Shreya Ghoshal

Born: 12 March 1984 (age 33), Baharampur
Height: 1.6 m
Spouse: Shiladitya Mukhopadhyaya (m. 2015)

Quotes

  • To me,music is oxygen & I know that someday even if I can't sing,I can always continue listening to it.
  • I have to say that my biggest Award is performing in front of my fans. Their love is my award.
  • It's a great feeling to be wanted but it's more exciting to be inaccessible.
  • It's very difficult for me to appreciate my own songs as I criticise them a lot.
  • I consider music to be very sacred and I feel I'm blessed to be born with a talent which allows me to make the best of it

Trivia

  • She trained with Kalyanji for 18 months and continued her classical music training with Mukta Bhide in Mumbai.
  • Ghoshal was honored from the U.S. state of Ohio, where the governor Ted Strickland declared 26 June as "Shreya Ghoshal Day".
  • She is the only Indian singer to include in the list of Verve's 50 Power Women Of 2016" list.
  • Winner of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa (1995) season 7.
  • In 2012, Ghoshal appeared in the Forbes Celebrity 100, a list based on income and popularity of India's celebrities. She remained in the top fifty spots for five consecutive years, listed at the 42nd spot in 2012-13, the 28th spot in 2014, the 33rd spot in 2015 and the twenty-eighth spot in 2016.