Sidhu Moose Wala: 5 songs that defined the artist
May 30, 2022, 2:43 p.m.
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Shubhdeep Singh Sidhu popularly known as Sidhu Moose Wala enjoyed immense popularity among young people especially in Punjab.
His chartbusters gave him “legendary” status and helped cement him a lingering position in the Punjabi musical landscape.
Before his blossoming career was cut short on Sunday, he blessed us with many successes during his brief but phenomenal journey.
Here are five of those songs.
One of his first resounding successes, so high gained popularity within days of its release.
So far, the 3:54 minute song has garnered over 48 million views on YouTube and has been played 2, 99, 93, 123 times on music app JioSaavn.
Both written and performed by the late singer, it was produced by Byg Byrd and music label Humble Music.
Moose Wala, who was known to be immensely attached to his native roots and parents, wrote and performed this song for his mother on her birthday.
The song not only tugs at the heartstrings due to its intense emotional quotient, but also features his real mother.
When uploading the song to YouTube, he wrote, “I love you mom. Happy birthday to you.”
Part of his hit album PBX1star musical actor Sonakshi Sharma with Moose Wala.
Directed by Rahul Chahal (Heart attack), musical director Snappy (Girlfriend) composed the melody.
It was produced by music giant T-Series.
The song reached number 11 on the UK Asian Music Chart, as well as entering the Apple Music 2010 Punjabi Essentials playlist.
Moose Wala fans have often called it a “legend” and this title finds its roots here.
Both written and sung by the 28-year-old player, the music video for Legend was directed by Sukaran Pathak.
Like his other artistic creations, it was also a huge hit, with over 13 million views on YouTube.
This song had come after a six-month break.
This song has the distinction of being among the top five on the YouTube World Music Chart.
Also co-starring singer Amrit Maan, it focused on praising the Punjabi community and their committed and relentless fights against injustice.
The video, which is approximately five minutes long, was met with adulation and support from his fans, who quickly flooded YouTube’s comments section praising the singer.