We took a peek into the playlists of your favourite comedians to see what songs they’ve been obsessed with lately. The result? A banging playlist for #WorldMusicDay with as many reco’s as we could pack in! Our inbox right is flooded with ear worms — we’ll keep updating this list so you can add your favourite ones to yours!
Aditi Mittal: Be Mine (Ofenbach)
Aditi Mittal has listened to this track for 30 days straight on loop.
Atul Khatri: Locomotive Breath (Jethro Tull)
Atul Khatri is turning to rock this week with one of Jethro Tull’s most well-known hits.
Punya Arora: Rowdy Baby (Dhanush, Dhee)
Eh my dear, Punya Arora, 1 nos. Rowdy Baby coming up.
But also: Excuses (AP Dhillon)
Daniel Fernandes and Anshu Mor: Runnin’ (David Dallas)
Whoa whoa whoa! Anshu Mor and Daniel Fernandes have the same song on loop right now!
Mallika Dua: Potion (Calvin Harris, Dua Lipa and Young Thug)
Mallika Dua is looping this moooood (it’s a sexy AF collab, too!)
But also: Cruel Summer (Bananarama)
Anubhav Singh Bassi: Jaat De Muqabala (Sidhu Moose Wala)
It’s “only Sidhu Moose Wala” for Anubhav Singh Bassi.
Supriya Joshi: Yet To Come (BTS)
No prizes for guessing what #supaarwoman has on loop. Ever.
Neville Shah: Black Summer (Red Hot Chilli Peppers)
For Neville Shah, “the new RHCP album is quite something!”
But also: Divenire (Ludovico Einaudi)
Shibani Bedi: Time Of Your Life (Green Day)
Like the rest of us, Shibani Bedi can’t get enough of ‘Pasoori’, but for now it’s a welcome throwback to Green Day.
Saloni Gaur and Rahul Dua: 295 (Sidhu Moose Wala)
Another music match! Saloni Gaur and Rahul Dua both have the same SMW track on repeat right now.
Rohan Joshi: Overnight (Parcels)
Rohan Joshi is looping this super fun Parcels x Daft Punk collab.
Swati Sachdeva: Cold Heart (PNAU Remix), Elton John, Dua Lipa
Swati Sachdeva’s current earworm is the result of a Pnau and Elton John x Dua Lipa collaborations! Sound familiar? Yep, it’s a mashup of John’s ‘Rocket Man’ and ‘Sacrifice’!
But also: Nasha (Amar Jalal Group & Faridkot – Equals sessions)
Jaspreet Singh: (Tibeyan Da Putt, Sidhu Moose Wala)
More Moose Wala? Yes, please! This one’s from Jaspreet Singh’s playlist.
Srishti Dixit: Promiscuous feat. Timbaland (Nelly Furtado)
Srishti Dixit hasn’t forgotten this swag-laced Nelly Furtado x Timbaland banger (WHERE did Furtado go?!).
Siddhartha Shetty: Toh Kya (Seethe Maut, Sez on the Beat)
Siddhartha Shetty is jamming to this Seedhe Maut x Sez on the Beat collaboration.
Sumukhi Suresh: Ek Nazar Mein Bhi (K.K., Sunidhi Chauhan)
Someone call T Boy! Sumukhi Suresh is playing this on repeat! #IYKYK
Rabhinder Kannan: Pathala Pathala (Anirudh Ravichander and Kamal Haasan)
Rabhinder Kannan has been turning to this “solid fun Tamil beat song to get me out of the sappy.” (Also he just thinks more North Indians need to hear this!)
But also: A Rose For Emily (The Zombies)
Karthik Kumar: Kalaavathi (Thaman S, Sid Sriram, Keerthy Suresh)
Evam founder Karthik Kumar’s got us singing “c’mon c’mon Kalaavathiiii.”
Shreeja Chaturvedi: Dil Jalane Ki Baat (Farida Khanum)
Oof! This Farida Khanum labyrinth! Swiped from Shreeja Chaturvedi’s playlist.
@swineryy: Dang! feat Anderson .Paak (Mac Miller)
This is one of @swineryy’s staples, “I always put that on at some point during the day!” She’s a Silk Sonic stan too.
Punit Pania: Way Down We Go (KALEO)
If it can only be ONE song, then this one is it for Punit Pania.
Urjita Wani: Neray Neray Vas (Soch the Band, Butt Brothers)
Urjita Wani has this Soch the Band x Butt Brothers song on repeat.
But also: Do I Wanna Know (Arctic Monkeys) and Chadh Gayo Papi Bichua (Madhumati)
Mandar Bhide: Namo Namo (Amit Trivedi)
Mandar Bhide is looping this track rn!
Navin Noronha: Open The Door (FKJ)
Swiped from Navin Norhona’s stash of songs on loop is this FKJ requisite.
But also: 3AM (drama), The Adults Are Talking (The Strokes), Never Too Much (Luther Vandross) and Harvey (Her’s)
Ashish Shakya: Mellow Skies (Hakaisu)
“Hello hello, let me fuck up your nice playlist with my sad addition which is ~ lo fi hip hop beats to chill study sleep relax to tokyo nagoya rainy nights ~” Ashish Shakya has entered the chat.
Satshya Tharien: Wait For It (Leslie Odom Jr., Original Broadway Cast of Hamilton)
Tharien’s not throwing away her shot at getting into this list and serving up some Hamilton for us!
But also: With a Little Help from my Friends (The Beatles) and Spring Day (BTS)
Shankar Chugani: June (Sidharth Bendi)
Shankar Chugani is listening to Sidharth Bendi, “It’s stayed in my head since I’ve heard it.”
Vrinda Bhagchandani: bellyache (Billie Eilish)
Finally some Billie! Straight outta Bhagchandani’s loopin’ lot.
Chirag Panjwani: Jigar Da Tukda (Salim Merchant, Shraddha Pandit)
Panjwani started with Everything You’re Breathing For by the Parlor Mob and then had to clarify: “Ok it’s actually [this].
Ritushree: Carnival of Rust (Poets of the Fall)
Ritushree’s got some good ol’ Finnish rock on loop! Here we must recommend that if you haven’t seen the video of this track yet, do. Please.
But also: Home (MJ Rodriguez)
Kajol Srinivasan: Moth To A Flame (Swedish House Mafia, The Weeknd)
Not Kajol Srinivasan with the earworm I’ve been struggling to get out of my head all week! #herewegoagain
Madhvendra Singh: Boys (Lizzo)
Singh is on all all-too-familiar Lizzo loop!
Jagan Krishnan: Avalo Avalo (Gowtham Bharadwaj, Rajesh Murugesan)
Swiped from Jagan’s playlist!
Sahil Shah: One Kiss (Calvin Harris, Dua Lipa)
Sahil Shah’s jamming to One Kiss, “aka the Liverpool Anthem”. With the Liverpool family kinda sorta adopting One Kiss, safe to say Dua Lipa is never walking alone!