Himesh Reshammiya, who once used to get mocked due to his nasal singing, tried his hand at acting soon after his singing debut in Aashiq banaya aapne. The singer started his acting career with the movie ‘Aap Kaa Surroor- The Real Love Story’ with the same name as that of one of his albums. Himesh is a potential singer but couldn’t do well with his films at the box office.
The dashing Pakistani singer-actor-composer Ali Zafar stunned everyone with his tuneful voice as well as good looks. This heart-throb started his acting career with the comedy film, Tere Bin Laden and is going places since then.
Hard Kaur, the daring rapper-singer of Bollywood, is renowned for her party songs. She made her acting debut with
and appeared in a de-glam role in the movie. Some of her hits are ‘Chaar Baj Gaye’ and ‘laung da lashkara’..
Mika Singh, the famous Indian playback, and pop-singer, is also an actor. He starred in the movie Loot (2011) and played the role of a local Thai gangster. Mika is also known for his controversies with l
Aditya Narayan, the son of legendary veteran singer
, is not only a talented singer but an actor too. This cute-faced singer has also hosted singing reality shows on TV. He made his singing and acting debut with the movie Shaapit directed by
. Apart from his debut film, he also featured in pictures like Pardes as a child artist.
Fondly known as ‘Golden Boy of indian pop,’ This multi-talented singer doesn’t need any introduction. Sonu Nigam has been in the singing industry for quite a long time and has sung songs in almost every Indian language. He began his acting career with the movie Janum and earned several other offers in his kitty including Jaani Dushmann. Sonu is also known for his mimicry and hosting skills. Some of his super hit songs include Kal Ho Na Ho, Mera Rang De Basanti Chola and many others.
Remember this singer? The melody maestro, Lucky Ali, is best known for his simple yet soulful singing. A few people know that he is a nephew of the legendary actress
, which in turn meant a plethora of opportunities to get a break in the acting industry. The singer has starred in films like Kaante, Humare Tumhare, etc.
Atif Aslam is a Pakistani singer who rose to fame with his Bollywood song ‘Tera Hone Laga Hoon’ from Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahaani. He has a soothing voice which makes him apt for Bollywood romantic songs. The singer took to acting by starring in a Pakistani film Bol in 2011, but it couldn’t do well due to lack of his screen time.
This seductive actress-cum-singer is well known for her solo hits. She used to be a part of Sansara band, but after its split, Sophie took to working on her own. She has also been a former MTV video jockey.
This legendary person is a household name, and his songs are on everyone’s playlist whether young or old. Kishore Kumar was a multi-faceted man with a surfeit of talents. He was an actor, singer, lyricist, producer, composer, director, scriptwriter and what not! Having done more than 570 records and acting in over 80 films, Kishore Kumar ruled his era.