Divya Kumar (singer)

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Divya Kumar
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Born
Divya Kumar

India
OccupationSinger
Years active2011–present

Divya Kumar is an Indian Bollywood playback singer who has lent his voice in a number of Bollywood films.

Early life[edit]

Divya Kumar comes from a musical family. His grandfather, Pandit Shivram, was a composer for many regional films in India, and for V. Shantaram's films. His father, Bhagwan Shivram, is a musician and has recorded with RD Burman, Jatin-Lalit and Himesh Reshamiyya.

He started singing since the age of eight, and even as a child he performed on stage shows. He considered other professions, but his mother urged him to pursue a career as a singer. He appeared in many shows while in Kalyanji Anandji's troupe, and has worked with leading playback singers like Sunidhi Chauhan, Shreya Ghoshal, and Javed Ali, all from Kalyanji Anandji School of Music

Career[edit]

His first Bollywood break was with Gujraj Singh on the film Tutiya Dil. Since then, he has gone on to sing some popular songs like "Subhaarambh" for the film Kai Po Che, "Chanchal Man Ati Random" for the film Shuddh Desi Romance, and was featured on "Daingad Daingad" from the film Humpty Sharma ki Dulhania.

He also sang in the Farhan Akhtar starrer movie Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, singing "Maston Ka Jhund" (music by Shankar Ehsaan Loy). In 2013, he sang in Finding Fanny and Ghanchakkar (film), and was a part of MTV India's prestigious 'MTV Unplugged' , which dedicated an entire episode to his hits. He has also appeared on MTV's other prestigious musical show "MTV Unplugged". He sang in a serial called Satrangi Sasural as a playback singer and the theme music composed by Sachin-Jigar. In 2017 he sung a title song for three international award winning Rajasthani film Taawdo The Sunlight (Rajasthani Film).[1] He is a rare combination of immense talent and powerful musical genes, which makes him a very soulful & powerful performer at the same time. He is currently managed by Tarsame Mittal Talent Management <<ref>> for his live gigs.

Discography[edit]

Hindi[edit]

Year Film Song Name Composer Co-singer(s) Notes
2012 Tutiya Dil "Alakh Niranjan" Gulraj Singh
Ishaqzaade "Aafton Ke Parindey" Amit Trivedi
2013 Kai Po Che! "Shubhaarambh"
Ghanchakkar "Allah Meherbaan"
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag "Maston Ka Jhund" Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy
Shuddh Desi Romance "Chancal Man Ati Random" Sachin-Jigar
2014 Finding Fanny "Shake your Bootiya"
Happy Ending "G Phaad Ke"
2015 Badlapur "Jee Karda"
Runh "Runh fitata fite na" Sangeet-Siddharth
Dil Dhadakne Do "Phir Bhi Yeh Zindagi" Shankar–Ehsaan–Loy
ABCD 2 "Sunn Saathiya" Sachin-Jigar
"Vande Mataram"
"Chunar"
"Hey Ghanraya"
Guddu Rangeela "Guddu Rangeela (Title Track)" Amit Trivedi
Baahubali (Dubbed version) "Manohari" M. M. Keeravani Neeti Mohan
Monsoon "Sohni Kudi" Biswajit Bhatacharjee
Shaandaar "Raita Phail Gaya" Amit Trivedi
2016 Housefull 3 "Pyar Ki Maa Ki" Sharib-Toshi
Airlift "Mera Nachan Nu" Amaal Mallik
Te3n "Rootha" Clinton Cerejo
2017 Who is the first wife of my father "Eso Jiya Main"
Hunkaar (Album) "Jai-Jai Hindustan" Atharva Joshi
Flat 211 "Ek Din Chalegi Saali" Prakash Prabhakar
2018 Veere Di Wedding "Laaj Sharam" White Noise
Bhavesh Joshi "Chavanprash" Amit Trivedi
3 Dev "Ban Dance Mein Kutta" Sajid-Wajid
Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran "Thare Vaaste" Sachin-Jigar
"Kasumbi"
Gold "Jaaga Hindustan"
Stree "Kamariya"
Fanney Khan "Halka Halka" Amit Trivedi Sunidhi Chauhan
Paltan "Paltan Title Track" Anu Malik
Sui Dhaaga "Sui Dhaaga Title Track"
Loveyatri "Loveyatri Title Track" JAM8
Kaashi in Search of Ganga "Bum Bum Bole Kaashi" Vipin Patwa
Zero "Ishqbaazi" Ajay-Atul Sukhwinder Singh

Gujarati[edit]

Year Film Song Name Composer
2013 Happy Family Pvt Ltd "Title Track" Chhavi Sodhani Joshi, Advait Nemlekar
2014 Bey Yaar "Peecha Raja" Sachin-Jigar
2016 Wrong Side Raju! "Gori Radha Ne Kado Kaan"
2017 Chor Bani Thangaat Kare "Chor Bani Thangaat Kare (Title Track)"
2017 Colorbaaj "Janam Janam" Pallav Baruah
2018 Reva "Title Track" Amar Khandha
2018 Chhutti Jashe Chhakka "Color Color Which Color?" Kedar-Bhargav
2019 Baap Re Baap "Andharya Raste" Rajiv Bhatt

Rajasthani[edit]

Year Film Song Composer
2017 Taawdo The Sunlight (Rajasthani Film) Taawdo Title Lalit Pandit

Tamil[edit]

Movie Song
Naiyaandi Munnadi
Paayum Puli Siluku Marame
Wagah Sollathan Ninaikuran

Telugu[edit]

Movie Song
Badshaah Rangoli
Surya vs Surya Preme Santosham
Akhil Zara Zara Navvaradhae, Akkineni Akkineni
Dictator Gam Gam Ganesha
Goutham Nanda Black & White
Jai Lava Kusa Raavana
Vunnadhi Okate Zindagi Rayyi Rayyi Mantu
MCA Yevandoi Nani Garu
Bharat Ane Nenu Vachaadayyo Saami

Marathi[edit]

Chumbak - Title Track, Youngraad - Arz, Ziprya - Alibaba, Pyaar Wali Love Story - Jahan Jau, Govinda - Title Track, Hrun - Title Track, Katyar Kaljat Ghusali - Yaar Ilahi, Baapmanus- Title Track

Kannada[edit]

Run Anthony - Run Run Run
Victory 2 — Cheap & best

Bengali[edit]

Beparoyaa (2016) - Poran Bondhua, Badsha - The Don (2016) - Dhat Teri Ki

Others[edit]

Famous Jingles - Fevicol 2011, IIN, 93.5 FM, Hajmola 2014, IPL 2013 - Koi Nahi Bachega, & Picture - Sapno Ki Udaan,

Coke Studio -

Season 2 - Dil Loche, Season 4 - Sawan Me,

Others - World Cup 2015 - Ms Dhoni Bio Pic - Phir Se, MTV Unplugged - Shake Your Bootiya, 9xM Anthem Song - Haq Se,

References[edit]

  1. http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/hindi/music/news/I-would-love-to-not-get-typecast-Divya-Kumar/articleshow/22514714.cms
  2. http://myswar.com/artist/divya-kumar
  3. http://gaana.com/artist/divya-kumar
  4. http://www.glamsham.com/movies/scoops/14/jun/17-news-divya-kumar-my-biggest-dream-is-to-sing-for-shahrukh-khan-and-a-r-rahman-061403.asp