Month in Review - April 2018 (Hindi Music)

April was an exciting month for Hindi cinema. Strong performances by two of Bollywood’s leading actors (Varun Dhawan in October and Irrfan Khan in Blackmail), and two memorable roles by exciting newcomers (Banita Sandhu in the aforementioned October and Ishaan Khatter in Above the Clouds), demonstrate the vibrancy of the Hindi film industry’s present and future.

Aside from Bollywood’s technical and narrative achievements, the music released this month was both beautiful and inspiring. Here, we shortlist the songs, artists, and playlists that rocked the charts in April 2018.

Song of the Month
Atif Aslam – “O Saathi

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With over 9.5 million plays, “O Saathi” from Baaghi 2 was the #1 song on Saavn, across all languages.

Album of the Month
October

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Songs by Armaan Malik, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Sunidhi Chauhan, and Monali Thakur illuminated this tale of contemporary romance.

Playlist of the Month
Unplugged

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Saavn fans loved listening to unplugged versions of some all-time favorites, including: Dil Diyan Gallan by Neha Kakkar, Channa Mereya by Arijit Singh, and Tere Mere by Armaan Malik.

Artist of the Month
Neha Kakkar

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Neha Kakkar dominated April. She was the #1 female singer on Saavn, with listeners collectively playing her songs more than 19 million times.

Can’t get enough of Hindi film music? You can listen to all the latest New Releases here.

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