Sudesh Bhosle in 2010
1 July 1960 |
|Occupation||Singer, record producer, playback singer|
|Years active||1988 – present|
Sudesh Bhosle (born 1 July 1960) is an Indian playback singer who primarily sings for Bollywood films. He was born to N.R. Bhosle and Sumantai Bhosle. Bhosle is known for his ability to mimic actor Amitabh Bachchan, having sung for him in various films.
Sudesh Bhosle got his first major break in playback singing in the film Zalzala (1988). He used mimicry to become a professional dubbing artist for several artists like Sanjeev Kumar and Anil Kapoor. He actually dubbed for Sanjeev Kumar when he died prematurely before completing the film Professor ki Padosan. He has sung songs for the movie Ghatothkach in 2008. Bhosle is the producer and judge on K For Kishore, a singing contest on Sony Entertainment Television. He has sung many famous Bollywood songs for Amitabh Bachchan including "Jumma chumma de de" from 1991 movie Hum. He can mimic numerous Bollywood stars including Ashok Kumar (Dadamuni), Amitabh Bachchan, Vinod Khanna, and Sanjeev Kumar. He also sang a song for Movie - Company, Song - Khallas... which was a huge hit number.