Anuradha Bhat

Anuradha Bhat is an Indian playback singer[1] who predominantly works in Kannada language films. She has sung over 100 songs for feature films and also sung in various private musical albums .[2][3]

Anuradha Bhat
OriginMangalore, Karnataka, India
GenresFilmi, religious music, Bhavageete, children’s music
Occupation(s)Vocalist, playback singer
Instrument(s)Vocals
Years active2006–present
Websitehttps://www.anuradhabhat.com/

Early life and backgroundEdit

Anuradha Bhat was born to Srikrishna Bhat and Gayathri Srikrishna Bhat in Mangalore, Karnataka. Anuradha has a younger sister, Anupama Bhat who is a television host (TV anchor) and actor.[4][5]

Anuradha Bhat received her primary education from Carmel school and later from premier institutes like Canara College and MSNM Besant PG Institute of Management Studies (both affiliated to Mangalore University)[6]

CareerEdit

Anuradha Bhat has worked in several non-film albums, remix songs, TV serials, children’s songs & rhymes. "Chinnu - Series of Kannada Animated Rhymes" rendered by Anuradha Bhat is popular among the toddlers.[7][8] also sung & featured in video single "Naa haaduve nimagaagiye" [9] A compilation of few of her popular songs - “Anuradha Bhat mashup” is another video song that features her.[10] "Navilugari" is yet another non-film song that she has rendered alongside Rajesh Krishnan.[11]

DiscographyEdit

This is a partial list of notable films where Anuradha Bhat has worked as a playback singer.

Year Song Name Film Name Language Music Director Lyricist Co-singer Ref.
2014 Chanana Chanana Ugramm Kannada Ravi Basrur Ram Narayan solo [1]
2017 Appa I love you Chowka Kannada Arjun Janya V. Nagendra Prasad solo [12]

Live performances and concertsEdit

Anuradha Bhat has performed at various events Hampi Utsav, Mysore Dasara,[13] Yuva Dasara,[14][15] Mysore Winter Festival,[16] Vishwa Kannada Sammelana [17] and Bengaluru Ganesh Utsava (BGU) [18][19]

She also performed in various countries namely United States of America (USA),[20][21][22] London (UK), Netherlands (Europe), Australia,[23][24] Africa, Singapore,[17][25] Hong Kong, UAE,[26][27][28] Oman,[29] Qatar,[30][31][32] Kuwait[33][34] and Bahrain.[35][36][37]

Awards and nominationsEdit

Won
Nominations

TelevisionEdit

Year Television Role Ref
2021-2022 Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Championship Mentor [57]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Anuradha Bhat News". Times of India. 6 April 2021.
  2. ^ "Anuradha Bhat : Kannada Singer, Movies, Biography". chiloka.com. Retrieved 26 December 2022.
  3. ^ "Anuradha Bhat - Movie Songs - Dishant.Com". web.archive.org. 26 December 2014. Retrieved 26 December 2022.
  4. ^ "Anuradha Bhat and Anupama Bhat are sisters". Times of India.
  5. ^ "Anupama Bhat - tele host turned actor". Times of India.
  6. ^ "Anuradha Bhat, a product of Mangalore University sings the University anthem".
  7. ^ "3D Chinnu to rhyme in Kannada now". The New Indian Express. 24 April 2012.
  8. ^ "Infobells launches animated 'Chinnu – Kannada Rhymes' Home DVD". Animation Express.com.
  9. ^ "Anuradha Bhat's first single is an ode to Karnataka". Times of India. 5 November 2020.
  10. ^ "Anuradha Bhat's shooting for a new video song". Times of India. 19 August 2020.
  11. ^ "Anuradha Bhat has a new duet with Rajesh Krishnan". Times of India. 10 August 2020.
  12. ^ Chowka | Appa i Love You Pa | New Video Song 2017 | Anuradha Bhat | Arjun Janya | V.Nagendra Prasad, retrieved 23 January 2023
  13. ^ "Tribute to SPB At Dasara Cultural Programme". Star of Mysore. 22 October 2020.
  14. ^ "Yuva Dasara: Armaan Malik Drowns Crowd In Soulful Melodies". Star of Mysore. 15 October 2018.
  15. ^ "Yuva Dasara rangerisida Haipriya, Shubha Poonja, Anuradha". Retrieved 16 October 2018.
  16. ^ "Mysuru Winter Festival: Rajesh Krishnan And Anuradha Bhat Mesmerise Gathering At Palace". Star of Mysore. 26 December 2017.
  17. ^ a b "Inauguration of Vishwa Kannada Sammelana in Singapore". One India Kannada. 30 November 2010.
  18. ^ "A mesmerising show by Ilayaraja". The New Indian Express. 27 September 2012.
  19. ^ "Bengaluru Ganesh Utsava 51st year". Veethi.
  20. ^ "Carolina Navika - 3rd World Kannada Summit 2015". Carolina NAVIKA.
  21. ^ "Carolina NAVIKA - programme schedule". Carolina Navika.
  22. ^ "Dallas Navika - 4th World Kannada Summit 2017". NAVIKA. Retrieved 18 May 2021.
  23. ^ "Anuradha Bhat in Sydney Kannada Sangha". SBS. 8 July 2015.
  24. ^ "Arjun Janya Live in Australia". 7 Hills Australia - Twitter. 10 May 2018.
  25. ^ "Arjun Janya Live - Singapore". Bytu Studios. Retrieved 18 May 2021.
  26. ^ "Dubai: Sandalwood Stars to Descend for 'Temptations 2012'". Daijiworld. 15 April 2012.
  27. ^ "Kannada International Stars presented a fabulous show in Dubai". coastaldigest.com. 30 April 2012.
  28. ^ "Arjun Janya to enthrall UAE Kannadigas". News Karnataka.com. 29 March 2018.
  29. ^ "Gurukiran Nite Rocks Palm Gardens in Muscat". Daijiworld.com. 24 November 2010.
  30. ^ "Doha: Karnataka Sangha Signs off with Grand Thanksgiving Programme". Daijiworld.com. 29 March 2011.
  31. ^ "Doha: Gurukiran to Weave Magic at Bunts Qatar Show on Nov 23". Daijiworld.com. 12 November 2012.
  32. ^ "Doha: Arjun Janya live in concert on Oct 30". Daijiworld. 29 October 2015.
  33. ^ "Tulukoota - Kuwait organized "Rasamanjari 2006"". Daijiworld.com. 31 March 2006.
  34. ^ "Tulu Koota organizes Rasamanjari 2010". Mangalore Today. 16 October 2010.
  35. ^ "Bahrain: Esther, Anuradha to 'Lighten Up' Kannada Sangha's Musical Concert". Daigiworld.com. 11 October 2009.
  36. ^ "Bahrain: Ramee Rasa Sanje – a New Year Bonanza for Expatriates on Jan 5". Mangalore Today. 24 December 2011.
  37. ^ "Bahrain: Star-studded 'Ramee Rasa Sanje' to mark Ugadi". Daijiworld.com. 28 March 2013.
  38. ^ "Karnataka State Film Awards: Darshan and Nirmala Bag top honours". Cineloka.co.in. 26 August 2014. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016.
  39. ^ "Karnataka State Film Awards 2012". Filmibeat Kannada.
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  41. ^ "62nd Filmfare Awards South 2015 Nominations". Daily India. 4 June 2015. Archived from the original on 26 June 2015.
  42. ^ "Mangaluru Sohail Khan adds spark to Tulu Film Awards - Winners' list". Daigiworld.
  43. ^ "Winners: 65th Jio Filmfare Awards (South) 2018". Times of India. 17 June 2018.
  44. ^ "Filmfare Awards South 2018: Check out the complete winners list of South awards". The Free Press journal. 18 June 2018.
  45. ^ "SIIMA Awards 2018 Telugu Kannada winners list live updates". IB Times. 15 September 2018.
  46. ^ "67th Parle Filmfare Awards South 2022 full winners list Kannada: Act 1978 wins best film, Dhananjaya wins Black Lady for Badava Rascal; Raj B Shetty is best director - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 26 December 2022.
  47. ^ "60th Idea Filmfare Awards 2013 (South) Nominations". Filmfare.com. 4 July 2013.
  48. ^ "61st Idea Filmfare Awards (South) Nomination list". Filmfare.com. 8 July 2014.
  49. ^ "Anuradha Bhat awards". IMDb.
  50. ^ "63rd Filmfare Awards (South) 2016 nominations". IB Times. 8 June 2016.
  51. ^ "Kannada Nominations for Filmfare Awards South 2017". Filmfare.com.
  52. ^ "64th Filmfare South Awards 2017: nomination lists". IB Times. 9 June 2017.
  53. ^ "Nominations for the 66th Filmfare Awards (South) 2019". 10 December 2019.
  54. ^ "1st CFCA awards nominations: Best Playback Singer (Female)". Twitter. Chandanavana Film Critics Academy. 2 February 2020.
  55. ^ "Chandanavana Film Critics Academy Awards: Nomination List". IB Times. Retrieved 16 May 2021.
  56. ^ "CFCA nominations: Best Female Singer". Twitter. Chandanavana Film Critics Academy. 13 February 2021.
  57. ^ "Anuradha Bhat to be a mentor on Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Championship - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 26 December 2022.

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