Sapna Awasthi

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Sapna Awasthi Singh is a Bollywood playback singer[1] best remembered for her Dil Se.. song "Chaiyya Chaiyya".

Sapna is from Kumaon and relocated to Mumbai after singing songs in the Nana Patekar-Dimple Kapadia Starrer Krantiveer (1994). She has sung for prominent musicians like Nadeem Shravan, Anand-Milind, Anu Malik, A. R. Rahman, Sandeep Chowtha and others. Her biggest hit to date is her duet 'Chaiyya Chaiyya' (with co-singer Sukhvinder Singh) for A. R. Rahman's Dil Se.. (1998).

Popular songs[edit]

  • "Banno Teri Aaan" — Dushmani (1995)[2]
  • "Pardesi Pardesi" — Raja Hindustani (1996)
  • "Tujhe Yaad Na Meri Aayi" - Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998)
  • "UP Bihar Lootne" - Shool (1999)
  • "Bachke Tu Rehna Re" — Company (2002)
  • "Kabhi Bandhan Chhuda Liya — Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam (2002)
  • "Chaiyya Chaiyya" — Dil Se.. (1998)
  • "Katiya Karun" — Rockstar (2011)
  • "Sab Kuch Bhula Diya" — Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam (2002)
  • "Kata Kata" — Raavan (2010)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "'Pardesi' woman is here!". The Hindu. 17 June 2002. Archived from the original on 30 May 2011. 
  2. ^ Menon, Rathi A (19 June 1998). "Pardesi voice is here to stay". The Indian Express. Archived from the original on 30 May 2011.