Ajay Gogavale is a prominent Indian music composer and director. He was born on August 21, 1976, in Pune to Ashok Gogavale. He grew up in different villages because of his father’s job. Ajay is the brother of Atul Gogavale Atul Gogavale, along with his brother Ajay Gogaval >> Read More... Atul Gogavale who is also a popular music composer and director. They collaborated in several hit films and their duo was known as Ajay-Atul. In his childhood, Ajay was not interested in academics. He is more focused on music and so, he and his brother joined the NCC competition. They won and made this as their inspiration to pursue their passion. They don’t have a musical background and they could not even afford to buy a musical instrument. The two started their ventures in school, local bands, temples, etc. and befriend those who owned instruments since they cannot afford to buy for themselves. During college, Ajay and his brother started working as arrangers for local bands.

Their mother insisted to buy them a keyboard, so their father bought them one. Later on, they went to Mumbai and started working in a non-film music album entitled Vishwa Vinayaka. This album tops the international charts and became their biggest breakthrough. It has paved their way to venture in the Indian music industry. The two started working on commercial jingles, advertisements, ballets, etc. They went on to compose for private albums, plays, and films. Some of their notable compositions are Man Udhan Varyache, Malharavari, and Kombi Palali. In 2009, their compositions for the award-winning Marathi film Jogwa has earned Ajay the Best Music Direction Award at the 56th National Film Awards The National Film Awards gets presented every year >> Read More... National Film Awards . They also penned the songs and background score for the 2010 Marathi film Natarang that bagged him more awards in 2010.

Ajay-Atul also worked on Ajay Devgn’s 2011 action masala film, Singham. Ajay and his brother also contributed to Aamir Khan’s 2014 satirical comedy-drama film, PK. In 2016, the duo also penned and scored the music for Nagraj Manjule’s Sairat, the only Marathi film that grossed over 100 crores. In the same year, they co-produced and scored the background music for Girish Kulkarni’s Marathi film, Jaundya Na Balasaheb. Aside from working on films, the two have also worked for television serials and soaps including Star Plus’ historical series, Mahabharat in 2013. Some of their popular compositions are Chikni Chameli, Zingaat, Apsara Aali, Abhi Mujh Mein Kahin, and a lot more. This 2018, Ajay and his brother are currently working on the soundtrack and background score of the upcoming films Thugs of Hindostan, Zero, and Mauli.

Parichay Hindi Actor

Parichay

Parichay is an Indo-Canadian Bollywood Singer, Songwriter, Music Composer, music producer, and live performer, based in Toronto which is his hometown and he loves the crowd even in Dubai. This Canadian singer, composer, and music producer also has taken vocal lessons and continues to do so. He thinks music is a long term-profession and does not like cheating music. He always wants to learn the craft well and tries to perfect it. He has a passion for the music industry and is an ardent fan of Kishore Kumar and Mohammad Rafi. Parichay believes he is still a student in the musical journey and he has learned about the appreciation, love, and support of his fans after loading the album on YouTube. It may be noted that the singer was born in Mumbai and been around Bollywood movies, music and stars since a very early age. It was a natural progression for him to do work in Bollywood and he feels God has been very kind for making these things happen for him. It was in the year 2009, he made his first debut as an album singer and his first album that released was titled 'Kasam Se' which had Parichay lending his vocal for the song. This singer made his impact felt since 2012 when he rendered his first solo track ‘Kyon' which featured artist Monique Aldebert in the album. In the same year, he featured his voice for the album 'Mothers Are Awesome' (MAA) which was a Hindi song. Another musical album which he had released in the same year was ‘Tu Hi Zindagi’ which featured the lyric’s lines like “Tujhe Kaise Main Batau”. In all these songs, energy was the real aspect of his voice. Parichay always looks for new material in his albums. He was the first singer to mesmerize the audiences in Canada by his Bollywood Song ‘O Meri Chandni’ for the first time in Canada. He took part in rock show ‘desiFEST’ in 2012. Some other notable tracks for which he is famous are 'Sun Soniye' and ’Dekha Tujhe’, ‘Tum Habibi' (all released in 2012). In the year 2015, the singer featured himself on six albums and they are 'Jahan Hai Tu', 'Meri Only One' and ‘Rehguzar’. His other albums included ‘Naye Love Ki Subah’ which featured Shirley Setia and ‘Pocket Money’ that featured music artist The Sunsmith who is a hip-hop performer. It may be noted that Parichay began his Bollywood singing with movie ‘Chaar Din Ki Chandni’ which was a 2012 Hindi film of the romantic comedy genre, directed and produced by Samir Karnik. The film had music by Shiv Hari, RDB and even by Abhishek Ray, DG, and Sandesh Shandilya. But singer Parichay sang the song ‘O Meri Chandni’ with Sunidhi Chauhan. Later on, he collaborated with a remix of ‘Yamla Pagla Deewana’. This music composer feels Mumbai as a film industry that taught him many lessons in life. For instance, in this industry, everyone needs a respect, he thinks. The singer is also happy that many Bollywood music composers had really praised and acknowledged his work which gave him a tremendously good feeling. The singer even told media that he is happy that he deserved his progress in the musical journey in Bollywood at a slow pace rather than overnight! In the year 2016, he made his debut as a music composer in Bollywood film ‘Loveshhuda'. He composed 4 songs in this movie and even had sung three songs with Vishal Dadlani, Neha Kakkar & Teesha Nigam. With many hit tracks on hand, the composer Parichay has released a new music video that has caught everyone’s eye, and this brought him a reputation of featuring multi-platinum artist, Sean Kingston, for super hit club songs ‘Saare Mundeya Nu’. It is said that he shot the video in Sean's new mansion in Hollywood Hills and other parts of Los Angeles. The album got ‘adult‘ certificate from the Indian censor board and later re-edited for TV viewers. The unedited version of the song is available on YouTube Channel. In the same year 2017, the music composer made actress Nargis Fakhri make debut as a singer. The actress who turned herself into a singer with the album ‘Habitan Vigaad Di’ featuring herself and Canadian rapper, Kardinal Offishall.

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