Mahalakshmi Iyer was born on 21 March 1990, in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. She is a professional Indian singer and playback singer. Iyer is best known for her Hindi and Tamil songs. She has sung songs in many other Indian languages like Telugu, Marathi, Bengali, Odia, Gujarati, Assamese, and Kannada. She belonged to a piece of Tamil music backgrounded family. Iyer was the daughter of her mother, who is a Carnatic classical singer as well. She started taking classes in Hindustani music at a very young age. Iyer has three sisters named, Kalpana, Padmini, and Shobha, and she was the youngest of all. Iye has been raised in Chembur, Mumbai, India. She is a graduation degree holder from R.A.Podar College & Economics, Mumbai, India.
Iyer did many TV songs like in the year 2000, she did Kasamm and Kundali. Then in 2002, ,
Kehta Hai Dil
, and Astitva...Ek Prem Kahani. Then in the session 2003–2004, she did Aandhi. Later she did Thodi Khushi Thode Gham, Banoo Main Teri Dulhann, Meri Awaz ko Mil Gayi Roshni, and Miley Jab Hum Tum in the sessions 2006-2007, 2006-2009, 2007-2008, and 2008-2010. After that, she made few more sessions like in the year 2009–2011, 2010, 2015-2016, and in 2017 with the songs Majhiya Priyala Preet Kalena, Bandh Reshmache, , and Aarambh.