Bollywood playback singer Sanjeevani Bhelande is a well-established name in the music industry today. An ace live performer with over a 1000 live concerts worldwide to her credit, Sanjeevani recently rocked the United States with a super-successful, 45 city concert-tour.
Sanjeevani shot to fame in the 90s, with her debut song “Chori chori nazrein mili”. Film-maker Vidhu Vinod Chopra selected her honey-soaked vocals as the playback voice for his film Kareeb. Thereafter, she has sung several hits like Yara rab russ jane de (Socha Na Tha), Nikamma kiya (Kya Dil Ne Kaha),Road (Makhmali), Rules(Uljhanonko), Nayak (Chidiyan main) etc. She has worked with top-of-the-line music directors like AR Rehman, Anu Malik,Himesh Reshamaiya,Sandesh etc
Trained in Hindustani Classical music since the age of 10, Sanjeevani holds a Masters in Commerce,a Visharad in music from Lucknow's Bhatkhande Vidyapeeth and a diploma each in Film making and Mass Communication. She also trains in Odissi dance.
The latest feather in Sanjeevani’s cap is her book and album, “Meera and Me”. She has songslated 32 poems of Meerabai into English in a contemporary idiom and has recorded a unique fusion album by the same name. It is Sanjeevani's dream to perform a musical on Meerabai on Broadway, work on which is in progress.
Sanjeevani has several albums to her credit having sung in over 11 languages including Nepali, Gujarati, Telugu, Marathi, Bengali, Punjabi, Assamese ,Oriya, Rajasthani, Bhojpuri etc
Sanjeevani is now a full fledged music director, having composed music for several albums like Ganesham Gungambhiram, Meera aur main,Jai shri Ganapati etc. Her forthcoming compositions include a ghazal album, a classical fusion album, spiritual albums as well as Bollywood films.
Sanjeevani is a popular celebrity on Indian Television channel. Her Marathi show 'Swar Kaviteche' based on the works of great Marathi poets, won her accolades. She is currently composing poems of renowned Hindi literary poets. A series of Hindi poetry based albums is in the pipeline.
Multi-talented Sanjeevani is a singer, composer, poet, author,performer, environmentalist & dynamic social worker. She feels strongly for the girl child and wants to work for woman empowerment. She believes Meerabai can be an inspirational figure for the liberation of women and is therefore committed to the cause.
That's Sanjeevani, the soulful voice and voice of the soul.