|Kumar Sanu, born September 23, 1957 in Kolkata, is a leading playback singer of Bollywood. In 1987, music director and singer Jagjit Singh offered Sanu the chance to sing in the Hindi film Aandhiyan. Later, Kalyanji-Anandji gave him chance to sing in the film Jaadugar. Sanu's breakthrough came in 1990, in form of the film Aashiqui whose music directors was Nadeem-Shravan. He won the Filmfare awards as Best Male Playback Singer for it.