Shreya Ghoshal-“Woman Singing Legend”

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Shreya Ghoshal was born on 12 March 1984 to a Bengali Hindu family in Berhampore, Murshidabad District, West Bengal. She grew up in RawatBhata, a small town near KotaRajasthan. Her father, Bishwajit Ghoshal is an electrical engineer and works for the Nuclear Power Corporation of India, and her mother, Sarmistha Ghoshal, is a literature post-graduate. She has a younger brother, Soumyadeep Ghoshal. At the age of four, she started learning music.

Shreya GhoshalGhoshal completed her schooling up to eighth grade at the Atomic Energy Central School in Rawatbhata. In 1995, she won the All India Light Vocal Music Competition, New Delhi, organized by Sangam Kala Group, in the Light Vocal group in the sub-junior level. In 1997, when her father was transferred to the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, she was relocated to Mumbai, with her family and studied at the Atomic Energy Central School in Anushakti Nagar. She joined the Atomic Energy Junior College to study science. She dropped out of junior college and enrolled at the SIES College of Arts & Commerce in Mumbai, where she took up arts with English as her major.

Ghoshal’s mother used to help her in rehearsals and accompany her on the Tanpura, starting with mostly Bengali songs. At the age of six, Ghoshal started with her formal training in classical music. She acquired training from Late Kalyanji Bhai for 18 months and continued her classical music training with Late Mukta Bhide in Mumbai.

On 5 February 2015, Ghoshal married her childhood friend Shiladitya Mukhopadhyaya in a traditional Bengali ceremony. Before getting married, Ghoshal dated him for almost 10 years. According to Ghoshal, apart from being a singer, she loves to travel and read books but it’s cooking that has a healing effect on her.

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Ghoshal’s work has been praised by music directors Ankit Tiwari, Jeet Gannguli,  Ghoshal’s contemporary singers Papon, Palak Muchhal, Sukhwinder Singh,  Bombay Jayashri, Javed Ali,  Neha Kakkar, Richa Sharma,  Pakistani singers Ghulam Ali, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Asrar, A cappella band Penn Masala, film actress Dia Mirza, cricketer MS Dhoni. Filmmakers Vishal Bharadwaj,  Karan Johar, and Vidhu Vinod Chopra have picked Ghoshal as the best female singer from the generation. Canadian singer Nesdi Jones, UK singer Roma Sagar, British Indian singer Tripet Gabrielle, Ananya Nanda, mentioned Ghoshal as their inspiration.

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Usha Uthup named her among the “voice for the future”. Veteran singers Vani Jairam and Manna Dey have praised her musical abilities.  Senior singers Alka Yagnik, Asha Bhosle,  Lata Mangeshkar,  Hemlata,  Kavita Krishnamurthy,  Kumar Sanu, also picked Ghoshal as the best female singer from the generation. Sonu Nigam mentioned Ghoshal as his favorite singer: “If there’ll be best all-time singers, Shreya will surely be included among them”. Asjad Nazir, the editor of Eastern Eye called her undisputed queen of playback singing.

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