Playback singer known for his work in Marathi, Hindi, and Bhojpuri films. He has lent his voice to award-winning films like "Mee Sindhutai Sapkal".
He is a former music teacher and founded his own school of music in Mumbai, India.
He received the Madan Mohan award for Best Male Singer Award at the Sur-Singar competition in 1976.
He has daughters named Ananya and Gia with singer Padma.
He sang in director Raj Kapoor's 1982 film "Prem Rog".