Rashid Ali is a playback singer, composer and guitarist in Bollywood who stepped into the limelight with he hit song “Kabhi Kabhi Aditi” from the movie “Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na” (2008).
Another of A. R. Rahman’s findings, Rashid was invited to perform with ARR in his “Unity of Light Concert”. The first song he recorded for Rahman was “Naadhir Thinna” in “Parthale Paravasam” in 2001. For his rendition of “Kabhi Kabhi Aditi” and “Kahin Toh” in “Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na” he was in the running for Best Male Playback Singer at Filmfare, Star Screen, Stardust and Radio Mirchi Awards in 2008-09.
Other songs by him include “Call Me Dil”, “Cry Cry” from “Jhootha Hi Sahi” (2010) and “Sun Lo Zara” from “Ekk Deewana Tha” (2012). This self taught guitarist and singer cut his first private album, “Call Me Rashid” with A.R. Rahman as the producer under his label KM Musiq.