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Top 10 Singers In India In 2024

Bollywood's Melodic Magic: Celebrating the Voices Behind the Hits

Arijit Singh

Bollywood is renowned for producing some of the world's most beautiful music. Many films succeed at the box office largely due to their soundtracks, even if their scripts are lacking. While music directors deserve credit, the singers who bring these melodies to life also play a crucial role. Let's not forget these talented vocalists, who transform songs into deep, emotional experiences. As Bob Marley once said, “One of the benefits of music is that when it hits you, you feel no pain.” Today, we’ll introduce you to India's top ten singers of 2023, each holding a special place in our hearts.

Top 10 Singers in India for 2023-2024:

01 – Arijit Singh

  • Born: April 25, 1987 (age 35), Jiaganj Azimganj
  • Spouse: Koel Roy (m. 2014)
  • Albums: Dilliwaali Zaalim Girlfriend, 99 Songs, Radhe Shyam, and more
  • Parents: Kakkar Singh, Aditi Singh
  • Net Worth: $26 Million
  • Charge per Song: 10-15 Lakhs

Arijit Singh, known as the “King of Playback Singing,” is one of India's richest and most beloved singers. Renowned for his love ballads, he has won numerous awards, including the Filmfare Award for Best Male Playback Singer and the IIFA Award for Best Male Playback. Arijit is also a writer, documentary filmmaker, badminton player, and NGO volunteer.

02 – Jubin Nautiyal

  • Born: June 14, 1989 (age 32), Dehradun
  • Instruments: Vocals, guitar
  • Labels: T-Series, Zee Music, Sony Music, SVF Music
  • Parents: Ram Sharan Nautiyal, Neena Nautiyal
  • Net Worth: $1 Million – $5 Million
  • Charge per Song: 10-15 Lakhs

Jubin Nautiyal is celebrated for his playback singing in Bollywood. He received the Upcoming Male Vocalist of the Year award at the 8th Mirchi Music Awards for “Zindagi Kuch Toh Bata” from Bajrangi Bhaijaan and the Rising Musical Star Award from Zee Business.

03 – Mohit Chauhan

  • Born: March 11, 1966 (age 56), Nahan
  • Spouse: Prarthna Gehlot (m. 2012)
  • Parents: B. K. Rana, Krishana Rana
  • Net Worth: $150 Million
  • Charge per Song: 7-15 Lakhs
  • Awards: Gima Award (2011), IIFA Award (2012), Vijay Award (2013), Zee Cine Award (2016)

Mohit Chauhan, an Indi-Pop singer, gained fame with the Silk Route band before transitioning to film. His notable songs include “Khoon Chala” from Rang De Basanti and “Tum Se Hi” from Jab We Met.

04 – Palak Muchhal

  • Born: March 30, 1992 (age 30), Ratlam
  • Education: B.Com
  • Parents: Amita Muchhal, Rajkumar Muchhal
  • Siblings: Palash Muchhal
  • Charge per Song: 5-12 Lakhs / 20 Lakhs per show

Palak Muchhal, known for her charity work, began her Bollywood career in 2011. She has sung hits for films like Aashiqui 2, Ek Tha Tiger, and Bahubali: The Beginning. Her philanthropic efforts have earned her spots in the Guinness and Limca Book of Records.

05 – Neha Kakkar

  • Born: June 6, 1988 (age 33), Rishikesh
  • Height: 1.48 m
  • Spouse: Rohanpreet Singh (m. 2020)
  • Siblings: Tony Kakkar, Sonu Kakkar
  • Charge per Song: 5-12 Lakhs / 20 Lakhs per show

Neha Kakkar rose to fame after competing on Indian Idol in 2005. She has delivered numerous hit songs like “Second Hand Jawaani” from Cocktail and “London Thumakda” from Queen. Neha has also judged various reality shows.

06 – Sonu Nigam

  • Born: July 30, 1973 (age 48), Faridabad
  • Spouse: Madhurima Nigam (m. 2002)
  • Children: Nevaan Nigam
  • Parents: Agam Kumar Nigam, Shobha Nigam
  • Net Worth: $50 Million
  • Charge per Song: 10-15 Lakhs
  • Awards: Filmfare (2003-2004), National Film (2005), Ita Award (2009), Gima Award (2016)

Sonu Nigam is one of Bollywood's most versatile and acclaimed singers, capable of performing in various genres. He is one of India's highest-paid singers.

07 – Javed Ali

  • Born: July 5, 1982 (age 39), Delhi
  • Spouse: Yasmin Ali
  • Parents: Ustad Hamid Hussain
  • Labels: Sony Music India, Zee Music Company, T-Series
  • Net Worth: $47 Million
  • Charge per Song: 10-15 Lakhs

Javed Ali is known for his versatile singing across multiple Indian languages. He gained widespread recognition with “Ek Din Teri Raahon Mein” from Naqaab.

08 – Shreya Ghoshal

  • Born: March 12, 1984 (age 38), Berhampore
  • Spouse: Shiladitya Mukhopadhyaya (m. 2015)
  • Awards: Filmfare R. D. Burman Award, and more
  • Parents: Sarmistha Ghoshal, Bishwajit Ghoshal
  • Net Worth: $25 Million
  • Charge per Song: 18-20 Lakhs

Shreya Ghoshal began her music training at a young age and gained fame after winning a television singing reality show. She debuted in Bollywood with Devdas (2002), winning multiple awards. Shreya is also a judge on various reality shows.

09 – Krishnakumar Kunnath (KK)

  • Born: August 23, 1968 (age 53), Delhi
  • Full Name: Krishnakumar Kunnath
  • Spouse: Jyothy Krishna (m. 1991)
  • Albums: Pal, Woh Lamhe, Tum Mile, Humsafar, Kavalan, and more
  • Children: Kunnath Nakul, Kunnath Taamara
  • Net Worth: $40 Million
  • Charge per Song: 5-12 Lakhs / 20 Lakhs per show

KK is a legendary singer known for his powerful voice and emotional depth. He avoids reality shows and social media, focusing solely on his music.

10 – Benny Dayal

  • Born: May 13, 1984 (age 37), Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Spouse: Catherine Thangam (m. 2016)
  • Albums: Pushpa: The Rise, Student of the Year, Vaazhkai DJ, RRR, and more
  • Parents: M.P Dayal, Syama Dayal
  • Siblings: Dennis Dayal
  • Charge per Song: 5-12 Lakhs / 20 Lakhs per show


Benny Dayal is a versatile playback singer who has performed in numerous Indian languages. He is also a member of the band S5, formed by SS Music TV.