Ruprekha Banerjee was born in West Bengal, India on the 28th of July, 1984. Her father is a businessman, named Pradip Kr. Banerjee and her mother’s name is Kabita Banerjee. She spent the early days of her life in West Bengal and then her family along with her, moved to Agarpara, Kolkata.
She completed her education up to the 10th standard in Ramakrishna Mission Barrackpore School, and for completing her intermediate education till the 12th standard, she got enrolled in the Ariadaha.
Sarbamangala Vidyapith School. Later, she joined Vidyasagar College and ended her education at the University of Calcutta, earning an honors degree in Zoology.
She started learning music from her grandfather at the very early age of 6. She adopted the passion of singing by watching her grandfather and she called him her first guru. She has been a student of many diligent musicians including Arun Bhaduri, Maloy Banerjee, and Kanika Mishra.
She was the winner of a well-known Indian music competition, Fame Gurukul in 2005. She got huge fame after this show. Later, she worked with many music directors and has recorded various film songs in different languages including Bengali, Hindi, Bhojpuri, and Gujarati. She also appeared in the special episode of Jo Jeeta Wohi Superstar, in 2007.
Among the most well-known Bollywood music directors with whom she has collaborated are Raju Mukherjee, Arup Om, Indradeep Dasgupta, Shankar Mahadevan, Ashok Bhadra, Indrajit Dey, Goutam Ghosal, Bikram Gosh, Joy Sarkar, Nabin Chottopadhyay, and countless more.
She has recorded a huge number of masterpieces including Yeh Pal, Karoon kya, Meri Mehbooba, Maddham, Kehkashan, Meri Choodiyaan, Hero, and several others. Her massive hits of Bengali albums include Bondhu Hobe, Electronic A Krishna, and Rabindra Sangeet.
She has won various awards including Sera Bengali Award (2006), Sananda Adittiya Award, Best Rising Singer Award (2012) at Kalakar Awards, and Best Raising Female (2013) at Bharat Nirman Awards. She has got a beautiful and natural voice as stated by the judges of Fame Gurukul.
She met Arijit Singh, her ex-husband at the Fame Gurukul singing competition. Arijit Singh is considered one of the top singers of the Bollywood industry. They started dating each other and got married in 2013. But the duo couldn’t last even for a year and parted their ways in the same year.
This decision was made hastily and this was the reason behind our separation, Arijit Singh stated in an interview. He then married Koel Roy, his childhood friend on January 20, 2014.
Ruprekha Banerjee also moved on her journey and is currently married to Nalinakshya Bhattacharya, who is a novelist and a writer by profession. They have a daughter named Sheerin Bhattacharya and the family is living happily.
Ruprekha Banerjee is not active on any social media platform. She doesn’t have a single official account. There are some fan pages made with her name on Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube.
Ruprekha Banerjee is an outstanding singer from West Bengal, India. She has gained huge fame throughout her whole journey. She has a current net worth of around 4 million dollars.