FAMOUS

Sidhu Moose Wala

"Famous" by Sidhu Moosewala was one of his first projects independent from the BROWN BOYS group with Sunny Malton and Byg Byrd, showing that Sidhu was an artist in his own right. His iconic "Dil da ni mada" tagline became popular after this song.

Lyrics Overview

"Famous" is all about Sidhu's rise to stardom from his humble beginnings at DAV College to his position now as an iconic Punjabi artist.

Lyrics Translated

Intro

Humko mita sake yeh zamane mein dum nahi
Society does not have the power to destroy me

Humse zamana khud hai zamane se hum nahi
My existence is not dependent on the world. But society exits because of me.


Verse 1

Gall sachi aakhan karda ni tease mithiye
I only speak the truth, girl

Milde aan lok deke fees mithiye
People pay me to meet me

Tu jihna naal photo'aan khichaun nu phire
The people that you try to take pictures with

Karde aa jatt di oh rees mithiye
Those people try to copy me

Pre-Chorus

Vakh jama jehda bheedan te kataaran (1) vichon ni
I am certainly different from the crowd

Ho top utte lakhan te hazaran vichon ni
Out of the hundreds and thousands, I am the best

Billo oh aa tera yaar
Girl, that’s me

Billo oh aa tera yaar
Girl, that’s me


Chorus

Ho chalda jo waddi waadi car’an vich ni
The one who drives the best cars

Jihda bolbala choti (2) diyan nara vich ni
The one who all the hot girls talk about

Billo oh aa tera yaar
Girl, that's me

Billo oh aa tera yaar
Girl, that’s me


Verse 2

Ho worldwide game poori tadi balliye
My reach is world wide

Hater'aan di tahni dekh sadi balliye
All my haters are jealous

Attitude touch ambaraan nu karda
I have a huge personality

Head up ego down muchh khadi balliye
Sidhu has swag 


Pre-Chorus

Jatt ae bigdeya biba jo star’an vichon ni
I am a spoiled celebrity

Ho khatteya koyi fayada jihne yaaran vichon ni
I didn’t use my friends for favors

Billo oh aa tera yaar
Girl, that's me

Billo oh aa tera yaar
Girl, that's me

Chorus

Ho chalda jo waddi waadi car’an vich ni
The one who drives the best cars

Jihda bolbala choti diyan nara vich ni
The one who all the hot girls talk about

Billo oh aa tera yaar
Girl, that's me

Billo oh aa tera yaar
Girl, that's me

Refrain

Ho dil da ni maada Sidhu Moose Wala
Sidhu Moosewala does not have a bad heart

Sidhu Moose Wala tera, Sidhu Moose Wala
Your Sidhu Moosewala,

Main keha dil da ni maada Sidhu Moose Wala
I said Sidhu Moosewala's heart is not bad

Sidhu Moose Wala, Sidhu Moose Wala tera
Your Sidhu Moosewala,

Dil da ni maada, dil da ni maada
Does not have a bad heart

Sidhu Moose Wala tera, Sidhu Moose Wala
Your Sidhu Moosewala


Verse 3

Naam aa te taur aa tabahi (3) nakhro
My name and swag are killer

Jo CN tower chadhayi nakhro
They are as tall as the CN tower

Ho landuan di daar fame hon nu phire
These fuckers are trying to get famous

Mere naal karke ladayi nakhro
They’re trying to get fame from dissing me

Pre-Chorus

Jehde pith pichhe paunde mere reply ni
The people who talk behind my back

Saale munh utte kehnde ohi bai bai ni
Call me “bro” to my face

Latt chaldhi na bhaar
They can’t carry the weight when they face 

Latt chaldhi na bhaar
They can’t carry the weight when they face 


Chorus

Ho chalda jo waddi waadi car’an vich ni
The one who drives the best cars

Jihda bolbala choti diyan nara vich ni
The one who all the hot girls talk about

Billo oh aa tera yaar
Girl, that's me

Billo oh aa tera yaar
Girl, that's me


Verse 4

Ho saukha nahio billo mainu beat karna
It’s not easy to beat me

Sikheya ni kiton appan cheat karna
I am not a cheater

Kall de jawaak kalaman nu chakki phirde ne
Kids who were born yesterday, carry pens in their pockets

Kehnde Moose Wala compete karna
They want to compete with me 


Pre-Chorus 4

Thonu lagda ae baaji tussi jitt lavoge
You think you’re going to win this contest against me

Jatt top utte khada ohnu sitt lavoge
I’m on top, and they think they can bring me down

Gall thode bass’on baahar
This is out of your reach

Gall thode bass’on baahar
This is out of your reach


Chorus

Ho chalda jo waddi waadi car’an vich ni
The one who drives the best cars

Jihda bolbala choti diyan nara vich ni
The one who all the hot girls talk about

Billo oh aa tera yaar
Girl, that's me

Billo oh aa tera yaar
Girl, that's me


Outro

Wakh duniya ton wakhri hi taur turrda
I’m different from the world with a different style. 

Eh ni jo aithe othe nitt aunde ne
I’m not like every other artist that has come and gone.

Mukabale diyan gallan chhad de kaka
Forget about trying to compete with me

Mere te duplicate vi hit hunde ne
My clones are successful.


Vocab
  1. ਕਤਾਰ, Kataar (noun, feminine): line, row, or queue of people
  2. ਚੋਟੀ, Choti (noun, feminine): top, apex; summit or peak. Not to be confused with "Chhota" (ਛੋਟਾ) which means small
  3. ਤਬਾਹੀ, Tabahi (noun, feminine): destruction, devastation, or ruin.
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Song Breakdown

The lines in the intro of the song were originally penned by the Urdu poet Jigar Moradabadi. The lines were made famous by Raaj Kumar's character in the movie Bulundi (1980). In the movie the Professor Satish Khurana acts with integrity and courage despite threats from a cabal of gangsters. Sidhu compares himself to the professor and contrasts them to other stars in the industry.

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