Greatest Singers of Asia

The Top Ten

1 Lea Salonga - Philippines

Conquered Broadway and the West End... Need I say more? Wong the Tony, and Olivier Awards in 1991...

Won prestigous award at her young age and she become an excellent singer as time progress.

Yes she is

2 Hariharan - India Hariharan - India Hariharan is an Indian playback singer who has sung for Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Bhojpuri, Punjabi, Gujarati and Rajasthani films, an established and foremost ghazal singer and composer, and one of the pioneers of Indian fusion music . In 2004, he was honoured with the Padma more.

He has been one of the most acclaimed singers. His melody has been appreciated by the film fraternity. He is one of the most versatile and unique singers. His voice is very very sweet. He has received almost all kinds of awards.

The best magical magnetic voice ever in the world...

Amazing versatile multi lingual singer with fabulous voice.

The most versatile maestro and amazing heart touching voice.

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3 Sonu Nigam - India

Amazing voice, he can sing in every language! And he has a great versatility in his melodious voice! He deserve No1. )

Good but equal to atif aslam

He is greatest of all

Sonu Nigam is Institution of singing. The most perfect versatile singer ever. He can sing Rag, Ghazal, Sufi, Qawali, Rock, Sad, Melodious, Pop, Classical and Almost all type of music with perfectly. He is only singer who sung the most type of singing. He is the King of Music

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4 Lata Mangeshkar - India Lata Mangeshkar - India

The best female singer in the world :) and there is no doubt! I can suggest just check out her stuffs... When she sing, it just out of world, I mean it totally

She is a bigger singer than Madonna and in India she is worshiped like a god she has sung over 30000 songs in 14 different Indian languages

What to say about her voice and songs. Her voice is so sweet that even sweetness will too feel shy. She deserves number 1 rank.


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5 Fatin Shidqia - Indonesia Fatin Shidqia - Indonesia

She is very charming and has rare quality voice, even thought she is new and still need to learn more but the natural 'herself' makes many people love her

Fatin Shidqia is the best,

Go fatin go salam jari kelingking... For ya...


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6 Mohammad Rafi - India Mohammad Rafi - India Mohammed Rafi was an Indian playback singer and one of the most popular singers of the Hindi film industry.

Arguably one of the greatest singers of the world. Certainly the best ever male singer of India. He showed remarkable versatility and had the ability to sing and put emotions to any type of song. Truly a complete singer.

Great range, great emotions. Influenced so many other singers. Cannot be replaced by any other singer in india. Sonu nigam, manna they, lata mangeshkar believe that he was the best playback singer ever in hindi cinema.

He is angel and his is so.

I think he's no one

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7 Anuradha Padwal - India

Absolutely beautiful voice. She is an amazing singer.

I solute your voice

She is best singer

Congras di for padam sheri

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8 Alka Yagnik - India Alka Yagnik - India

Absolutely beautiful voice. She is an amazing singer.

9 Shaan - India Shaan - India

Shaan is wonderful. Very versatile

We want him back in Bollywood first

10 Agnes Monica - Indonesia

Multitalented ( singing acting dance etc)
Has a wonderful voice

The usa needs the people all in one.. She can sing, she can dance, and she's gorgeous. And agnes have it.

She is a young diva Indonesia multytalented, have amazing voice, style and so sexi. I am Indonesian so proud of her go go @agnezmo we love you and always support you girls.

Best singer indonesia

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The Contenders

11 Sarah Geronimo - Philippines Sarah Geronimo - Philippines Sarah Asher Tua Geronimo aka Sarah Geronimo or Sarah G. is a world class and multi-talented Filipino singer, actress, dancer, record producer, model, host, coach/judge, commercial/product endorser and tv personality . She can also draw and plays the piano. Sarah is popularly known as the one and only more.

Possesses a very soulful voice, good belter, she can mimic Celine Dion's voice and style as well as Christina Aguilera's. Sings songs with less effort. When she starts singing you'll be blown away! A trivia: She was the host in a philippine singing contest where Charice Pempengco joined. She can reach 5-6th octave and effortlessly hit C#5 and 6 and some other B#!

She's the best of all, nothing can beat her, she's extraordinary and she's an epitome of a true performer who really performs each songs from the heart. Truly world class artist of this generation, the one and only Philippines pride, the ever beautiful and ever talented, Miss Sarah Geronimo.

The best live singer in the world... Watch her video on YouTube "i don't wanna miss a thing" the best and the highest version... :)) she is also the most respectful celebrity in the world.. The best sarah.. She can sing while dancing.. And she can mimic celine dion's voice.. Gosh.. This is great..

I think she should be voted number one because her singing and style that blows the audience away.

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12 Jagjit Singh - India

He is known as the King of Ghazals in South Asia, the homeland of music. His golden God gifted voice sits perfect for singing all sorts of songs. He sang in Hindi, Punjabi, Bengali, Nepali, Urdu, Gujurati, Marathi, Tamil. He is perhaps the greatest singer in India

13 Babul Supriyo - India
14 Toshi - Japan Toshi - Japan

Toshi is absolutely the best singers from Asia, his voice is like a dream and I feel deep inside their songs, he is really incredible. The best singer ever

Toshimitsu Deyama from X Japan

Yes! ~ X Japan is the biggest Asian band in the world! And most infueltial I love them, they have been around for almost 30 years now!

15 Shreya Ghoshal - India Shreya Ghoshal - India Shreya Ghoshal is an Indian playback singer. She has received four National Film Awards, six Filmfare Awards and eight Filmfare Awards South to date.


Just listen to her songs, I think you'll get why she is at the #1 position...

She is versatile. She should be topping the list. However the talent is always her and she is always the talent.

Look at her face - such an innocentness

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16 Charice Pempengco - Philippines Charice Pempengco - Philippines Charmaine Clarice Relucio Pempengco, popularly known by the mononym Charice, is a Filipina singer who rose to popularity through YouTube.

She's well-known all over the world-Russia, Brazil, France, Germany,
China, the United States, Canada, Australia, the Netherlands, Portugal, Sweden, Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, Vietnam, and still growing.

She always amazed her audiences in her live performances,

Charice is always very good. She is known as the first Asian singer to be in the top ten list. I am very proud to be an Asian.

Why u are not at top? Losing over votes aussie here actually

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17 Hriday Tulsiani - India

He is undoubtedly the best singer in Asia

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18 Mohit Chauhan - India

Listen ti his rockstar album

Listen to his rockstar album

19 Siti Nurhaliza - Malaysia

Siti Nurhaliza? Well.. What more can I say.. The one only, The Voice of Asia and Asia's Celine Dion! She's the greatest ever! Let's vote for her! Super talented singer from Malaysia!

Voice Of Asia and Asia's Celine Dion

Siti Nurhaliza on my opinion is not Asia's CD because she is talented in her own way and there's nothing same between both of them... I hope she will get this award because she deserve it...

She have a powerful voice.

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20 Kim Jong Kook - South Korea

Famous Korean singer. He was one of the members of the dancing group, Turbo, in 90s and now, he is a solo singer. According to the online survey, he is the most successful solo singer in Korea. Now, he is one of the hosts in the Korean famous T.V. show, Runningman. Standing on the top of Korean pop scene, he is a perfect model for many other singers.

Kim Jong Kook is also great in commedy programs.
In the commedy program called "Running man" in South Korea, Kim Jong Kook is having great popularity.

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