Bolo Ta Ra Ra..
Studio album by
Released1995
GenreBhangra, Indi-pop
LabelMagnasound
Daler Mehndi chronology
Bolo Ta Ra Ra..
(1995)
Dardi Rab Rab
(1996)

Bolo Ta Ra Ra.. is the 1995 debut album of Punjabi-language Bhangra singer Daler Mehndi. The album remains the biggest selling non-film music Indian pop album.[1][2] The album sold 20 million units,[3][4] including more than a million in Kerala alone.[2]

Track listing

  1. Bolo Ta Ra Ra.. 5:08
  2. Soniye (O Meri Soniye) 5:54
  3. Dil Mera Nal Nal Nal 4:40
  4. Sun Baliye 5:26
  5. Sajna Door Na Javeen 5:37
  6. Ashke 6:42
  7. Ta Na Na Na(Mirza) 3:56
  8. Mennu Le Chal 4:44

References

  1. ^ Asha Kasbekar Pop Culture India!: Media, Arts, and Lifestyle 2006 -1851096361 Page 35 " Daler Mehndi (1967– ), the king of disco bhangra, began singing in the local gurdwara (place of Sikh worship), then worked as a taxi driver before bagging a contract for Bolo Ta Ra Ra, which made recording history."
  2. ^ a b Rini Bhattacharya Mehta, Rajeshwari V. Pandharipande Bollywood and Globalization: Indian Popular Cinema, Nation, and Diaspora 2011 0857288970 " Daler Mehndi is considered the best exponent of Bhangrapop whose album Bolo ta ra ra (1995) selling more than a million copies in Kerala alone challenged the hegemony of film music."
  3. ^ "Daler Mehndi". In.com. Retrieved 2014-02-22.
  4. ^ Booth, Gregory D.; Shope, Bradley (2014). More Than Bollywood: Studies in Indian Popular Music. Oxford University Press. p. 151. ISBN 9780199928835.