Famous Uttarakhand folk Singers & Artists

The legends of Uttarakhand folk music have made significant contributions to the preservation and popularization of this art form. Through their talent and dedication, they have kept the traditions alive and passed them on to future generations.

Uttarakhand folk music stands as a testament to the rich heritage and cultural significance of the region, connecting people with their roots and fostering a sense of pride in their identity. It is imperative to continue cherishing and promoting Uttarakhand folk music to ensure its legacy endures for years to come.

Notable Folk Singers & Artists of Uttarakhand

  1. Narendra Singh Negi – Gad Ratan
  2. Nain Nath Rawal
  3. Sankalp Khetwal
  4. Santosh Khetwal
  5. Gopal Babu Goswami
  6. Anuradha Nirala
  7. Madhuri Badthwala
  8. Mohan Singh Reethagadi
  9. Meena Rana
  10. Kishan Mahipal
  11. Kabootari Devi – First Female Folk Singer
  12. Kalpana Chauhan
  13. Rohit Chauhan
  14. Rekha Dhasmana Uniyal
  15. Basanti Bisht – First Female Jaagar Singer
  16. Bachan Dei
  17. Deewan Singh Kanwal
  18. Heera Singh Rana
  19. Jhushiya Damai
  20. Pappu Karki
  21. Preetam Bharatwan – The Jaagar Emperor
  22. Jeetendra Tomkyal
  23. Jeet Singh Negi
  24. Chandra Singh Rahi
  25. Veerendra Negi
  26. Gopal Babu Goswami
  27. Jeet Singh Negi