Top 10 Playback Singers Of Modern Era

Top 10 Playback Singers Of Modern Era Hindi Article

India has seen gems like Kishore Kumar, Mohammed Rafi, Lata Mangeshkar and much more. Considering that to be Golden Era, we bring you the gems of Modern Era i.e. post-2000. The list contains those artists who have contributed to Bollywood by their songs, both male and female.

1. Sonu Nigam

India is blessed to have Sonu Nigam. He is the most talented singer in the music industry with multiple talents. He could vary his voice in a beautiful manner and has contributed in many beautiful songs. Born on 30 July 1973 in Haryana, this versatile singer has songs in more than 17 languages. Some of his famous tracks are “Abhi Mujhme Kahin”, “KalHo Na Ho”, and many of Md. Rafi’s song whom he considers his motivation. He is recognised worldwide, ranked 1st on US Billboard Uncharted chart in 2013. He has also worked with Britney Spears and Avicii.

2. Arijit Singh

This 29 old year singer became the voice of many Indians after the release of the famous song “Tum Hi Ho” and is still ruling the Bollywood music. His career started with a reality show, Fame Gurukul, but he lost. Then he participated in another reality show which faces a faceoff between Fame Gurukul stars and Indian Idol stars, after winning it, his success never stopped. Some of his famous tracks are, “ Raabta,” “Tum Hi Ho,” “Ashq Na Ho” and “PhirMohabbat.”

3. Shankar Mahadevan

Everyone in India has tried to sing “Breathless” at least once. This guru of music is one of the most respected and loved music artist in the industry. His trio, Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy is very popular music composing trio. He has given many great songs to his fans and is four times winner of the national award. Some of his work are, “Breathless,” “Maa,” “YennaSollaPogirai”and“Bolo Na.”

4. Shreya Ghoshal

Came into the limelight after winning reality TV show, Sa Re Ga Ma Pa, she has become the queen in Bollywood music industry. With her soft voice, she has never disappointed her fans. She made her debut in Devdas(2002) and had not stopped, winning many awards, including the four National Film Awards and being featured four times in Forbes. Some of her famous tracks are, “BairiPiya,” “YehIshqHai” and “Pherari Mon,” a Bengali track.

5. KK

He has one of the sweetest voice in India. This 48 years old superstar is lovingly known as KK by his fans, his name is Krishnakumar Kunnath. He is greatly influenced by Kishore Kumar and believes a singer should not be seen by face rather he should be heard. Some of his famous tracks are, “Bin Tum” and “Pal.” He is recognised as one of the most talented singers though he has not received any formal training.

6. Atif Aslam

This 33 years old Pakistani singer is favourite of many Indians. He is successfully giving hit songs to Bollywood and is considered one of the most popular singer. Some of his famous tracks are, “KuchhIssTarah,” “Piya O Re Piya” and “MeriKahani,”

7. Mohit Chauhan

The former frontman of band Silk Route, this 50 years old singer has given some of the finest musical tracks. With his incredible voice and his unique singing style, he is loved by many. Some of his famous tracks are, “SaddaHaq,” “Boondein,” ”Phir Se UddChala” and “Pee Loon.”

8. Sukhwinder Singh

If you want to listen to some powerful, energetic songs, tune to Sukhwinder Singh. This 45 years old artist continues to give Bollywood one of the most energetics songs. His discography includes songs like, “ Jai Ho,” “ChaiyyaChaiyya” and “HauleHaule.”

9. Ankit Tiwari

This famous singer was born in Kanpur; his mother was a devotional singer and his parents owned a musical troupe. He started with jingles but gained success by his song “Sun RahaHai Na Tu” in Aashiqui 2. His success continued after that. Some of his famous songs are, “Sun Raha,” “Katra-Katra” and “Galliyan.”

10. Sunidhi Chauhan

Her career started at the age of 13. She is considered as one of the best performers. She is queen of dance numbers because of her voice and her high energetic singing technique, and is also known for her charity works. Some of her famous songs are, “Ruki-Ruki,” “AajaNachle” and “KaisiPaheli.”