Usha is a renowned playback singer who has lent her voice for major Bollywood, Tamil as well as TV projects throughout her experience of over 45 years in the Indian music fraternity.
‘Darling’, which she recorded with Rekha Bharadwaj for the film ‘7 Khoon Maaf’, won her the ‘Filmfare Award for Best Female Playback Singer’ in 2012.
The musical maestro has been famously known for some of her timeless singles; likes of which include ‘Hari Om Hari’, ‘Rambha Ho!’, ‘Shaan se’, and many more.
She has pioneered, at the behest of Shri Rajiv Gandhi, the most path breaking show on Doordarshan, ‘Pop Time’ and has even worked for service organizations like Rotary National, Lions International and Giants International, at all their charity drives.
She composed and recorded a song called ‘The Peace Prayer’ based on a poem by President APJ Abdul Kalam.
Usha has sung and performed in more than sixteen lndian languages and everywhere she has had audiences participate in singing along and the spirit of her music has not been restricted by lingual or geographical boundaries.
She was presented with the ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ by the 9th Mirchi Music Awards and is a recipient of the ‘Padma Shri’, the fourth highest civilian award presented by Government of India,
The 70 year old super versatile Indian Music Legend is majorly known for her energetic performances on stage that thrill the audience to the core. She focuses on providing a wholesome experience for her audience through her innumerable stage performances spanning all around the globe.
She has spread a message of love and unity, peace and harmony, tolerance and integrity, and happiness - through music. From discotheques to concerts, across lndia and the World, she has addressed the youth about the values of music that makes us human.
Some Popular Tracks
- Srivalli Bengali Version
- Hoi Kiw/Chalo Chalo
- Ramba main Samba
- Aami Shotti Bolchi
- Yeh Raat Mona Lisa
- Hai Ye Maya
- Doosri Darling
- Wicket Bacha
- Rock On 3
- Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi
- Kaafiron Ki Namaaz
- Don 2
- 7 Khoon Maaf
- 7 Khoon Maaf
- FilmFare for Best Female Playback Singer