Shilpa Rao is an Indian female playback singer in Hindi films. In 2006 she recorded the song “Tosey Naina Lagey” for the movie Anwar and “Saiyaan Re” for the film Salaam-e-Ishq. She is a most prominent singers in the “wave” of “young, little-known singers” then sweeping through Bollywood.
Personal Life :- Shilpa Rao was born on 11 April 1984 in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand. Her father, S. V. Rao, who held a degree in music, introduced her to music. For her education, she went to Little Flower School and Loyola School, Jamshedpur.
Career :- Shilpa Rao started her career singing advertising jingles, Rao soon moved on to film music. In 2006 she recorded the song “Tosey Naina Lagey” for the movie Anwar and “Saiyaan Re” for the film Salaam-e-Ishq: A Tribute to Love. She went on to perform songs in films like The Train “Woh Ajnabee“. In 2012, Rao sang ‘Yaariyaan’ for Cocktail.The song got critical success and went on to became a chart-buster eventually.She ended the year 2012 by working with academy award winner A. R. Rahman for the song ‘Ishq Shava’ in Yash Chopra’s last film Jab Tak Hai Jaan. The song was received well by the critics and public. In 2013, Rao sang ‘Malang‘ – Dhoom 3 which gave her critical success. The song went on to become a rage and then a chart-buster.
Age And Height :- April 11, 1984 And Height 5 feet 5 inch
Parents :- S. V. Rao
Awards :- ITA Award for Best Singer
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