Neha Bhasin

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Neha Bhasin
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Bhasin in 2019
Born (1982-11-18) 18 November 1982 (age 38)
Occupation
  • Singer
  • songwriter
Years active2005–present
Spouse(s)Sameer Uddin
Awards Full list

Neha Bhasin (born 18 November 1982) is an Indian singer and songwriter. Known for her playback work in Bollywood, Tollywood, Kollywood and independent songs in the genre of indian pop and punjabi folk music, she is the recipient of two Filmare and Stardust Awards each.

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Early life

Neha Bhasin was born in Delhi to Ashok Bhasin and Rekha Bhasin. Neha belongs to a Hindu Punjabi family. Her clan is khukrain biradri which belongs to khatri Punjabi community. Neha has two siblings. Her Elder sister is Rashi Bhasin and younger brother is Anubhav Bhasin She went to Frank Anthony Public School and won her first singing competition singing Mariah Carey's song Hero at the age of 9. Since childhood she aspired to become a popstar. [1] She joined Shiamak Davar's dance academy to learn various dance forms. She also took vocal classical training from Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan. [2] [3]

Neha became an over night sensation at age 18 when she was selected by Coke V popstars, a nation wide Talent search conducted by Channel V to be a part of the 5 girl pop group ' Viva '.

Personal life

Neha Bhasin married Sameer Uddin, a music composer, in a western wedding in Tuscany, Italy on October 23, 2016. [4]

Career

Bhasin was attending Lady Sri Ram College when she auditioned for Coke [V] Popstars in 2002 and won the competition to form India's first all girls Viva (band) along with four other girls.

After the band broke up in 2004 Neha went on to sing for Bollywood films and Tamil film music Industry.

Her first breakthrough in Bollywood was the song 'kuch khass hai' in 2007 which also got Neha her first Filmfare nomination in 2008. Neha's debut Tamil song 'Pesugiren Pesugiren' composed by Yuvan shankar raja won Neha the Star vijay award for best playback singer in 2008.

Awards

YearAwardCategorySong and FilmResult
2007 Vijay TV Awards [5] Best Playback Singer – FemalePesugiren Pesugiren (Satham Podathey) – TamilWon
2008 Filmfare Awards [6] Best Playback Singer – FemaleKuch Khaas Hai (Fashion)Nominated
2009 Music Mirchi Awards South Awards Best Playback Singer – FemaleAtu Nuvve (Current) – TeluguNominated
2011 Stardust Awards [7] Musical Sensation of the YearDhunki (Mere Brother Ki Dulhan)Won
2011 Screen Awards Best Playback Singer – FemaleDhunki (Mere Brother Ki Dulhan)Nominated
2011 Apsara Awards Best Playback Singer – FemaleDhunki (Mere Brother Ki Dulhan)Nominated
2011 Zee Cine Awards Best Playback Singer – FemaleDhunki (Mere Brother Ki Dulhan)Nominated
2011People's Choice AwardsBest Playback Singer – FemaleDhunki (Mere Brother Ki Dulhan)Nominated
2011 Filmfare Awards South Best Playback Singer – FemalePoraney Poraney (VAAGAI SOODA VA) – TamilNominated
2011 Filmfare Awards South Best Female Playback Singer – Telugu Hello Hello (Dhada) – TeluguNominated
2011 Music Mirchi Awards South Best Playback Singer – FemaleHello Hello (Dhada) – TeluguNominated
2011 Mirchi Music Awards [8] Female Vocalist of The Year Dhunki (Mere Brother Ki Dulhan)Nominated
2014Gama Tollywood Music Awards [9] Best Playback Singer – FemaleAww Tuzo Mogh Kortha (1 Nenokkadine) – TeluguWon
2014 South Indian International Movie Awards Best Female Playback Singer (Telugu) Aww Tuzo Mogh Kortha (1 Nenokkadine) – TeluguWon
2016 Stardust Awards [10] Best Playback Singer – Female Jag Ghoomeya (Sultan) – HindiWon
2016 Mirchi Music Awards [11] Female Vocalist of The YearJag Ghoomeya (Sultan) – HindiNominated
2017 Filmfare Awards Best Playback Singer – FemaleJag Ghoomeya (Sultan) – HindiWon
2017 ZeeCine Awards Best Playback Singer – FemaleJag Ghoomeya (Sultan) – HindiWon
2017 Femina Women Awards Femina Women Jury Award in the Music and Performing ArtsJag Ghoomeya (Sultan) – HindiWon
2018 Filmfare Awards South Best Female Playback Singer – Telugu Swing Zara (Jai Lava Kusa) – TeluguNominated
2018 Filmfare Awards Filmfare Award for Best Female Playback Singer – PunjabiPaani Ravi Da (Lahoriye) – PunjabiWon
2020 Filmfare Awards Best Playback Singer – FemaleChashni (Reprise) (Bharat) – HindiNominated

International collaborations

TV and film

▪︎ Neha judged the singing reality show called Love Me India in 2018 on &TV alongside Himesh Reshamiya and Guru Randhawa.

Film songs

YearSongAlbumLanguageComposerCo-singer(s)
2005"Bullet – Ek Dhamaka" Bullet: Ek Dhamaka Hindi Somesh Mathur
2006"Ek Look Ek Look" Aryan Anand Raj Anand
2007"I Wanna Rock Like Mummy Ji"Mummy Ji Aadesh Shrivastava
"Kudiye Pataka"
"Jashna Di Raat Ha"
"Pesugiren Pesugiren" Satham Podathey Tamil Yuvan Shankar Raja
"Sei Yethaavathu" Billa
2008"Hari Puttar" Hari Puttar Hindi Aadesh Shrivastava
"Kuchh Khaas Fashion Salim-Sulaiman Mohit Chauhan
"Kuch Khaas (Remix)"
2009"Om Shanthi Om" Muthirai TamilYuvan Shankar Raja
"Atu Nuvve Itu Nuvve" Current Telugu Devi Sri Prasad
"Yogi Yogi Thaan" Yogi TamilYuvan Shankar Raja
"Nasha" Daddy Cool Hindi Gaurav Dayal
Kill Chabbra Raghav Sachar
"You and Me" Pyaar Impossible Salim-Sulaiman
2011"Are Dhammare" Maharaja Tamil D. Imman
"Poraney Poraney" Vaagai Sooda Vaa M. Ghibran
"Dhunki" Mere Brother Ki Dulhan Hindi Sohail Sen
"Hello Hello" Dhada Telugu Devi Sri Prasad
"Niharika" Oosaravelli
"Dil Ki Hai Tamanna" Force Hindi Harris Jayaraj
2012"Kaadhal Endhan Kaadhal" Moondru Per Moondru Kaadhal Tamil Yuvan Shankar Raja
"Tha Tha Thamara" Nuvva Nena Telugu Bheems Ceciroleo
2014"Aww Tuzo Mogh Korta" 1: Nenokkadine Devi Sri Prasad
"Asalaam-e-Ishqum" Gunday Hindi Sohail Sen Bappi Lahiri
2016"Aakhein Milayenge Darr Se" Neerja Vishal Khurana
"Jag Ghoomeya" Sultan Vishal-Shekhar
2016" Apple beauty" Janatha Garage Telugu Devi Sri Prasad
2017"Paani Ravi Da" Lahoriye Punjabi Jatinder Shah
"Swing Zara" Jai Lava Kusa TeluguDevi Sri Prasad
"Swag Se Swagat" Tiger Zinda Hai Hindi Vishal-Shekhar Vishal Dadlani
"Dil Diyan Gallan" (Unplugged)"
2018"Kaala Doreya" Kaalakaandi Sameer Uddin
"Shuru Kar" Aiyaary Rochak Kohli Amit Mishra
"Heeriye" Race 3 Meet Bros Deep Money
"Swag Saha Nahi Jaaye" Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi Sohail Sen Shahdab Faridi, Shivangi Bhanaya, Sohail Sen
2019"Chashni"
(Female version)
Bharat Vishal-Shekhar

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