Neha Bhasin is a famous singer who has sung numerous popular songs. Being a contestant as well as a judge on the popular Indian reality TV show, Love Me India, she has managed to carve a niche for herself. She is an Indian singer and songwriter who is mainly associated with Bollywood, Tollywood, Kollywood, and independent songs in the genre of Indian pop and Punjabi folk music. Neha has sung in various languages including Hindi, English, Telugu, Punjabi, and Tamil. She is best known for singing the Bollywood songs Swag Se Swagat and Chashni. Apart from this, there has been a long list of Neha Bhasin’s chartbuster songs. The singer is known for her immense versatility in Indian pop and Punjabi folk music. Well, now the illustrious star of the singing industry is going to entertain the audience with her presence in Bigg Boss 15. Let’s get into more details of Neha Bhasin’s personal and professional life.
She was born on 18 November 1982 in New Delhi, India. Her Zodiac sign is Scorpio. During her teenage days, she received vocal training in classical music from Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan. Her passion for music made her into the world of glamour, and at a very young age, she received lots of success in her singing career. She has worked in different languages like Tamil, Hindi, English, and Telugu. She received several popular awards like Stardust in 2011 and Filmfare in 2017. At the age of 9, she got an opportunity to sing for Mariah Carey’s song Hero. Apparently, she has also been seen on the panel of judges as well as an anchor too in the musical reality show Sitaaron Ko Choona Hai, which played on Real TV. Music has always been a part of her life.
She is known for her natural beauty and charming looks. She is a fitness freak and is very particular about her diet. She is approximately 5’4″ tall. She has dark brown eyes and black hair; which has now transformed to Blonde. Neha often changes her hair colour and hairstyles.
Neha Bhasin was born to Ashok Bhasin and Rekha Bhasin in a Hindu Khatri family.
She has an elder sister, Rashi Bhasin and a younger brother, Anubhav Bhasin.
Neha tied the knot with a music composer, Sameer Uddin, on 23 October 2016 at a western wedding in Tuscany, Italy.
Neha attended New Delhi’s Frank Anthony Public School. At the age of 9, she won her first-ever singing award for singing Mariah Carey’s song Hero. She went to Shiamak Davar’s dance academy to gain knowledge about various dance forms. Neha Bhasin always desired to become a pop star. Before entering the field of dancing and singing, she considered building her career and later, she was enrolled at Lady Sri Ram College in New Delhi, where she auditioned for Coke [V] Popstars in 2002 and came out as the winner with an aim to form India’s first Viva band along with the participation of four other girls.
Neha made her debut in Bollywood with the title song from the film Bullet- Ek Dhamaka (2005).
Neha started her singing career with a single track Ek Look Ek Look, which was released in 2006. In the same year, she made a singing debut with I Wanna Rock Like Mummy Ji from the album Mummy Ji. She also sang Pesugiren Pesugiren, a Tamil song, from the film Satham Podathey which was also her debut Tamil song. Both her songs were super hita and earned her various awards and accolades.
Subsequently, she sang songs like Kuchh Khaas Hai (2008), Dhunki (2011), Dil Ki Hai Tamanna (2011), Asalaam-e-Ishqum (2014), Jag Ghoomeya (2016), Swag Se Swagat (2017), Heeriye (2018), and more.
In 2018, she appeared as one of the mentors in the singing reality show Love Me India alongside Himesh Reshammiya and Guru Randhawa. In the same year, she also lent her voice for the song Heeriye.
Neha made her singing debut in the Telugu film industry with the song Atu Nuvve Itu Nuvve, in Tamil with Pesugiren Pesugiren, in Hindi with Bullet- Ek Dhamaka, and in Punjabi with Paani Ravi Da. She made her international singing debut with the song Thaniye, alongside Malaysian Hip Hop star Emcee Jesz. The song was nominated for Best Collaboration at the Radio Raga Awards in Malaysia.
Neha also endorses microphones and other audio equipment manufacturers Sennheiser, a leading German brand.
- Vijay TV Award for Best Female Playback Singer for the song Pesugiren Pesugiren (2007).
- ZeeCine Award for Best Female Playback Singer for the song Jag Ghoomeya (2016).
- Femina Women Award for Music and Performing Arts for the song Jag Ghoomeya.
- Filmfare Award for Best Female Playback Punjabi Singer for Paani Ravi Da (2018).
- South Indian International Movie Award for Best Female Playback Singer (Telugu) for Aww Tuzo Mogh Kortha.
Note: Apart from the awards listed above, she has received several awards and nominations.
Singer(s): Sunidhi Chauhan, Lata Mangeshkar, Britney Spears, Shakira
Musical Instrument(s): Piano, Guitar
Travel Destination: Italy
- Neha often credits her college for shaping her career as an artist.
- Bhasin is a travel enthusiast.
- At the age of 9, when she received her first singing competition award, she realized her limitations and decided to take formal training in classical training from Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan.
- She has judged several singing reality shows like Love Me India, Sa Re Ga Ma Hungama in 2008, and Sitaaron Ko Choona Hai.
- She has done many shows in several countries.
- Neha is a polyglot and fluent in English, Hindi, Punjabi, and Tamil. She can also sing in Telugu.
JOURNEY IN BIGG BOSS (SEASON 15)
Neha Bhasin has entered the Bigg Boss house to show her real self. Well, Neha has been the first confirmed contestant of Bigg Boss OTT hosted by Karan Johar. Known for her mesmerising hits such as Jag Ghoomeya and Nai Jaana among many others, singer Neha Bhasin is ready to show her true personality to the viewers. Going by her promo, the singer sang Bajre Da Sitta. She asked her fans to enjoy her voice in Bigg Boss. Talking about her stay in the controversial house, she said,
My fans would be able to see me and become happier and those who aren’t my fans or haven’t been able to become my fan yet, with them too I would be able to establish a connection.”
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