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Genre: hindustani classical

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Hindustani classical music is a traditional genre of music originating from northern India. It is characterized by the use of ragas, which are melodic structures that evoke different emotions and moods. The music is often accompanied by a tabla, a percussion instrument, and a stringed instrument such as a sitar or sarangi. The genre has a rich history and has been influenced by various cultures and religions. It is known for its complex rhythms and improvisation.

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Parent Genre: classical

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Instruments used

Violin, Tabla, Sitar, Sarod, Veena, Shehnai, Sarangi, Trombone, Drum Kit, Piano, Clarinet, Trumpet, Saxophone, Double Bass

Releases by year

Here you can see the popularity of Hindustani Classical genre over time. This graph shows albums and singles releases count by year and decade.

1950s 16
1950 6
1952 2
1953 1
1955 1
1956 2
1957 2
1959 2
1960s 33
1960 10
1961 5
1962 4
1964 3
1967 4
1968 1
1969 6
1970s 48
1970 10
1972 7
1973 2
1974 5
1976 4
1977 7
1978 12
1979 1
1980s 65
1980 7
1981 8
1982 1
1983 7
1984 4
1985 8
1986 2
1987 11
1988 2
1989 15
1990s 283
1990 6
1991 28
1992 18
1993 25
1994 11
1995 19
1996 43
1997 17
1998 27
1999 89
2000s 330
2000 24
2001 25
2002 44
2003 36
2004 33
2005 23
2006 46
2007 54
2008 31
2009 14
2010s 247
2010 26
2011 43
2012 44
2013 23
2014 14
2015 13
2016 17
2017 36
2018 25
2019 6
2020s 179
2020 26
2021 48
2022 50
2023 43
2024 12
1201 releases

Popular hindustani classical Songs


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Most popular hindustani classical albums

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Jab We Met
2007
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Hawaii to Calcutta: A Tribute to Tau Moe
2017
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Whisper
2006
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Gulacha Ganpati
1953
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Shiv Upasana
2007
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Mujhse Dosti Karoge
2002
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Land Of Gold
2016
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Chants of India
2010
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Showcase Southasia, Vol.12
2016
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Katyar Kaljat Ghusli (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
2015
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Reiki Healing Music - at 432 Hz
2018
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Sitarscape
2012
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Inde Du Nord - North India : Raga Marwa Surbahar
2007
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The Complete Works - My Music - The Saregama Years - Pt. Shiv Kumar Sharma
2007
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Begum Akhtar - Thumri Dadra And Poorvi
1984

hindustani classical music by decade

Explore hindustani classical history by listening to songs from every decade. Click on the decade to view songs.

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List of hindustani classical artists

Here is a list of hindustani classical artists on Spotify, ranked based on popularity, who exemplifies the hindustani classical genre. You can find out what hindustani classical genre sounds like where you can preview artists or sort them the way you want, just click the headers to sort.

#namepopularityfollowers
1 43 459014
2 35 613909
3 46 112200
4 41 155254
5 45 53157
6 48 27281
7 37 218114
8 23 96689
9 28 320156
10 26 61529
11 26 128240
12 45 260217
13 23 89616
14 24 17361
15 27 99750
16 21 10903
17 17 5866
18 20 84955
19 31 33481
20 15 9907
21 30 51239
22 20 106450
23 24 270160
24 18 44891
25 29 153466
26 30 21761
27 42 597858
28 44 271088
29 15 107191
30 23 65866
31 28 83500
32 13 51487
33 29 116394
34 37 501293
35 9 3468
36 10 77520
37 24 50917
38 23 30938
39 21 156814
40 4 4148
41 31 51599
42 13 2253
43 5 15081
44 15 6985
45 4 40338
46 28 38004
47 18 74802
48 18 95280
49 26 32594
50 7 23299
51 15 6332
52 15 13209
53 28 10133
54 22 44742
55 22 42003
56 19 1720
57 12 19385
58 21 46607
59 8 26563
60 20 96379
61 16 2316
62 26 56001
63 25 63931
64 30 4634
65 3 1625
66 18 15808
67 10 21343
68 20 5271
69 13 70539
70 13 1751
71 8 21746
72 5 8281
73 7 32357
74 30 6804
75 22 930
76 31 3757
77 15 55393
78 4 1379
79 14 1062
80 22 1246
81 10 1622
82 9 3509
83 8 1193
84 7 3559
85 4 1047
86 7 14387
87 20 1734
88 5 22529
89 9 3147
90 11 918
91 10 1218
92 10 1537
93 9 2039
94 2 1783
95 8 1132
96 6 718
97 5 1144
98 5 1959
99 4 1400
100 3 1918

hindustani classical playlist created by Chosic

Enjoy this playlist of popular hindustani classical music. We made this playlist using an algorithm created by our team.