Born July 30, 1973, Sonu Nigam is an Indian singer and composer. He is widely regarded as one of the best Bollywood singers of all time. He started his singing career at the age of four, when he joined his father on stage to sing Mohammed Rafi’s song “Kya Hua Tera Wada”. Nigam then began accompanying his father on his singing appearances at weddings and parties. He even moved to Mumbai with his father to begin his Bollywood singing career at the age of 18. His first film song as a playback singer was for Janam but was never officially released. He then began making radio commercials and also acted in some of them. Moreover, his first released song was “O Aasman Wale” from the movie Aaja Meri Jaan. He also sang the title track of the film, but it was dubbed by SP Balasubramaniam. Nigam’s first album was called “Rafi Ki Yaadein” in 1992. After this, he went on to sing in some movies, including Muwabla, Veerta, Meherban, Shabnam, Kasam Teri Kasam, Stuntman, Gaddaar, Jeet, etc. Sonu Nigam has always been loved and respected by the Bollywood industry. Among the new generation of singers, Lata Mangeshkar loves him the most. Additionally, Shah Rukh khan, Shankar Mahadevan and himesh Reshammiya also believe that Sonu is the best singer and are always seen heaping praises on him. Along with all the praises, Sonu has also received several awards throughout his career including Filmfare Awards, National Film Award, Best Male playback Singer, etc.
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