Monali Thakur Birthday: Monali is celebrating her 36th birthday today. Monali Thakur, who is called the bubbly singer of Bollywood, rules millions of hearts with her voice. She has indulged herself in music since childhood.
She began practicing classical music at a very young age. Monali's father Shakti Thakur and sister Mehuli Thakur are well-known names in the Bengali music industry. In spite of this, she had to struggle a lot to make a place for herself in the industry. At the same time, Monali got a chance to shine onscreen for the first time with Indian Idol 2.
After this Monali's career saw an upward trajectory. In the year 2008, she got a chance to sing the songs like 'Zara Zara Touch Me' and 'Khwab Dekhe' for the film Race. After which Monali became a household name. Soon after this, Monali shocked everyone with the dirty secrets of the industry..
Hid Marriage For 3 Years
Monali entered a wed-lock with her boyfriend Mike Richer in the year 2017. Monali hid her marriage for 3 years. Actually, Monali Thakur & Mike Richer (from Switzerland) got married in 2017. She kept her marriage a secret for too long, however, she spilled the beans during COVID-19 lockdown.
Revealed This Dark Fact About The Industry
Monali also spilled the beans on the Bollywood industry's dirty secrets. She was once quoted saying ''There is a lot of 'Mafiagiri' in our music industry. Nobody gets due credit for his/her work and that's why I don't like this industry very much"
Mental Health Is Important
Monali revealed that she doesn't prefer singing for films, she prefers singles over playback albums. The reason cited by her was mental health.
Dirty Secrets Of Bollywood
While disclosing this, Monali also said that there are people in the industry who love to grind talented people like ants. She revealed that everything is very dirty in the industry & she doen't know when all this will end, but for this, a revolution is need of the hour.