Shalmali Kholgade is an Indian singer and songwriter from Mumbai, India.
Shalmali was born on January 2, 1988 in Mumbai India. She started training at age eight before making her performing debut at age sixteen. Her mother Uma Kholgade is also an Indian classical singer and theatre personality. She later continued her music education under Shubhada Paradkar.
She made her debut in Bollywood playback singing in 2012 with the song Pareshaan from film Ishaqzaade. She won the Filmfare Award for Best Female Playback Singer among several other awards for song Pareshaan. Her other superhit songs includes Daaru Desi ( Cocktail),Aga Bai (Aiyyaa), Lat Lag Gayi (Race 2),Balam Pichkari (Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani) and title track in Shuddh Desi Romance.
Shalmali Kholgade – Pareshaan – MTV Unplugged Season 2:
Lat Lag Gayi (Race 2):
Balam Pichkari (Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani):