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Jyotica Tangri is an Indian playback singer. She debuted with "Phir Bhi Tumko Chaahungi" in Half Girlfriend, her version was not included in the film, eventually Shraddha Kapoor's version being hit. She has playbacked for films like Behen Hogi Teri (2017), Shaadi Mein Zaroor Aana (2017) and Fukrey Returns. She earned Zee Cine Award for Best Female Playback Singer in 2018.

CareerEdit

Tangri was a contestant on the Indian reality television show The Voice.[1] She was unplaced in the contest held in 2016. She was also a finalist of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa on Zee TV.

She debuted as a playback singer in Ajay K Pannalal's 2017 romantic comedy film, Behen Hogi Teri through the song, Jai Ma, co-sung by Sahil Solanki.[2][3] The track was composed by Jaidev Kumar and lyricised by Sonu Saggu. Her second song from the same film, entitled Tenu Na Bol Paavan Main along with Yasser Desai was a critically acclaimed number.[4][5] Composed by Amjad Nadeem and written by Rohit Sharma, the song was one of the few hit tracks of the album. Next, Tangri sang a special version of Phir Bhi Tumko Chaahunga from Mohit Suri's Half Girlfriend.[6] Composed by Mithoon, originally sung by Arijit Singh and Shraddha Kapoor and written by Manoj Muntashir, the song helped Tangri to establish a musical base in the film industry.[citation needed] She also sang the female version of another song from same film entitled Tu Hi Hai, originally sung by Rahul Mishra.

Tangri's first hit song was Kumaar's Pallo Latke from Vinod Bacchan's film Shaadi Mein Zaroor Aana starring Rajkummar Rao and Kriti Kharbanda composed by Zaim-Saim-Raees.[7] Later in the year, Tangri sang the female version of, Ishq De Fanniyar from Fukrey Returns.[8] In 2018, Jyotica sang Shubh Din from Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran. Composed by Sachin-Jigar and written by Vayu, the song was a critically acclaimed number.[9]

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Film/(s) Song Co-Singer(s) Composer Lyrics
2017 Dobaara: See Your Evil Humdard Solo Arko Arko
Behen Hogi Teri Jai Maa Sahil Solanki Jaidev Kumar Sonu Saggu
Tenu Na Bol Pawan Yasser Desai Yash Narvekar Rohit Sharma
Half Girlfriend Phir Bhi Tumko Chaahungi Solo Mithoon Manoj Muntashir
Tu Hi Hai Rahul Mishra Laado Suwalka
Channa Mereya Jinne Saah Ninja Goldboy
Shaadi Mein Zaroor Aana Pallo Latke Yasser Desai, Fazilpuria Zain-Saim-Raees Kumaar, Rap lyrics: Rossh
Fukrey Returns Ishq De Faniyar Solo Shaarib-Toshi Kumaar
2018 Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran Shubh Din Keerthi Sagathia Sachin-Jigar Vayu
Laila Majnu O Meri Laila Atif Aslam Joi Barua Irshad Kamil
Tum (Female Version) Solo Niladri Kumar
Hotel Milan Badi Happening Lagti Ho Enbee & Raahi Enbee
Yamla Pagla Deewana: Phir Se Tunu Tunu Alamgir Khan Sanjeev Darshan Kunwar Juneja
Baazaar Kem Cho Ikka Tanishk Bagchi Shabbir Ahmed, Ikka
2019 Total Dhamaal Mungda Shaan, Shubro Ganguly Gourov-Roshin Kunwar Janeja
Rocky Desi Firangi Solo Emraan-Wasim Jai Atre
Fastey Fasaatey Dramebaazi Saari Solo Rahul Jain, Sanjeev-Ajay Sanjeev Chaturvedi
Family of Thakurganj Fancy Thumke Mika Singh, Dev Negi, Rap By Parry G Sajid-Wajid Danish Sabri
Jhootha Kahin Ka Saturday Night Neeraj Shridhar, Rap by Enbee Amjad Nadeem & Aamir Amjad Nadeem, Rap Lyrics by Enbee
Jabariya Jodi Khadke Glassy Yo Yo Honey Singh, Ashok Mastie Tanishk Bagchi, Ashok Mastie, Ramji Gulati Tanishk Bagchi, Channi Rakhala
Glassy 2.0 Kumaar
Macchardiyan Vishal Mishra Raj Shekhar
Dream Girl Dhagale Lagali Mika Singh, Meet Bros Meet Bros Kumaar

Album(s)Edit

Year Film/(s) Song Co-Singer(s) Composer Lyrics
2017 Zee Music Originals Sanu Nehar Wale Pul Te Bulake Solo Amjad Nadeem Amjad Nadeem
Popular Festive Song (92.7 Big FM) Mera Laung Gawacha Solo Sandeep Batraa Manish Shukla
Hey Girl Hey Girl Aditya Narayan Arian Romal Viruss
Bahon Mein Chale Aao Bahon Mein Chale Aao Cover Version Solo Mika Singh, Ravi Pawar, R.D. Burman Majrooh Sultanpuri
T-Series Sundowner Avi J Showkidd Dhruv Yogi
2018 Tere Bina Tere Bina Sushant Sharma (Rinkoo) Sushant-Shankar Jaani
Zee Music Originals Maahi Ve Teri Akhiyaan Raghav Sachar Rohit Sharma
Tere Naal Rehna Jeet Gannguli Kumaar
Mahiya Ve Mahiya Solo Jaidev Kumar Sonu Saggu
Kuch Nahi Ajay Jaiswal Shekhar Astitwa
Zero to Infinity Woh Chori Raftaar
Gori Ghani Gori Ghani Fazilpuria Rossh
Sapno Ke Kaise Sapno Ke Kaise Solo Ajay Jaiswal Shekhar Astitwa
Viaah Viaah Honey Anttal Music Empire Honey Anttal
2019 Zee Music Originals Solo Paani Tera Rang Amjad Nadeem Aamir Pawan Kumar & Amjad Nadeem
Patola Lagdi Patola Lagdi Kaptan Laadi and RDK Kaptan Laadi and Noddy
Zee Music Originals Unglich Ring Daal De Chirantan Bhatt Manoj Yadav
Dancing Doll Dancing Doll Rap by CA Rudra Sandeep Saxena Jaggi Singh
Mere Aas Paas ft. Sonal Chauhan Mere Aas Paas Yasser Desai Arghya & Sanjeev Chaturvedi Sanjeev Chaturvedi
Zee Music Originals Hor Pila Solo Ramji Gulati Kumaar
Firefighters Bula Lo Firefighters Bula Lo Olivia Malhotra ft. Arnie B Arnie B ISR(Inder Singh Randhawa)

TelevisionEdit

Year Show(s) Role Channel
2015 The Voice Season 1 Contestant &TV
2016 Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Contestant Zee TV
2019 Superstar Singer Mentor/Captain Sony Entertainment Television

AwardsEdit

Year Award Song Film Result
2018 Zee Cine Award for Best Female Playback Singer "Pallo Latke" Shaadi Mein Zaroor Aana Won[10]
Screen Award for Best Female Playback Singer Nominated [11]
Film of India Online Awards for Best Female Playback Singer Nominated

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Singer Jyotica Tangri: Bollywood music is the perfect portrayal of all emotions". indianexpress.com. 5 February 2018. Retrieved 30 May 2018.
  2. ^ Zee Music Company (29 March 2017). "Jai Maa - Behen Hogi Teri - Rajkummar Rao & Shruti Haasan - Sahil Solanki & Jyotica Tangri". Retrieved 17 June 2018 – via YouTube.
  3. ^ "'Jai Maa' from the movie 'Behen Hogi Teri' is a rehash version of 'Kala Chashma' - Free Press Journal". freepressjournal.in. 30 March 2017. Retrieved 17 June 2018.
  4. ^ Zee Music Company (31 May 2017). "Tenu Na Bol Pawaan - Behen Hogi Teri - Shruti Haasan & Raj Kummar Rao - Yasser Desai - Amjad Nadeem". Retrieved 17 June 2018 – via YouTube.
  5. ^ "I recorded 'Bahon Mein Chale Aao' in one go: Jyotica Tangri". radioandmusic.com. Retrieved 17 June 2018.
  6. ^ "मैं फिर भी तुमको चाहूंगी... मखमली आवाज में सुने ज्योतिका गाया ये गाना". patrika.com. Retrieved 17 June 2018.
  7. ^ "I have to do more good work: Jyotica Tangri on winning an award". radioandmusic.com. Retrieved 17 June 2018.
  8. ^ "Singer Jyotica Tangri: Bollywood music is the perfect portrayal of all emotions". indianexpress.com. 5 February 2018. Retrieved 17 June 2018.
  9. ^ "Parmanu's first song Shubh Din celebrates India's 1998 nuclear achievement. Watch video". indiatvnews.com. 14 May 2018. Retrieved 17 June 2018. { Her latest song is 'Ek chumma' from the movie Housefull4.
  10. ^ "63rd Jio Filmfare Awards 2018: Official list of nominations - Times of India". timesofindia.com. Retrieved 30 May 2018.
  11. ^ "Star Screen Awards 2017: Dangal wins big, Vidya Balan-Rajkummar Rao named best actor and actress". Retrieved 31 December 2017.