Some of the Indian Singers are famous worldwide because of their Vocal, Superb Singing Style, Music Composition, Lyrics, and many other factors. Indian songs were listened to and loved worldwide in the past.
But, Nowadays, things have changed a lot in Bollywood Indian Music and Playback Singing as they have lost their identity of Indian music and are trying to transform themselves in western culture and music.
But Still today, Many genuine music lovers listen to them. Here is the list of Top 6 Indian Singers That Became Famous WorldWide and Listened Worldwide:
Kishor Kumar (04/08/1929 A.D – 13/10/1987 A.D)
Kishor Kumar was born on 4 August 1929 A.D as Abhas Kumar Ganguly in Khandwa District, Nimar Region, Madhya Pradesh, India. His father’s name was Kunjalal Ganguly and his mother’s name was Gouri Devi.
Kishor Kumar was a multitalented person that was best in everything as a singer, actor, director, producer, composer, lyricist, and screenwriter. But mainly he is famous as an Indian singer in Bollywood.
Kishor Kumar has sung more than 7000 songs in different languages most of them are in Indian Films, Kishor Kumar has won 8 Filmfare awards for best male playback singer in Bollywood.
He has done playback singing for many famous actors like Amitabh Bachhan, Rajesh Khanna, Dev Anand, Kishor Kumar Himself, etc. so he is considered as the best and greatest singer in the History of Music. Kishor Kumar Died at The Age of 58 on 13 October 1987 A.D.
Mohammed Rafi (24/12/1924 A.D – 31/07/1980 A.D)
Mohammed Rafi was born on 24 December 1924 A.D as Haji Ali Mohammad in Punjab, India. Rafi was an Indian playback singer well-known for his versatile and classic style of singing.
Mohammed Rafi had sung more than 7500 songs in different Indian languages and in many foreign languages too. He had given many super hits songs in history. Mohammed Rafi received four Filmfare awards and one national award.
So, He is also considered the most famous and influential singer of Bollywood. Mohammed Rafi died on July 31, 1980 A.D in Mumbai, India.
Lata Mangeshkar (28/09/1929 A.D)
Lata Mangeshkar was born on 28 September 1929 A.D as Hema Mangeshkar in Indore, India. She was the eldest daughter of her father Pandit Deenanath Mangeshkar and Mother Shevanti.
Lata Mangeshkar had four more sisters Hridaynath Mangeshkar, Asha Bhosle, Usha Mangeshkar and Meena Khadikar. She was the most famous female singer of Indian music.
Lata Mangeshkar had sung more than 25,000 songs in 36 Indian and foreign languages too. But, Lata Mangeshkar is most known for the Hindi Songs of Bollywood.
Lata Mangeshkar did receive three National Film Awards, Four Filmfare Awards as Best Female Playback Singer, etc.
Kumar Sanu (20/11/1957 A.D)
Kumar Sanu was born on 20 October 1957 A.D as Kedarnath Bhattacharya in Calcutta, West Bengal, India. His father’s name was Pashupati Bhattacharya and his mother’s name, Rita Bhattacharya.
Kumar Sanu is considered the best Playback singer of Bollywood because of his singing style and melodious voice. Kumar Sanu had sung more than 17,000 songs in different languages and many of those are super hits and loved by people all over the world.
Kumar Sanu had received Five Filmfare Awards for Best Male Playback Singer regularly from 1990 to 1994 A.D. Kumar Sanu was also awarded with the Padma Shree in 2009 A.D by the Indian Government.
Kumar Sanu had also a world record of recording 28 songs in a single day not just songs but also super hit songs. So Kumar Sanu is called the Bengal Tiger of the Indian Music Industry, Bollywood.
Udit Narayan (01/12/1955 A.D)
Udit Narayan Jha was born in 1 December 1955 A.D in Supaul, India. Udit Narayan’s father’s name was Harekrishna Jha and his Mother’s name, Bhuvaneshwari Jha.
Udit Narayan became a Most famous Playback Singer of Indian Music, Bollywood. Udit Narayan had sung more than 15,000 songs in different languages and most of them are super hits and liked by people worldwide.
In his career, Udit Narayan received five Filmfare Awards, Padma Shree award from the Indian Government, 2009 A.D, etc.
Alka Yagnik (20/03/1966 A.D)
Alka Yagnik was Born on 20 March 1966 A.D as the eldest daughter of Mr. Dharmendra Shankar and Shubha Shankar.
She is considered the best female singer of the ’90s because she had sung more than 5,000 songs in different languages and most of them are super hits and loved by people all over the world.
Alka Yagnik received seven Filmfare awards as a best female playback singer, Two National Film Awards, etc.