Neha Bhasin is an Indian playback and Indian pop singer who works mainly in Hindi, Tamil, and Marathi and Punjabi movies. Neha Bhasin earlier was a member of a famous all-girls Indian band named Viva. However, after launching 2 successful albums, the band members parted their ways in 2004. Neha has numerous famous Bollywood tracks in her kitty like 'Kuch Khas hai' from the movie Fashion, 'Dhunki' from Mere Brother Ki Dulhan and 'Jag Ghoomeya' from Sultan.
Neha Bhasin Early Life
Born in Delhi to Ashok Bhasin and Rekha Bhasin, Neha won her first singing competition at the age of 9 in her school singing Mariah Carey's Hero song. Ever since then she was sure about becoming a pop star in future. She later joined Shaimak Davar's dance academy to master various dance forms. For kickstarting her singing career, Neha took vocal classical training from Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan.
Neha Bhasin Career
Neha got her major breakthrough after winning the and Indian singing reality show Coke [V] Popstars in 2001 and formed India's first all-girls band named Viva along with four other members - Anushka Manchanda, Seema Ramchandani, Mahua Kamat, and Pratichee Mohapatra. The band became so popular that it entered into the Limca Book of Records for being 1st debut band to pull 50,000 crowds for their concert. The band released two albums Viva and Viva Reloaded and 8 videos. However, in 2004, due to some internal differences between the band members, the band split and Neha started off her solo singing career.
Neha Bhasin in has multiple Bollywood hit songs in her musical career so far. Few famous songs for which Neha Bhasin gave her voice are - Kuch Khaas Hai (Fashion), Dhunki (Mere Brother Ki Dulhan), Jag Ghoomeya (Sultan), Swag Se Swagat (Tiger Zinda Hai), Kaala Doreya (Kaalakaandi), and Shuru Toh Kar (Aiyaary). Neha Bhasin has worked with many established music directors and her notable works as a playback singer can be seen in movies like Pyaar Impossible, Neerja, Force, Daddy Cool, and Gunday. Neha also collaborated with renowned south Indian music directors like Devi Sri Prasad and Yuvan Shankar Raja to give hits like Sei Yedhavathu Sei (Billa), Yogi Yogi Thaan (Yogi), Poraney Poraney (Vaagai Sooda Vaa), Aww Tuzo Mogh Kortha ( 1 - Nenokkadine).
Neha Bhasin made her Bollywood debut as an actor in 2012 with the movie Life Ki Toh Lag Gayi opposite Kay Kay Menon and Ranvir Shorey. Neha Bhasin was an anchor and judge of an Indian reality show Sitaaron Ko Choona Hai which aired on Real TV. She also hosted (backstage hosting) Sa Re Ga Ma Hungama (2008) which aired on Zee TV. Neha Bhasin was a wildcard entry on an Indian Dance reality show Jhalak Dikhla Jaa (season 5).
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Neha Bhasin Education
Neha did her schooling from Frank Anthony Public School, New Delhi and attended Lady Sri Ram College, New Delhi for her graduation.
Neha Bhasin Trivia & Facts
- Neha Bhasin is married to a music composer Sameer Uddin. The couple got married on 23rd October 2016 in a western wedding in Tuscany, Italy.
- Neha is known as Lady Gaga of Indian music for channelling different and unique looks and hairdos.
- Neha collaborated with Emcee Jesz, a Malaysian Hip Hop star for the song 'Thaniye'. The song was nominated for Best Collaboration at the Radio Raga Awards (2008-09) and has over 300,000 views on YouTube.
- Neha Bhasin endorses a leading German brand Sennheiser for microphones and other audio equipment.
- Neha Bhasin has numerous Independent album releases under her label.
- Neha is a support member of Cancer Patients Aid Association (CPAA) and has performed live at CPAA.
Neha Bhasin Controversies
The award-winning singer Neha Bhasin has caught up in Twitter spats quite a few times. Once, she slammed Diljit Dosanjh about having a bitter experience with him on a reality show.
I dont want to sound rude but while Shankar sir and monali said hello to us all Mr diljit didnt greet any of us or sit with us.— Neha Bhasin (@nehabhasin4u) April 25, 2017
The singer was again in headlines for a Twitter spat between her and the blogger Miss Malini. Read the controversial tweets shared between the two here.
@MissMalini she literally looked thru me when i asked her oh so u dont want to interview me when i was ushered to her on the green carpet— Neha Bhasin (@nehabhasin4u) July 16, 2017
Miss Malini tried to calm down the displeased singer by throwing some sugar sweetness in her reply.
Wasn't up to me doll, was just following my producers instructions! We support everyone as you've seen many times on the blog. xoxo— MissMalini (@MissMalini) July 17, 2017
Let me make it up to you, come by my office we'll do something special with you on a Facebook Live, ok? :) xoxo— MissMalini (@MissMalini) July 17, 2017
But the singer wasn't in a mood for patch up and slammed Miss Malini again.
Not interested ever again. God bless u https://t.co/KUWuHoqq7H— Neha Bhasin (@nehabhasin4u) July 17, 2017
So u do admit to treating me like TRASH ON THE GREEN CARPET AT IIFA thnks 4 confirming t DOLL.Being an award winning singer doesnt cut for u https://t.co/ap0FN883FM— Neha Bhasin (@nehabhasin4u) July 17, 2017
To which Miss Malini replied -
Didn't treat you like trash. Sorry you felt that way. I offered to make it up to you. If you want to stay pissed, totally your choice. xo— MissMalini (@MissMalini) July 17, 2017
The Twitter fight between these two doesn't looked like it ended on a happy note.
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