Mahalakshmi Iyer

Also credited as: Mahalaxmi, Mahalaxmi Iyer
Singer, Artist
 

Mahalakshmi Iyer is an Indian playback singer. She sang portions of the Academy Award winning song "Jai Ho" for A.R. Rahman in the film “Slumdog Millionaire” (2008). Though primarily noted for her Hindi and Tamil songs, she has sung in many other Indian languages like Telugu, Marathi, Bengali, Gujarati, Assamese, Kannada and Malayalam.

Her debut in Bollywood was for Shankar - Ehsan - Loy’s first movie "Dus" in 1997. A.R Rahman’s "Ae Ajnabee" in Mani Ratnam’s "Dil Se" (1998) was her next and brought her considerable recognition. Many successful soundtracks like "Mission Kashmir" (2000), "Yaadein" (2001) and "Saathiya" (2002) have been rendered in her voice.

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Khud Ko Tere Paas Hi Chhod Aate Hain Khud Ko Tere Paas Hi Chhod Aate Hain
Album: 1920 Evil Returns
Singer: Mahalakshmi Iyer
Music Director: Chirantan Bhatt
Lyricist: Shakeel Azmi
Genre: Filmi
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Album Category: Hindi, Film
 
Ae Meri Zindagi Ae Meri Zindagi
   
Album: 42 Kms
Singer: Roop Kumar Rathod, Mahalakshmi Iyer
Music Director: Tubby - Parik
Lyricist: Shahab Allahabadi
Genre: Sugam, Pop
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Do Akhiyan Do Akhiyan
Album: Badlapur Boys
Singer: Shaan, Mahalakshmi Iyer
Music Director: Sachin Gupta
Lyricist: Sameer Anjaan
Genre: Filmi
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Ae Ajnabi Ae Ajnabi
Album: Dil Se
Singer: Udit Narayan, Mahalakshmi Iyer
Music Director: A.R. Rahman
Lyricist: Gulzar
Genre: Sugam, Filmi
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Vallah Vallah (Life Mein Kabhi Kabhi) Vallah Vallah (Life Mein Kabhi Kabhi)
Album: Life Mein Kabhie Kabhiee
Singer: Shaan, Mahalakshmi Iyer, Shamit
Music Director: Lalit Pandit
Lyricist: Sameer
Genre: Filmi, Pop
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Ae Ajnabi Ae Ajnabi
Album: Dil Se
Singer: Udit Narayan, Mahalakshmi Iyer
Music Director: A.R. Rahman
Lyricist: Gulzar
Genre: Sugam, Filmi
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Bol Na Halke Halke Bol Na Halke Halke
Album: Jhoom Barabar Jhoom
Singer: Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Mahalakshmi Iyer
Music Director: Shankar - Ehsaan - Loy
Lyricist: Gulzar
Genre: Pop, Sugam
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Aaj Ki Raat Aaj Ki Raat
Album: Don
Singer: Alisha Chinai, Mahalakshmi Iyer, Sonu Nigam
Music Director: Shankar - Ehsaan - Loy
Lyricist: Javed Akhtar
Genre: Filmi, Pop
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Bechain Sapne Bechain Sapne
Album: Chittagong
Singer: Abhijeet Sawant, Mahalakshmi Iyer
Music Director: Shankar - Ehsaan - Loy
Lyricist: Prasoon Joshi
Genre: Filmi, Bengali Folk, Sugam
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Hindustani Hindustani
Album: Dus
Singer: Udit Narayan, Shankar Mahadevan, Mahalakshmi Iyer, Dominique Cerejo
Music Director: Shankar - Ehsaan - Loy
Lyricist: Sameer
Genre: Filmi
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