Ever been to Bangalore? Then you've probably heard and seen some Kannada songs and videos before. Kannada is the official language of India's Karnataka state, and is used by an estimated 37.7 million speakers across the globe.
The ancient Dravidian language is known for its historic roots in Sanskrit and Prakrit, and there's no shortage of Kannada music to be listened to given its lengthy linguistic tradition. Need a quick primer? Here's our list of 5 of the best Kannada songs of all-time, including old classics and new music videos alike.