Chetan Gandharva is a popular Kannada film industry singer. Born in Karnataka Chetan studied BBM at Baldwin Methodist College in 2008, Bangalore before starting his career in movie field. He realized that singing is his dream and decided to achieve it.
With so much hard work and training, he made his entry into the Kannada movie industry. Gandharva can speak almost six languages, namely his mother tongue Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, and English. Chetan Gandharva had his first debut song in the Kannada drama movie “Thavarige Baa Thangi” released in 2002 directed by Om
SaiPrakash which starred the popular hero ShivarajKumar.
He instantly became famous for his voice and recognized by everyone even though he was a starter. Though Chetan Gandharva got a break from his debut film, he took a break for almost ten years and again sang a song as a playback singer in the picture “Dyavre in 2013. He never looked back after that and continuously sang songs back to back every year in several movies. Chetan songs in the movies “seven,” ‘Jackson”, “Sa” and “Missed call” made him one of the popular singers in Kannada industry. For the comedy Kannada drama film, Chetan Gandharva sang “Sorry very Sorry” in 2014 which got so many positive reviews and acknowledgments from critics. He is not only a singer but started working as an actor too. His first debut film was released in the year 2015; “
Melody”. This film is a musical drama which is so interconnected with the music and Chetan made a justification for this picture. For the same movie, he also sang as the playback singer. Again in 2016 he released one more movie and proved his acting skills in the picture “
Parapancha” and shared the screen with
Ragini Dwivedi. After this movie,
Chetan Gandharva has got recognition as both the actor and a singer who can successfully do both the jobs brilliantly. He showed the same talent for the movie ‘Trigger” where is sang the introductory song penned by the
Nagendra Prasad and also played a lead role in the movie. Chetan Gandharva did not restrict his role plays to simple stories, but he starred in a horror thriller which is yet to be titled which is going to be released in 2017. His latest song is sung in the movie “
Lee” which has hit the theaters in this year, 2017. Chetan had worked as the playback singer for more than sixteen movies and acted in four movies till the date approximately.