Mithoon Sharma is a singer and music director in Bollywood movies. He is the son of veteran background music composer
, who has provided background musical score for over 200 films.
Mithoon was born on born January 11, 1985. At a young age, he got a break to compose with
for film ‘Zeher’ for one song ‘"Woh Lamhe Woh Baatein"’. The song was a hit, and entry in Bollywood became easier for him. IN 2006, he got the opportunity to compose along with Pritam for ‘
Bas Ek Pal
’. The song "
" which had music by Mithoon was voted as one of the best songs during 2006.
In 2007, Mithoon shared credit with another music composer
for film ‘
’. In 2007, he composed all songs for two movies ‘
’ and ‘Aggar’. In 2010, he composed all songs for film ‘Lamhaa’ but one melodious song 'Madno Re' has been a huge hit and was aired throughout the nation for a long time. But it was his magical score In movies like ‘Murder-2’, ‘Jism-2’ and ‘3-G that helped him to establish his feet in Bollywood. In Murder-2, he has penned lyrics, sung and composed music. He composed and had sung songs like ‘Phir Mohabbat’ and ‘Aye Khuda’. In Jism-2, he composed only one song ‘Yeh Kasoor’. He received the Filmfare best music director award for film ‘3-G’. After-
, he received another critical acclaim for ‘Aashiqui 2’.
In the year 2014 Mithoon composed music for three successive films including ‘
Hate Story 2
’ and ‘
Hamari Adhuri Kahani
’. In 2014, he also composed music for ‘
All Is Well
’ and ‘
’. In 2016, the music director has many assignments and is hopeful of winning multiple awards and audiences’ responses. As many as five -film project are in the pipeline and the music composer has high hopes for 2016.