Sultana Nooran was born in Jalandhar, Punjab. She is a singer and is inclined towards Sufi music. Sultana hails from a family of musicians. Her father Ustad Gulshan Mir trained her to achieve the true zest for music and its divinity. She has a sister named Jyoti Nooran, who is also attached to the musical tradition. Nooran’s grandmother Bibi Nooran was a popular Punjabi Sufi singer of her time in the 70’s. Sultana has been trained in traditional “Sufi Music” for the past ten years. Their family follows Sham Chaurasi Gharana and Mirasi traditions of music.

Her father composes the music and arrangements for Sultana’s concerts and live performances. The Nooran sisters appeared on the TV show “Nikki Awaaz Punjab Di” and were praised and acclaimed by both judges and viewers. Sultana along with her sister Jyoti has performed in many international concerts in Canada and states as such, where they were largely acclaimed for their invigorating singing. Sultana has done many stage performances in India as well. In July 2012, the Nooran sisters appeared in the MTV Coke Studio. There they sang “Allah Hoo” in their mellifluous voices which created quite an impact on their fans.

Sumeet Tappoo

Sumeet Tappoo was born in Fiji Islands. He holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration from the University of Technology Sydney. Because of his passion towards music, he moved to Mumbai to become a playback singer. Sumeet performed in stages at the age of eight and released his album when he was eleven. Since childhood, Sumeet has learned music from musical legend Anup Jalota, who accepted him as a student and even now, he continues to be Sumeet’s mentor. He made his debut pop album Meri Deewangi in the year 2010. This album was distributed by the production giant EROS Entertainment and remained in the top chart for nearly 40 weeks. With his success in the Bollywood industry as an independent pop artist, Sumeet started performing in concerts. At present, Sumeet has performed more than 450 concerts in different countries like India, USA, UK, Canada, South Africa, Mauritius, etc. He has also performed with his mentor Anup Jalota in Indian and International concerts and has also made solo performances in various musical festivals. He has made many devotional albums along with different artists like Anup Jalota, Suresh Wadkar, Hariharan, Sadhana Sargam, to name a few. His latest release was with Hariharan and Shankar Mahadevan on the occasion of 85th Birthday of Sri Sathya Sai Baba. He was awarded Lion’s Gold Best Emerging Singer of 2014. Spiritually inspired by Sai Baba, Sumeet tries to motivate the youngsters towards spirituality and the practice of human values in his music. Sumeet his living with his wife Krupali and their daughter Saisha   Another Version of This Bio : Sumeet Tappoo is an Indian-origin singer who has sung many devotional songs and bhajans. Many don’t know that Sumeet was born in Fiji Islands. In fact, there is a sizeable Indian population living in the region. In an interview, he said that he attended Anup Jalota’s concerts with his family when he was four years old. In fact, the people of Hindu community turned up in huge numbers whenever a devotional singer came to Fiji. As Sumeet went to these shows, he developed a passion for music. Sumeet also admitted that his father was a big fan of Mukesh’s songs. Sumeet went to these shows until he met Anup Jalota in person. He conveyed his desire to Anup about learning music. After listening to Sumeet’s recordings, Anup agreed to take him under his guidance. Later, Sumeet moved to Australia to pursue his higher education. He took admission at the University of Technology in Sydney (UTS), where he completed his graduation in Bachelor in Business (Management and Marketing) followed by the Master’s degree in the same. In 2004, Sumeet chose to concentrate on his musical career and shifted to Mumbai for better opportunities. He began performing on stage at the age of eight and released his first album (Sumeet Tappoo sings Mukesh). Sumeet believes that music is the universal language of every deity. As of now, he has organized more than 450 concerts, across the world. Sumeet’s notable album is his IndiPop album Meri Deewangi, released by Bollywood film production and distribution giant Eros International. Meri Deewangi consists of eight romantic compositions plus the title track. For the title track Sumeet teamed up with UK-based Priest J, who has also worked with Rihanna in the past. Deepak Pandit composed the music of these ballads. Meri Deewangi impressed the melody lovers with its meaningful lyrics and soulful music. Sumeet listed “Meri Deewangi,” “Pyaar Ho Jaane Do,” and “Dil Lagata Nahin Kahin Tere Bina” as his favorite tracks of this album. The album was on top of chartbusters for over 40 weeks. Sumeet has sung a duet with Anuradha Paudwal for “Malik Ek”, a Bollywood movie which is a tribute to Sai Baba of Shirdi. His collaborations include legendary singers like Anup Jalota, Sadhna Sargam, Suresh Wadekar, Shankar Mahadevan, to name a few. In 2015, Amitabh Bachchan launched Sumeet’s album “Destiny”, which also included the work of Pankaj Udhas and Talat Aziz. Sumeet is an ardent follower of Sri Sathya Sai Baba of Puttaparthi. After the death of the guru, Sumeet held an event where he paid his homage to the sage. In 2014, Sumeet won the Lions Gold Award under the category of Best Emerging Singer. Sumeet has actively participated in many philanthropic activities and raised funds as well.

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