Top 10 Best and Famous Singers in India
Music is an art and a great cultural activity, which can change our moods and grab others attention. Nobody dislikes it. People of all age group likes to hear music. There are number of popular and highly talented singers in India. Here we are introducing an article about top 10 best and famous singers in India. These singers are well known and contributes much in the film industries. Their songs are widely liked by many people around the world. All of them won many awards. If you want to know about famous singers in India, check out our list. Our list covers leading male and female singers.
1. Mohammad Rafi
Mohammad Rafi was an Indian playback singer, who was born on 24 December 1924 and died on 31 July 1980. He sang almost 7,400 songs in many languages. He was considered as one of the most popular singers of the Hindi film industry. Mohammad Rafi was a polite and soft spiking man. He was remarkable for his voice as well as versatility.
2. Lata Mangeshkar
Lata Mangeshkar is considered as one of the best-known and most respected playback singers in India. She is an Indian playback singer as well as occasional music-composer, who was born on 28 September in the year 1929. There are over a thousand Hindi films she recorded songs. She is popularly known as “Nightingale of India”. Mata, Retro Chill Out, Soft Instrumentals etc. are the best albums created by her.
3. Kishore Kumar
Kishore Kumar is regarded as one of the most successful playback singers of the Hindi film industry. He was an Indian film playback singer, lyricist, producer, screenwriter, actor, composer, director. EK Ajanabee Haseena, Koi Humdum Na Raha etc. are his popular songs. He won “Lata Mangeshkar Award”.
4. Shreya Ghoshal
The Shreya Ghoshal is a well known Indian playback singer, who received four National Film Awards, eight Filmfare Awards South to date and six Filmfare Awards. She was born on 12 March 1984. Yeh Kya Hua, Jaadu Hai Nasha Hai, Suna Suna etc. are her popular songs. She has established herself as a leading playback singer of Indian cinema. For more information, visit www.shreyaghoshal.com.
5. Asha Bhosle
Asha Bhosle is known as an Indian singer, who was born 8 September 1933 in the small hamlet of Goar in Sangli. She is the sister of Lata Mangeshkar. Besides, she is also regarded as a best playback singer in Hindi cinema. She is known to her voice range. Rang De, Chalo Bulawa Aaya Hai etc. are her popular songs.
6. Alka Yagnik
Alka Yagnik one of the most versatile Indian playback singer, who is a seven-time winner of the Filmfare Best Female Playback Award. She was born on 20 March 1966 at Kolkata, West Bengal. Sajan Sajan Teri Dulhan, Salaam, Tere Naam etc. are her popular songs. She is ranked among the best Hindi playback singers of all time. She received a number of awards and nominations in her singing career.
7. Udit Narayan
Udit Narayan is regarded as a Bollywood playback singer, who was born on 1 December 1955 in Basi of Supaul district of Bihar. He won five Filmfare Awards and three National Film Awards. There are more than 15,000 songs he sung in more than 30 different languages. He won Padma Shri. Besides, he also received the Padma Bhushan by the Government of India in the year 2016.
8. Sonu Nigam
Sonu Nigam is known as an Indian playback singer, who has also sung in Telugu, Assamese, Gujarati, Marathi, Tamil, Tulu, Maithili, Odia, Nepali and other Indian languages. He was born on 30 July 1973. Deewana, Jaan, Chanda Ki Doli and more etc. are his popular albums. He won many awards. For more information, log on to sonunigam.in.
The Shaan is regarded as one of the most versatile singers, who was born on 30 September 1972. Tishangi, Bhool ja Aksar etc. are his popular albums. This Indian playback singer is known as one of the most popular voices for both romantic and melodious songs. He sung songs of various genres such as patriotic, sad songs, pop, ghazals, jazz etc.
10. Zubeen Garg
Zubeen Garg is a well known Indian singer, actor, songwriter, music director, composer, who has sung many songs in Goalparia, Bishnupriya Manipuri, Tamil, Telugu, Nepali, Malayalam, Kannada, Marathi, Odia, Bodo, Karbi and English. He won many awards like National Film Award, BFJA Awards, Global Indian Film Awards, Filmfare Awards etc.