Ankit Tiwari is a bollywood playback singer and music director. Ankit Tiwari was born in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. He belongs to family with musical background. Since early childhood he has fascination towards music and singing. He is trained in classical music. He started his career by composing jingles and background scores for T.V. programmes. In 2007 he came to Mumbai and met with Pradeep Sarkar who recognized his talent and gave him an opportunity to compose music for the film Do Dooni Chaar in 2010. Then after in 2011 he got the film Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster to compose music for it. In this film he also got the chance to sing a song. With this he started his musical journey in the bollywood.
In 2013, he released a song, “Sunn Raha Hai” from Aashiqui 2. With this he became so popular that he was nominated for a number of awards. In 2014, he team up with Mohit Suri for the film, “Ek Villain”, where he composed and sang the song “Galliyan”. This soulful song became the heart beat of every Indian and Ankit Tiwari became the star performer.
Top 10 Ankit Tiwari Songs 2016 List
- Galliyan (2014)
- Sunn Raha Hai (2013)
- Tu Jo Hai (2015)
- Yeh Dosti (2014)
- Tu Hai Ke Nahin (2015)
- Bheegh Loon (2015)
- Kaisa Hai Dard Mera (2014)
- Mat Ja Re (2015) – Tanu Weds Manu Returns
- Boond Boond (2015)
- Kuch Toh Hua Hai with Tulsi Kumar (2014)
List of Best Ankit Tiwari Songs
- Sheeshe Ka Samundar (2014)
- Dhoom Dhaam with Palak Muchhal (2014)
- Dil Darbadar (2014)
- Tequila Wakila with Shreya Ghoshal (2014)
- Punjabi Mast (2014)
- Jhatak Ke Nacho (2014)
- Aag Ka Dariya (2013)
- Falsafa Mera Falsafa with Debolina Bose (2014)
Ankit Tiwari New Songs 2015, 2016
- Sathia with Mehak Suri (2015) -Yaara Silly Silly
- Ishqedarriyaan (2015)
- Tu Milade (2015) – All Is Well
- Shaitaaniyan (2015)
- Iss Qadar Pyar Hai (2015) – Bhaag Johnny
- Aalif Se with Neeti Mohan (2015)
- O Yara (2015) – Pakistani Film “Bin Roye”
- Shukraana (2015)
- Katra Katra with Prakriti Kakar (2015)
Ankit Tiwari Bollywood Movies Songs
He worked as a music director in several movies and also sang a number of songs as a playback singer. His top ten movies in which he gave music are-
01. Do Dooni Chaar (2010) – It was the first film in which he worked as music director.
02. Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster (2011) – In this movie he sang a song-“Saheb Bada Hatila” which was his first track.
03. Aashiqui 2 (2013) – In this film he sang a song “Sunn Raha Hai” which was superhit. The song and the entire album was nominated for two Filmfare Awards and Ankit Tiwari won the Best Music Director Award along with Mithoon and Jeet Gannguli. He was honoured with Star Guild Award, Mirchi Music Award, Screen Awards, GIMA, IIFA and Zee Cine Awards.
04. Ek Villain (2014) – In this movie he sang an all time super hit song “Galliyan”. For the song he garland with another two nominations in Filmfare Awards and won the awards for Best Male Playback Singer and Best Music Director. He received the Filmfare, Star Guild Award, BIG Star Entertainment Award, Mirchi Music Award, Screen Award, Stardust and GIMA award.
05. Singham Returns (2014) – In this movie he sang a song ‘Kuch Toh Hua Hai’ along with Tulsi Kumar.
06. PK (2014) – In this movie too he gave his melodious voice to a song- “Dil Darbadar”.
07. Alone (2015) – In this movie he sang a song-‘Katra-Katra’ as a co-singer with Prakriti Kakkar.
08. Khamoshiyan (2015) – Along with the composition of music, he sang a song-‘Bheegh Loon’ in the film.
09. Roy (2015) – In this movie he gave voice to two songs of his own composition- ‘Tu Hai Ki Nahin’ and ‘Boond Boond’.
10. Mr X (2015) – He sang three songs in this movie composed by himself – ‘Tu Jo Hai’, ‘Shukraana’ and ‘Aalif Se’.
He also gave music for the Pakistani film “Bin Roye” and sang a song “O Yara”, which also touched the heights of popularity. He worked with various music directors like, Shamir Tandon, Ismail Darbar, Himesh Reshammiya, etc. Ankit Tiwari upcoming movies are Airlift (2016) and Rocky Handsome (2016).