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Thursday, June 28, 2012

Singer Chinmayi Biography

Chinmayi Sripada
Birth name Chinmayi Sripada
Also known as Chinmayee, Chinmayyi
Born September 10, 1984 (age 27)
Chinmayi Sripada ( born September 10, 1984) is an Indian playback singer, singing predominantly in Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, Telugu and Tulu. She is also a voice actor in Tamil, Hindi and Telugu films, and has worked as a television presenter and a radio jockey as well. She is the founder and CEO of a translation services company called Blue Elephant.

Chinmayi's mother, T. Padmhasini, is a singer and musicologist, from whom she learned Carnatic music and Hindustani classical music. After her birth and initial childhood in Mumbai, Chinmayi relocated to Chennai and attended the Children's Garden school until the age of 10. She was then enrolled at Hindu Senior Secondary School, Indira Nagar and went on to complete her school education through home study modules.
Chinmayi received the CCRT Scholarship for Young Talent for Carnatic Music from the Government of India at age 11. She won the gold medal from All India Radio for Ghazals in 2000 and the Silver for Hindustani Classical Music in 2002. She learned German as a language in the Max Mueller Bhavan in Chennai and completed certification courses from NIIT and SSI in web design. During her school life, she held jobs with both Sify and Chinmayi currently holds a Bachelor of Science degree in psychology from the University of Madras.
Chinmayi is a polyglot; apart from Tamil and English, she speaks Telugu, Hindi and German fluently.

Some of the famous songs sung by Chinmayi Sripada are- 

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Singer SP Charan Biography

SP Charan

Born - Charan Sripathi Balasubrahmanyam
on 7th January 1972 , Chennai 

Charan Sripathi Panditharadhyula Balasubrahmanyam, Popularly known as S. P. B. Charan is an Indian film actor, producer and a playback singer from Andhra Pradesh, who works primarily in the Tamil film industry.
Son of popular Indian singer S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, he first worked as a playback singer in the Tamil and Telugu film industries. He has turned actor with the 2000 Kannada film Hudugigagi and is probably best known for his performance in the 2008 film, Saroja. He established a film production company called Capital Film Works, and produced several Tamil films, including the cult hit Chennai 600028 in 2007.

Some of the famous telugu songs sung by SP Charan are - 

Monday, June 25, 2012

Singer Chakri Biography

Born Chakradhar Gilla
DOB - 15 June 1974 (age 38)
Mahabubabad, Warangal, A. P, India
Chakradhar (Telugu: చక్రధర్) (Known as Chakri gilla )
 (born 15 June 1974) is an Indian music composer and singer.
Chakri composed music for around 85 movies so far. He started his career as music director with the Movie Bachi directed by Puri Jagannadh. As a composer he introduced many new talents (Singers and Lyricist). He won best singer award for movie Sathyam in tollywood filmfare awards.

He is generally considered to have hits in the month of January, which is considered to be Sankranthi (a Telugu festival) season in Andhra Pradesh. This is due to hits such as Devadasu (2006), Desamuduru (2007) , Krishna (2008) and "Maska (2009 film)" in straight years during Sankranthi.

Some of the famous songs sung by Chakri are -

Monday, June 18, 2012

Singer SP Balasubrahmanyam Biography

SP Balasubrahmanyam
Birth name     Sripathi Panditaradhyula Balasubrahmanyam
Born             4 June 1946 (age 66)
                     Konetammapeta, Nagari Mandal, Andhra Pradesh, India

Sripathi Panditaradhyula Balasubrahmanyam (Telugu: శ్రీపతి పండితారాధ్యుల బాలసుబ్రహ్మణ్యం;
Born 4 June 1946) is an Indian playback singer, actor, music director, voice actor and film producer. He is sometimes referred to as S. P. B. or Balu. He won the National Film Award for Best Male Playback Singer six times. He won the Nandi Awards 25 times from Andhra Pradesh.

He has sung over 40,000 songs in various Indian languages. He is the only playback singer in India to have won National Film Awards across four languages. He has also won a Filmfare Award, three Filmfare Awards South and numerous state awards from Tamil Nadu and Karnataka. He is a recipient of civilian awards such as Padmashri (2001) and Padma Bhushan (2011) from the government of India

Singer Lucky Ali Biography

Birth name Maqsood Mehmood Ali
Born 19 September 1958
Mumbai, India
Origin Scranton, PA, United States

Lucky Ali (Hindi: लकी अली, Urdu: لکی علی; born 19 September 1958), born as Maqsood Mehmood Ali (Hindi: मक़सूद महमूद अली, Urdu: مقصود محمود علی), is an Indian singer songwriter, composer and actor. Lucky is best known for his soulful but strikingly simple ballad-style singing and melodious voice.


Lucky Ali is the second of the eight children of the popular Bollywood comedian, Mehmood. His mother Mahelaka, was part Bengali and part Punjabi, the sister of a popular Indian actress of the 1960s - Meena Kumari. The Bollywood actress and dancer, Minoo Mumtaz, was his paternal aunt. He attended Manekji Cooper (Kindergarten) (Juhu), Bombay Scottish School in Mumbai, Hampton Court in Mussoorie, St. George's College, Mussoorie, and the Bishop Cotton Boys' School, Bangalore.

Some of the Telugu Songs sung by Lucky Ali are as follows:

- Saregame from Boys
- Charumathi I Love you from Anand
-Hey Good bye Priya from Yuva
-Appudappudu from Sye

Singer Javed Ali biography

Birth Name: Javed Hussain

Javed Ali (Hindi: जावेद अली, Urdu: جاوید علی) is an Indian playback singer. He has been singing in Hindi movies from 2000 but shot to fame in 2007 when he sang the song "Ek Din Teri Raahon Mein" from the movie Naqaab and thereafter another big hit "Jashn-e-Bahaaraan" from the movie Jodhaa Akbar (2008). He is currently one of the leading playback singers in Hindi, Bengali, Tamil and Telugu. His recent song, "Kilimanjaro" held the #1 position in the music charts. He judged a reality show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Li'l Champs 2011 on Zee Tv and his team is known as Javed ke Abhiroo and the winner of the show was from his team , Azmat Hussain. The second runner up of the show also belonged to his team, Nitin Kumar.

Early life

During an interview Ali and Faisal said that his father used to sing kirtans, a form of Hindu praying and praising Gods. Along with his father, Javed also used to hit some notes. He was only 7–8 years old then. Javed was met with very good reactions from people who also claimed that he has the calibre to become a good singer. At first Ali wanted to become only a ghazal singer as his ustaad Ghulam Ali is a famous ghazal singer. Later his talent was recognised by Anandji of the Kalyanji-Anandji duo who convinced him to pursue a career in playback singing. Born and brought up in Delhi, Ali started singing since a very early age. He started singing with his dad — a popular qawwali singer, Ustad Hamid Hussain. Javed is a student of the famous Ghazal singer Ghulam Ali who not only guided him but also gave him a chance to sing. Born as Javed Hussain, he changed his name to Javed Ali in honor of his ustaad.