The singer that recreated ‘Laila Main Laila’ magic with her charismatic voice – The Story of Pawni Pandey

Pawni Pandey

Having an inborn talent and soaring heights with that talent is nothing like but dream come true. Belonging to a family of music enthusiasts, this humming bird never neglected her inherent talent and worked hard her way to be counted as the rising singing star of today. Born in Sri Ganganagar, Rajasthan and brought up in Mumbai to pursue her dreams, her family has been more than supportive in her achievement. From reality show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L’il Champs to singing the very famous spiraling rehashed track ‘Laila Mein Laila’ from the film ‘Raees’ and with many more songs in the pipeline; Pawni Pandey has proved that she has the versatile singing ability. An easy going girl who exudes a fresh breeze of vibrant singing!! She is now joined the bandwagon of reality show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L’il Champs 2017; the only difference then and now is, earlier she was one of the contestants and now she is among the jury.

Pawni’s journey that began with being a finalist in a singing competition has made the table turn and won millions of hearts with her singing prowess.

Quick Facts

Known As Pawni Pandey
Father’s Name Akshat Pandey
Mother’s Name Aparna Pandey
imd1 for Singing, Music
Birthday 20th July 1992
  • Jury member at Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L’ll Champs - 2017
  • Sung the track ‘Sweety Tera Drama’ for film ‘Bareilly Ki Barfi’
  • Kavi Ravji Patel Sangit Pratibha Award
  • Sung ‘Laila Mein Laila’ for ‘Raees’ film and many more
  • Finalist on Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L’il Champs - 2006
Place / From Sri Ganganagar, Rajasthan
Quote for Life “Success is not Final, Failure is not Fatal, it is a Courage to continue that Counts.”

Team imd1 had a chat with him a few days ago, read on to know her further!

Beyond Singing

Favorite Personalities Michael Jackson, Aamir Khan, A.R. Rahman & Sachin Tendulkar
Inspirations Sunidhi Chauhan, Beyonce & Shakira
Food I Love Asian cuisine
Food I Hate Karela (Bitter gourd)
Had I not been Singer then… In Defense - Air Force Pilot
Like Vacations at Leh Ladakh, North East
Favorite Past time Go on short road trips or watch documentary movies
Favorite Dialogue ‘Bade Bade Deshon Mein Aisi Chotti Chotti Baatein Hoti Rehti Hai’ from movie DDLG
Favorite Movies/Series F.R.I.E.N.D.S & Mahabharata
Favorite Actor/Actress Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Rekha & Deepika Padukone