Swanand Kirkire

Swanand Kirkire

Swanand Kirkire

Lyricist, Writer

Swanand Kirkire is an award winning lyricist, playback singer, writer, assistant director and dialogue writer, both in television and Hindi films. Kirkire won the National Film Award for Best Lyrics twice. First in 2007 for the song “Bande Me Tha Dum…Vande Mataram” from the 2006 film, Lage Raho Munna Bhai, second time in 2009, and for the song “Behti Hawaa Sa Tha Woh…” from the film 3 Idiots.  He is a graduate from National School of Drama and started doing theatre.