Sunidhi Chauhan-Biography, Career, Awards and Net Worth
Sunidhi Chauhan is one of the versatile singers in the Bollywood industry who started her career at the age of 13; her inspiration is no one other than Lata Mangeshkar, who she used to listen while growing up. Her western voice along with her singing talent made her known and well established in the music industry.
Born on 14th August 1983, New Delhi, India, she has given many hits songs for movies such as “Tees Maar Khan”, “Fanaa”, “Student Of the Year”, “Dhoom 3” and much more along with the famous singers Anu Malik, Salim Merchant, Pritam Chakraborty, Atif Aslam and many more.
Sunidhi Chauhan’s Early Life and Love Relationship
Sunidhi was born to a Rajput family and had a younger sister growing up. From her childhood, she was interested in singing thus from the age of four, she used to perform at competitions and local gathering. She completed her education from Greenfields Public School, Delhi, India and has finished her education till the 12th standard. She discontinued her study after schooling to pursue her career in the music industry.
Later on, she moved to Mumbai with her family and joined Kalyanji’s academy for few year and became a lead singer in “Little Wonder’s” troupe. She was then offered to sing in different songs.
At the age of 18, she was married to Bobby Khan; this relationship could not last longer. Thus, she later married to her childhood friend and a music composer Hitesh Sonik on 27th April 2012.
Sunidhi Chauhan’s Career
Sunidhi has established herself as one of the leading singers of the country with her unique and western voice. She is the winner of reality show “Meri Awaz Suno” in 1996 and was awarded “Lata Mangeshkar Trophy” for the best female singer. The same year, she made her career debut in the movie “Shastra” alongside Udit Narayan Jha.
She has sung over 2000 Hindi songs among which “Ruki Ruki Si”, Mehboob Mere”, “Dhoom Machaale”, “Halkat Jawani”, “Bin Tere”, “Shila Ki Jawani”, ” are some of her super hit songs. In addition to this, she has also performed in some of the Pakistani songs as well. Also, she has given her voice for the character Elsa in the Hindi-Dubbed version animated musical fantasy film “Frozen”.
In 2013, She was listed at 28th position in the “World’s Sexiest Woman” by FHM India and was named “Hottest Female Bollywood Lead Singer” by MensXP.com. She made her acting debut in the movie “Ghost” in short movie in 2016.
Besides singing, she has performed as a Judge in the biggest singing reality show “Indian Idol” season 5 and 6 along with singers like Anu Malik and Salim Merchant. She was last seen on the Indian version Music reality show “The Voice” as a coach.
Today, her popularity has transcended boundaries and is one of the well-known faces around the world performing several international stages such as Opening Ceremony of 2006 Asian Game.
Sunidhi Chauhan ‘s Awards
Being one of the successful lead singers in the Bollywood industry, she was honored by different awards and nominations. She received her first Filmfare RD Burma Award for New Music Talent and was nominated for Best Female Playback Singer from the movie “Mast” in 1999.
She has won many awards in her lifetime; 3 Filmfare Awards, 2 International Indian Film Academy Awards (IIFA), Zee Cine Awards, Bollywood Movie Awards and much more for Best Playback Singer.
Sunidhi Chauhan ‘s Net Worth
Sunidhi Chauhan is one of the highest paid female singers in Bollywood industry; she is estimated to have a net worth of $10 million. Her source of income includes singing, acting and judging different reality shows. She is living a lifestyle with her husband in Delhi, India. She owns cars such as BMW x5, Pajero, accord, and a Maruti Suzuki ritz.
Moreover, she has visited Pakistan, London and other different parts of the world to perform stage performances. She owns many cars and has properties in her hometown Delhi.