If you’re a fan of Bollywood movies, then you know songs play a big role in films. Whether the scene is happy, sad, comedic or action-packed, there is a song to fit the moment.
Usually, actors will dance and lip-sync to songs sung by artists. However, there are quite a few actors that have been trying to sing some of the movie songs in their own voice and they’ve met with great success.
8 Bollywood Actors That Can Sing Their Own Songs:
1. Amir Khan’s most recent singing venture is from the hit movie Dangal where is sings the rap version of Dhaakad. Be warned, this song will stick in your head!
2. Shraddtha Kapoor is a relative newcomer in the industry yet she has proven to be a powerhouse. With great acting, dancing and even martial art skills, she is adding singer to the list with the song Galliyaan from Ek Villan.
3. Sridevi was a major industry player back in the 80’s and 90’s. She proved her versatility by singing the hit song Chandni O Meri Chandni from the 1989 movie Chandni.
4. Hrithik Roshan is one of the A-list actors in Bollywood. Most people know of his phenomenal dancing skills but did you know he could sing too? He, and his fellow actors all lent their voices to the song Señorita in Zindagi Na Milegi Dobra.
5. As the crowned badhshah of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan has proven he can do it all, even sing his own songs including this favourite, Apun Bola Tun Meri Laila.
6. Abhishek Bachchan may come from Bollywood royalty, but he has proven that he belongs on the big screen. Along with acting in some great blockbusters, he has also sung a couple of songs that have gone on to become hits, including this one from Bluffmaster.
7. Aliya Bhatt is the brightest new Bollywood darling. She has proven to be a strong and versatile actor. Now she is adding singer to her resume with the song Maahi Ve in the upcoming movie Highway.
8. We saved our favourite for last, Amitabh Bachchan. Not only has Amitabh proven his staying power on the big screen, he has also lent his unique voice to a number of Bollywood songs including the very popular Rang Barse from Silsila.
Which is your favourite song that a Bollywood actor has sung?