Jaani is an Indian songwriter associated with Punjabi music. He is notable for his work with composer B Praak on songs like Qismat, Mann Bharrya, Hath Chumme, Naah, Soch and Kya Baat Ay.
He started his career with a religious song, “Sant Sipahi”, in 2012. However, he gained fame after song “Soch”, sung by Hardy Sandhu and composed by B Praak. The music video of this song was directed by Arvindr Khaira. A Hindi version of “Soch” was released as well.
Jaani is also an inspiring music composer, he composes almost all of his written songs along with B Praak.
Since “Soch”, B Praak, Jaani, Arvindr Khaira, and Hardy Sandhu have worked as a team, producing blockbuster Punjabi songs, such as “Joker”, “Backbone”, “HornBlow”, “Naah”, “Yaar Ni Mileya” and “Kya Baat Ay”.
His album Shayar with composer B Praak released in 2015, which includes tracks like “Taara” by Ammy Virk, “Ik Saal” by Jassie Gill and “Naa Ji Naa” by Hardy Sandhu, was a huge hit. He has collaborated with singers like Sukh e, Jassie Gill, Ammy Virk, Diljit Dosanjh, Hardy Sandhu, Prabh Gill, Amrinder Gill, Kamal Khan, Gippy Grewal, Sunanda Sharma, Guri, Avvy Sra, Arshhh and many more.
His song “Jaani Tera Naa” by Sunanda Sharma was the first song ever named after a lyricist and recently song crossed 200 million views. He was the man behind the songs of the movie Qismat starring Ammy Virk and Sargun Mehta in the lead roles.
He has started his own music label known as Desi melodies with filmmaker Arvindr Khaira and musician B praak.