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Bigg Boss OTT Hindi Season 1 Contestant Neha Bhasin Biography

Neha Bhasin: A Melodious Journey through Bollywood and Beyond

Neha Bhasin: The Voice Behind Bollywood Hits

Neha Bhasin

Neha Bhasin, born on November 18, 1982, is a renowned Indian singer and songwriter celebrated for her melodious playback work in Hindi, Telugu, and Tamil cinemas. With a career spanning diverse genres like Indian pop and Punjabi folk music, Neha has carved a niche for herself in the music industry. Let’s dive into the journey of this talented artist who has won hearts with her soulful voice.

Early Life and Musical Beginnings

Neha Bhasin’s musical journey began at a young age when she won her first singing competition at the tender age of 9 with Mariah Carey’s song “Hero.” Since childhood, Neha harbored dreams of becoming a pop star, and her passion for music led her to join Shiamak Davar’s dance academy to learn various dance forms. Additionally, she honed her vocal skills with classical training from Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan.

Rise to Fame with Viva

Neha became a sensation at 18 when she was selected for Coke [V] Popstars, a nationwide talent search by Channel V. This marked the inception of Viva, India’s first all-girl music group, with Neha, Seema Ramchandani, Pratichee Mohapatra, Mahua Kamat, and Anushka Manchanda as members. Their journey as Viva captured the hearts of audiences across the nation, making Neha a household name.

Bollywood Breakthrough and Success

After Viva disbanded in 2004, Neha Bhasin ventured into Bollywood and Tamil film industries, delivering chart-topping hits. Her Bollywood breakthrough came with the song “Kuch Khass Hai” in 2007, earning her a Filmfare nomination. She continued to win accolades with her debut Tamil song “Pesugiren Pesugiren” from the film “Satham Podathey,” which won her the Vijay Award for Best Female Playback Singer in 2008.

Notable Film Songs and Awards

Neha Bhasin’s musical prowess led her to deliver memorable songs across various languages. From “Jashna Di Raat Ha” to “Dil Diyan Gallan,” her voice has graced numerous Bollywood and regional film soundtracks. She has received several prestigious awards, including two Filmfare Awards for her songs ‘‘Jag Ghoomeya’’ (Hindi) and ‘‘Paani Ravi Da’’ (Punjabi).

International Collaborations and Recognition

Neha’s talent transcends borders, evident in her collaboration with Malaysian Hip Hop star Emcee Jesz for the song “THANIYE.” This collaboration garnered immense popularity, with the song receiving over 300,000 views on YouTube alone and a nomination for “Best Collaboration” at the RADIO RAGA AWARDS in Malaysia.

Television and Bigg Boss Journey

Apart from her musical prowess, Neha Bhasin has made notable appearances on television. She hosted “Sa Re Ga Ma Hungama” and was a judge on the musical reality show “Sitaron Ko Choona Hai.” Neha also showcased her dancing skills as a wildcard entry on “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5.”

In 2021, Neha Bhasin entered the reality show “Bigg Boss OTT” as a contestant, where her dynamic personality and strong presence captivated the audience. Her stint on the show showcased her versatility beyond music, earning her a spot in the hearts of fans.

Filmography and Television Appearances

Film Songs

  • 2005
    • “Bullet – Ek Dhamaka” – Bullet: Ek Dhamaka (Hindi)
  • 2006
    • “Ek Look Ek Look” – Aryan
  • 2007
    • “I Wanna Rock Like Mummy Ji” – Mummy Ji
    • “Kudiye Pataka”
    • “Jashna Di Raat Ha”
    • “Pesugiren Pesugiren” – Satham Podathey (Tamil)
    • “Sei Yethaavathu” – Billa
  • 2008
    • “Hari Puttar” – Hari Puttar (Hindi)
    • “Kuchh Khaas” – Fashion – Salim–Sulaiman – Mohit Chauhan
    • “Kuch Khaas” (Remix)
  • 2009
    • “Om Shanthi Om” – Muthirai (Tamil)
    • “Atu Nuvve Itu Nuvve” – Current (Telugu)
    • “Yogi Yogi Thaan” – Yogi (Tamil)
    • “Nasha” – Daddy Cool (Hindi)
    • “Kill Chabbra” – Raghav Sachar
    • “You and Me” – Pyaar Impossible
  • 2011
    • “Are Dhammare” – Maharaja (Tamil) –
    • “Poraney Poraney” – Vaagai Sooda Vaa
    • “Dhunki” – Mere Brother Ki Dulhan (Hindi)
    • “Hello Hello” – Dhada (Telugu)
    • “Niharika” – Oosaravelli
    • “Dil Ki Hai Tamanna” – Force (Hindi)
  • 2012
    • “Kaadhal Endhan Kaadhal” – Moondru Per Moondru Kaadhal (Tamil)
    • “Tha Tha Thamara” – Nuvva Nena (Telugu)
  • 2014
    • “Aww Tuzo Mogh Korta” – 1: Nenokkadine
    • “Asalaam-e-Ishqum” – Gunday (Hindi)
  • 2016
    • “Aakhein Milayenge Darr Se” – Neerja
    • “Jag Ghoomeya (Female)” – Sultan
    • “Apple Beauty” – Janatha Garage (Telugu)
  • 2017
    • “Paani Ravi Da” – Lahoriye (Punjabi)
    • “Swing Zara” – Jai Lava Kusa (Telugu)
    • “Swag Se Swagat” – Tiger Zinda Hai (Hindi)
    • “Dil Diyan Gallan” (Unplugged)
  • 2018
    • “Kaala Doreya” – Kaalakaandi
    • “Shuru Kar” – Aiyaary – Rochak Kohli
    • “Heeriye” – Race 3 – Meet Bros
    • “Swag Saha Nahi Jaaye” – Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi
  • 2019
    • “Chashni” – Bharat
  • 2022
    • “Catch Me” – Khiladi (Telugu)
  • 2023
    • “Lets Dance Chotu Motu” – Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan (Hindi)
  • 2024
    • “Rang Ishq Ka (Redux)” – Bade Miyan Chote Miyan

Television Appearances

  • 2008
    • Sa Re Ga Ma Hungama (Backstage Host)
  • 2009
    • Sitaron Ko Choona Hai (Judge/Host)
  • 2012
    • Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5 (Contestant)
  • 2017
    • Oye Firangi (Guest)
  • 2019
    • The Kapil Sharma Show
  • 2021
    • Indian Pro Music League
    • Bigg Boss OTT 1 (Contestant) – 6th place
    • Bigg Boss 15 (Wildcard Contestant) – 14th place


  • 2007
    • Vijay TV Awards: Best Playback Singer – Female for “Pesugiren Pesugiren” (Satham Podathey – Tamil)
  • 2011
    • Stardust Awards: Musical Sensation of the Year for “Dhunki” (Mere Brother Ki Dulhan)
  • 2014
    • South Indian International Movie Awards: Best Female Playback Singer (Telugu) for “Aww Tuzo Mogh Kortha” (1 Nenokkadine – Telugu)
  • 2016
    • Stardust Awards: Best Playback Singer – Female for “Jag Ghoomeya” (Sultan – Hindi)
  • 2017
    • Filmfare Awards: Best Playback Singer – Female for “Jag Ghoomeya” (Sultan – Hindi)
    • ZeeCine Awards: Best Playback Singer – Female
    • Femina Women Awards: Femina Women Jury Award in the Music and Performing Arts
  • 2018
    • Filmfare Awards South: Best Female Playback Singer – Telugu for “Swing Zara” (Jai Lava Kusa – Telugu)
    • Filmfare Awards: Best Female Playback Singer – Punjabi for “Paani Ravi Da” (Lahoriye – Punjabi)
  • 2020
    • Filmfare Awards: Best Playback Singer – Female for “Chashni” (Bharat – Hindi)

Name: Neha Bhasin

Other Name: Neha

Evicted: Bigg Boss OTT Season 1 Evicted on Day 39

Season Host: Karan Johar

Network: Voot

Number of Days: 42

Number of Contestants: 13

Premier Date: 8 August 2021

Prize Money:

Other Prizes (if any):

Date of Birth (DOB): 18 November 1982

Birth Place: New Delhi, India

Settled Place: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Profession/Occupation: Singer and Songwriter

Education: Graduate

Parents: Ashok Bhasin (Father), and Rekha Bhasin (Mother)

Siblings: Rashi Bhasin (elder sister) and Anubhav Bhasin (younger brother)

Spouse: Sameer Uddin (Music Composer m. 23 October 2016)







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