Breakups are one of the hardest things a person goes through in life. The strange part about being heartbroken is that you understand every lyric of an emotional Hindi song. Breakups songs might hurt your feelings by reminding you of your ex but it also helps you move on. When you listen to these songs you feel a sense of comfort after a while and want to hope things get better for you as each day passes by. Whatever may be the reason for your breakup, Bollywood has got a song for every mood.
Be it the end of a toxic relationship or the crush who got away, we have curated a list of some of the best breakup songs in Hindi that you need to listen to. However, you should also keep in mind that you have to move on in life and get past what held you back. When you keep looking back into the past, you won’t embrace the bright future full of opportunities.
Here is a list of some of the best breakup songs in Hindi that eases your rough patch phase:
1. Channa Mereya – Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Channa Mereya is a classic emotional heartbreak song from the movie Ae Dil Hai Mushkil. This song is sung by Arijit Singh and the lyrics are written by Amitabh Bhattacharya. The touching performances of Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma act as a cherry on top. One of the most relatable breakup songs in Hindi if you’ll ask anyone.
2. Bewafa – Unforgettable
Technically not a proper Hindi breakup song but still everyone vibes to this one. Bewafa is a popular Punjabi emotional song by Imran Khan from his iconic album Unforgettable. It’s been more than 13 years since the song was released and yet you can feel the heartbreaking lyrics of this song.
3. Tujhe Bhula Diya – Anjaana Anjaani
Tujhe Bhula Diya is another classic Hindi breakup song sung by Vishal-Shekhar from the movie Anjaana Anjaani. When you feel you can’t forget them but you start moving on with life, this song perfectly fits that situation. It’s okay, to not be okay. It’ll take time but you’ll be better as you move on in life.
4. Agar Tum Sath Ho – Tamasha
Agar Tum Saath Ho is a pretty emotional and relatable song from the movie Tamasha sung by Arijit Singh and Alka Yagnik. If you have gone through a breakup recently, every lyric of this song will hit you hard. When you hear the words ‘tum saath ho, yaa na ho, Kya farq hai.’ you might shed a tear or two. Ranbir and Deepika as always have killed it with their chemistry in the video as well.
5. Tu Jaane Na – Ajab Prem Ki Gazab Kahani
Another Ranbir Kapoor movie with a touching Hindi breakup song called Tu Jaane Na. This song is sung by Atif Aslam and is written by Irshad Kamil. When your crush gets committed to someone else and you’ve been trying to tell her your feelings. The song fits that exact same vibe.
6. Kahin Toh – Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na
Sung by Rashid Ali and Vasundhara Das, Kahin Toh is an emotional and soothing breakup song in Hindi from Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na. A very underrated song with great performances from Genelia and Imran Khan. The song perfectly fits the situation where you wish your ex was still with you but you can’t do anything about it.
7. Filhaal 2 – B Praak
The second instalment of Filhaal music video with hard-hitting lyrics. This song is sung by B Praak and written by Jaani are masters in releasing hit breakup songs. The video of this song features Akshay Kumar, Nupur Sanon and Ammy Virk. It is a mix of Hindi and Punjabi lyrics that touches the memories of your ex while she is with someone else.
8. Aaja Ve Mahiya – Unforgettable
Another banger breakup song from Imran Khan’s Unforgettable album. After 13 years of the release of this song, it still has that relatable vibe that you dig. The song conveys the feel when your relationship has come to an end and you wish they were with you. This song is still seen on Instagram reels.
9. Filhaal – B Praak
Filhaal is one of the most popular breakup songs on this list. It has more than a billion views on YouTube and features actors like Akshay Kumar, Ammy Virk and Nupur Sanon. The song tells you a love story that couldn’t be completed because of differences created by society. Beautiful lyrics by Jaani and vocals by B Praak makes this song touch your heart deeply.
10. Aaoge Jab Tum O Saajna – Jab We Met
Aaoge Jab Tum is an emotional song from the movie Jab We Met that talks about forgotten love. This song is sung by Rashid Khan and the lyrics are given by Faaiz Anwar. The song totally relates to a situation when you hope for your loved one to come back.
11. Tujhe Yaad Na Meri Aayi – Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
I know whenever you hear this song, you recall the dialogue “Mera pehla pyaar adhura reh gya Rifat bi”. This classic breakup song from the movie KKHH (Kuch Kuch Hota Hai) is sung by Manpreet Akhtar, Alka Yagnik and Udit Narayan. Even after so many years, the song is still relatable as it makes you feel how your relationship has taken a U-turn that you never expected.
12. Kabira – Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani
Kabira is another popular Hindi song from the movie YJHD (Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani) sung by Rekha Bhardwaj and Tochi Raina. What adds the cherry on top of this breakup song is the acting of Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika in the video as well. You will definitely relate to this song if you have recently gotten out of a relationship.
13. Judaai – Badlapur
Judaai is one of the most intense breakup songs in Bollywood sung by Rekha Bharadwaj and Arijit Singh. This song is from the movie ‘Badlapur’ featuring Varun Dhawan and Yami Gautam. An emotional song that makes you recall all the wonderful moments you had but also tells you to be patient and move on.
14. Mann Bharryaa – Shershaah
Mann Bharryaa is a recently released one of the best breakup songs in Hindi sung by B Praak. This song was originally released in Punjabi firstly as a single track but was later included in the movie ‘Shershaah’. When your partner starts acting toxic and you know she/he doesn’t want this anymore.
15. O Sanam – Sunoh
O Sanam is another beautiful and melodious song sung by Lucky Ali. This song is from his album Sunoh which was released in 1996 but people still love it. You might have seen him performing live in many different Goa bars and restaurants. After hearing this song, you’ll recall the memories of your first love that couldn’t end up the way you wanted.
16. Do Pal – Veer Zara
Veer-Zara has one of the romantic and emotional songs to ever exist in a Bollywood movie. Do Pal from this movie sung by Lata Mangeshkar and Sonu Nigam is like the epitome of classic breakup Hindi songs. A song that you’ll relate to if you and your loved one have decided to part ways from each other.
17. Ae Dil Hai Mushkil – Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Ae Dil Hai Mushkil as a movie is set on a tone of heartbreaks and relationship issues. The title track of this movie is super relatable for people going through a tough time. This song is sung by Arijit Singh and written by Amitabh Bhattacharya. You just can’t stop yourself from getting a bit emotional when you listen to this song.
18. Main Yahaan Hu – Veer Zara
Another epic song from the Veer Zara featuring Shah Rukh Khan and Preity Zinta. This song is sung by Udit Narayan and also got him the Filmfare Award for Best Male Playback Singer. The song is quite heart-touching as the lyrics are written by Javed Akhtar. If you have ever been in a long-distance relationship, you’ll definitely relate to this song.
19. Main Rahoon Ya Na Rahoon – Armaan Malik
Main Rahoon Ya Na Rahoon is an epic breakup song in Hindi sung by Armaan Malik. With an amazing video featuring Emraan Hashmi and Esha Gupta it has made its mark. It showcases how a guy gets friendzoned forever and someone else marries the love of her life. This song connects to you on a deeper level if you have ever been in such a situation.
20. Tere Bin – Bas Ek Pal
Sung by Atif Aslam, Tere Bin one of those unique Hindi songs from Bollywood that you recall from your childhood. This song is from the movie ‘Bas Ek Pal’ and is composed by Mithoon Sharma and Pritam. A song worth your time I would say.
21. Doorie – Doorie
This song from Atif’s second album which went viral is all about heartbreak and hope. Doorie is the first memory of Atif Aslam for many Indians as the title track was so popular. If you are missing that love between you and your partner, you’ll definitely relate to this song.
22. Hamari Adhuri Kahaani – Humari Adhuri Kahani
Featuring Emraan Hashmi and Vidya Balan, Hamari Adhuri Kahani title track has all our heart despite being broken, just kidding. This melodious song is sung by Arijit Singh and written by Jeet Gannguli. It touches your heart at the spot where you’ll get really emotional.
23. Aas Paas Khuda – Anjaana Anjaani
A song that you can listen to be hopeful and move on from a heartbreak is Aas Paas Khuda from the movie Anjaana Anjaani. This song is sung by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan which makes it extremely melodious and it also won a Mirchi Award. The song gives you a sufi vibe which gets you into that zone of love, emotions and hope.
24. Tera Woh Pyar – Coke Studio
From Season 9 of Coke Studio, Tera Woh Pyaar is a very popular emotional and romantic song. This song is sung by talented Pakistani singers like Asim Azhar and Momina Mustehsan. The song currently has more than 130 million views on YouTube and still relevant for many broken hearted people.
25. Ghalat Fehmi – Superstar
Ghalat Fehmi is a recently released one of the best breakup songs in Hindi that you can listen to. However, you might have listened to it already on some meme pages as it’s quite popular. The song is sung by Asim Azhar, Zenab Fatimah Sultan and also features beautiful Pakistani actress Mahira Khan.
26. Jo Tu Na Mila – Asim Azhar
Another Asim Azhar song from across the border that touches your soul is Jo Tu Na Mila. The song totally will relate to you if your loved one has left you and you are still processing that pain of separation.
27. Shayad – Love Aaj Kal (2020)
Sung by Arijit Singh and composed by Pritam, this song from the movie Love Aaj Kal gives you total emotional feels. The chemistry between Kartik and Sara adds a cherry on top for this beautiful song. It has more than 200 million views on Youtube and is perfectly suited for someone who has been lost and going through a tough heartbreak.
28. Mehrama – Love Aaj Kal (2020)
Mehrama song from the movie Love Aaj Kal is another masterpiece sung by Darshan Raval and composed by Pritam. The song has more than 100 million views on Youtube and people have showered a lot of love for the lyrics of the song. If you are someone who has just broken up with your partner, this is your song.
29. Phir Le Aaya Dil – Barfi
Phir Le Aya is one of the most iconic songs ever sung by Arijit Singh for the movie Barfi. This melodious ghazal song touches your heart if you have been in a relationship ever. The performances by Ileana, Priyanka and Ranbir Kapoor add more charm to this wholesome song.
30. Tune Jo Na Kaha – New York
Tune Jo Na Kaha sung by Mohit Chauhan is a decent emotional song from the movie New York. As the title suggests, when you face rejection from your crush or gf, this song comes in handy. It is composed by Pritam and the lyrics are written by Sandeep Shrivastava. This song is one of the best breakup songs in Hindi you can listen to right now.
31. Viraaniya – Namastey London
From the golden Himesh Reshammiya era, this is one of the most popular songs from the movie Namastey London. Apart from singing, the song is also composed by Himesh and lyrics are penned by Javed Akhtar. If you cherish old romantic and emotional songs, this one is perfect for your nostalgia trip.
32. Main Jahaan Rahoon – Namastey London
Sung by one of the most talented singers Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Main Jahaan Rahoon is a whole different vibe. The song is composed by Himesh Reshammiya and the lyrics are written by Javed Akhtar. An underrated Hindi song that needs to appreciate more often.
33. Samjhawan – Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania
Written by Kumaar, Ahmad Anees and sung by Arijit Singh this song is actually a twisted version of a Punjabi song. However, it totally captures the vibe of the song where you can’t tell the person you love what they mean to you. The chemistry between Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan sets the tone of the song pretty clearly.
34. Soch Na Sake – Airlift
Soch Na Sake is another Hindi remake of a popular Punjabi song named Soch sung by Hardy Sandhu. This one is sung by Arijit Singh and written by Kumaar for the movie Airlift. If you are someone who misses spending time with your partner and now they are not with you, this one is for you.
35. Nandaan Parindey Ghar Aaja – Rockstar
One of the best breakup songs in Hindi on this list is Naadan Parindey from the movie Rockstar. Produced by legendary composer AR Rahman and sung by Mohit Chauhan, this song is still fresh in the minds of many. Every lyric of this song hits you hard if you are going through a tough time.
36. Kun Faya Kun – Rockstar
Kun Faya Kun is one such song that gets you into a zone of ultimate calmness. This song is magically created by AR Rahman, Javed Ali and Mohit Chauhan for the movie Rockstar. It has more than 300 million views on Youtube and a Sufi vibe irreplaceable.
37. Tum Ho – Rockstar
Another heart touching song from the movie Rockstar is Tum Ho sung by Suzanne D’Mello and Mohit Chauhan. This song is composed by AR Rahman and the lyrics are penned by Irshad Kamil. The chemistry between Ranbir Kapoor and Nargis Fakhri makes it more appealing to the audience.
38. Jag Soona Soona Lage – Om Shanti Om
Sung by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Jag Soona Soona Lage is a classic breakup song in Hindi from the movie Om Shanti Om. It perfectly suits the situation when you find out that your partner is cheating on you or is in love with someone else. When you see SRK act on this song you feel heartbroken even if you aren’t.
39. Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna – Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna
Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna title track is a very emotional song composed by Shankar Ehsaan Loy and sung by Sonu Nigam & Alka Yagnik. The song has more than 80 million views on Youtube and people definitely relate to the music as well as the lyrics. A song you can listen to during your hard times and get going in life.
40. Manchala – Hasee Toh Phasee
Manchala is a soothing and emotional song from the movie Hasee Toh Phasee featuring Siddharth Malhotra and Parineeti Chopra. This song is sung by Nupur Pant, Shafqat Amanat Ali, Vishal & Shekhar. If you are a heartbroken soul who misses your partner wholeheartedly, you’ll definitely relate to this song.
41. Humdard – Ek Villain
With more than 200 million views on Youtube, Humdard is a popular breakup song in Hindi from the movie Ek Villain. This song is sung by Arijit Singh and Mithoon making it a treat to listen to. The performances by Shraddha Kapoor and Siddharth Malhotra make it a visually appealing story as well.
42. Bhula Dena Mujhe – Aashiqui 2
Bhula Dena Mujhe is a classic heartbreak song from the popular movie Aashiqui 2 featuring Aditya Roy Kapur and Shraddha Kapoor. The song is written by Sanjay Masoomm and the music is composed by Jeet Ganguly. Currently, the song has more than 100 million views on the Youtube platform.
43. Sach Keh Raha Hai Deewana – RHTDM
From the classic romantic movie RHTDM (Rehna Hai Tere Dil Mein), Sach Keh Raha is a popular breakup song in Hindi. This song is sung by K.K. and written by Sameer. It has more than 69 million views on Youtube which doesn’t do justice to this beautiful song at all.
44. Pachtaoge – Arijit Singh
Featuring Nora Fatehi and Vicky Kaushal as lead actors, this record-breaking sad song is sung by Arijit Singh and written by Jaani. The song has more than 580 million views on Youtube making it a viral sensation. This song has many cover versions as well including a female version as well.
45. Chhor Denge – Sachet-Parampara
Last but not the least, Chhor Denge is one of the best breakup song in Hindi that has been released recently. This heartbreaking song is sung by Sachet-Parampara and written by Yogesh Dubey. The song tells a unique tale of revenge and breakup featuring Nora Fatehi as lead in the video. If you haven’t yet, you definitely need to listen to this amazing song
We hope these best breakup songs in Hindi help you overcome that heartbreak and move on. Cheers!