Shashi Suman is an Indian playback singer, music composer, music producer, and music director. He was born in Patna, India. He started his journey by studying tabla during college. His father, who is working as a district education officer, used to play tabla.

However, he was more inclined to singing but since Bihar doesn’t have advanced classes in music, he shifted to Lucknow after class X. He studied classical singing under the guidance of Ustad Gulshan Bharti and after so many struggles he decided to move to Mumbai in 2008.

Shashi usually watched Shankar Mahadevan Shankar Mahadevan, a well-renowned, talented and f >> Read More... singing on television and he told his father that he wants to learn the ‘yeh wala music’, and his father told him that he needs to leave the city. He joined the reality show, Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge 2009, but got eliminated. His father was so happy when he got the chance to perform with Shankarji on stage.

When he was in Lucknow, he always knew that he wanted to go to Mumbai. When he came to Mumbai, he spent six months without working or anything, until he landed in the singing reality show, Indian Idol Indian Idol is a very popular singing reality show >> Read More... (2010). He was one of the top 10 contestants, however, Shashi got eliminated and didn’t win and the production sent him home.

It tore him into pieces and what’s worst is he struggled a lot with finding a job. Luckily, he got the opportunity to work for Aadesh Shrivastava Aadesh Shrivastava is a singer and music composer >> Read More... and did backing vocals for him in the 2010 political thriller film, Raajneeti.

Shashi used to live on bus stands. A lot of people saw his posters from the Indian Idol, plastered on the walls and then he will receive a curious look from them. During the competition, one of the organizers of the show asked him to compose a song that expresses his experiences.

But since he got eliminated, he didn’t have the chance to sing the song. One of the top 5 contestants decided to sing the song on one of the episodes of the show. That is when Sandeep Singh Sandeep Singh is an Indian hockey player and has e >> Read More... , the CEO of Sanjay Leela Bhansali Born on 24th February 1963, Sanjay Leela Bhansali >> Read More... , heard the song and asked who the composer?

While the contestant is singing his song, Singh called him up and said they liked the song. They met later and he was told that he is more of a music director than a singer. Shashi has worked in shows and Singh helped him meet Bhansaliji, whom he assisted in the 2013 romantic crime drama film, Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela.

The following year, he composed songs for Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s biographical sports film, Mary Kom Click to look into! >> Read More... , including the songs Ziddi Dil, Adhure, Teri Baari, Saudebaazi, and the very popular, Chaoro which marks Priyanka Chopra’s singing debut in Bollywood. He lent his voice for the song, Albela Sajan in the 2015 epic historical romance film, Bajirao Mastani Click to look into! >> Read More... , which Sanjay Leela Bhansali also directed.

Aparnaa Bhaagwat

Aparnaa Bhaagwat is a Mumbai based Hindi playback singer; originally from Delhi; who started her career as a freelance vocalist in 2001 in the industry. She is also known for singing in Marathi, Bengali, Tamil, and Telugu. In 2006, she sang “Savaiyaa - Chota Sa Sajan” alongside Suresh Wadkar in Sooraj Barjatya’s family drama Vivaah starring Shahid Kapoor and Amrita Rao. In 2007, she sang in Manoj Tiwari starrer Bhojpuri film Janam Janam Ke Saath and had been credited in many other Bhojpuri movies like Pyaar Ke Bandhan. In 2008, she sang “Hum Toh Hain Aandhi” along with Koushtuv Ghosh, Shavian Suresh and Sneha Suresh in the Amitabh Bachchan starrer Bhoothnath. In 2016, she sang in the Marathi, Tamil and Telugu versions of Neeraj Pandey directed MS Dhoni: The Untold Story starring Sushant Singh Rajput and Anupam Kher. She has been credited alongside Adithyan A Prithviraj for singing “Hoshil Nawab” in the Marathi version, “Pichu Kizichu” in the Tami version and “Chadhivithe Jagathike” in the Telugu version. She is also known to dub Tamil songs into Hindi. She also sings young Simba’s part for the Hindi version of The Lion King’s iconic song Hakuna Matata and other hit songs of the movie. After moving from New Delhi, she completed her secondary education from SMT Vasant High School and senior secondary education from Savitri St. Teresa’s Convent High School. She finished her (B.Com.) in 2013 in Accounting and Financing from Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics; one of the leading colleges affiliated to Mumbai University. She was a member of the student’s council in Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics. She has performed in many stage shows at New Delhi as well as Mumbai. She has won various competitions in her high school as well as her college where she also won the award for the best vocalist and title of “the Empress of the Raga'.  She scored a 93% and topped her class in 2011-12 while studying at N.M College. She is currently teaching accountancy at the R.D National College and W.A Science College in Mumbai since July 2015 and also has a degree in advanced graphics designing. Her public profile shows that she has a passion for singing and music from a young age. Her zeal, training, experience, and propensity for hard work are evident from her social profile.

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