Arpita Mukherjee

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Arpita Mukherjee
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Arpita Mukherjee
Background information
Born27 March
New Delhi, India
Genres
Occupation(s)
  • Playback singer
InstrumentsVocals
Years active2007–present
WebsiteArpita Mukherjee official site

Arpita Mukherjee (born 27 March) is an Indian film playback singer. Mukherjee won the television singing reality show in Zee TV's Sa Re Ga Ma Pa: Golden Voice Hunt 2003[1]. Mukherjee was the Top finalist on the show Fame Gurukul on Sony Entertainment Television (India).

Mukherjee has appeared as a judge on the grand jury panel of the current season (2019) of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L'il Champs on Zee TV[2], as well as the previous season of 2017 of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L'il Champs on Zee TV[3]. An Air Force officer’s daughter, and an Economics (Hons) Graduate and Sangeet Shiromani from Delhi University, she has a strong musical base with her classical and semi classical training.

Personal life[edit]

Mukherjee aspired to become a playback singer from a young age. At the age of six, she started learning music, mainly Hindi film songs, Bhajans, Ghazals and Thumris, Mukherjee's mother Smt Jayshree Mukherji is her first guru. Celine Dion is her favourite singer.[4]

Career[edit]

Mukherjee has done playback for movies like Mubarakan (T-Series)[5] , Wah Taj (Zee Music), Ek Tha Hero (Zee Music Company). Mukherjee is nominated for 18th Transmedia Gujarati Screen & Stage Awards in 2018 for her playback in Gujarati film Reva.[6] [7]

Mukherjee sang and also featured in the music video of the duet song More Piya with singer Shaan for YashRajFilms and Yfilms webseries Loveshots, which was composed by the trio Gourov-Roshin-Shaan. Mukherjee has also rendered a song for Filmmaker/Director Vikram Bhatt's recently concluded webseries "Tantra". Singer Sukhwinder Singh composed the music for Mukherjee's debut music video Ye chand released by crescendo[8]. Mukherjee sang and featured in music video Palkon Ke Peeche from the album Yaariyan... Friends 4ever - EP on Universal / Crescendo[9].

Mukherjee has worked as a playback singer for several popular serials such as Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi (Sony TV), Balika Vadhu (Colors TV), Tere Sheher Mein (Star Plus), Palampur Express (Sony TV), Ramleela Ajay Devgn ke Saath (Life OK), and Udann Sapnon Ki (Colors TV).[10] [11][12][13]

Mukherjee's voice has also featured in TV commercials. Mukherjee was also seen judging on the Grand Jury Panel of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L'il Champs 2017 on Zee TV[3]. Mukherjee has become a judge on the grand Jury Panel of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L'il Champs 2019 on Zee TV[2].

Reality show[edit]

Name Channel Status
Sa Re Ga Ma Pa: Golden Voice Hunt Zee TV Winner
Fame Gurukul Sony TV Top 4
Antakshari Star One Guest Appearance

Discography[edit]

Television[edit]

Song Name Serial Name Channel Name Co-singer(s)
Title track Kuch Rang Pyaar Ke Aise Bhi Sony TV
Sajna Kaise Kati Tere Bin Balika Vadhu Colors TV
Chali Re Gudiya Udann Sapnon Ki Colors TV Arpita Mukherjee and Geet Sagar
Ishqaana Dil Tere Sheher Mein Star Plus Shaan
Title Track Palampur Express Sony TV
Haiya Re Haiya Ramleela Ajay Devgn ke Saath Life OK

Tvc[edit]

Movies[edit]

Song Name Movie Name Music Label Year
Sangeet Jalso (Daras Piya Si) Reva Red Ribbon Musik 2018
Ae madadgaar Tantra - Web Series By Vikram Bhatt - 2017
Haathon Mein Thhe Haath Mubarakan T-Series 2017
Sapney Ek Tha Hero Zee Music 2016
Kanha Mere Kanha Wah Taj Zee Music 2016

[14] [15][16][17]

Music video and albums[edit]

Song Name Album Name Song Type Music Label
More Piya Love Shots Duet Yashraj (YFilms)
Palkon Ke Peeche Yaariyan Solo Universal / Crescendo
Yaaron Sun Lo (Classic Revisited) Aasma ke Paar Solo Sony Music

[18]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Result Reference
2019 Gujarati Screen Awards Best Female Singer Nominated [7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sa Re Ga Ma Pa winner Arpita Mukherjee wants to balance Bollywood and indie music". Indian Express. Retrieved 22 July 2017.
  2. ^ a b "SaReGaMaPa 2019 Lil Champs 30 Grand Jury Members List revealed". saregamapavote. 9 February 2019.
  3. ^ a b "Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Li'l Champs 9th September 2017: Pheww!! the torture continues with each one getting worse than the previous, we hope the Jury survives the Champs". BollywoodLife.com. Retrieved 11 September 2017.
  4. ^ "Melody Matters: Arpita shares her favourite playlist". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 17 May 2016.
  5. ^ "It's an opportunity I'll always cherish: Sa Re Ga Ma Pa winner Arpita on her Mubarakan song". Hindustan Times. Retrieved 22 July 2017.
  6. ^ "Sandeep Batra and Arpita Mukherjee perform live at the music Launch of Ek Tha Hero". The Hans India. Retrieved 9 September 2016.
  7. ^ a b "Awards / 18th Annual Transmedia Gujarati Screen and Stage Award Nominations". DivyaBhaskar. Retrieved 5 March 2019.
  8. ^ "Yeh Chand". ITunes. Retrieved 6 January 2007.
  9. ^ "Palkon Ke Peeche by Arpita Mukherjee & Sandeep Batra on Apple Music". ITunes. Retrieved 4 August 2008.
  10. ^ "Arpita Mukherjee (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) - Single by Siddharth Kasyap on Apple Music". Apple iTunes.
  11. ^ "Sajna Kaise Kati - Arpita Mukherjee". Shazam.
  12. ^ "Sajna Kaise Kati TEASER - Featured in 'BALIKA VADHU' serial by Arpita Mukherjee". Soundcloud.
  13. ^ "Chali Re Gudia - Lori for Serial Udann by Arpita Mukherjee". Soundcloud.
  14. ^ "Arpita Mukherjee (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) - Single by Siddharth Kasyap on Apple Music". Apple iTunes.
  15. ^ "Sajna Kaise Kati - Arpita Mukherjee". Shazam.
  16. ^ "Sajna Kaise Kati TEASER - Featured in 'BALIKA VADHU' serial by Arpita Mukherjee". Soundcloud.
  17. ^ "Chali Re Gudia - Lori for Serial Udann by Arpita Mukherjee". Soundcloud.
  18. ^ "Sandeep Batra and Arpita Mukherjee perform live at the music Launch of Ek Tha Hero". The Hans India. Retrieved 9 September 2016.

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