Nadeem Akhtar Saifi was born on sixth August 1954 in Bombay (Now Mumbai) in an prosperous household. His childhood was spent close to Mahim Dargah in Rosy Constructing. Nadeem had eager curiosity in music since his childhood. He was keen on music of Naushad, S.D.Burman and Shankar Jaikishan. He had an opportunity to hearken to Jaikishan performing stay in Jaikishan’s favourite restaurant Gaylord. He was overwhelmed by the efficiency and made up his thoughts to change into a music composer.
Nadeem may play a variety of devices like drums, bongo and congo with perfection. His household moved to Central Bombay the place his father had a enterprise in development. Throughout his faculty days, he alongside together with his pals made his personal band and began enjoying at public capabilities.
Shravan Kumar Rathore was born on 13th November 1954 in Sirohi Rajasthan. His father Chaturbhuj Rathore was a well-known classical vocalist. He began giving coaching to his sons Shravan, Roop Kumar Rathore and Vinod Rathore. Shravan additionally began enjoying sitar, harmonium and tabla. Chaturbhuj migrated to Bombay and have become head of a music organisation the place he used to coach younger expertise. Kalyanji Veerji Shah of Kalyanji Anandji fame was additionally his scholar.
Nadeem and Shravan’s first assembly was unintentional. One in all Shravan’s good friend invited him to a school perform the place he was going to sing. When Shravan entered the corridor he noticed Nadeem on the stage enjoying drums.
Throughout the interval they had been launched by their mutual good friend Harish Boppya. He advised them, “That you just each need to change into music composer. Why do not you be part of palms and provides music collectively”. Thus a brand new music duo emerged on the Bollywood scene. They began giving music as Nadeem Shravan.
In 1973 a good friend of Chaturbhuj, Bachchu Bhai, deliberate to supply a Bhojpuri movie Dangal. Mohammad Rafi sang the one tune for Nadeem Shravan on this Bhojpuri movie. “Phoot gai li kismatiya bhaile gai dulhaniya”. The movie was launched in 1977. Identical 12 months they obtained a Hindi movie Bebasi. The 70’s and 80’s belonged to Shankar Jaikishan, Kalyanji Anandji and Laxmikant Pyarelal.
Nadeem Shravan began getting movies however weren’t taken critically. They struggled lots for a couple of and a half decade. Their music was seen in movies Ilaaka, Hisaab Khoon Ka, Lalkar and Baap Numbari Beta Dus Numbari.
They obtained their main break with Aashiqui. In truth Aashiqui was an album which Gulshan Kumar had deliberate to convey out with struggling artists Kumar Sanu, Anuradha Podwal and younger lyricist Sameer who wrote lyrics for a number of movies for Nadeem Shravan. The duo recorded six numbers.
By the point Aashiqui album was to be launched, Mahesh Bhatt listened to the observe and preferred it a lot that he advised Gulshan Kumar that allow’s make a movie and used these songs. Mahesh Bhatt wrote the story and directed Aashiqui with new comers Anu Aggarwal, Rahul Roy and Deepak Tijori. Aashiqui created a historical past and have become a musical hit of 1990. All of the six numbers had been chart busters. Nadeem Shravan obtained their first Movie Fare Trophy for Aashiqui.
Nadeem Shravan hit the jackpot with Aashiqui. They had been flooded with the presents from producers to provide music for his or her movies. The duo took a clever resolution that as a substitute of doing extra variety of movies they need to consider high quality music. They created one other file by rejecting 250 movies.
They dominated the roost for the following seven years. In these years they gave a number of hits. Nadeem Shravan’s icons had been S.D.Burman, Shankar Jaikishan and Madan Mohan. Nadeem had grip over western devices and Shravan was educated in classical music.
Aashiqui might be remembered for one factor extra that it introduced again the melody. They stored this of their thoughts and composed a few of their nice melodies in Saajan, Sadak, Dil Hai Ki Manta Nahi, Raja Hindustani and Deewana to say a number of.
Nadeem Shravan obtained a setback in August 1997. Gulshan Kumar was murdered that 12 months. It was stated that D Firm had plotted to remove the Cassette King. Nadeem was additionally suspected for this crime, regardless that he was not within the nation at the moment. It was a giant blow to their profession. They had been out of enterprise for a while.
Nadeem fought a protracted authorized battle in London and was lastly acquitted. Nadeem had taken a British Citizenship. He stored on giving music with Shravan whereas composing tunes in London. Nadeem Shravan got here again with nice fan fare with the movie Dhadkan (2000) starring Shilpa Shetty, Akshay Kumar, Sunil Shetty and Kadar Khan.
Dhadkan created historical past and as soon as once more like Aashiqui all of the songs turned chartbusters. They stored on giving music collectively until 2005 once they determined to half. It is an irony that their final movie collectively was Dosti. Nadeem began his personal enterprise of fragrance in Dubai. Shravan’s son is giving music in movies in as of late. In 2016, Nadeem began giving music in movies and made a debut as a singer.
Nadeem Shravan had a late success. They struggled very exhausting for fifteen odd years. Within the subsequent 15 years, they gave music in 75 movies and had 50 hits to their profession.
The 1990’s had been Nadeem Shravan’s period. In 1997 Pardes got here with a freshness of their music. Its outstanding numbers had been Ye dil deewana (Sonu Nigam/Shankar Mahadevan/Ehsaan Noorani), I really like my India (Kavita Krishnamurthi/Hariharan/Aditya Narayan/Shankar Mahadevan) and Do dil mil rahe hain (Kumar Sanu).
Dhadkan in 2000 was the block buster and musical hit of that 12 months. They made two variations of Tum dil ki dhadkan mein rahte ho (Abhijeet /Alka Yagnik) and a tragic model was within the voice of Kumar Sanu. Dil ne ye kha hai dil se (Udit Narayan/Alka Yagnik/Kumar Sanu) and one other model by Alka Yagnik and Sonu Nigam, and Na na karte pyar (Alka/Udit Narayan). Spotlight of Dhadkan was Dulhe ka sehra sung by well-known Qawwal Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan of Pakistan.
Lengthy distance turned a giant hindrance. Nadeem in London and Shravan in Bombay, producers had been tough to pope up. Lastly they broke the partnership in 2005 however carried their credit score until 2009. Nadeem began giving music in 2016 independently. His newest movies had been Ishq Ceaselessly and Ek Haseena Thi. Nadeem additionally sang Ek haseena thi in his personal voice.
Nadeem Shravan labored with all the massive banners and administrators from Subhash Ghai, Mahesh Bhatt, Vikram Bhatt, David Dhawan to Raj Kumar Santoshi. Nadeem Shravan had been winner of Movie Fare Awards 4 occasions. They gained the awards consecutively for Aashiqui (1991), Saajan (1992) and Deewana (1993). Additionally they gained the accolade for Raja Hindustani. Twice they gained the Star Display screen Awards and as soon as Zee Cine Award for his or her contribution to the music trade.