prachi baidwrote on Jul 22 2009 3:21PM
Singer Sapna Awasthi is a very well recognised singer. She is the Daughter of a Sanskrit lecturer in Lucknow University , learnt hindustani classical music from bhatkhande sangeet mahvidyalaya.
She is known for her raunchy songs,has carved a name for herself as a folk singer.She got into limelight with her song perdesi pardesi in the film Raja Hindustani. and also it was the famous song Chaiyan Chaiyan that got her immense popularity.
Besides singing Sapna also enjoys watching old films especially of Meena Kumari and Guru Dutt. In music too, her tastes are inclined more towards old melodious songs and she favors singers like melody queen Lata Mangeshkar and Noor Jahaan