Shantanu Mukherjee (born 30 September 1972), known as Shaan, is an Indian playback singer active in Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, Urdu, Telugu and Kannada films and a television host. He hosted the shows Sa Re Ga Ma Pa, Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L'il Champs, Star Voice of India and STAR Voice of India 2. In Music Ka Maha Muqabla, his team, Shaan's Strikers, finished as the runners up to Shankar Mahadevan's team. He has also sung many Nepali and Pakistani songs.
He is considered as one of the most popular voices for romantic as well as melodious songs and is one of the most versatile singers. He has sung songs of different genres such as pop, sad songs, patriotic, jazz, ghazals, hip-hop, rock and many more. He has sung songs in Konkani, Kannada, Bengali, Punjabi, Nepali, English, Hindi, Oriya, Malayalam, Telugu, Marathi and Assamese. He also started his career at a very young age of 17 years in the year 1989. He has been showered with titles such as "Golden Voice of India", "Voice of Paradise", "Magician of Melody", and "Voice of Youth". He appeared as a judge in Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L'il Champs 2014–2015 and The Voice India Kids 2016. In 2015 and 2016, Shaan was the winning coach in each of the first two seasons of The Voice. In 2016, in The Voice India Kids, he was the coach of the runner-up contestant.
Shaan performing Live at Alive India in Concert (Bangalore), Dec 2015
|Birth name||Shantanu Mukherjee|
|Born||30 September 1972|
|Occupation(s)||Playback singer, television presenter, music director, actor, lyricist.|
Shaan was born on 30 September 1972. His grandfather was the lyricist Jahar Mukherjee, his father was the late music director Manas Mukherjee, and his sister is the singer Sagarika. His father died when Shaan was 13, after which his mother found work as a singer.
As a child, Shaan began his career singing jingles for advertisements. After giving it up for a brief period, he returned and, along with jingles, began to sing remixes and cover versions. In the 1989 movie Parinda, aged only 17, Shaan sang a single line in the song, "Kitni Hai Pyari Pyari Dosti Hamari". Shaan and his sister's career began when they signed up with Magnasound recording company and recorded a few successful albums, including the hit album Naujawan followed by Q – Funk, which sold a million copies. He entered the pop scene with sister Sagarika, singing Biddu's melodies and doing re-mixes. Then came Roop Tera Mastana, a remix album of R.D. Burman's songs, that brought them further into the limelight. Shaan launched Loveology after this, which was well received. He wrote the lyrics of the ballad "Bhool Ja" on his second album Tanha Dil, which appeared in the charts within days of its release and was popular on radio.
In 2000 he won the MTV Asia Award for Favorite Artist India for best solo album for his album Tanha Dil. Three years later, Shaan launched his album Aksar, which was successful and contained songs featuring international stars such as Blue, Mel C and Samira Said. For both the albums Tanha Dil and Aksar, Shaan sang, composed and wrote the lyrics of all the songs, except the title track "Tanha Dil", which was composed by Ram Sampath.
He released Tomar Aakash in 2004, a Bengali album, along with his sister and featuring his father's unreleased songs. He also plans to release an album remaking his father's compositions with his sister in Hindi. He recently sang one of his father's compositions on sets of STAR Plus's Music Ka Maha Muqqabla .
In 2006, he released a song with MLTR, "Take me to your heart". The song appears on his album Tishnagi, which is produced by Ranjit Barot and engineered by Ashish Manchanda. The song "Shuruaat" on his album Tishnagi was made into a music video to promote the film, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.
Apart from singing on his own albums, Shaan has provided the voice for many of Bollywood's leading men including Ajay Devgn, Arjun Rampal, Shahrukh Khan, Salman Khan, Aamir Khan, Saif Ali Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Sanjay Suri, Shayan Munshi, Akshay Kumar, Shahid Kapoor, Sunil Shetty, Dino Morea, Vivek Oberoi, Ritesh Deshmukh, Tusshar Kapoor, Jackie Shroff, Abhishek Bachchan, Fardeen Khan, Anil Kapoor, Aftab Shivdasani, Sharman Joshi, Ranbir Kapoor and R. Madhavan. He has established himself as one of the leading playback singers in Bollywood today. He recently recorded a wonderful romantic song for upcoming Bollywood movie Meeradha under the banner of SPJ Entertainment.
Shaan sang, composed the music and wrote the lyrics of his songs on his hit albums Loveology, Tanha Dil, Aksar and Tishnagi, and has also composed music for many TV serials, winning the "Best TV music director award". Shaan also gives advice on music and lyrics to the music directors for whom he sings.
Shaan has sung playback vocals for several hit Bollywood films, including Pyaar Mein Kabhi Kabhi, Bas Itna Sa Khwaab Hai, Jhankaar Beats, Lakshya,Kaante, Dil Chahta Hai, Kal Ho Na Ho, Hum Tum, Dhoom, Dus, Salaam Namaste, Fight Club - Members Only,Koi Mil Gaya,Munna Bhai M.B.B.S, Don - The Chase Begins Again, Fanaa, Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna, Masti (2004 film), Om Shanti Om, Partner, Welcome, Saawariya, Jab We Met, 3 Idiots, Taare Zameen Par, PK and Prem Ratan Dhan Payo. Shaan sang "Hakka Bakka" in Ankhon Dekhi.
Shaan has provided the vocals for many hit Kannada, Bengali, Telugu and Tamil film songs. Popular songs by Shaan include hits such as "Musu Musu" (influenced by a hit Nepali song); "Wo Pehli Baar" from Pyaar Mein Kabhi Kabhi; "Tune Mujhe Pehchaana Nahin" from Raju Chacha; "Apni Yaadon Ko" from Pyaar Ishq Aur Mohabbat; "Nikamma Kiya Is Dil Ne" from Kyaa Dil Ne Kahaa; "O Re Kanchi" from Asoka; "Yeh Hawein" from Bas Itna Sa Khwaab Hai; "Koi Kahe Kehta Rahe" and "Woh Ladki Hai Kahan" from Dil Chahta Hai; "Subha Ho Gayi Mamu" from Munna Bhai M.B.B.S; "Suno Na" and "Tera Muskurana" from Jhankaar Beats; "It's The Time To Disco" and "Kuch To Hua Hai" from Kal Ho Na Ho; "En Panchhiyon" from Koi Mil Gaya; "Dus Bahane" from Dus; "Shikdum" from Dhoom; "Main Aisa Kyun Hoon" from Lakshya; "Ladki Kyun" from Hum Tum; "My Dil Goes Mmmm" from Salaam Namaste; "Where's The Party Tonight" and "Rock And Roll Soniye" from Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna; "Chori Chori Chhora Chhori" from Masti (2004 film); "Main Hoon Don" from Don - The Chase Begins Again; "Hey Shona" from Ta Ra Rum Pum; "Do U Wanna Partner" and "You're My Love" from Partner; "Insha Allah" and "Welcome" from Welcome; "Bum Bum Bole" from Taare Zameen Par; "Aao milo chalo" from Jab We Met, "Kuch Kam" from Dostana; "Behti Hawa Sa Tha Woh" from 3 Idiots; the popular songs "Chand Sifarish" from the movie Fanaa; "Dastaan-e-Om Shanti Om" from the movie Om Shanti Om; "Jab Se Tere Naina" from the movie Saawariya, "Do You Know" from Housefull 2, "Cinema Dekhe Mamma" from Singh is Bling, "Tere Naina" from Jai Ho, "Chaar Kadam" from PK, and "Aj Unse Milna Hai" from Prem Ratan Dhan Payo. He has sung a few Nepali songs in Nepali films and albums, among which the song "Adha Jindagi" has become popular.
He has many hit songs in Kannada films. He has lent his voice to Kannada superstars such as Puneet Rajkumar, Darshan, Shivrajkumar, Ganesh and Duniya Vijay. A few songs to mention are; "Eno Onthara" from Hudugata; "Thara Thara Thara Thara Onthara" from Bindaas; "Amma Amma I Love You" from Maurya (film); "Shuruvaagide" from Maleyali Jotheyali; "Kudinotave Manamohaka" from Parichaya; "Jotheyalli Nee Baaro" from Jothegara; "O Jeevave" from Shyloo; the title track from the film Honganasu; "Savi Savi" from Chanda; "Nannaane Naa" from Thamassu; "Anthu Inthu" from Munjaane; "Kalli Neenu" from Dandam Dashagunam; "Warrenta" from Challidaru Sampigeya; "Miruguthide" from Parie; "Olave Neenillade" from Kalaakaar; "Bahumaanavade" from Ninagagey Kaadiruve; "Khushiyalli" from Prince; "Yeh Jambhada" from Love; "Ellindalo Ondu" from Prema Chandrama; "Yamma Yamma" from Rowdy Aliya; the title track from Dhan Dhan Dhana; "Gaaliyalli Kavanava" from Baaji; "Hottotho Munchene" from Preethi Nee Shashvathana; "Hudugi Hudugi" from Meshtru; "Naa Haadoke" from Bisile; "Nee Thandiruve" from Karthik; "Neeli Neeli" from Machcha; "Neenu Ninthare" from Kool; "Ninna Nenedare" from Sihigaali; the title track from the film Ale; and "Usire Usire" from Hebbuli.
Shaan hosted the television show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa on Zee TV between the years 2000–2006, which won the Music Programme of the Year award at the Indian Telly Awards in 2003. In 2007, he left and was replaced by 21-year-old Aditya Narayan. At the same awards, Shaan won Best TV Music Director, for creating the music of the Zee TV show, Lipstick, for his friend Goldie Behl. He also appeared as the guest in the first episode of the new show Antakshari: The Great Challenge which aired on 9 February 2007 on Star One.
Shaan is now the host of a music show called Star Voice of India (SVOI) which airs on Star Plus. He was offered the role of host for Star Voice of India Chote Ustaad, but opted out to spend time with his family. However, he returned to host the next season of Star Voice of India.
In June 2015, Shaan was introduced as a coach in the first season of the singing-based reality TV show The Voice, appearing with a swollen face caused by an exercising accident. He was the coach of Pawandeep Rajan, the eventual winner. In 2016, in season 2, he again was the winning coach, of contestant Farhan Sabir. In 2016, in The Voice India Kids, he was the coach of the runner-up contestant.
Shaan is one of the few Indian singers who have collaborated with international singers. After working with blue for the song "One Love" and singing the theme song ("Shuruaat") for the movie The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, Shaan collaborated with Michael Learns to Rock for his album Tishnagi. Shaan also composed six of the album's nine tracks and penned most of the songs, excluding the number Take Me To Your Heart with Michael Learns to Rock. The video of this number has been popular too.
Shaan has sung the title songs for many TV shows, including the title song for the comedy show Khichdi, which airs on Star Plus. He also sang the title song for Shakuntala, which airs on Star One.
Shaan often performs for Pro Shows which are conducted as a part of the cultural festivals of various colleges. Among the prominent cult festivals where he has performed live recently are Moksha at NSIT (New Delhi), PULSE at AIIMS (New Delhi), Recstacy at NIT Durgapur, Spring Fest at IIT Kharagpur, REBECA at BESU (Bengal Engineering College, Shibpur), Mood Indigo at IIT Bombay, Ragam at NIT Calicut, Anakronos at Techno India, Alcheringa at IIT Guwahati, Riviera (festival) at VIT University and Crossroads at Sri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC) (New Delhi). Recently he has performed live in Fun@Work Oracle Event at Bangalore. Previously he had performed in an IBM event "Imprint 2008, Hyderabad" for IBM GBS exclusively.
He said in an interview that music directors are avoiding established singers to bring some novelty into the playback singing, while compromising on the quality. Auto tuning software ensures that even a rough voice can sound good during the final recording and release of the song.
Shaan has been a judge on many talent shows. Shaan is a team captain, judge and mentor on STAR Plus's Music Ka Maha Muqqabla for the team Shaan's Strikers. His team won the Runner-up prize, amounting to Rs. 2.5 million (Rs. 2.5 million) in this game show on 20 March 2010, losing to Shanker Mahadevan and his team, with 43.1 points to 46.3 points.
Shaan has also been one of the 4 finalists of the dance show Jhalak Dikhla Jaa 2013.
|2000||Tarkieb||Hindi||As himself in the song "Dil Mera Tarse" (uncredited)|
|2001||Daman: A Victim of Marital Violence||Kaushik Nath||Hindi|
|2001||Asoka||Hindi||Guest Appearance in the song "O re Kaanchi" as a Tribal|
|2003||Hungama||Hindi||As himself in the song "Chain Aapko Mila"|
|2006||The Bong Connection||English||As himself in the song "Majhi Re"|
|2007||Loins of Punjab Presents||As himself||English|
|2014||Balwinder Singh Famous Ho Gaya||Balwinder Singh||Hindi|
|2002-2005||Sa Re Ga Ma Pa||Hindi||Zee TV||Host|
|July 2005 – February 2006||Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge 2005||Hindi||Zee TV||Host|
|2006||Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Ek Main Aur Ek Tu||Hindi||Zee TV||Host|
|2006||Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L'il Champs||Hindi||Zee TV||Host|
|18 May 2007 – 24 November 2007||Amul STAR Voice of India||Hindi||Star Plus||Host|
|18 July 2008 – 21 December 2008||STAR Voice of India 2||Hindi||Star Plus||Host|
|28 March 2009||1st Mirchi Music Awards||Hindi||??||Host|
|19 December 2009 – 20 March 2010||Music Ka Maha Muqqabla||Hindi||Star Plus||Superstar captain of Shaan's Strikers|
|27 January 2011||3rd Mirchi Music Awards||Hindi||??||Host|
|25 March 2012||4th Mirchi Music Awards||Hindi||??||Host|
|2013||Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa – Season 6||Hindi||Colors||Contestant|
|2014–2015||Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L'il Champs 2014–2015||Hindi||Zee TV||Judge|
|2015–2017||The Voice India||Hindi||&TV||Coach/Judge|
|2016||The Voice India Kids||Hindi||&TV||Coach|
|2017||The Voice India Kids||Hindi||&TV||Judge/Coach|
Shaan's song "Chand Sifarish" (from the movie Fanaa) and "Jab Se Tere Naina" (from Saawariya) won the Filmfare Best Male Playback Award and the Zee Cine Award Best Playback Singer - Male, in addition to receiving several other nominations. In 2000 he won the MTV Asia Music Award for best solo album for his album Tanha Dil. Shaan won "Best TV Music Director Award" for creating the music of the Zee TV show Lipstick. Following are the list of awards and nominations in different categories.
|Star Parivaar Awards|
|2009||Favourite Host||"Star Voice of India"||Won|
|MTV Asia Music Awards|
|2000||Best Solo Album||"Tanha Dil"||Won|
|Zee Cine Award|
|2008||Best Playback Singer – Male||"Jab Se Tere Naina" from Saawariya||Won|
|2007||Best Playback Singer – Male||"Chand Sifarish" from Fanaa||Won|
|2004||Best Playback Singer – Male||"Suno Na" from Jhankaar Beats||Won|
|Bollywood Movie Awards|
|2007||Best Male Playback||"Chand Sifarish" from Fanaa||Won|
|Star Screen Awards|
|2007||Best Male Playback||"Chand Sifarish" from Fanaa||Won|
|2008||Best Male Playback Award||"Jab Se Tere Naina" from Saawariya||Won|
|2007||Best Male Playback Award||"Chand Sifarish" from Fanaa||Won|
|2005||Best Male Playback Award||"Dus Bahane" from Dus||Nominated|
|2002||Best Male Playback Award||"Nikamma" from Kya Dil Ne Kahan||Nominated|
|2001||Best Playback Singer – Male||"Koi Kahein Kehta Raahein" from Dil Chahta Hai||Nominated|
|Filmfare – South|
|2014||Kannada cinema: Best Playback Singer – Male||"Kannalle Kannittu" from Shravani Subramanya||Nominated|
|2010||Best Male Playback Award||"Behti Hawa Sa Tha Woh" from 3 Idiots||Won|
|2008||Best Male Playback Award||"Jab Se Tere Naina" from Saawariya||Won|
|2007||Best Male Playback Award||"Chand Sifarish" from Fanaa||Won|
Allahrakka Rahman (pronunciation ; born A. S. Dileep Kumar) known professionally as A. R. Rahman, is an Indian music director, composer, musician, singer and music producer. A. R. Rahman's works are noted for integrating Indian classical music with electronic music, world music and traditional orchestral arrangements. Among his awards are six National Film Awards, two Academy Awards, two Grammy Awards, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe Award, fifteen Filmfare Awards and seventeen Filmfare Awards South. He has been awarded the Padma Bhushan, the third highest civilian award, in 2010 by the Government of India.
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Agnee (English: Fire) is a Bangladeshi action film directed by Iftakar Chowdhury and produced by Abdul Aziz under the banner of Jaaz Multimedia banner. It is a remake of French film Colombiana which was released in 2011. The film features Arifin Shuvoo and Mahiya Mahi in the lead roles and Misha Sawdagor, portraying the main antagonist of the film. The film is about Tanisha, a nine-year-old girl in Dhaka whose family is killed by underworld mafia Gulzar and Haydar. Fifteen years later, a 24 years old Tanisha has become an accomplished assassin. Even though both the killers is now under protection of Thailand government, and is guarded by a very powerful group, led by Dragon (Arifin Shuvoo), Tanisha uses every means at her disposal, to find where Gulzar and Haydar is hiding and avenge her family's death.Agnee was released on 14 February 2014 in Bangladesh. The film received mixed reviews from critics, with praise going towards its performance and executions. The film was a huge financial success as it eventually become one of the Highest grossing Bangladeshi films of 2014. The sequel of the film titled Agnee II was released in 2015. The movie is a remake of 2011 French movie Colombiana.Apna Bombay Talkies
"Apna Bombay Talkies" (English: Our Bombay Talkies) is a Hindi song from the 2013 Bollywood anthology film, Bombay Talkies. Composed by Amit Trivedi, the song is sung by Udit Narayan, Alka Yagnik, Kumar Sanu, Abhijeet Bhattacharya, Sonu Nigam, Kavita Krishnamoorthy, Sadhana Sargam, Sunidhi Chauhan, S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, Shaan, Shreya Ghoshal, KK, Sukhwinder Singh, Shilpa Rao, Mohit Chauhan, with lyrics penned by Swanand Kirkire.The music video of the track features actors Anil Kapoor, Saif Ali Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar, Aamir Khan, Madhuri Dixit, Rani Mukerji, Karisma Kapoor, Juhi Chawla, Sridevi, Priyanka Chopra, Farhan Akhtar, Imran Khan, Vidya Balan, Kareena Kapoor, Ranveer Singh, Shahid Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, Ranbir Kapoor.Chaar Kadam
"Chaar Kadam" (English: Four Steps) is a romantic Hindi song from the 2014 Bollywood film, PK. Composed by Shantanu Moitra, the song is sung by Shaan and Shreya Ghoshal, with lyrics penned by Swanand Kirkire. The music video of the track features actors Sushant Singh Rajput and Anushka Sharma. The music is inspired from Ian Hughes - Valse Parisienne.Dashavatar (2008 film)
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Jawker Dhan (The Treasure of Ghost) is a Bengali action adventure film of 2017 directed by Sayantan Ghoshal. This movie was based on the adventure story of Bimal-Kumar duos of Hemendra Kumar Roy in the same name. In 1939 another Bengali film Jakher Dhan was made by director Haricharan Bhanja starring Ahindra Choudhury, Chhaya Devi and Jahar Ganguly.Khandwa
Khandwa is a city and a nagar nigam in the Nimar region of Madhya Pradesh, India. It is the administrative headquarters of Khandwa District, formerly known as East Nimar District.
Khandwa is an ancient city, with many places of worship, like many other cities in India. Most temples are Hindu or Jain. During the 12th century CE, it was a centre of Jainism. During British rule, it replaced nearby Burhanpur (now a separate district) as the main commercial centre of the west Nimaad region.
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The Khandwa district (Hindi: खंडवा जिला), formerly known as the East Nimar district, is a district of the Madhya Pradesh state in central India. The city of Khandwa is the administrative headquarters of the district. Other notable towns in the district include Mundi, Harsud, Pandhana and Omkareshwar.Krishna Cottage
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Within the Indian music industry, there is a history of many members of a family over several generations all participating in the music industry. This page lists some of the more well-known such "clans". For Indian film families, see Lists of Indian film clans (For Hindi film families, see List of Hindi film clans).Main Aisa Kyun Hoon
"Main Aisa Kyun Hoon" (lit. Why am I like this?) is a song from the 2004 Bollywood film Lakshya composed by the trio Shankar Ehsaan Loy, featuring lyrics by Javed Akhtar, Vocals by Shaan and choreographed by Prabhu Deva.Mukherjee
Mukherjee, Mukerjee, Mookerjee, Mukerji, Mukherji, Mukhujje or Mookherjee is a Kulin Brahmin surname of Hindu Religion, common among residents of the Indian state of West Bengal. The traditional Bengali version is Mukhopaddhae, which is sometimes written Mukhopadhyay, which is alternately spelled as Mookerjee or Mukerji.Palak Muchhal
Palak Muchhal (born 30 March 1992) is an Indian playback singer. She and her younger brother Palash Muchhal perform stage shows across India and abroad to raise funds for the poor children who need financial assistance for the medical treatment of heart diseases. As of 8 December 2016, she has raised funds through her charity shows which has helped to save lives of 1333 children suffering from heart ailments. Muchhal has made her entry in both Guinness Book of World Records and Limca Book of World Records for great achievements in social work. Her work is also recognised by the Government of India and other public institutions through various awards and honours. Muchhal also performs as a playback singer for Bollywood films. She has rendered her voice in Hindi films such as Ek Tha Tiger (2012), Aashiqui 2 (2013), Kick (2014) and Action Jackson (2014) Prem Ratan Dhan Payo (2015) M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story (2016) and Kaabil (2017).Rabindra Sangeet
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Shaan may refer to:
Shaan (film), a 1980 Indian Hindi film
Shaan (singer) (born 1972), Indian playback singer
Shaan Shahid (born 1971), Pakistani film actor
Shaan Rahman (born 1979), Indian composer and singer
Shaan, a member of the band Le ShokTaawdo the Sunlight
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"Woh Ladki Hai Kahan" (Hindi: वो लड़की है कहाँ?, English: Where's that Girl?) is a 2001 song from the movie Dil Chahta Hai, composed by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, performed by Shaan, Kavita Krishnamurthy, and written by Javed Akhtar.