Shreya Ghoshal is a popular figure in the singing field. She sang songs for several Bollywood films and albums in Indian languages. In the field of Indian cinema, she is a famous ‘playback singer’.
Shreya Ghoshal Net Worth 2020
As per 2020 estimates, she has a net worth of $25 Million and still growing.
Shreya Ghoshal Biography
|Full Name||Shreya Ghoshal|
|Birth Date||12th March 1984|
|Place of Birth||Berhampore, India|
|Current Residence||Rawatbhata, India|
|Age (as of 2020)||35 Years|
|Height||1.60 m (5 ft 3 in)|
The Hindu Bengali family got blessed with Shreya Ghoshal on 12 March 1984 in the Murshidabad district of Berhampore, West Bengal. She spent her childhood in Rawatbhata town located near the place of Kota in Rajasthan.
Bishwajit Ghoshal (her father) chooses electrical engineering as his career and is working under the ‘Nuclear Power Corporation of India.’ Sarmistha Ghoshal (her mother) is a post-graduate in literature. Shreya Ghoshal also has a younger brother, namely, Soumyadeep Ghoshal.
Education and Study Life
For completing education till eight grades, Shreya got admission in the Atomic Energy Central School situated in Rawatbhata. Sangam Kala Group organized the ‘All India Light Vocal Music Competition’ in New Delhi, in which, Ghoshal won the trophy at a sub-junior level.
During the years 1997, Bishwajit Ghoshal (her father) got shifted to the ‘Bhabha Atomic Research Centre’ when she got relocated along with her family in Mumbai. She started studying at the Atomic Energy Central School located in the Anushakti Nagar.
After taking admission to the Atomic Energy Central School, she started studying science. After dropping out the college, she made her enrollment in the ‘SIES College of Arts, Science, and Commerce’.
At an early age, she aspired to choose a playback singer as her career. When she was 4-years-old, she began her journey to learn music. When she turned 6-years-old, she joined formal training classes to learn classical music.
At 16-years-age, Sanjay Leela Bansali noticed her when she participated in Sa Re Ga Ma reality show and won its trophy. She entered the Bollywood Industry as a playback singer to make her debut in Devdas, Bhansali’s romantic film in 2002.
For her debut, she got honored with Best Female Playback Singer Filmfare Award, Filmfare RD Burman Award for New Music Talent, and National Film Award.
Along with her playback singing career, Ghoshal became a judge in many reality shows on the television. Also, she appeared in several music videos.
In London, she got praised by some members of the ‘House of Commons of the United Kingdom’ in 2013. Forbes also featured Ghoshal five times in the ‘List of Top 100 Indian Celebrities.’
It was the first time when an Indian singer’s wax structure got fixed in Madame Tussauds Museum in 2017.
List of Awards
She is a recognized Indian singer to receive 4 Kerala State Film Awards, 4 National Film Awards, 7 Filmfare Awards, 2 Tamil Nadu State Film awards, and others as a playback singer.
Ghoshal dated her childhood friend for 10 years, After 10 years of togetherness, Ghoshal tied knots with her friend Shiladitya Mukhopadhyaya on 5 February 2015. She got married in a Bengali ceremony, which was performed traditionally.