Anuradha Bhat is a playback singer. She was born on 23rd of July in Mangalore, Karnataka, India. She was the daughter of Mrs. Gayathri Srikrishna, and Mr. Srikrishna Bhat. Her parents loved music. She has a sister,
. She is a famous TV actor cum anchor. Coming to her studies, she completed her education from St Ann’s Girls High School, and Carmel English School.
She did her college from Canara College and joined MSNM Institute of PG Studies. She did MBA and B. Sc. Then, she placed in a renowned company in Bengaluru. However, she quit the job of MNC and tried to work on her music. She builds her knowledge on music. Apart from this, she had to train from Mrs. Kamala on Bharatanatyam. She did the course completely. She had training in singing, the vocal improvement from Late M Srinath Marathe.
In her childhood days, she used to play Veena from her instructor, Mrs. Ranganayaki. At the very young age, she won various prizes. Gurukiran, a music director noticed her singing performance at the District Level Singing Competition. It was held in Mangalore. Then, she performed for Gurukiran’s band all over India and abroad. She used to sing a duet with S. P. Balasubramaniam during her college days. She looked up on ETV Kannada at the show Yede Thumbi Haaduvenu.
Later, she gave auditions to Sri Hamsalekha. She had been selected by this music director to record bits for the film Nenapirali. She sang several tracks for Hamsalekha. Then, she emerged as a playback singer for Vasantha in the picture Meera Madhava Raghava. Hamsalekha directed the music. She used to give performances under the direction of Rajesh Remnants, V. Manohar, Gurukiran, Sadhukokila,
, Harikrishna, and so on. She gained popularity after her hits like Bait, Junglee Shivalingu, Jum Maaya, Marali Mareyagi, Usiraaguve, and much more. She sang in Tulu, Telugu, and Tamil.
She started singing at the age of six. She gave vocal singing in All India Radio, and Doordarshan. She went to different countries like Kuwait, Qatar, Singapore, Australia, USA, and Africa. She collaborated with
, Suresh Wadekar, and many more. She mesmerized in several events like Mysore Dasara, Zilla Utsav,Vishwa Kannada Sammelana, Navika, and AKKA Sammellana etc. She bagged various awards with the tags of Best Female Playback Singer at the Karnataka State Film Award, Filmfare Award, Zee Music Award, Red FM Tulu Film Awards etc. She recorded for Jigarthanda, Viraat,
, Pokriraja, Jaathre and many more.