Artwork by Debanjan Chowdhury

Best Indian Independent Music

It is thrilling to observe, as we compile these annual lists, that the bar is steadily rising. The industry is expanding and many artists are mastering the business side of things that have become essential for artists not just to survive, but thrive. As things evolve, it wouldn’t be erroneous to suggest that 2020 will, of course, be bigger and better for independent music.

Here are the top 20 independent releases of 2019.

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