List of famous playback singers with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Any type of singer, who’s singing has been previously recorded for the purpose of use in either films, audio tapes or than kind of media is known as a playback singer. Generally, playback singers sing for movies and their songs are often lip synched by the actor or actress who appear on the screen. The playback singing industry thrives in South Asian regions like India, Pakistan, Nepal, and Bangladesh as many of their films have a number of songs. On the other hand when it comes to Hollywood, singing is not very common in films apart from in musical films. Hence the Hollywood industry does not provide many opportunities for playback singers, unless they are making musical films. Playback singers play a crucial and important role in films as their songs make a great impact on the failure or success of a movie. Playback singers in the 21st century enjoy a celebrity status and are often in the media glare. They hold an established status in the society and are recognized as prominent figures. Discover, learn and explore more about many of the world’s most famous playback singers with a collection of their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Maggie Siff Maggie Siff
American

Steve Kazee Steve Kazee
American

Sara Paxton Sara Paxton
American

Glynis Johns Glynis Johns
South African

Hope Davis Hope Davis
American

Roger Bart Roger Bart
American

Sharon Leal Sharon Leal
American

Darla Hood Darla Hood
American

Sheb Wooley Sheb Wooley
American

Jo Stafford Jo Stafford
American

Ashok KumarAshok Kumar
British Indian Ocean Territory

Holly Robinson PeeteHolly Robinson Peete
American
James DarrenJames Darren
Italian, American

Edward WoodwardEdward Woodward
British

Majandra DelfinoMajandra Delfino
American, Venezuelan
Alisha ChinaiAlisha Chinai
Indian

Venkat PrabhuVenkat Prabhu
Indian
Harshdeep KaurHarshdeep Kaur
Indian

Jon SecadaJon Secada
Cuban, American

Ed AmesEd Ames
American

Liz TorresLiz Torres
American

Jyotsna RadhakrishnanJyotsna Radhakrishnan
Kuwaiti
Anjana SowmyaAnjana Sowmya
Indian