dosanjh. Currently, he is a judge on the reality singing show Rising Star, which is a first show based on live auditions concept. Previously, this singer was limited to the Punjabi Industry only, but now he is a making his mark in Bollywood with some of his eye-catching performance. His songs are present in various Bollywood movies like Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya, Mere Dad Ki Maruti, Yamla Pagla Deewana 2, Singh Is Bling and Udta Punjab in which the song from Singh Is Bling that is “Tung Tung Baje” is pretty famous. Now, he will be seen as an actor in a Hindi movie, Phillauri which is going to release on 24th March 2017.
2. Yo Yo Honey Singh
The famous rapper’s real name is Hirdesh Singh. He studies music from the UK and started his career as a music director. Afterward, he collaborated with many Punjabi singers and contributed much to the Punjabi Industry. One of his excellent works includes his album International Villager which gained him success. In spite of all this, he is always involved in a controversy regarding his songs.Now, He is contributing to Bollywood since 2011. Some of his works in Bollywood includes Lonely Lonely, Party On My Mind, Lungi Dance, Chaar Botal Vodka, Yaar Na Miley and much more. His recent song from Bollywood was Aankhon Aankhon from Bhaag Johnny. He is currently shooting for a Hindi movie Aisha.
3. Imran Khan
Imran Khan, a songwriter and Punjabi singer from Pakistan. He is ruling Punjabi hip-hop. He came into existence after his first single Ni Nachleh which was released in 2007. After that, he worked on his album Unforgettable which gained a massive amount of success. Afterward he gave us many singles which were also hit. His first Bollywood contribution was Let’s Celebrate from movie Tevar which featured Arjun Kapoor and Sonakshi Sinha. Let’s hope for some more excellent work coming from his side.
4. Gurdas Mann
Gurdas Mann is a respected artist of Punjabi Industry. He has acted in various Punjabi Movies and also gave his voice to many popular songs. He collaborated with Diljit Dosanjh for a song “Ki Banu Dunia Da” for coke studio and this song ruled the internet. He also contributed in Bollywood with his voice which includes one of his notable song Challa.
5. Daler Mehndi
Daler Singh, which is popularly known by his stage name Daler Mehndi. He is credited for making Bhangra popular everywhere. He has given many hits like Ho jayegi Balle Balle and Bolo Tara Ra Ra etc.His Bollywood works which are very commendable are Na Na Na Na Na re from Mrityudata, Zor ka jhatka from Action Replayy, Aila re Aila from Khatta Meetha.
6. Mika Singh
Amrik Singh, famous by his stage name Mika Singh. The singer which always wears Black Goggles does not matter what time of day it is. He sang many Punjabi Songs and is also famous for some controversies throughout his life. His some of the commendable Bollywood works are Singh Is King, Mauja Hi Mauja, Dhanno.
7. Bilal Saeed
Bilal Saeed, another Pakistani renowned singer on this list, He began his career as a music composer. He gained success after releasing has album Twelve in 2012, which has not a single average or flop song. His prominent works of Bollywood are Mohabbat Yeh from Ishqedarriyaan and Khair mangdi in modified form in Baar Baar Dekho.
Harbhajan Mann is an actor and Punjabi folk and Bhangra singer. He started singing in 1980 while studying. He sang Punjabi version of Shahrukh Khan’s Fan title song which was purely commendable work and the song was overwhelming because of his perfect Punjabi accent.
9. Babbu Mann
Babbu Mann, another famous personality of Punjabi Industry in this list. He has done prominent work overall. Everyone must be enjoying songs like Challa from Crook but few knows that it is his voice behind that song, He has worked in other Bollywood movies like Khel, Chalte Chalte, Vaada Raha, Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster.
10. Jasbir Jassi