Bollywood’s glamour lifestyle can attract anyone to pursue a career in the films. Many personalities have switched to this sector to establish themselves as good actors. There are many singers who have tried to act in the movies. While some of them become famous, others fail to impress the audience by their skill. Here we have enlisted the famous musicians who have performed in some films in their careers. All singers movies list is also given here.
Farhan Akhtar needs no introduction in today’s time. He is a multi-talented personality in the Bollywood. It is no doubt that he has sung many hit songs and released good albums since his debut. Due to his in-depth knowledge and experience of the filmmaking, he has worked in many Hindi films. And these films performed well at the box office. Farhan made his debut with the movie Rock On and gained people’s attention. After that, he appeared in successful film namely Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, and Bhaag Milkha Bhaag. His character as “Milkha Singh” received laurels from everyone in the B-town. Some of his other films are Luck By Chance, Wazir, Dil Dhadakne Do.
Atif Aslam, who is known for writing and singing many high-class songs also worked in the film. Atif used to perform in many of his video songs, and this pushed him to think about jumping into the acting field. Known for his superb singing, Aslam surprised everyone with his Bollywood debut in the movie “Bol” opposite Mahira Khan. This Pakistani film performed well at the box office made him famous as an actor. After that, he worked in many video songs and impressed everyone with his looks and acting.
Another famous artist in the Bollywood is Ayushmann Khurrana. At a very young age, he tried his voice in singing and became successful. He has given many romantic songs in the Hindi films and raised the level of the films due to his music. Due to his good appearance and physique, he made his debut as an actor with the movie “Vicky Donor”. The audience appreciated his acting hence he get many opportunities after that. Some of his famous films are Dum Lagaa Ke Haisha, Bareilly Ki Barfi, Shubh Mangal Saavdhan.
We all know that Sonu Nigam is a very skillful musician of Bollywood. Only some of the people know that Sonu Nigam started his career as an actor. He acted as a child actor in the movie Betaab and then appeared in many films as an adult actor. Some of the singers movies are Jaani Dushman, Ek Anokhi Kahani, Kash Aap Hamare Hote, Love in Nepal. He has also provided his voice in many films. But due to less success in the film world, he switched to the singing sector and is a renowned musician in today’s time.
Himesh Reshammiya has given superb music to many films and also sung many melodious songs in his lifetime. He made his first impression by appearing in his video songs and received good response from the audience. Finally, he tried his acting in the movie “Aap Ka Suroor” and gained popularity. Other names of the singers movies are Damaadam, Kajraare, The Xpose, Khiladi 786, and Tera Suroor.
Yo Yo Honey Singh
Known for his high beat music, Honey Singh has made a tremendous contribution to the music industry. He has launched his many good quality video songs and appeared in a couple of films. His started his career as an actor in the Punjabi movie “Mirzya – The Untold Story” and then worked in “Tu Mera 22 Main Tera 22”. In Bollywood, he has worked in only one movie namely The Xpose till now.
Lucky Ali worked in most of the films of 70’s. He belongs to a film background and hence did not find difficulty in choosing acting as his career. Apart from working in many films of 70’s time, he made his comeback in the year 2002 with the movies Kaante and Sur. Both the cinema remained decent at the box office.
Diljit Dosanjh is one of those Punjabi artists who has rocked in Hollywood, Bollywood and Hollywood industry. He is not only an excellent singer but has also made his entry into the Bollywood. Diljit started his Bollywood career with the movie “Udta Punjab” and received best male debut award. He also worked in Phillauri with Anushka Sharma and now is going to be seen in his upcoming movie “Welcome to New York” with Sonakshi Sinha. Soon, Diljit Dosanjh is going to play the character of ex-captain Sukhwinder Singh in the movie “Soorma”.
Aditya Narayan, son of a famous singer Udit Narayan, tried his career in the movie Shaapit. However, things didn’t work well for him, and the movie failed at the box office. After that, he preferred to push himself as an anchor in TV shows.
First season Indian Idol winner Abhijeet Sawant made his acting debut with the movie Lottery. However, he couldn’t manage to express himself on the screen, and hence Lottery flopped at the box office.
Sukhwinder Singh acted in movies namely Rakhta Charitra and Kuchh Kariye, but the audience did not like his performance. And then he never did any other film after that.
One of the most reputed singers of Bollywood, Mika Singh have tried in both Punjabi and Hindi cinema. In the Hindi movie Loot, he performed as an actor, but the movie could do wonders at the box office, and his acting career didn’t get the right start. He never tried to act in any other movie.
So this was the list of top singers movies of Bollywood. This list will be updated as and when any new singer acts in any other Hindi film. For more information about box office, keep reading BOTY.