Top 10 Shreya Ghoshal songs
Shreya Ghoshal is one of Bollywood’s ace singers today. She has come a long way in her melodious journey in the industry with all her hard work. Many would agree that with Shreya Ghoshal, playback singing has got another singing maestro after Lata Mangeshkar. Though all her songs are noteworthy, we compile a list of few of her top songs from Bollywood.
‘Manva laage’ from the movie ‘Happy New Year’ features Deepika Padukone and is a romantic number. The song is composed by the talented duo Vishal-Shekhar and is sung by Arijit Singh along with Shreya. Penned by Irshad Kamil, the song received positive reviews from critics. Again this song was nominated in the category of Best Playback Singer at the 61st Filmfare Awards.
Agar Tum Mil Jao
Shreya Ghoshal’s ‘Agar tum mil jao’ gained accolades from all over and was one of the most celebrated songs of the year 2005. This song from the movie ‘Zeher’ that starred Emraan Hashmi and Shamita Shetty was composed by Anu Malik. The song was nominated in the best song of the year category at multiple award ceremonies.
Dola Re Dola
‘Dola re dola’ was where it all started for Shreya. The song from Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit and Aishwarya Rai starrer ‘Devdas’ was composed by Ismail Darbar with lyrics written by Nusrat Badr and sung by Kavita Krishnamurthy, Shreya Ghoshal, and KK. Not only the song but also the choreography of the song became very popular with Madhuri and Aishwarya dancing on the beats.
Sunn Raha Hai
The song ‘Sunn Raha Hai’ was rendered in two different styles, one in electric rock style and the other one in a semi-classical form. The composer Ankit Tiwari was appreciated for recruiting Shreya Ghoshal’s voice for the female version of the song. The song is from Shraddha Kapoor and Aditya Roy Kapur starrer, ‘Aashiqui 2’, which is a musical film and the song got many nominations at the year’s award functions.
The song ‘Deewani Mastani’ from Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Bajirao Mastani’, was a song specially made for Deepika’s character Mastani. The lyrics of the song were created keeping her character in the film in mind. The lyrics along with high beats make the song one of the best songs from the film.
The soulful song ‘Saibo’ is from the film ‘Shor In The City’. The songs from the movie are composed by Sachin-Jigar and Harpeet and ‘Saibo’ was sung by Shreya Ghoshal and Toshi Raina. The song is a romantic number and was one of the most listened songs of the year. Shreya was nominated for a Filmfare award in the Best Female Playback Singer category for this song
The ‘Singh Is Kinng’ song ‘Teri Ore’ starring Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif is composed by Pritam and the lyrics were written by Mayuri Puri. Shreya Ghoshal, who sang the song won the Filmfare Award for Best Female Playback Singer and the song was nominated in many other categories. The additional factor that made the song look more beautiful was Akshay and Katrina’s sizzling chemistry that saw them romancing in some scenic locations.
‘Mere Dholna’ is a classical treat to the ears. The song from ‘Bhool Bhulaiyya’ has a high voltage of beats. Vidya Balan showed her dancing talent in this composition. The song was sung by Shreya and M. G. Sreekumar. The song was beautifully composed by Pritam.
Jaadu Hai Nasha
‘Jaadu hai nasha’ from the 2003 film ‘Jism’ is one of the most sensous numbers in Bollywood. The song that features the sexy Bipasha Basu opposite John Abraham adds a commendable oomph factor to this romantic track. The song has been composed by M. M. Keeravani under the pseudonym M. M. Kreem and penned down by Neelesh Misra. ‘Jaadu hai nasha’ won Shreya a Filmfare for Best Female Playback Singer.
Pal Pal Har Pal
‘Pal pal har pal’ from the film ‘Lage Raho Munnabhai’, featuring Vidya Balan and Sanjay Dutt is a slow romantic number. With Shreya Ghoshal and Sonu Nigam singing the song, the song boasted of a refreshing vibe.
Shreya Ghoshal is one of the India’s most popular playback singers. She has received four National Film Awards, six Filmfare Awards and nine Filmfare Awards South. At the age of sixteen, she entered and won the television singing reality show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa. She made her Bollywood playback singing debut with Devdas (2002). She has recorded many songs for film music in various Indian languages.