Shreya Ghoshal

Shreya Ghoshal or Shreya Ghosal born March 12, 1984 in Kota, Rajasthan is an Indian playback singer. She has sung several songs in Bollywood and regional films.

Besides Hindi, she has also sung songs in Bengali, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada,Marathi and Malayalam.

Ghoshal was born in a Bengali family. She grew up in Rawatbhata, a small town near Kota, Rajastan. Her father works in Bhabha Atomic Research Center as a nuclear power plant engineer for the Nuclear Power Corporation of India while her mother is a post-graduate literature student.

From the age of four Ghoshal accompanied her mother on the harmonium. Her parents enrolled her for formal training in Hindustani classical music in Kota with Maheshchandra Sharma.

As a child she won the children’s special episode of the Sa Re Ga Ma contest on Zee TV. Kalyanji who also judged the competition, convinced her parents to move to Mumbai.

She trained with him for 18 months and continued her classical music training with Mukta Bhide in Mumbai.

Filmography :

Music Department:

1. Zamaanat (2008) (post-production) (playback singer)
2. Dhol (2007) (playback singer)
3. Dhokha (2007) (playback singer)
4. Victoria No. 203: Diamonds Are Forever (2007) (playback singer)
5. Heyy Babyy (2007) (playback singer)
6. Cheeni Kum (2007) (playback singer)
7. Ta Ra Rum Pum (2007) (playback singer)
8. Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. (2007) (playback singer)
9. Woh Lamhe (2006) (playback singer)
10. Dor (2006) (playback singer)
11. Naksha (2006) (playback singer)
12. Jaane Hoga Kya (2006) (playback singer)
13. Lage Raho Munna Bhai (2006) (playback singer)
14. Omkara (2006) (playback singer)
15. The Killer (2006) (playback singer)
16. Krrish (2006) (playback singer)
17. Chup Chup Ke (2006) (playback singer)
18. Godavari (2006) (playback singer)
19. Ek Dhun Banaras Kee (2006) (playback singer)
20. Jai Chiranjeeva (2005) (playback singer)
21. Shaadi No. 1 (2005) (playback singer)
22. Athu Oru Kanaa Kaalam (2005) (playback singer)
24. Aashiq Banaya Aapne: Love Takes Over (2005) (playback singer)
25. Oru Naal Oru Kanavu (2005) (playback singer)
26. Ah Aah: Anbe Aaruyire (2005) (playback singer)
27. Koi Tujh Sa Kahan (2005) (playback singer)
28. Athadu (2005) (playback singer)
30. Kasak (2005) (playback singer)
31. Anukokunda Oka Roju (2005) (playback singer)
32. Paheli (2005) (playback singer)
33. Anniyan (2005) (playback singer)
34. Parineeta (2005) (playback singer)
35. Mumbai Express (2005) (playback singer)
36. Nigehbaan: The Third Eye (2005) (playback singer)
37. Chehraa (2005) (playback singer)
39. Shabd (2005) (playback singer)
40. Blackmail (2005) (playback singer)
41. Elaan (2005) (playback singer) (as Shreya Ghosal)
42. Rog (2005) (playback singer) (as Shreya Ghosal)
43. Allari Bullodu (2005) (playback singer)
44. Classic Dance of Love (2005) (playback singer)
45. Daas (2005) (playback singer)
46. February 14 (2005) (playback singer)
47. Pyaar Mein Twist (2005) (playback singer)
48. Sandai Kozhi (2005) (playback singer)
49. Subhash Chandra Bose (2005) (playback singer)
50. Dil Maange More!!! (2004) (playback singer)
51. Musafir (2004) (playback singer)
52. Shukriya: Till Death Do Us Apart (2004) (playback singer)
53. Tumsa Nahin Dekha (2004) (playback singer)
54. Dhoom (2004) (playback singer)
55. Phir Milenge (2004) (playback singer)
56. Chot [Aaj Isko, Kal Tereko] (2004) (playback singer) (as Shreya Gosal)
57. Aan: Men at Work (2004) (playback singer)
58. Main Hoon Na (2004) (playback singer)
59. Nenunnanu (2004) (playback singer)
60. Krishna Cottage (2004) (playback singer)
61. Muskaan (2004) (playback singer)
62. Tum: A Dangerous Obsession (2004) (playback singer) (as Shrey Ghosal)
63. Khakee (2004) (playback singer)
64. Paisa Vasool (2004) (playback singer)
65. Dil Bechara Pyaar Ka Maara (2004) (playback singer) (as Shreya Ghosal)
66. Run (2004) (playback singer)
67. Munnabhai M.B.B.S. (2003) (playback singer)
68. LOC: Kargil (2003) (playback singer)
69. Out of Control (2003) (playback singer)
70. Tagore (2003) (playback singer)
71. Saaya (2003) (playback singer)
72. Armaan (2003) (playback singer)
73. Julie Ganapathy (2003) (playback singer)
74. Jism (2003) (playback singer)
75. Okkadu (2003) (playback singer)
76. Devdas (2002/I) (playback singer)
Soundtrack:
1. Detective Naani (2008) (performer: “Dhadakta Dil”)
2. Saawariya (2007) (performer: “Masha Allah”, “Thode Badmash”, “Sawar Gayi”, “Jaan-E-Jaan”)
3. Om Shanti Om (2007) (performer: “Deeewangi Deewangi”, “Deeewangi Deewangi” (Rainbow Mix), “Main Agar Kahoon”, “Dhoom Tana”)
4. Chooriyan (2007) (performer: “Kala Doriya”)
5. Big B (2007) (performer: “Vida Parayukayano”)
6. Guru (2007) (performer: “Barso Re”)
7. Sainikudu (2006) (performer: “Sogasu Choodu”)
8. Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi! (2005) (performer: “Pyar Mein Tere”, “Pyar Main Tere” (The Club Mix), “Chahenge Tumhe”)
9. Jai Chiranjeeva (2005) (performer: “Maha Muddu”)
10. Aashiq Banaya Aapne: Love Takes Over (2005) (performer: “Aashiq Banaya Aapne”)
11. Paheli (2005) (performer: “Dhire Jalna”, “Kangana Re”, “Minnat Kare”)
12. Parineeta (2005) (performer: “Piya Bole”, “Kasto Mazza”.)
13. Anand (2004) (performer: “Vacche Vacche”, “Nuvvena”, “Telisi Telisi”)
14. Dhoom (2004) (performer: “Shikdum”)
15. Main Hoon Na (2004) (performer: “Main Hoon Na”, “Tumhe Jo Maine Dekha”, “Gori Gori”)
16. Khakee (2004) (performer: “Wada Raha”, “Yoon Hi Tum Mujhse Pyar”, “Dil Dooba”)
17. Dil Bechara Pyaar Ka Maara (2004) (performer: “Dil Bechara Pyaar Ka Maara” – Duet, “Jane Kya Asar Tera Hua” – duet, “Chudion Ne”, “Jane Kya Asar Tera Hua” – female)
18. Munnabhai M.B.B.S. (2003) (performer: “Chhan Chhan”)
19. Inteha (2003) (performer: “Dhalne Lagi Hai Raat”, “Yunhi dil ko agar”, “Deewana Dil”)
20. Tagore (2003) (performer: “Vaanochhenante”)

Nomination and Awards
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
2006 Nominated Filmfare Award Best Playback Singer (Female)
for: Parineeta (2005)
For the song “Piyu Bole”.
Best Playback Singer (Female)
for: Zeher (2005)
For the song “Agar Tum Mil Jao”.
2004 Won Filmfare Award Best Playback (Female)
for: Jism (2003)
For the song “Jadoo hai nasha hai”.
2003 Won Filmfare Award Best Playback Singer – Female
for: Devdas (2002/I)
Shared with:
Kavita Krishnamurthy
For episode “Dola Re”.
R.D. Burman Award for: Devdas (2002/I)

Nominated Filmfare Award Best Playback Singer – Female
for: Devdas (2002/I)
For the song “Bairi Piya”.
National Film Awards, India
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
2003 Won Silver Lotus Award Best Playback Singer (Female)
for: Devdas (2002/I)
For the song “Bairi piya”.
Screen Weekly Awards
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
2004 Won Screen Best Playback Singer – Female
for: Jism (2003)
For the song “Jadoo Hai Nasha Hai”.
Zee Cine Awards
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
2004 Nominated Popular Award Best Playback Singer (Female)
for: Jism (2003)
For the song “Jadoo hai…”.
2003 Won Popular Award Best Female Playback
for: Devdas (2002/I)
Shared with:
Kavita Subramaniam
For the song “Dola re dola”.

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