There are some people who can entice you by just their voice and Shreya Ghoshal is definitely one of them. Her honey-suckled voice has the power to transport you into an unknown land of fantasy where you are mesmerized by her silvery voice and just forget everything.
She has sung numerous Hindi film songs which have become a part of the musical history. But not many people know that she has sung some beautiful non-film songs too. Here is a list of some of her non-film songs which are a combination of romantic, social, devotional songs that will make your day.
1. Yeh Kya Hua (Tera Mera Pyar) 2004
This song is composed by the duo Prem Hans and Hardip Sidhu known as Partners In Rhyme. The lyrics are by Praveen Bharadwaj.
2. Leja Leja (Ustaad And The Divas) 2006
This melodious song is composed by Sandesh Shandilya and written by Irshad Kamil. Shreya has sung this song along with Ustad Sultan Khan.
3. Haath Se Haath Mila (HIV Awareness Special) 2006
This duet with Sonu Nigam carries a social message and spreading awareness of HIV. Many Bollywood stars starred in this video. It is composed by Shankar Ehsaan Loy and penned by Javed Akhtar.
4. Maiyya Jasoda Tera Kanhaiyya (Krishna Sakha) 2010
This song is composed by Abhijeet Arun and written by Ajay Jhingran. Shreya Ghoshal has sung this song so well that you actually feel that she is complaining about little Krishna to his mother Yashoda.
5. Aao Sai Mere(Aao Sai) 2011
Here’s another devotional song from the singer this time about the Saint of Shirdi. It is composed by Chandra Bhanu Satpathy.
6. Piya Meethi Lage (Le Uda Dil) 2011
This romantic song is composed by Laxmi-Vasant and penned by Laxmi Narayan. It is a duet sung with singer Pratik Agarwal.
7. Naina Chaar (Resound) 2013
This duet is sung by Shreya and Kailash Kher. It is penned and composed by Kher himself. The contrast voices of both the singers make an unusual but nice combination.
8. Singar Ko Rehne Do (Gulzar In Conversation With Tagore) 2016
This song has an amazing combination of talent. The lyrics are taken from Rabindranath Tagore’s poems and composed by Shantanu Moitra. It is sung by Shreya Ghoshal with narration by Gulzar in between. Heaven!
9. Sun Raha Hai (Rozana – Mixtape) 2017
This song is composed by Abhijit Vaghani and written by Sandeep Nath and Manoj Mushtanshir.
10. Tere Bina (Tere Bina) 2018
This song is from her latest album of the same name. This thumri-style song is composed by Deepak Pandit. Although the song has a traditional base, the use of different modern instruments and arrangements gives it a modern feel.