Born on June 20, 1960 in India, composer Lesle Lewis is a well-known musician and performer. He jumped into the spotlight with his music with Hariharan as the duo called Colonial Cousins, releasing songs like Krishna nee, Funky freedom, Sa nee dha pa and others. Along with composing music for movies, Lewis also brought in the Indi-pop wave with recreations of old Bollywood tracks like Piya ab toh aaja and Janam samjha karo.
The singer turns 58 today. He is still performing all over the globe and usually has a live band to accompany him. Apart from being associated with independent and Bollywood music, he has composed various ad jingles too.
Colonial Cousins were the first Indian musicians to feature on MTV Unplugged. Lesle has a number of awards from Billboard Music and MTV to his nam
Here are a few songs by Lesle Lewis on his birthday.
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