Folk Songs of Uttarakhand had its source in nature. It has gone through a number of levels of growth and has been through numerous alterations over time. It covers the various festivals, religious practices, folk legends, and the ordinary life of the people in Uttarakhand.
In Uttarakhand, you can hear folk songs like Bajuband, Basanti, Chhopati, Chhura, Chounphula, Jhumeila, Jagars, Khuded, Mangal, and Puja Folk Songs. Various performers including Sh. Mohan Upreti, Sh. Gopal Babu Goswami, Sh. Narendra Singh Negi ji Gajendra Rana, Meena Rana, Sangeeta Dhoundiyal, Manglesh Dangwal, Anil Bisht, Virendra Rajput, Dinesh Uniyal, Pritam Bhartwan, and more can be heard singing these tunes.