One of the most prominent singers in Bollywood, Shaan was born as Shantanu Mukhapadhyay on 30th September, 1972. His father was a prominent Bengali music director, who unfortunately passed away when Shaan was only 13. After that, his mother took the responsibility of the family, and she worked 30 years as a chorus singer. Since childhood, Shaan sang many jingles, but got his break when he sang for the movie Parinda in 1979 at the age of only 17. He became a household name with hit songs from his album Tanha Dil in 2000, and went on to sing many super hit songs such as Who Pehli Baar, Jadu Hain Nasha Hain, Jab Se Tere Naina, and Chand Sifarish, only to name a few. Star Showbiz wishes this musical stalwart a very happy birthday!