Yashashree Bhave, who is a well-known singer in Nagpur (born August 5 in Satara, Maharashtra, India and currently living in Mumbai) is a singer, doing musical shows and have her own music and bands. She rose the popularity around the world after placing in top ten in Indian Idol 2, the Indian version of Pop Idol.
Yashashree Bhave’s mother is a well-known singer. It was she who initiated Yashashree into the art at the age of four and since then Yashashree has been learning classical music.
The Nagpur-based Yashashree loves to listen to Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle & Kavita Krishnamurthy and also feels that good music and good compositions always survive the test of time. She loves listening to soft romantic numbers and is also fond of songs composed by Pandit Mangeshkar, especially those sung by Lata Mangeshkar.
A regular participant in various social activities, Yashashree feels that every individual needs to do his/her bit for society.
Someone who does not believe in taking shortcuts in life, Yashashree spends a lot of time listening to classical and semi-classical music and is eagerly awaiting the day when she can listen to her own recordings.
Yashashree’s favourite songs include: “Mera Kuch Saaman” and “Do Lafzon Ki Hai” by Asha Bhonsle.