Shreya Ghoshal at home

Shreya Ghoshal at home

Shreya Ghoshal at home
Bollywod playback singer who became a judge on Star Voice Of India-Chhote and The X Factor India. She has also been a mentor on Music Ka Maha Muqqabla.

Before Fame
She rose to fame following her win of the Sa Re Ga Ma Pa, her second win after a childhood special appearance. Her debut film appearance came in 2003 with Saaya.

Trivia
She has sung for Joyalukkas, the jewelry store, in five different languages.

Family Life
Her father Biswajeet Ghoshal was a power plant engineer for the Nuclear Power Corporation of India and her mother is a literature post-grad. In 2015, she married Shiladitya Mukhopadhyaya.

Some Lesser Known Facts About Shreya Ghoshal

  • Does Shreya Ghoshal smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Shreya Ghoshal drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Shreya started learning music at the age of 4.
  • She got training in playback singing from Padmashree Late Kalyanji Bhai.
  • In 1995, she won the ‘All India Light Vocal Music Competition’, which was organized by Sangam Kala Group in New Delhi.
  • After shifting to Mumbai, she continued her training from Late Mukta Bhideji in Classical Hindustani Music.
  • Her first studio album ‘Bendhechhi Beena’, consisting 14 songs, was released on 1 January 1998.
  • She won the famous singing reality show ‘Sa Re Ga Ma Pa.’
  • If she wasn’t a singer, she would have been astronaut or a genetic engineer.
  • In 2003, she sang as well as featured in the song “Har Taraf Har Jagah” from the film ‘Saaya.’
  • In 2011, she featured in an advertisement for jewellery store Joyalukkas, which was aired in 5 different languages viz. Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, and Telugu.
  • During the 2010 Summer US tour, Shreya Ghoshal received a rare honour from the US State of Ohio. Governor Ted Strickland issued a proclamation declaring June 26 as Shreya Ghoshal Day.
  • She has sung songs in many different languages like Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Bengali, and Malayalam.
  • Apart from singing, she also judged various popular reality shows like ‘Voice Of India – Chhote Ustad’, ‘Indian Idol Junior’, and ‘Music Ka Maha Muqqabla.’

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