Shreya Ghoshal is an Indian singer, music composer, and music producer who is widely regarded as one of the greatest singers that the country has ever produced. Although she has predominantly contributed to Hindi-language Bollywood movies, she has also recorded numerous songs in languages such as Assamese, Bengali, Bhojpuri, English, French, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and even Nepali. As of May 2020, she had won 5 National Film Awards, 7 Filmfare Awards (including 6 as ‘Best Female Playback Singer’), 10 Filmfare Awards South, 4 Kerala State Film Awards, and 2 Tamil Nadu State Film Awards. She has judged reality TV shows such as STAR Voice of India (2007), X Factor India (2011), and Indian Idol Junior (2013).

Sun Sign

Pisces

Residence

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Genre

Filmi, Pop, Ghazal, Classical, Bhajan

Instruments

Vocals

Labels

  • T-Series
  • Zee Music
  • Times Music
  • Sagarika Music
  • Asha Audio Company

Boyfriend / Spouse

Shreya has dated –

  1. Shiladitya Mukhopadhyaya (2005–Present) – Shreya began dating her childhood friend Shiladitya Mukhopadhyaya in 2005 and they got married on February 5, 2015 in a traditional Bengali ceremony.

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Petite frame
  • Shoulder-length, straight hair
  • Charming smile
  • Gleaming face

Brand Endorsements

She has served as the brand ambassador of Joyalukkas Jewelry.

Shreya Ghoshal Facts

  1. Although Shreya was born in Murshidabad, West Bengal, she grew up in Rawatbhata, a town near Kota, Rajasthan. She moved to Mumbai in 1997 when her father was transferred there.
  2. A child prodigy, she began her classical training from the age of just 4. She came into the spotlight in 2000 when she won the popular singing-based reality TV show Sa Re Ga Ma at the age of just 16.
  3. Her talent was noticed by renowned film director and music composer Sanjay Leela Bhansali who offered her a contract to sing for the 2002 romantic drama film Devdas which became her playback singing debut in Bollywood.
  4. She contributed vocals for 5 songs on the film’s soundtrack and for the song Dola Re Dola, she won the ‘Best Female Playback Singer’ at the 2003 Filmfare Awards. For the song Bairi Piya, she won the 2003 ‘Filmfare RD Burman Award for New Music Talent’. The latter song also earned her her first National Film Award.
  5. In 2010, the then governor of the state of Ohio, Ted Strickland, had honored her by naming June 26 as ‘Shreya Ghoshal Day’.
  6. In 2017, she became the first Indian singer to have her wax statue installed at the Madame Tussauds Museum.

Featured Image by Shreya Ghoshal / Instagram

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Facts of Shreya Ghoshal

  • Gender Female
  • full nameShreya Ghoshal
  • nicknamesShreya Ghoshal
  • birthplaceBerhampore, Murshidabad, West Bengal, India
  • Date of Birth March 12, 1984
  • Age 37 years 8 months
  • Horoscope Pisces
  • Lucky Number 10
  • Lucky Stone Aquamarine
  • Lucky Color Sea Green
  • Best Match for Marriage Cancer, Scorpio
  • ethnicity / ethnic backgroundBengali
  • nationalityIndian
  • religionHinduism
  • net worthRs 80 crores
  • professionSinger, Music Composer, Music Producer
  • weight57 kg or 125.5 lbs
  • height5 ft 5 in or 165 cm
  • hair colorBlack
  • eye colorDark Brown
  • body type / buildSlim
  • collegeSIES College of Arts, Science, and Commerce
  • motherSarmistha Ghoshal
  • fatherBishwajit Ghoshal
  • brothersSoumyadeep Ghoshal

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