|Native name||અલકા યાજ્ઞિક
|Born||20 March 1966
Kolkata, West Bengal, India
|Genres||Bollywood and regional filmiplayback singing|
Alka Yagnik (Gujarati: અલકા યાજ્ઞિક, Bengali: অলকা যাজ্ঞিক; born 20 March 1966) is an Indianplayback singer. She is noted in Hindi cinema for a career spanning over three decades. She is a record seven-time winner from a record of 36 nominations of the Filmfare Award for Best Female Playback Singer, a two-time recipient of the National Film Award as well as several other music awards and honours listed below. Further, as many as twenty of her tracks feature in BBC’s “Top 40 Bollywood Soundtracks of all time” review.