Meet Nakash Aziz, the recent sensation in the Bollywood music industry, the voice behind hits like 'Saree ke fall sa' and 'Gandi bast' from 'R... Rajkumar', 'Dhating Naach' from 'Phata Poster Nikla Hero', 'Second-hand Jawani' from'Cocktail', 'Pungi' (with Mika Singh and Pritam) from 'Agent Vinod', 'Phata Phati' from 'Barfi', and the title track from 'Aisha'.
Born in Moodbidri to Naushad Aziz and Shamshad, the inspiration and music has come from family.Although he did not receive any formal training till his later school days, he followed in his father's footsteps especially when it came to practicing. It is only during his high school and college days that he studied Hindustani classical music.
Nakash Aziz has also assisted Pritam as a music producer and also A R Rahman in films like 'Delhi 6', 'Rockstar', 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan', 'Raanjhana', 'Olympics Song 2012' (Danny Boyle) and has sung for A R Rahman in the recent Tamil film 'Mariyan', Commonwealth Games theme song and others.
Under the guidance of music director Sandeep Chowta, who incidentally, is also connected to Mangalore, Nakash has sung in a Kannada film 'Tamassu'. The music for Marathi movie 'No Entry-Pudhe Dhoka Aahey', a remake of Hindi 'No Entry', was Composed by Nakash, was a super hit .
Nakash Aziz has recently rendered his music to TV serials and ad jingles for brands like Asian Paints,Hyundai, UltraTech Cement, and Microsoft, to name a few. His future endeavors will consist of more music recording as well as music production.
What do songs like Sari Ke Fall Sa, Gandi Baat, Dhating Naach, Second-hand Jawani, and Pungi and Phata Phati, have in common? Well, apart from the fact that they are all fun songs, not to mention quite a hit with the youngsters, they have all been sung by Nakash Aziz, the latest entrant in the Bollywood playback industry.
Blessed with a voice that can convey the right amount of naughtiness and innocence, Aziz has managed to make people sit up and take notice of this talented singer.
Tor Forsa Gale Tol
Lekar Hum Deewana Dil
Saree Ke Fall Sa
Phata Poster Nikla Hero
Second Hand Jawani
Pungi Baja Ke
As a Music Composer, Nakash has also worked on several projects listed below:
Himani Kapoor - Artist Aloud.com
UVIE Aa Bhi Jaa - T Series
Raada Rox (Marathi) Director : Rahul Thackeray And Heramb Khot , Produced By Smita Thackeray
No Entry Pudhe Dhoka Aahe (Marathi)
Director : Ankush Chaudhari , Produced By Underground Films
A Game Called Relationship (Hindi) Unreleased
Director Vivek Sharma , Produced By Filmzone (Post-Production)
Villa (Hindi) Unreleased
Director : Prateek Patil , Produced by Chirag Patil (post-production)
Chandragupt Maurya - SAGAR ARTS, Songs and Background Score
Aasmaan Se Aagey - SAGAR ARTS
Songs and Background Score
Suvreen Guggal - Four Lions Production
Songs (Nominated For ITA 2012)
Sawdhan India - Rowdy Rascal
Production , Background Score