The Best Indian Singers in Top 10

There are many singers in India, but some singers give an amazing performance or their Singing is on another level than others which makes them top. So, we are going to know which singers are in the list of Best Indian Singers in Top 10 list.

Singing means a person who expresses their feelings in n musical voice on a regular basis only the difference is they express feelings in rhythmic or sustained tonality and the person who sings songs known singer.

1. Lata Mangeshkar:

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Lata Mangeshkar is a hit playback singer of India, music director, and producer also. Her date of birth is 28th September 1929. Her birthplace is Indore from M.P State. She is 91yrs old still she is the best known & most respected woman in India. 


Lata G is the First Female Singer of India who got the opportunity to perform in the Royal Albert Hall and had performed there. Her First Hindi song is "Maata Ek Sapoot Ki Duniya Badal De Tu" from the Gajabhau Marathi movie in 1993.


Lata's father's name is Deenanath Mangeshkar & mother’s name is Shevanti Mangeshkar. She has 1 brother and 3 sisters named Meena Khadikar, Usha Mangeshkar, Asha Bhosle in which Lata Mangeshkar is the elder one.


• 1969 - Padma Bhushan Awards or Filmfare Best Female Playback Awards 

• 1974 - Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award

• 1984 - Lata Mangeshkar Award

• 1989 - Sangeet Natak Akademi

• 1989 - Dadasaheb Phalke Award

• 1994 - Filmfare Special Awards

• 1999 - Padma Vibhushan Award, NTR National Award and Zee Cine Awards for Lifetime Achievements

• 2001 - Bharat Ratna Award

• 2007 - France Highest Civilian Award

• 2009 - ANR national Award.

Listen on Gaana - Lata Mangeshkar Playlist

2. Udit Narayan:

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Udit Narayan Jha is a playback singer of Indian Bollywood movies. His date of Birth is 01 December 1995. His birthplace is Baisi Gaon in Bihar. His age is 65yrs. He belongs to a Nepali family. 


Udit's career in the music industry started from filmy, pop, classical, Bhajan,semi-classical, and folk songs. His songs are labeled under T-Series, Yash Raj Films, Venus Records, Tapeslove, Tips Official, Sony Music, Saregama, and HMV Record.


• 2001 - Prabala Honour

• 2009 - Padma Shri Award

• 2010 - Lifetime Achievement Award

• 2011 - International Brandlaureate Personality Award - Malaysia

• 2012 - Global Indian Music Academy Awards

• 2015 - Mirchi Music Awards or Judge of Jagran Film Festival

•  2016 - Padma Bhushan Award

•  2017 - 92.7 FM Suhana Safar Legend Award.

Listen on Gaana - Udit Narayan Playlist

3. Alka Yagnik:

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Alka Yagnik is a playback singer of India. Her birth date is 20th March 1966. Her birthplace is west Bengal of Kolkata. She's now 54.


Yagnik belongs to the Gujrati family. She was a bright student in her school but she doesn't like her studies. Her father's name is Dharmendra Shankar and her mother’s name is Shubha. Her mom was an Indian classical music singer. 


Yagnik's first song was “Ek Do Teen” But at the time of recording, she had a high fever, though this song got 1 to 7 Filmfare Awards. She sang this song in more than 20 languages. In the 80s Lata Mangeshkar and Asha Bhosle were her rivals.


• 2001 - MTV Asia Viewers Choice Award - Jaane Kyon

• 2004 - Sahara Sangeet Award - Tere Naam

• 2007 - Sangam Kala Group Music Awards & Best Playback Singer Award - Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna

• 2011 - Gr8 Women Achievers Award, Kalakar Awards - Milenge Milenge

• 2012 - Dr. Ambedkar National Award & Asia Pacific Brand Foundation Award

• 2013 - King Vikramaditya National Music Award 

• 2016 - Mirchi Music Awards - Agar Tum Saath Ho

• 2019 - Atal Mithila Samman.

Listen on Gaana - Alka Yagnik Playlist

4. Kumar Sanu:

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Kumar Sanu is also known as Kedarnath Bhattacharya he is an Indian playback singer. He is born on  20 October 1957 in West Bengal in Kolkata. His age is 63 years now. 


His father's name is Pashupati Bhattacharya who was the vocalist & composer. Sanu's most genres were Filmi, Kishore Kumar Classics, Hindi & Bengali Classic.


Kumar Sanu had changed his name in 1989 as stated by Kalyan Anand from Kedarnath Bhattacharya to Kumar Sanu. B’cause Kalyan Anand saw an image of Kishore Kumar's voice in his singing style and his voice. His first song was from a Jadugar film.


• 1990 - 1994 - Filmfare Awards

• 1993 - 2003 - Nominated for Songs

• 1999 - Zee Gold Awards - Aankhon ki Gustakhiyaan

• 2001 - Kumar Sanu Day Celebrate on 31st March - America Honour & Doctorate 

• 2009 - Padma Shri Award

• 2012 - Dr. Ambedkar Award

• 2015 - Sangeet Samman Lifetime Achievement Award - West Bengal

• 2016 - 8th Position "Most searched Indian best singer in last 10 years" on google

• 2017 - Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Nobel Award.

Listen on Gaana - Kumar Sanu Playlist

5. Sunidhi Chauhan:

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Sunidhi Chauhan is an Indian playback singer. Her birth date is 14th August 1983 in Delhi. Now she is 37yrs old. 


Sunidhi belongs to a Hindu Rajput family from Delhi. Her father's name is Dushyant Kumar & he belongs from UP, Her mother is a homemaker and always motivates her to make a career in music. She had also signed some labels like Times music, Saregama, Universal Music India & Sony music India. 


Sunidhi's debut song is from Shastra Film 1996, and at that time her age was just 12years. She is also known for"Queen of Item Songs". Her item songs are - Mehboob Mere, Dhoom Machale, Sajnaaji Vaari, Chor Bazari, and Sheila ki Jawani.

Listen on Gaana - Sunidhi Chauhan Playlist

6. Arijit Singh:

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Arijit Singh is an Indian playback singer of Bollywood. His born on 25th April 1987 in Jiaganj Village of Murshidabad district of West Bengal. He is also a Musician, Composer, and Music Producer. His age is now 33yrs.


Arijit's father's name is Kakkar Singh is a Lahori Sikh and his Mother is Bengali. Arijit has been married to his childhood friend Koyel Roy and now he's having 2 children. Singh is now residing in Andheri, Mumbai.


Singh's most genres are EDM, Pop, Filmi, Ghazals, and Indian Classical. He is labeled with T-Series, Zee Music Company, YRF Music, Tips Official, and Sony Music India. He uses Tabla, harmonium, guitar, vocals, and piano too. 

Sanjay Leela Bhansali filmmaker offered Arijit to work with him in his film. Arijit Singh's debut song is "Phir Le Aya Dil" and this song got Michi Music Awards 2013.


• 2014 - The Best Male Singer Award - Tum hi ho

• 2015 - Best Male Vocalist Award - Samjhawan

• 2016 - Best Male Playback Singer - Sooraj Dooba Hain

• 2016 - Wizcraft Honour, Top 10 Artist across the globe featured at SSE Arena, Wembley in SSE Live Awards

• 2016 - 2020 - 4 Mirchi Music Awards, 6 Filmfare Awards, Stardust Award, 3 IIFA Awards, 2 Zee Cine Awards & 2 Screen Awards.

Listen on Gaana - Arijit Singh Playlist

7. Shreya Ghoshal:

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Shreya Ghoshal is an Indian playback singer, Music producer, and composer. Her birth date is 12 March 1984 in West Bengal. Her age is 36yrs old. 


Ghoshal belongs to a Bengali Hindu family. Her father’s name is Bishwajit Ghoshal who was an electrical engineer and her mother's name is Sarmistha Ghoshal and she is a literature and postgraduate. Soumyadeep Ghoshal is her younger brother. 


She is an independent artist and she had never signed any label. Her first song is from Devdas 2002 movie. She is the first Indian singer whose Wax statue is in Madame Tussauds Museum. Her genres are Pop, Ghazals, Filmi, Bhajan, and Classical.


• 2002 - 4 National Film Awards - Bairi Piya
• 2003 - 7 Filmfare Awards & 6 Best Female Playback Singer Awards - Dola re Dola

• 2003-2020 - Filmfare Awards

• 2003-2020 - Zee Cine Awards

• 2014-16 - Hungama Surfers Choice Awards 

• 2010 - Shreya Ghoshal Day on 26th June - US State of Ohio

• 2010-18 - Asianet Film Awards 

• 2012-19 - Asiavision Movie Awards

• 2013 - House of Commons of the United Kingdom.

Listen on Gaana - Shreya Ghoshal Playlist

8. Sonu Nigam:

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Sonu Nigam is an Indian playback singer and composer. He is born on 30 July 1973 in Faridabad of Haryana. His current age is 54yrs.


Nigam belongs to the Hariyanvi family. His father's name is Agam Kumar Nigam and his mother’s name is Shobha Nigam. His dad is from Agra and his mom is from Garhwal. His sister is a professional singer. 


Sonu has signed some labels like T-Series, sony music India, Tips official, and Saregama. He is one of the favorites of Lata Mangeshkar. He is also known as” Lord of Chords”.His first debut song was “O Aasmaan Waale” which is from Aaja meri Jaan. His genres are Romantic, Pop Rock, Classical, Semi-Classical, Playback, and Ghazal.


• 1997 - Zee Cine Awards - Sandese Aate Hai

• 1998 - Screen Award - Kismat

• 2001 - IIFA Best Male Playback Award - Suraj Hua Maddham

• 2002 - MTV Immies - Saathiya

• 2003 - Filmfare Best Male Playback Award - Kal Ho Na Ho

• 2004 - National Film Award - Kal Ho Na Ho

• 2005 - Lion's Gold Award - Main Hoon Na

• 2007 - Annual Central European Bollywood Awards - Main Agar Kahoon

• 2008 - Indian Television Academy Award - Amber Dhara 

• 2010 - Global Indian Music Award - All Izz Well.

Listen on Gaana - Sonu Nigam Playlist

9. Neha Kakkar:

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Neha Kakkar is an Indian playback singer of Bollywood. Her birth date is 6th June 1988 in Rishikesh of Uttarakhand. Her current age is 32yrs. 


Kakkar's father's name is Rishikesh Kakkar and her mother’s name is Niti Kakkar. Her brother Tony Kakkar is a singer and composer & sister Sonu Kakkar is a playback singer. i.


Kakkar's first debut song is from Meerabai's "Not Out" film. There are many hit songs which are sung by Neha Kakkar like Mile ho tum humko, Dilbar, Aao Raja, Humne pee rakhi hai, Kar Gayi Chul, Ankh Marey, and Cheez Badi, etc. 


• 2011 - 58th Filmfare Awards 

• 2016 - PTC Punjabi Music Awards 

• 2017 - Zee Risthey Awards

• 2020 - Mirchi Music Awards.

Listen on Gaana - Neha Kakkar Playlist

10. Tulsi Kumar:

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Tulsi Kumar is a Bollywood playback singer. She is born on 15th March 1986 in New Delhi. Her current age is 34yrs. 


Tulsi's father's name is Gulshan Kumar Dua and he is the owner of the Tseries label. Her mother’s name is Sudesh Kumar Dua, her brother’s name Bhushan Kumar Dua and her sister’s name is Khushali Kumar Dua and her sister in law name is Divya Khosla. On 18th February 2015, she got married to Hitesh Ralhan. 


Her first debut song was Love Ho Jayega which released in 2009. There are some hit songs like Tum jo aaye, Sanam re, Ishq Di latt, Wajah Tum Ho, etc. 


• 2010 - Global Indian Music Academy Awards - Love Ho Jaaye

• 2011 - GIMA Awards - Tum Jo Aaye

• 2014 - Mirchi Music Awards - Aashiqui 2

• 2015 - IIFA awards - Mere Humsafar

• 2016 - Mirchi Top 20 Award - Soch Na Sake

• 2017 - ICON of the Year Award - Soch Na Sake

• 2018 - International Women's Day Award.

Listen on Gaana - Tulsi Kumar Playlist


In the above article, we mentioned The Best Indian Singers in Top 10. , All users do listen to their songs and feel it with Gaana App and Jiosavan. This post also includes Top Female singers of all the time.

The Best Indian Singers in Top 10

1. Which country has the best singers in Asia?

Ans - As of Now, India is having a good number of Best singers worldwide, which may change from time to time, but India is a talented country.

2. Who is the best male singer?

Ans - According to this article, Udit Narayan & Sonu Nigam is the best male singer of all time till now.

3. Who is better Sonu or Arijit?

Ans - We can't say who is much better, coz it all depends on your mood genre and the song you like to listen to.

4. Who is the most expensive singer in Bollywood?

Ans - Sonu Nigam is the most expensive singer in Bollywood till now, and can be changed in the future.

5.Who are the most famous singers right now?

Ans - Shreya Ghoshal, Arijit Singh, and Sunidhi Chauhan are the most famous singers right now in Bollywood.


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