Suresh Wadkar is an Indian playback singer. He performs in both Hindi and Marathi films. He has sung songs in some Bhojpuri films, Odia albums and bhajans and in Konkani films. In 2020, the Government of India honoured him with the Padma Shri.
Suresh Wadkar Bio/Wiki
|Real Name/Full Name||Suresh Ishwar Wadkar|
|Profession||Playback Singer, Music Teacher|
|Debut Song||Bristi Pare Tapur Tapur (Paheli -1977)|
|Suresh Wadkar Height||In Centimeter- 154 cm|
In Meter- 1.54 m
In Feet- 5’1”
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Date Of Birth||7 August 1955|
|Suresh Wadkar Age (2021)||66 Years|
|Birthplace||Karvir, Kolhapur, Maharashtra|
|Home town||Karvir, Kolhapur, Maharashtra|
|College/University||Prayag Sangeet Samiti, Allahabad.|
|Suresh Wadkar Wife||Padma Wadkar (Playback Singer)|
Married- July 1998
|Suresh Wadkar Daughter||Ananya Wadkar, |
|Parents||Father- Name Not Known|
Mother- Name Not Known
|Suresh Wadkar Net worth (2021)||8 Million USD|
|Charges Per Movie||N/A|
Family, Early Life & Education
Suresh was born and brought up in a well-settled and middle-class family in Kolhapur, Mumbai on August 7, 1955. So, as per Suresh’s date of birth, he is currently 66 years old.
Suresh completes his secondary and primary stage of education from his hometown Kolhapur, he used to go to a local private school of hi area, and later for his further education he moved to Allahabad, and here he took admission to Prayag Sangeet Samiti, Allahabad, and from here he completes his graduation in Music.
Wadkar is married to classical singer Padma. He has two daughters, Ananya and Jiya
Suresh Wadkar Career
Suresh begins his career, by participating in an Indian-based classical music competition in the year 1976, and he finished this show by winning this and the judge of that show whose name, is Jaidev, offered him Hindi songs named Seene Mein Jalan, which was from the movie Gaman released in 1978.
He has a music school in Mumbai, India and New Jersey/New York City, where methodical training is given to students. He has also started an online music school, called SWAMA (Suresh Wadkar Ajivasan Music Academy), under Ace Open University.
Suresh Wadkar Songs
Lagi Aaj Sawan Ki Phir Wo Jhadi Hai, Bhanwre Ne Khilaya Phool – Prem Rog, Aye Zindagi Gale Laga Le– Sadma, Kismat Mein Tu Nahi Shayad -Prem Rog, Megha Re Megha Re– Pyaasa Sawan, Chappa Chappa Charkha, Bol Radha Bol Tune.
Awards and Honors
- In 2011, he won the National Film Award for Best Male Playback Singer for the song “Hey Bhaskara Kshitijavari Ya” from the Marathi film Mee Sindhutai Sapkal.
- On January 25, 2020, his name was announced for Government of India’s fourth highest civilian honor, the Padma Shri, for his work in the field of arts.