Sonu Nigam

Sonu Nigam is an Indian playback singer whose songs have been featured mainly in Hindi and Kannada. He has also sung in Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Odia, Tulu, Nepali and various Indian languages. Sonu began his singing career at the age of four when he joined his father Agam Kumar Nigam on stage to sing Mohammed Rafi\\\'s song \\\'Kya hua tera wada\\\'. His singing style is considered similar to the legendary Mohd. Rafi whom he also considers his motivation. He has also released Indian pop albums and acted in a number of movies. Nigam was the host of Sa Re Ga Ma from the start of the show until 1999. He has been one of the highest paid Indian singers. Nigam married Madhurima, who is from a Bengali family, on February 15, 2002. He has one son Nevaan Nigam, born on July 25, 2007.
Result: 1- 8 out of 106 Article found
bollywood remix recreated songs

Music industry explains why Bollywood is recreating old songs

Bollywood’s love for remixing old classics is growing. The past few months have seen a tsunami of recreated songs like “Ek Do Teen” and “Dilbar”, many of them couldn’t get audience appreciation. Here’s what industry icons have to say about the latest trend.

sonu nigam

Sonu Nigam: Everyone, irrespective of knowledge, now has an opinion on creating music

Singer Sonu Nigam feels that nowadays everyone, irrespective of knowledge, has an opinion on creating music, which was not the case in the 1960s and 70s.

Sonu Nigam, sonu nigam azaan tweet, Punjab and Haryana High Court

Sonu Nigam: Radio took away indie music’s business

Bollywood singer Sonu Nigam reasoned that the radio has perhaps stopped promoting indie tracks due to being “over-enamoured” by Bollywood. The popular singer, who has spent over 25 years in the film industry, had earlier come up with independent albums like “Deewana” and “Mausam”

Sonu Nigam, sonu nigam azaan tweet, Punjab and Haryana High Court

Sonu Nigam: Not standing up for National Anthem in cinema halls shows arrogance

“National anthem is something that’s prestigious and sensitive. Why do you want to belittle it by playing it in theatres? If I respect my national anthem, why will I play it in a place where people have come to enjoy a movie,” Bollywood singer, Sonu Nigam.

sonu nigam, sonu nigam birthday, happy birthday sonu nigam, sonu nigam songs, sonu nigam albums

Happy Birthday Sonu Nigam: Relax yourself with these melodious songs by the versatile singer

Happy Birthday Sonu Nigam: The singer who turned 44 today has entertained us with his melodious and versatile singing. Whether Shah Rukh Khan or Salman Khan, he has lent his voice for songs for almost every big star in the industry and has given one hit after another, adding credits to his discography. Over his career spanning two decades, Sonu has not only sung in Hindi movies but has also lent his voice for numerous songs in Kannada, Odia, Tamil, Assamese, Punjabi, Bengali, Malayalam, Marathi, Telugu and Nepali.

suchitra krishnamoorthi azaan, sonu nigam azaan, suchitra krishnamoorthi loudspeakers azaan uncivilised, azaan on loudspeakers, indian express, indian express news

After Sonu Nigam, Suchitra Krishnamoorthi says azaan on loudspeakers ‘uncivilised’; Twitterati weigh in

An evidently annoyed Suchitra Krishnamoorthi wrote on Twitter – “came home at 4.45 am 2 most aggressive/ ear shattering call of azaan. Nothing more lowlife & dumb than such extreme imposed religiousity,” subsequently generating quite a buzz on social media.

sonu nigam azaan row, sonu nigam head shave, sonu nigam 10 lakh, sonu nigam bald images, sonu nigam shaves off hair, sonu nigam statement on azaan, sonu nigam against maulvi, indian express news, sonu nigam news, entertainment news

Sonu Nigam pledges Rs 5 lakh to bus driver Sheikh Saleem who drove the pilgrims to safety during militant firing

Bollywood singer Sonu Nigam had been really moved by the driver’s courage and his presence of mind. He made sure that the driver was tracked down and ensured that the money reached him safely. When we contacted the singer, he told us how such kind gestures are of utmost importance.

sonu nigam, dhinchak pooja, dhinchal pooja songs, sonu nigam sing dhinchak pooja songs, dilon ka shooter, sonu nigam dilon ka shooter

WATCH: Sonu Nigam sings Dhinchak Pooja’s ‘Dilon Ka Shooter’ in Kumar Sanu style and you can’t miss it!

Yes, Sonu Nigam recently shared a video of him singing Dhinchak Pooja’s hit song ‘Dilon Ka Shooter’ a la Kumar Sanu style. Step aside Ed Sheeran and Sia, now Dhinchak Pooja’s songs are getting some famous covers instead.

Sonu Nigam, sonu nigam azaan tweet, Punjab and Haryana High Court

Azaan tweets: Punjab and Haryana HC junks plea against singer Sonu Nigam

A Haryana resident had moved the Punjab and Haryana High Court against the singer. On Thursday, the division bench asked the petitioner Aas Mohammad, a resident of Sonepat district, to focus his energy on better things.

sonu nigam

Sonu Nigam lends his voice for a patriotic song for ITBP force

Sonu Nigam has sung a patriotic song for the Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force which was unveiled by Union Home Secretary, Rajiv Mehrishi as he visited the forces’ headquarters. Nigam was approached by the 90,000 personnel-strong paramilitary force to lend his voice, which he happily did without charging any fee.

ramadan, ramadan 2017, reasons to celebrate ramadan, traditions during ramadan, significance of ramadan, indian express, indian express news

17 mosques in Kerala’s Malappuram to have azaan only once in a day

Under the arrangement, the mosques have decided to deliver only a single azaan – the call for prayer recited five times – from the biggest mosque, Valiya Juma Masjid. The other mosques will only repeat it without any use of loud speakers.

sonu nigam, shaan, shaan sonu nigam, sonu nigam shaan, shaan pics, sonu nigam pics

Shaan urges Sonu Nigam to come back to Twitter and ‘spread love’

Sonu Nigam had quit Twitter after Abhijeet Bhattacharya’s account was suspended following his series of allegedly offensive tweets targeted at JNU student Shehla Rashid’s remarks against BJP.

Sonu Nigam’s 24 reasons to quit Twitter draw funny and satirical reactions

Sonu Nigam forewarned his 6.5 million followers that he would be deleting his account in a while before posting a long rant in 24 tweets.

abhijeet bhattacharya, abhijeet bhattacharya twitter, abhijeet bhattacharya tweets, abhijeet bhattacharya paresh rawal, sonu nigam on twitter, sonu nigam tweets for paresh rawal abhijeet bhattacharya, abhijeet bhattacharya twitter controversy, #IStandWithAbhijeet, indian express, indian express news

Abhijeet Bhattacharya’s Twitter account suspended; some Twitter users agree, others say this is ‘denying freedom of expression’

“All Arundhati and JNU group behind this after Paresh Rawal and I tweeted against Arundhati for her anti-India stand,” Abhijit Bhattacharya reportedly said.

paresh rawal, paresh rawal twitter, paresh rawal tweet, paresh rawal news, abhijeet twitter, sonu nigam, arundhati roy, kashmir

BJP MP Paresh Rawal deletes his tweet on Arundhati Roy

Paresh Rawal’s remark came in response to purported reports in Pakistani media in which Arundhati Roy had made remarks against the Indian Army on a visit to Srinagar