Sajid–Wajid

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Sajid–Wajid
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Background information
Origin Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh
Genres Film soundtrack
Occupation(s) Music composer, music director
Years active1998–present
Associated actsSajid-Wajid
Website www.sajidwajid.com

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Career

Sajid–Wajid first scored music for Salman Khan's Pyar Kiya To Darna Kya in 1998. In 1999, they scored music for Sonu Nigam's album Deewaana , which included the songs "Deewaana Tera", "Ab Mujhe Raat Din" and "Iss Kadar Pyaar Hai". The same year, they worked as music directors for the film Hello Brother and wrote the songs "Hata Saawan Ki Ghata", "Chupke Se Koi Aayega" and "Hello Brother".

Salman Khan Indian actor, producer, and television personality

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They composed music for several films such as Kya Yehi Pyaar Hai (2002), Gunaah (2002), Chori Chori (2003), The Killer (2006), Shaadi Karke Phas Gaya Yaar (2006), Jaane Hoga Kya (2006) and Kal Kissne Dekha .

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The music duo has also composed music for several films starring Salman Khan, which include Tumko Na Bhool Paayenge (2002), Tere Naam (2003), Garv (2004), Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (2004), Partner (2007), Hello (2008), God Tussi Great Ho (2008), Wanted (2009), Main Aur Mrs Khanna , (2009), Veer (2010), Dabangg (2010), [1] No Problem (2010) and Ek Tha Tiger (2012; "Mashallah" only).

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<i>Tere Naam</i> 2003 film by Satish Kaushik

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<i>Mujhse Shaadi Karogi</i> 2004 film by David Dhawan

Mujhse Shaadi Karogi is a 2004 Indian romantic comedy film directed by David Dhawan and produced by Sajid Nadiadwala. The film stars Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar and Priyanka Chopra, the second collaboration of Kumar and Chopra after their successful Andaaz (2003). The supporting cast includes Amrish Puri, Kader Khan, Satish Shah and Rajpal Yadav, with several Indian cricket team players in cameo appearances.

They are mentors on the reality shows Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Singing Superstar , Sa Re Ga Ma Pa 2012 and composed title track for television reality shows Bigg Boss 4 and Bigg Boss 6 .

Hero Honda - Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Singing Superstar is the 4th installment of the Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge series which premiered on 13 August 2010 on Zee TV. This series is hosted by Manish Paul, although the first shows were hosted by Purab Kohli. The mentors during this season are Daler Mehndi, Vishal-Shekhar and Sajid-Wajid.

Hero - Sa Re Ga Ma Pa 2012 was the fifth instalment of the Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge series. It premiered on 29 September 2012 on Zee TV. The show was hosted by popular singer Javed Ali.

Sajid–Wajid had composed IPL 4 theme song "Dhoom Dhoom Dhoom Dhadaka", with Wajid singing the title track.

The 2011 Indian Premier League season, abbreviated as IPL 4 or the IPL 2011, was the fourth season of the Indian Premier League, the top Twenty20 cricket league in India. The tournament was hosted in India and the opening and closing ceremonies were held in M. A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai, the home venue of the reigning champions Chennai Super Kings. The season ran from 8 April to 28 May 2011. This season the number of teams in the league went from eight to ten with the additions of the Pune Warriors India and the Kochi Tuskers Kerala.

Sajid Wajid have also been performing on stage, they are managed by Tarsame Mittal Talent Management for their live shows.

Wajid as singer

YearSongFilm
2018Tajdar-E-Haram Satyameva Jayate
2016Zakshuda Ke Kahani Lakri Productions
Chal Maar Devi (2016 film)
2015Shiva Shiva Shiva (TV series)
DJ Bajega Toh Pappu Nachega Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon
2014Rangreli Daawat-e-Ishq
Jai Jai Jai Jai Ho Jai Ho
Baaki Sab First Class Hai
2013Saamne Hai Savera Bullet Raja
Bullett Raja
Satake Thoko
Tu Bhi Mood Mein Grand Masti
Har Ek Friend Kamina Hota Hai Chashme Baddoor
Ishq Mohallah
Andha Ghoda Race Mein Dauda
Dhichkyaaon Doom Doom (Version 2)
Govinda Aala Re Rangrezz
2012PandeyJee Seeti Dabangg 2
Fevicol Se
Jaane Bhi De Ishkq in Paris
Teri Choodiyan Da Crazy Crazy Sound
Mashallah Ek Tha Tiger
Mukhtasar Teri Meri Kahaani
Humse Pyar Kar Le Tu
Chinta Ta Ta Chita Chita Rowdy Rathore
Dhadang Dhang Dhang
Right Now Housefull 2
Govinda Ala Re Mumbai Mirror
2011Nazar Se Nazar Mille Miley Naa Miley Hum
Mahi Mahi
Wake Up Now
Singh Singh Singh Chatur Singh Two Star
Chadni Chowk Se
2010Humka Peeni Hai Dabangg
Hud Hud Dabangg
Taali Veer
Get Set Go Chase
No Problem No Problem
2009Happening I Am Happening Main Aur Mrs. Khanna
Tumne Socha
Jalwa Wanted
Love Me
Tose Pyaar Karte Hai
Tere Bina Lagta Nahin Mera Jiya Kal Kissne Dekha
I Am Falling in Love Dhoondte Reh Jaaoge
Nako-Re-Nako
Apne Ko Paisa Chahiye
Paying Guests Paying Guests
2008Tujhe Aksa Beach Ghuma Doon God Tussi Great Ho
Bang Bang Bang Hello
Hello
Mitwa Re
Do You Wanna Partner Partner
Soni De Nakhre

Sajid–Wajid as music directors

Key
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YearFilmNotes
2019 Dabangg 3 All Songs
Family Of Thakurganj Dagger-14-plain.png
Ramyug Dagger-14-plain.png
2018 Satyameva Jayate 1 song
3 Dev Dagger-14-plain.pngAll songs
Nanu Ki Jaanu 1 song
Welcome To New York 2 songs
Judwaa 2 1 song
2017All Songs
2016 Freaky Ali
Devi 2 songs
Kyaa Kool Hain Hum 3 All songs
2015 Singh Is Bling 1 song
Tevar 5 songs
2014 Daawat-e-Ishq All songs
Heropanti 3 songs
Main Tera Hero All songs
Jai Ho 3 songs
2013 Bullet Raja 5 songs
Ishkq in Paris All songs
Chashme Buddoor
Himmatwala 2 song
Rangrezz
2012 Dabangg 2 All Songs
Son of Sardaar 1 song
Ajab Gazabb Love 3 songs
Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal All songs
Ek Tha Tiger All songs
Teri Meri Kahaani All songs
Rowdy Rathore
Housefull 2
Tezz
2011 Miley Naa Miley Hum
Chatur Singh Two Star
2010 No Problem 1 song
Dabangg All songs with Lalit Pandit
Jaane Kahan Se Aayi Hai All songs
Veer
2009 Main Aurr Mrs Khanna
Wanted
Paying Guests
Kal Kissne Dekha
Dhoondte Reh Jaaoge
2008 God Tussi Great Ho
Hello
Zindagi Tere Naam
Khallballi!
Heroes Along with Monty Sharma
2007 Welcome 1 song
Partner All songs
2006 Jaane Hoga Kya
Shaadi Karke Phas Gaya Yaar
The Killer
Jawani Diwani
Saawan... The Love Season
2005 Mashooka
Dreams– Sapney Sach Honge
2004 Mujhse Shaadi Karogi
Garv
2003 Tere Naam
Chori Chori
2002 Gunaah
Shararat
Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam
Kya Yehi Pyaar Hai
Tumko Na Bhool Paayenge
Maa Tujhhe Salaam
2001 Yeh Zindagi Ka Safar
Mitti
2000 Baaghi
Khauff
1999 Hello Brother
1998 Pyar Kiya To Darna Kya

Non-film albums

Sajid - Wajid have scored music for some albums as music directors.

YearAlbumSingerLyricist
1999 Deewana Sonu Nigam Faiz Anwar
2001 Khoya Khoya Chand Alka Yagnik and Babul Supriyo Sameer
2005 Tera Intezar Rahul Vaidya Jalees Sherwani and Sajid–Wajid

Sajid–Wajid as lyricist

YearSongFilmLyricistMusic Director
2014Baaki Sab First Class Hai Jai Ho Sajid with Irfaan Kamal & Danish SabriSajid–Wajid
2012Fevicol Se Dabangg 2 Sajid–Wajid with Ashraf Ali
Desi Mem Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal Wajid Khan
Zor Nache
Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal(Theme)
2009Le Le Mazaa Le Wanted (2009 film) Wajid with Shabbir Ahmed
Life Life Daddy Cool Sajid with Farhad Wadia
2007Take Lite Nishabd Sajid with Farhad Wadia Amar Mohile
Ruk Ja Aag
Jee LePrasanna Shekhar

Sajid–Wajid as background score composers

YearMovie
2007 Welcome
2013 Bullett Raja
Ishqk in Paris
2016 Freaky Ali
2017 Daddy

Awards

YearAwardAward CategoryAward Details
2010 [2] Mirchi Music Awards Album of The Year Dabangg
2010Mirchi Music Awards Music Composer of The Year "Tere Mast Mast Do Nain" from Dabangg
2011 Filmfare Award Sajid-wajid award for film fare... Best Music DirectionDabangg
2011Zee Cine AwardsBest Music DirectionFilm: Dabangg
2011Guild AwardBest Music DirectionFilm: Dabangg
2011GiMA AwardBest Film AwardFilm: Dabangg
2011 Star Screen Award Best Music DirectionFilm: Dabangg
2011GiMA AwardBest Music DirectionFilm: Dabangg
2011 Zee Cine Awards Best Track Of The YearFilm: Munni Badnaam
2012Big StarMost Entertaining MusicFilm: Ek Tha Tiger
2013Guild AwardsRadio Song of the YearSong: Fevicol Se
2014Life ok now awardsBest AlbumFilm: Main Tera Hero
2016Pride Of IndiaMusicMusic

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References

  1. "Sajid-Wajid". Yahoo! Movies. Archived from the original on 1 September 2010. Retrieved 13 December 2010.
  2. "Winners - Mirchi Music Award Hindi 2010".