Today is Shreya Ghosal’s 32nd birthday and majority of Bollywood music directors still prefer her although many new singers have come up of late. The melody in her magical voice won her thousands of admirers not just in Hindi heartland but in South India as well. The fact that she has sung over 200 songs in Telugu alone demonstrates how popular she is across Telugu states. Shreya blends melody with mass … whether it is ‘jagadananda karaka in Srirama Rajyam or Boochade.. in Resugurram, she sings with equal ease and perfect to the tune.
Mentored by the legendary Kalyanji Shah, Ghosal enetered the music industry through her immense popularity in Sa Re Ga Ma. Her first big break in Bollywood was with Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Devdas and recorded songs like Silsila Ye Chahat Ka, Bairi Piya, and Dola Re Dola for the film.
Having spent more than 14 years in the industry, Ghoshal still continues to be one of the leading singers of Bollywood. Ever since her debut as a female vocalist in the music industry, there was no looking back. Her latest track, Deewani Mastani from the 2015 film Bajirao Mastani, was a sensation in itself and is one of the favourite tracks for many.