10 Best Bollywood Singers Of All Time
India is the homeland to many best singers of all times. The Bollywood industry has given lots of great male and female playback singers to the world. Hence, it’s hard to compile a short list of the best singers of all time. But we have made a list of 10 best Bollywood singers of all time, check out.
1 Mohammad Rafi
Without any arguments, he was the best in the 1950’s and 1960’s, and he was in the industry for over 40 years. He had more than 26,000 songs on his list and was considered as the best playback singers of all time in the country. He had won 6 Filmfare and 5 National awards and had worked with almost all the music directors of his time.
2 Kishore Kumar
Kishore Da was one of the best voices of the film industry, and he was successful as an actor also. He has a special style of singing and is loved by all for his voice. Kishore Da was a versatile singer who has not attained training in music but ruled the industry with his powerful voice and style. He has won 8 Filmfare awards, which is a record that a playback singer could ever get. His voice was well suited, Rajesh Khanna and Amitabh Bachchan.
3 Manna Dey
Prabodh Chandra Dey, who was popularly known by his stage name Manna Dey, was a classical genius. He was a great artist who could pick up the hardest pitch that even Rafi couldn’t. He was the official voice behind BalrajSahni, and he has all those hit unconventional songs on his list. He has sung more than 4,000 songs from the year 1942 to 2013 and has got the Padma Shri, the Padma Bhushan, and Dadasaheb Phalke award.
4 Latha Mangeshkar
She is one of the popular singers and was known as the “Nightingale of India.” There are many popular songs sung by her. Some of the albums created by her. She has received many awards, which includes Bharat Ratna and Padma Vibhushan.
5 Kumar Sanu
Kedarnath Bhattacharya, popularly known as Kumar Sanu is one of the popular playback singers of Bollywood film industry. He is the Guinness record holder who has sung the maximum number of songs in a single day which is 28 songs. He has won Filmfare award for best singer for consecutive 5 years.
6 Asha Bhosle
She is the sister of Latha Mangheshkar and started her career as a singer before independence. Other than singing movie songs, she also has produced some of the famous album songs.
7 Udit Narayanan
Udit Narayan is a popular playback singer who mainly sings songs in Hindi and Nepali. He has won 3 National Awards and 5 Filmfare Awards, for the best playback singer.
8 Sonu Nigam
Sonu Nigam is one special Indian playback singer whose voice is specially made for romantic songs and soulful songs. He has the ability to sing the most difficult songs with his own style and ease. He has won many awards, including the National Award, Filmfare and Star Screen Awards.
9 Shreya Goshal
SheryaGhoshal is the youngest singers of the film industry who got the opportunity to be in the popular singer list. She has many popular songs on her list, and she sings in multiple languages other than Hindi.
10 Krishna Kumar Kunnath
He is popularly known as KK and is a prominent singer who has sung many songs in Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam and Kannada films. He is a Malayali by birth as he was born to Malayali parents. He became popular through his album’s songs initially.
We hope that we were able to set up the list of 10 best Bollywood singers of all time with justice. Hope the list was informative and useful to all fans; please do share your thoughts and comments.