The National Award winner hopes his braveness will assist him overcome the nervousness of writing his autobiography.
New Delhi: Popular playback singer Sonu Nigam will inform the story of his “tedious, scandalous, emotional and spiritual life” in his memoir which will probably be revealed later this 12 months.
The 47-year-old singer’s autobiography will share undisclosed particulars, anecdotes and insights into his life, publishers Bloomsbury India introduced on 8 March.
Nigam, who made his singing debut in 1992 with the music ‘O Aasman Wale‘ from the movie Aaja Meri Jaan, is thought to be some of the versatile voices within the Indian movie trade.
In his nearly three decade-long profession in movies, he has tracks similar to ‘Achcha Sila Diya Tune Mere Pyar Ka’, ‘Ye Dil Deewana’, ‘Kal Ho Na Ho’, ‘Saathiya’, ‘Abhi Mujh Mein Kahin’, to his credit score.
The singer stated it’s a “tough task” to determine how a lot will one, or ought to one, reveal of 1’s life of their memoir.
“I remember a quote by George Bernard Shaw that I read in my English book in the ninth standard that said, ‘All autobiographies are lies’. I strangely agreed with the reasoning behind it elaborated in that lesson. I never knew then though that there ever would come a time in my life when I would be asked to write mine. It’s exciting too, considering one actually gets to revisit the lanes and bylanes of ever-so-personal, undisclosed details of one’s glorious life, and grin furtively at some of the most unfathomable experiences one is fated to go through,” Nigam stated in a press release.
The National Award winner, who has additionally sung songs in Bengali, Kannada, Gujarati, Tamil, Telugu, and Marathi, hopes his braveness will assist him overcome the nervousness of writing his autobiography.
“Uncountable dynamics through a tedious, scandalous, emotional and spiritual life, need to be assessed and poured in the form of words. But I, on second thoughts, am sure my guts and courage will sail me through,” he added.
Rajiv Beri, managing director, Bloomsbury India, stated they’re delighted to be publishing Nigam’s autobiography.
“Sonu has enthralled millions world over with his incredible singing and has captured their hearts as a person of high values, integrity and purity of purpose. This is a much awaited autobiography and we are privileged to be the publisher of choice,” Beri stated.
“Sonu Nigam is a name that every Indian music lover will be dearly familiar with, and as a fan myself, it is a privilege to be a part of the journey to publish his memoir, which will be timeless gift for all his fans,” added Praveen Tiwari, writer, Bloomsbury India.
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