Dominique Cerejo is an Indian female playback singer. She is best known for “Yeh Tumhari Meri Baatein” from Rock ON!!. She made her debut in Indian music industry in early 90’s as a background vocalist for “Tadap Tadap Ke” and title track of “ Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam Click to look into! >> Read More... Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam .

”Dominique did her Bachelor of Commerce from Poddar College, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. She married her college friend Clinton Cerejo Clinton Cerejo is an Indian singer and music produ >> Read More... Clinton Cerejo . Clinton also works in Indian music Industry and sung many soundtracks alongside Dominique.

Dominique always loved singing. She used to participate in the competitions held in Church of her locality and later took singing classes to develop her skills. In her early days, she used to sing in advertisements jingles.

She sang various tracks as a background singer and she finally got her first break when Shankar Mahadevan Shankar Mahadevan, a well-renowned, talented and f >> Read More... Shankar Mahadevan noticed her voice while doing one of the Advertisement Jingles. After that lucky encounter, she was given an opportunity to sing the title track of Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, Dus.

Though the movie was put on the shelf due to the death of director Mukul Anand, she kept on singing many tracks for Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy and while doing so she got to associate with other well respected and famous composers like A.R. Rahman, Vishal Bhardwaj The most outstanding of a successful film producer >> Read More... Vishal Bhardwaj , and Pritam Chakraborty When it comes to Bollywood music, Pritam Chakrabor >> Read More... Pritam Chakraborty .

She has sung almost 30 Bollywood soundtrack albums, associating with AR Rahman, Shankar Ehsaan Loy, Vishal Bhardwaj and Pritam Chakraborty. She also sang soundtracks in many other languages and in various film industries such as Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam. She also performed many soundtracks in many movies.

“Yeh Tumhari Meri Baatein” in Rock On (Hindi), “Thendrale” in Kadhai Desam (Tamil), Prema Desham (Telugu),”Over n’ Over” in Anarkali (Malayalam) and Pray for me Brother (English).  Pray for Me Brother is a single track by Indian composer A.R. Rahman featuring Blaaze. This song was the first English song that A.R. Rahman sang.

This song was released in 2007. In Pray for me Brother, Dominique was a background vocalist accompanied by Vivienne Pocha, Hrishikesh Kamerkar and her husband Clinton Cerejo.

She also sang as a background vocalist in MTV Coke Studio. Zamana Kharab, Man Patang Mast Malang are some of the song of Coke Studio she lent her voice too and played them beautifully.

Her struggle finally paid off when her name came to the surface of Music Industry after singing “Yeh Tumhari Meri Baatein” in Rock ON!!. The song was super hit and opened the door of success for her. She won Mirchi Musical Award for Best Playback singer-Female for “Yeh tumhari Meri Baatein”. She was also Nominated for following Awards.

  1. Star Screen Awards for best Playback Female-“ Yeh Tumhari Meri Baatein- Rock On (2008)
  2. Stardust Award for New Musical Sensation- “Yeh Tumhari Meri Baatein”-Rock ON!! (2008)
  3. Apsara Award for the Best Female Playback Singer- “Yeh Tumhari Meri Baatein”-Rock ON!! (2008)

Rafaqat Ali Khan

Rafaqat Ali Khan is a renowned Pakistani singer-songwriter. His father, Nazakat Ali Khan, is a legendary singer, while his uncle, Salamat Ali Khan, is a Sham Chaurasia Gharana singer. His cousins, Latafat, Shafqat Ali Khan, and Shujat Ali Khan are popular classical singers as well. He took an MA in Musicology and graduated from the University of Punjab. He was trained by his father and uncle at a very young age and eventually made a television and radio appearance with his cousins and uncle. Rafaqat started doing solo performances in several shows in India and other countries like Australia, Canada, Middle East, UK, USA, and other European countries. His tour in the USA in 2009 was the most successful tour that was ever made by a Pakistani artist, where he performed in 16 states in just two months. Rafaqat was the first Pakistani artist to perform at the Oslo Opera House in Norway. He was joined by the Bollywood’s Brass Band, Jasvant Singh, and Nafees Irfan. The event was graced by Queen Sonja of Norway. He also performed classical songs at the opening ceremony of the festival, held at the Rudd House in Oslo. His works were featured in Rishpal Singh Rekhi’s album entitled ‘The Project’ and have also crooned song with English singer-songwriter, Peter Gabriel. Rafaqat is also a popular playback singer and has sung songs in films like Silence Please… The Dressing Room (2004), Krrish (2006), Dhokha (2007), and Younistaan (2014). He bagged the Mirchi Music Awards for Song Representing Sufi Tradition at the Mirchi Music Awards. His debut as a featured artist was in the 9th season of the Pakistani music TV series, Coke Studio, under the team of music director, Shiraz Uppal. Aside from singing, Rafaqat can play different types of musical instruments including the tabla, harmonium, dholak, etc. He was also honored by the Lahore Press Club and grants him a lifetime membership to the club. This type of honor was usually given to statesmen and politicians only such as Indian Prime Minister IK Gujral, Benazir Bhutto, Former President Farooq Leghari, and former Federal Minister Qamar Zaman Kaira. Rafaqat was part of the National College of Arts’ visiting faculty, where he teaches classical music, modern Ghazals, Khayal singing, playback singing, etc. He is also doing free shows and fund raising concerts for leading charity organizations in India. Some of the songs that made him popular include Main Haun Aasman, Maula Meray Maula, Allah Tera Shukria, Chand Sa Chehra, Duma dum, Tere Ishq Nachaya, Dewana Ban Gaya, and much more.

Rafaqat Ali Khan Hindi Actor