Dev Negi is a Bollywood playback singer. He was born on 25 June 1989 and is 27 years old. His Star Sign is Leo. He is born in Dwarahat district of Almora, Uttarakhand. He was brought up in a musical background therefore he grew up playing and practicing Manjiras for Bhajans at a temple of Lord Shiva. No one ever thought that one day he will be the celebrity singer giving his voice in songs starring superstars such as Akshay Kumar, Emraan Hashmi, Varun Dhawan, R. Madhwan, and many more. Dev pursued Bachelors of Arts (B.A.) from Apeejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar, Punjab. He learnt music in Jalandhar. Besides being a professional singer, he is also a songwriter. Uttarakhand has come up with bunch of talented people time to time and Dev is one of them.

He hascontributed to the country with his beautiful and melodious voice and we all are proud of such talent. He owns a degree in music and his hobbies are playing Guitar and Travelling. He started his career with the biggest personality in the industry- Salman Khan. Not every person can have such an excellent opportunity to begin his career. He was the singer for Salman's song 'Hai Yahi Zindagi' in his film Kick (2014). Dev’s inspirations are Sonu Nigam, A.R. Rehman, KK, Mohammad Rafi, and Enrique Iglesias. Before his debut in Bollywood films, Dev started singing tracks for Television shows. Ek boond Ishq, Beintehaan and, Chakravartin Ashoka Samrat are the TV serials he worked for. In an interview, Dev says that Singing is harder than preparing for Indian Administrative Exam.

He was also selected as the OSM Musician of the year. Dev has recorded songs for T-series label. After getting famous, he started creating his albums; some of them are Khoobsurat (2014), Chal Sai Ke Desh (2014), Zara Zara Tumse Hai Kehna (2013), and so on. Talking about his Bollywood songs, they are have been hits of their times and have helped Dev attain stardom. After his song in the film ' Ungli', 'Ungli Pe Nachalein', his voice is quite famous amongst people. He has sung songs like, 'Coffee Peetay Peetay' ( Gabbar Is Back), Ho Gaya Hai Pyaar ( Tanu Weds Manu Returns), Mera Ishq, Paro, Tum Mere ( One Night Stand), and the list goes on. As Dev belongs to a small town from Uttarakhand and had no connection with the Filmy city- Mumbai, it was difficult for him to find work and decide his career path in a metro city.

By a chance, he met Rakesh Kumaar in this strange journey, whom he now calls his Guruji. Kumaarji treated him very warmly and soon both of them started sharing an intense and mutual relationship, says Dev. Negi. He gives the credits of his success to his guru, Kumaarji. Mr. Kumaar accompanied him since he was new in the city and continues to do the same till now even when he has achieved name and fame. Dev was unaware of the recording studios, training centers, and other hospitalities of the city, at that point in time.Kumaarji gave him a helping hand and made him reach to the top with his training and support. Very few people are as lucky as Dev who get to work with singers like, Shreya Ghoshal, Neha Kakkad, Shipra Goyal, Monali Thakur, and many more.

He is versatile singer who believes that he can sing all types of songs and enjoys different kind of music genres. He loves taking new challenges in his work and tries his best to compete with himself to get better. His latest project was seen in the movie Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya in the title track which is a big hit these days. He heartily admires Akshay Kumar for his work and choice of films. Kishore Kumar has always been his favorite. Also, Humari Adhuri Kahaani album consists of some of his favorite songs. Dev has been gifted with soulful voice by God.

He believes that 'the more versatile you are, more are your chances to stay in Bollywood.' Success is not an instant thing; same was the case with Dev, as he had to struggle for some. Soon he became popular after the song from Ungli. People began to fall in love with his sweet and soothing voice which greeted their ears whenever they played his songs. Music heals all problems especially when it comes from such a mellifluous voice. Number of projects was lined up in front of him after he gave few hits. He has promised to come up with something new and more melodious very soon.

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Smita Adhikari

Smita Adhikari is an Indian singer who was also a former contestant on the singing reality show Indian Idol. She was among the top finalists which included Emon Chatterjee, Meyang Chang, Prashant Tamang, etc. in the third season of the show, which was aired in 2007. It is an Indian version of the American show American Idol. The show was judged by eminent personalities from the Bollywood music industry, singers Udit Narayan and Alisha Chinoy, music director Anu Malik and writer Javed Akhtar. The show was hosted by actor and VJs Mini Mathur and Hussain Kuwajerwala. Smita Adhikari is from a Bengali musical family from Kolkata, West Bengal. Both her parents are singers, and it lead her to take up singing from a very early age. She has spent her growing years in Kolkata. She has been trained in classical music and has been singing for more than 20 years. She had done her graduation from Calcutta University. Smita had already sung in a lot of Bengali albums before entering the reality show. She was one of the most adaptable singers in the competition and was always appreciated by the judges. Apart from classical, she had also performed songs of various genres which proved that she was a passionate and well-trained singer. Despite her melodious voice, there had been comments about her appearance, which had lead to her losing confidence in herself which affected her performance in the competition. The comments were criticized by the audience nationwide, but Smita didn't take it negatively instead she tried to improve herself. That's when Alisha Chinoy, who was one of the judges, suggested her for a makeover and a confidence building session to boost her esteem. Her makeover was appreciated both by the judges and the audience. Though she didn't win the show, she had made an impact in the minds of the audience through her singing. She is currently singing for regional movies, mainly Bengali, Bhojpuri and Haryanvi and has sung songs like Ki Kore ma nei je upay, Aa ja Sajan (Beta Hoke Ta Aisan), Mata rani ji ke Sotho singar, Ye Pal Do Pal Ka Pyaar (Ye Kaisa Pal Do Pal Ka Pyaar), Morang Morang Sunaiu Re , Jaise Kaanch Re Karachiya (Jat Jatin), Bhaiyya Malahawa Re Naiya (Jat Jatin), Andhan Ka Pani (Gaon Ke Lal), etc. She had also sung the title track of a Hindi TV serial Geet.

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Kutle Khan

Born in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan, Kutle Khan is a playback vocalist, who has worked mostly in Tamil cinema. He comes from the Manganiyarfamily of musicians. He is master of instrument Khartal. At 8 years old, he started playing as many acoustics as he can. Kutle learned to play instruments such as the parcel,dholak, sarong,khartal, harmonium, and bhapang. There is no percussion he can play. He additionally sings profound renditions, and furthermore composes and forms his tunes. Kutle has been performing since the year 2000. His initial experience performing music abroad was the point at which he was welcome to live for three months in Corsica, France. Aside from his numerous exhibitions dazzling his audience in India, he has since flown out to 53 nations, picking up fame and expanding Indian classical music to different parts of the world. Khan is the member of The Kutle Khan Project band with Kutle Khan as a vocalist, creative director, and multi-instrumentalist, Dayam khan playing instrument the Khartal,Champe Khan on the instrument harmonium and as vocal sarangi player,Roshan Khan with the dholak and table, LaxmiSapera as a Sufi artist and GafurKhan playing the Morchangand Bhapang. Khan is likewise a vital member of the Rajasthan Roots, a prevalent band of aggregate folk artists from Rajasthan who make contemporary and folk music. He additionally tours with a UK-Tamil musician name Susheela Raman, whose excellent voice, visionary melodic landscape and appealing stage presence have captivated a great many audience members in Europe, India and beyond. Also, he performs with TrithaElectic, Papon, and midivalpunditz. Kutle has performed on different stages over the world; His music is as enchanting as it is musically mind-boggling. He exemplifies the rich melodic and complex rhythmic conventions of Rajasthani regional music, and his performances educated by his comprehension of Western melodic and contemporary Indian traditions. He has also performed with KailashKher. In 2010, he was seen in the documentary movie Gypsy Spirit by director Klaus Hundsbichler. The Kutle Khan Project has visited Europe and came back to India one month later. Then, they went across the country for the following couple of months. Notwithstanding his 'Twilight' track that highlighted the Delhi-based electronic pair, KutleKhani invited by the Dublin-based name BalconyTV, a leading every day online viral music show that highlights groups, performers and other variety act in the balconies over the world.

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Kutle Khan Hindi Actor