Shalmali Kholgade Age, Net Worth, Height, Husband, Biography

Shalmali Kholgade is an Indian playback singer who sings predominantly in Hindi language films. She is known for her unique and powerful singing style, which has earned her numerous awards, including a Filmfare Award and a Filmfare Award Marathi. Kholgade is also a versatile singer, and she has sung in a variety of genres, including pop, rock, and traditional Indian music.


Shalmali Kholgade Wiki
Full NameShalmali Kholgade
Famous AsSinger
Nick NameShalmali
Date of Birth2 January 1990
Age34 Years Old
BirthplaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra
Mother TongueHindi
Zodiac SignCapricorn
Food HabitsYet To Update
Educational QualificationGraduate
School NameRaja Bijay Singh High School, Murshidabad
College/UniversitySt. Xavier’s College, Mumbai
DebutSinging: Pareshaan (Ishaqzaade, 2012)
Film: Tu Maza Jeev (Marathi, 2009)

Early Life

Shalmali was born on 2 January 1990. She is 34 Years Old. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn. She started her career when she was 16 years old. And has had music lessons since she was eight years old from her mother who is an Indian classical singer and theatre personality. She later continued her music studies with Shubhada Paradkar, and she was recently accepted by the Los Angeles College of Music for their April semester but decided not to attend owing to her recording obligations.


In 2012, Shalmali made her Bollywood playback singing debut with the Amit Trivedi-composed song Pareshaan from the movie Ishaqzaade. The song topped the Indian charts and was a critical and commercial success. Among the many accolades Pareshaan Shalmali got was the Filmfare Award for Best Female Playback Singer.

2012 saw her achieve two more hits: Cocktail’s Daaru Desi and Aiyyaa’s Aga Bai. Lat Lag Gayee, from the movie Race 2, became Shalmali’s first commercially successful song when it was released in 2013. For multiple weeks, the song topped the charts and gained immense popularity in dance clubs. With the release of the song Balam Pichkari from the movie Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, she maintained her critical and financial success. Kholgade was nominated multiple times for the song. 

Along with these critically acclaimed songs, she sang the title song for Shuddh Desi Romance, Besharmi Ki Height and Shanivar Raati for Main Tera Hero, D Se Dance for Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania, and Shayarana for Daawat-E-Ishq. Her performance in the Sultan (2016) sports drama’s song Baby Ko Bass Pasand Hai earned her a lot of applause.

Many chart-topping songs, such as Aga Bai from Aiyyaa (2012), Chingam Chabake from Gori Tere Pyaar Mein (2013), Mohobbat Buri Bemari from Bombay Velvet (2015), Shakira from Welcome to Karachi (2015), and Naach Meri Jaan from ABCD 2 (2015), were praised by critics for their vocal delivery.

She also served as one of the judges on the Indian Idol Junior reality show on Sony Entertainment Television. She also served as a judge for the Marathi version of Colours, Sur Nava Dhyas Nava. In 2020, Kholgade created a hit song called Kalle Kalle, which honors being single, on Valentine’s Day. In 2020, Kholgade’s musical career will begin with the release of the Marathi film in June. In the 2009 East Indian Konkani-Marathi film Tu Maza Jeev, which was directed by Ranjan Singh and premiered on Maharashtra Day, Shalmali made her film debut. 


As of now, we don’t have much information about her family, but don’t worry, our team will research this. Once we get the right information about her family, we’ll update this section soon.

Father NameYet To Update
Mother NameUma Kholgade
Brother NameYet To Update
Sister NameYet To Update

Physical Appearance

Shalmali Kholgade Height
Height (Approx.)in centimeters – 163 cm
in meters – 1.63 m
in feet inches – 5’ 4”
Weight (Approx.)in kilograms – 56 kg
in pounds – 123 lbs
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack

Relationship Status

Marital StatusMarried
SpouseFarhan Shaikh

Net Worth & Salary

Shalmali Kholgade Networth
Net Worth in USD (Approx.)$2 Million – 5 Million
Net Worth in Indian Rupees (Approx.)16 Cr – 42 Cr
Salary (Approx.)Yet To Update
Car & Bike CollectionYet To Update
Income SourceSinging

Social Media Handles

Shalmali Kholgade Instagram Profile
Instagram @shalmiaow
Facebook @Shalmiaow
Twitter @itsShalmali
YouTube @ShalmaliKholgadeOfficial1

Shalmali Kholgade Songs Lyrics


  • Filmfare Award for Best Female Playback Singer (2013)
  • Filmfare Award Marathi for Best Playback Singer Female (2014)
  • Screen Award for Best Female Playback (2013)
  • Zee Cine Award for SAREGAMA Fresh Singing Talent (2013)
  • Filmfare Awards Marathi for Best Female Playback Singer in 2020

4 Facts About Shalmali Kholgade

  1. Indian classical singer Shalmali Kholgade has training in the genre.
  2. She is an accomplished vocalist who has performed in pop, rock, and traditional Indian music, among other genres.
  3. For her singing, she has received multiple honors, including the Filmfare Award and the Filmfare Award Marathi.
  4. In 2016, she became involved in a plagiarism scandal, however, Shalmali Kholgade was ultimately exonerated of all charges.


What is Shalmali Kholgade’s most popular song?

Shalmali Kholgade has many popular songs, but her most popular song is probably “Pareshaan” from the 2012 Bollywood film Pareshaan.

What is Shalmali Kholgade’s singing style?

Shalmali Kholgade’s singing style is unique and powerful. She has a wide vocal range and is known for her ability to sing with emotion.

What awards has Shalmali Kholgade won?

Shalmali Kholgade has won numerous awards for her singing, including a Filmfare Award and a Filmfare Award Marathi. 

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