From Bollywood to YouTube: Dheere Dheere Se featuring Hrithik Roshan and Sonam kapoor has finally moved ahead of Kolaveri Di in the list of most watched Indian videos on YouTube.
The song is directed by Ahmed khan and the composition and singing part is headed by the singing sensation Yo Yo Honey Singh. It has gathered 102,230,765 views up till now. It is the second Indian song to gather more than 100 million views, other being Kolaveri Di.
Song is a remix and modified version of original song with the same name from the popular film Aashiqui. The older version was a big hit then as well and was a part of Aashiqui album which became the highest selling album ever in Bollywood. Even with these brilliant numbers Indian composers and singers must work harder to match up the music industry of Hollywood.
Top ten Indian songs on YouTube with highest views are:
- Dheere Dheere Se – 102,230,765 views (sung by Honey Singh, starring Hrithik Roshan and Sonam Kapoor)
- Kolaveri Di – 101,541,501 views (A Dhanush starrer and sung by himself, it is only among few songs from South Indian cinema which made a huge impact among Hindi audiences)
- Kaliyon Ka Chaman – 97,731,920 views (A remix of a famous old Hindi song, it is proved to be a dark horse among all as its inclusion and number of views have amazed many)
- Tum Hi Ho – 81,258,787 views (Arguably the new love anthem of current decade)
- Exotic – 79,003,778 views (A milestone that an Indian singer have set in international territory – sung by Priyanka Chopra)
- Kamli – 77,466,073 views (Song itself and Katrina’s performance, both were highly praised by critics and audiences)
- Subha Hone Na – 76,163,999 views (A naughty song from an average performed movie, but it is still popular among masses even after four years of release)
- Blue Eyes – 74,731,064 views (Yo Yo’s one of the best songs till date)
- Baby Doll – 72,094,123 views (From party to weddings, this song is a must one in every playlist, sung by elegant Kanika Kapoor)
- Zaroori Tha – 69,925,283 views (A brilliant melody by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan featuring Khushal Tandon and Gauhar Khan)