Shweta Pandit was born and brought in Mumbai. She is a playback singer, song lyrics, and composers by profession and has also acted in various movies. The journey of this versatile, talented Shweta started when she was four years old with composer “Ilayaraja” of a national award winning movie “
”. The movie is remade in Bollywood, and she dubbed for the protagonist. She got her first breakthrough in Bollywood under Yash Raj banner with Aditya Chopra's film “
” in 2000.
She was only 12 years old when she recorded five songs as the playback singer for the flick. Her debut reflects about the immense talent of Shweta as she got selected for the movie from about 500 vocalists. “Main Zindagi Hoon” her debut album released when she was 16 years old. The young sensational pop star released three albums featuring her. Aplam Chaplam was one of the famous albums recorded by her. She has featured in many television commercials and has sung for this commercials. She has sung for various Tamil and Telegu movies. “Vettai” was her first Tamil song which
Yuvan Shankar Raja
composed. Some of her finest work includes “Billa II” and “Aadhibhagvan”. In 2011 she sang along with
for the movie, “Heer Ranjha.” The singer also performed in reality television show “Mission Ustad “telecasted on 9x channel launched in 2008, UN produced the show. The music composer and singer AR Rahman and lyricist Javed Akhtar are on the judging panel. The show featured many accomplished Bollywood singers performing together for various issues and causes for the United Nations. It was one of the biggest ever television show produced by United Nations. Shweta lent her voice as lead vocalists to the Oscar winner, AR Rahman world tour concert and shared the stage with Music Legend all over the world in the countries including US, UK, Australia, Middle East, Asia, and INDIA. In an event, she performed the track Jai Ho from the film, “Slumdog Millionaire” which
and Anna Hathaway organized in Oslo, Norway.
In 2008 Shweta has turned into producer with her independent production house “Shweta Pandit Production”. The launch of the debut album of Shweta Pandit’s sister Shrradha Pandit, “Teri Heer” took place under her production along with Sony Music. As an actor, she has worked in many movies – “
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