Punjabi songs are songs from Punjab and even parts of Pakistan that was originally part of Punjab. Punjabi songs are on every ones lip. Everyone wants to groove to the music, not only in India but all over the world people are getting more and fonder of the foot tapping punjabi numbers. Bhangra music which is a form of Punjabi music is also gaining popularity every day all over the world; nightclubs in most part of the world play bhangra songs.
These songs have crossed the language barrier and even people who do not understand the language are playing the song and dancing to it. These numbers have so much energy in them that when you listen to them, it is almost like your hands and legs have a mind of their own and start moving. Such is the power of Punjabi music.
There are many singers who are responsible for introducing Punjabi music to the people outside Punjab and making it popular with them. Daler Mehndi is one such singer. Songs sung by him became very popular and they pushed Punjabi music to another level of popularity and people who did not understand the language were also listening to it all the time. Suddenly, Punjabi music was a rage all over the country and you could not pass through a single pub or night club without listening to strains of Punjabi music.
Mika singh, Milkat singh, Gurdass Mann and Kailash kher are few of the other singers who popularised Punjabi music. The lyrics of the Punjabi songs range from serious topics of praising all their martyred heroes and their religious rituals to fun filled songs talking about getting drunk and teasing ladies and talking about dupattas.
Punjabi songs have come a song way in the past decade or so from being played in areas of Punjab with simple instruments like the dhol, tumbi, sarangi, sapera, dafli and damru to being heard all over the world and becoming the face of Asian music abroad and being recorded on an entire orchestra. These songs are available for free download on the internet. Free MP3 download is also available. You can listen to this music online or else download it on to your computer and listen to it when ever you want for free. So go ahead and great your own Punjabi music album.