Birthday: 1982

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Rehan Khan was born and brought up in Mumbai to Rizwan Khan, a known Sitar Maestro. However, Rizwan Khan had to part with his art due to lack of money and had to join construction business. Rizwan Khan dreamed of making Rehan into the singer, that he is today. Rehan won 50 Lakh rupees on Fame X, a contract with Sony BMG India, with which he went on to bring his album Naujawan to the masses. He is known to be a heavy voiced singer with a stirring soul voice.

Rehan sang the theme song for the Cricket World Cup 2007 when City Bank asked him to sing to cheer the Indian Cricket Team. He then formed a team with the singer who won three singing competition on TV. Raja Hasan, the duo named their band as Band Hungama, even though the band had not received much acclaim it when on to perform more than 250 shows across the world, where masses loved the duo. Rehan has been an integral part of the Music Industry. However, his live performances have been loved more than his performances as a background singer.

Jatin Lalit

Hailing from Jodhpur, Jatin and Lalit imbibed musical skills mainly from their father Pandit Pratap Narayanan. They also learnt piano and guitar from Pyarelal Ramprasad Sharma, who is famously called as Laxmikant-Pyarelal (Laxmikant is another musician). Late music director, Aadesh Srivastava is their brother-in-law. This duo kick started their profession in 1991 with the film Yaara Dildara. The film bombed at the box office, but the music was a great hit. Later, they gained recognition for their compositions in Khiladi and Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikander. The song Pehla Nasha from the film Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikander was in the lips of every Indian. Iconic R D Burman’s method of music composition had a great influence in this duo. Their works were much sought for during the late 90s. Their compositions include 473 songs. The lyricists with which Jatin and Lalit worked, include Anand Bakshi, Majrooh Sultanpuri, Javed Akthtar and Sameer. Playback singers Amit Kumar, Kumar Sanu, Udit Narayan, Abhijeet Bhattarcharya, Sonu Nigam, Hariharan, Alka Yagnik, Anuradha Paudwal, Sadhana Sargam, Kavita Krishnamoorthy have all sung under their compositions. The music albums of this duo had various songs which were given music by other musical artists, in their final years as joint musicians. Though this was not appreciated by the duo, the directors and producers wanted it. Jatin-Lalit have the credit of being one of the pioneers to pen songs sung by Bollywood stars (For eg. Aati Kya Kandala (Aamir Khan)). Jaitn-Lalit had a brief stint with acting; they gave a short appearance in the movie Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikander. They appeared as judges for the famous musical show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa. This duo is not party bird and is withdrawn. The duo had worked together for over 16 years and then they have separated ways stating personal issues. Jatin and Lalit have also composed music as separate musicians. Jatin and Lalit’s composition for Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge had phenomenal success. Their compositions for Kuch Kuch Hota Hai and Kabhi Kushi Kabhi Gham also spelt magic.

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