It’s not been so long as the Naagin composer Vayu is on a roll with his music. When making a list of the quirkiest and the most catchy songs in recent times like the pop sensation Naagin, or the filmy numbers – Twist Kamariya (Bareilly ki Barfi), Beat Pe Booty (Munna Michael), Banno (Tanu Weds Manu Returns) – Vayu has been connecting well with his audience.
Vayu, who started as a lyricist, has carved a place for himself as one of the favourite party song composers and is also garnering love from the audience as a singer. Known for his quirky lyrics and upbeat music, Vayu has got the nation hook, hook, hook, hooked to his tunes.
Singing along his tunes:
With lyrics so catchy and tunes so groovy, bachon se leke, budho tak everyone knows his songs and are sure to sing them along as it plays. Who would have thought that Banno ka swagger sexy hoga but the musical maverick not just used the most commonly used words for a song but also teamed it up with a tune that sticks to your mind!
Over the decade, Vayu has worked on various films like Tanu Weds Manu Returns, Shubh Mangal Savdhaan, Munna Michael, Bareilly Ki Barfi, Tumhari Sulu, Gold, Stree amongst many others carving a unique identity for himself. While exploring the varied genres of music and entertainment with pop music for songs like Naagin, Thug Ranjha, Maserati, Vayu has also lent a helping hand to budding artists, treating the listeners with some of the best chartbusters. The versatile music artist has also been the brain behind the funky jingle of a leading radio channel and his petition to “bajaate raho” won his song Gold for the ‘Best Radio Jingle’.
A long list of fans:
Having worked with various musical talents like composers Tanishk Bagchi and Sachin-Jigar, or his pop collaborations with Akasa, Aastha Gill, and Puri, Vayu has simply become one of the favourite artists to work with. Not just the music fraternity but even Deepika Padukone, Shilpa Shetty and even Major Lazer are fans of his Naagin, the international DJ trio, in fact, is playing it in their sets across the globe!
Rocking Bollywood as well as the pop-world equally, versatile music talent Vayu has got us asking what’s next?