Born in Mumbai in a cultured Gujarati Jain family, Apurva Kamlesh Shah started his Singing career in his Junior college where he was declared WINNER in his very first intercollegiate competition. Though Apurva’s heart and soul was in music, his family advised him to complete his studies. Apurva cleared B.com, M.B.A in flying colours and then he served for a leading financial organisation as an successful ‘Financial Manager’ for 3 years where he was awarded several Marketing awards by MD & Chairman of the company.
Let it be any Event namely Corporate, Wedding, Private, College or Cultural Festival, Social Gathering or Navratri.
Apurva is Versatile and Performs customized sets of:
Latest Bollywood Tracks
Old Evergreen Melodies & Retros,
Sufi, Ghazals, Semi Classical, Devotional,
Gujarati Folk, Garbas & Dandia.
Apurva is awarded by pioneers of music like Shobha Gurtu, Asha Bhosle, Ghulam Ali, Khaiyyam, Anu Malik, Shravan of (Nadeem-Shravan duo), Rajesh Roshan & many others.
The journey of Zee Tv’s ‘Saregamapa2007’& Sony Tv’s ‘K for Kishore’ was the most memorable one where Apurva got opportunity to learn Voice culture from Vishal-Shekhar & inputs from Bappi Laheri & Amit Kumar and Accolades, compliments & blessings from pioneers of Music Industry.
Playback for Bollywood Films “ZINDAGI JALEBI (2013)” & “MAKAD JAALA (2015)”.
Finalist of Zee TV’s “Saregamapa Challenge 2007” in Vishal Shekhar’s Gharana other mentors being Himesh Reshamiya, Bappi Lehri & Ismail Darbar
Finalist of Sony TV’s “K for Kishore” (Television Realtiy Show paying tribute to Legend Kishore Kumar)
Finalist of “Aadaab Arz Hai” ( Semi Classical and Ghazal Television reality show telecasted by Sony T.V. compered by Ghazal maestro Pankaj Udhas).
Finalist of “Irshaad” (Semi Classical and Ghazal Television reality show telecasted by Zee T.V’s UTN compered by Anu Kapoor and Palavi Joshi)
Performed with Music Director Anandji of Kalyanji-Anandji fame.
Performed at live concert with Music Director Ismail Darbar.
Performed at live concert with Music Director Late Aadesh Shrivastav.
Performed internationally at different cities of America, Canada, East Africa, Dubai, Bangkok and travelled different countries like Singapore, Malaysia and Egypt.