Hindi film industry has always been lucky to have gem of singers. And who other than the legendary Lata Mangeshkar can make for the perfect example! Every year Bollywood gives us number of beautiful voices which make our heroines sound melodious in their dance and song sequences.
And so, here are the nominations for Best Female Singer for the year 2014:
Rekha Bhardwaj : Hamari Atariya (Dedh Ishqiya 2014)
Gulzar’s lyrics and Vishal Bhardwaj’s composition laden with traditional elements, sung by Rekha Bhardwaj with Nazakat heightened the spirits of ‘Hamari Atariya Pe’. Rekha Bhardwaj’s magical voice and style of delivering northern dialect justifies the mood and ambiance of the song. Having sung par excellence, she takes a place in our list of nominations for best female singer 2014.
Shreya Ghoshal : Samjhawan (Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania 2014)
Shreya Ghoshal’s soft and melodious voice gives ‘Samjhawan’ freshness to the rendition of Rahat Fateh Ali Khan. It connects well with the young audiences and perfectly strikes an emotional chord. And so takes a spot in our list of nominations for best female singer 2014.
Shreya Ghoshal : Manwa Laage (Happy New Year 2014)
Who better than Shreya Ghoshal to sing an uber romantic song, a perfect song for a perfect voice. The crisp, fine and well tuned voice of hers makes ‘Manwa Laage’ sound melodious to ears. And so takes a spot in our list of nominations for best female singer 2014.
Kanika Kapoor : Baby Doll (Ragini MMS 2 2014)
This track totally belongs to Kanika Kapoor. Her voice had a perfect pitch to pull off the colloquial Punjabi lyrics and created magic. This foot-tapping number got the listeners hooked right from the go. Her style of singing took this peppy number to another level and became a chartbuster for long period. And for giving such successful song, Kanika rightly deserves a place in our list of nominations for best female singer 2014.
Kanika Kapoor : Lovely (Happy New Year 2014)
This sizzling hot dance number picturised on Deepika Padukone that raised the temperatures was as much Kanika Kapoor’s. Her style of singing and the sound fits in with today’s style of music, making the listeners tap their feet. For this lovely voice, Kanika Kapoor takes a spot in our list of nominations for best female singer 2014.
Shalmali Kholgade : Shayarana Hui (Daawat-E-Ishq 2014)
After a successful ‘Main Pareshaan’ the talented & multifaceted Shalmali Kholgade nailed it again with a breezy romantic number ‘Shayarana Hui’. The song formed one of the best tracks of Daawat-e-Ishq. For an enthralling electric rendition, Shalmali undoubtedly takes a place in our list of nominations for best female singer 2014.