Shweta Mohan is a versatile Indian playback singer who has sung over 500 songs across all mainstream Indian languages, Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu, Kannada, and Hindi. Shweta has won several coveted awards including four Filmfare Awards, one Kerala State Film Award, two Tamil Nadu State Film Awards, one Radio Mirchi Award, and many more. She is known for her effervescent style of singing and has rendered her voice to several music composers.
Shweta Mohan Biography
Shweta was born on the 19th of November 1985, in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. She is currently 37 years old.
|Birth Name||Shweta Mohan|
|Date of Birth||November 19, 1985|
|Place of Birth||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Age||37 years old|
|Profession||Playback Singer, Recording Artist|
Family and Education
Shweta Mohan comes from a musical family. Her mother, Sujatha Mohan, is a famous playback singer. Her father, Dr. V Krishna Mohan, is a Pediatrician. Following in her mother’s footsteps, she took singing and music classes at a very young age.
For education, she attended Good Shepherd Convent in Chennai. After school, she studied at a renowned college in Chennai.
Shweta Mohan Husband
She is married to her long-time boyfriend Ashwin Shashi, President, and COO of KGM Group of Companies. The wedding was held on 16 January 2011 in Chennai. Ashwin is her friend Aarathi’s brother. The couple welcomed their first child, a daughter, Shreshta, on 1 December 2017.
|Height||Feet – 5 feet 4.5 inches|
Centimeters – 164 cm
Meters – 1.64 m
|Weight||Kilograms – 58 kg|
Pounds – 127 lbs
|Shoe Size||7.5 (US)|
|Dress Size||8 (US)|
She first recorded for Mozart of Madras A.R. Rahman as part of the children’s chorus for the songs ‘Kuchi kuchi rakkamma’ (Bombay) and ‘Accham accham illai’ (Indira).
She first rendered her solo voice release in the movie ‘Three roses’ (2001) for Mr. Karthik Raja.
She has sung over 500 songs for various music directors in multiple Indian languages.
She hasn’t appeared in a film yet.
Shweta Mohan appeared as a judge on the singing reality show, Music India, alongside Gopi Sunder, and Deepak Dev which aired on Asianet.
Apart from this, she has been featured as a judge on several television shows, including Vijay TV’s Super Singer Junior and Super Singer 6.
Shweta Mohan Net Worth
Unfortunately, her net worth is not known at this time. Shweta lives in a luxury house with her husband and family in Chennai.
Social Media Portfolio
- Facebook – shwetamohanofficial
- Instagram – _shwetamohan_
- Twitter – _shwetamohan_
Shweta Mohan Facts
Born in a family of singers and musicians, her passion for singing doesn’t come as a surprise since she used to accompany her mother for various cultural events.
Shweta took Carnatic lessons at the age of 9 from Ramamoorthy Rao.
Her versatility in music comes from different influences around her – bhajans and old Tamil songs from her mother, old Hindi songs from her father, Pop, and blues from her husband, and rock from her friends.
She has received various awards for her songs in films.
Shweta studied classical music from Smt. Binni Krishnakumar and Hindustani classical music from Sri. Ghulam Niyaz Khan.
Shweta has worked with several music directors including the likes of Ilayaraja, A. R. Rahman, Vidyasagar, M M Keeravani, M. Jayachandran, Johnson, Harris Jayaraj, Yuvan Shankar Raja, V. Harikrishna, G. V. Prakash, Devi Sri Prasad, and Anirudh Ravichander.
She appeared in a music video for “Yavum Enadhe / Sub Mera Hai” in 2018. It is available on her YouTube channel.
In 2019, she uploaded the covers of “Hello & Ethrayo Janmamai” to your YouTube channel.
She has been a judge on Star Vijay’s singing reality show Super Singer for several years now.