Over the course of her successful two-decade singing career, Shreya Ghoshal has produced countless successes. Today, the brilliant singer turned 39 years old. With the popular movie Devdas, she made her Bollywood playback singing debut, singing five well-known songs.

Shreya Goshal early life

In Murshidabad, West Bengal, Shreya Ghoshal was born on March 12, 1984, into a musical family. Early on, she began singing, and at age four, she enrolled in classical music lessons.

Although Bendhechhi Beena, her debut studio album, was published on January 1st, 1998, her big break came in the year 2000 when she won the Sa Re Ga Ma Pa competition as a teenager. 

Shreya Goshal Debut Song

With Devdas, she made her Bollywood playback singing debut in 2002. She became well-known because of songs like Bairi Piya and Dola Re Dola. Her voice immediately caught the attention of the general public and both producers and critics. She won her first National Award for the song Bairi Piya and her first Filmfare for Best Female Playback Singer for Dola Re.

About a thousand Bollywood songs have been performed by Ghoshal, including top blockbusters from movies like PK, Agneepath, Bajirao Mastani, Om Shanti Om, Veer-Zaara, Silsila Ye Chahat Ka, and more.

Shreya Ghoshal Awards

Ghoshal has won numerous awards, including four National Film Awards, four Kerala State Film Awards, two Tamil Nadu State Film Awards, seven Filmfare Awards, and ten Filmfare Awards South during her career.

She is the only Indian artist to have won all six major Indian music awards, and she is one of the few Indian singers to have a wax statue at Madame Tussauds in London.