IIFA Award for Best Female Playback Singer

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The IIFA Best Female Playback Award is chosen by the viewers and the winner is announced at the ceremony.

Winners

Most Wins

Shreya Ghoshal at Filmfare Awards South
Shreya Ghoshal holds the record of highest number of wins(7), and the highest number of nominations(19), getting nominated for consecutively 11 years from 2006 (Still running) resulted in 5 wins and 17 nominations. She holds the record of receiving most nominations in a single year, i.e., 4 nominations in 2008 and also holds the record of being the youngest winner of the award.
Winner Number of Wins Years
Shreya Ghoshal 7 2003, 2004, 2008, 2009, 2012, 2013, 2014
Alka Yagnik 2 2000, 2001
Sunidhi Chauhan 2 2005, 2007

Superlatives

Superlative Singer Record
Most awards Shreya Ghoshal 7
Most nominations Shreya Ghoshal 19
Most consecutive wins Shreya Ghoshal (2012-2014) 3
Most consecutive nominations Shreya Ghoshal (2006-2016) 17
Youngest winner Shreya Ghoshal (2003) 18
Youngest nominee Shreya Ghoshal (2003) 18
Oldest winner Asha Bhosle (2002) 69
Oldest nominee Lata Mangeshkar (2007) 78
Most nominations in a single year Shreya Ghoshal (2008) 4
Most nominations without ever winning Rekha Bhardwaj 4

Shreya Ghoshal with 7 wins, hold the record for most awards in this category. Alka Yagnik and Sunidhi Chauhan have won the award two times. Shreya Ghoshal won the award in a record of three consecutive years (2012–14).

Shreya Ghoshal's four nominations out of the five nominations in 2008 also give her the record for most number of Best Female Playback Singer nominations in a single year. Shreya Ghoshal holds the record of getting nominated for consecutively 11 years from 2006 till 2016 (still running), resulting in 17 nominations and 5 wins.

Shreya Ghoshal was the most successful singers in 2000s with four wins. Ghoshal continued her domination in the 2010s with three wins (still going).

2000s

Year Singer Song Movie
2000
Alka Yagnik Taal Se Taal Taal
2001
Alka Yagnik Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai
Alka Yagnik Dil Ne Yeh Kaha Dhadkan
Sunidhi Chauhan Mehboob Mere Fiza
Kavita Krishnamurthy Aey Dil Laya Hai Bahar Kya Kehna
Preeti & Pinky Piya Piya Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega
2002
Asha Bhosle Radha Kaisa Na Jale Lagaan
Alka Yagnik Jaane Kyun Dil Chahta Hai
Alka Yagnik Bole Chudiyan Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham...
Alka Yagnik Suraj Hua Maddham Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham...
Lata Mangeshkar So Gaye Hain Zubeidaa
2003
Shreya Ghoshal & Kavita Krishnamurthy Dola Re Dola Devdas
2004
Shreya Ghoshal Jaadu Hai Nasha Hai Jism
Alka Yagnik Seemaaye Bulaaye LOC Kargil
Alka Yagnik Kal Ho Naa Ho Kal Ho Naa Ho
Alka Yagnik Oodhni Tere Naam
Sunidhi Chauhan Dekhle Aankhon Mein Aankhien Daal Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.
2005
Sunidhi Chauhan Dhoom Machale Dhoom
Alka Yagnik Aankhen Bandh Karke Aitraaz
Alka Yagnik Hum Tum Hum Tum
Alka Yagnik Lal Dupatta Mujhse Shaadi Karogi
Sunidhi Chauhan Sajna Ve Chameli
2006
Alisha Chinai Kajra Re Bunty Aur Babli
Kavita Krishnamurthy Main Vaari Vaari Mangal Pandey: The Rising
Shreya Ghoshal Piyu Bole Parineeta
Sunidhi Chauhan Deedar De Dus
Sunidhi Chauhan Kaisi Paheli Parineeta
2007
Sunidhi Chauhan Beedi Omkara
Alka Yagnik Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna
Lata Mangeshkar Luka Chhupi Rang De Basanti
Shreya Ghoshal Pal Pal Lage Raho Munnabhai
Sunidhi Chauhan Crazy Kiya Re Dhoom 2
2008
Shreya Ghoshal Barso Re Guru
Shreya Ghoshal Dholna Bhool Bhulaiyaa
Shreya Ghoshal Thode Badmaash Rang De Basanti
Shreya Ghoshal Ye Ishq Haye Jab We Met
Sunidhi Chauhan Aaja Nachle Aaja Nachle
2009
Shreya Ghoshal Teri Ore Singh Is Kinng
Bela Shende Man Mohana Jodhaa Akbar
Monali Thakur Zara Zara Touch Me Race
Shilpa Rao Khuda Jaane Bachna Ae Haseeno
Sunidhi Chauhan Desi Girl Dostana

2010s

Tulsi Kumar for

and Kanika Kapoor for "Da Da Dasse"  – Udta Punjab

"Jag Ghoomeya" - Sultan

See also

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