Mangal Singh is a renowned Play Back Singer from the Bollywood film industry. He is recognised globally and in the UK for his songs Rail Gaddi and Kali Teri Choti from the film Bahaar Aane Tak. He was born on the 30th January 1953 in Kapurthala, Punjab, India and started his singing career at the age of 5.
In 1980 he won the best singer award for a Mohammed Rafi competition where he sang the immortal sartaj geet Duniya Ke Rakhwale. Mangal has also won Best Vocalist in the UK 3 times and has collaborated with many international projects & artists.
He was the lead singer in the UK based band Chirag Pehchan (one of the best ever bands to emerge from the UK). Chirag Pehchan went on to record numerous Punjabi albums which were massive hits. Mangal's albums included Nach Pae Sur (1985), Rail Gaddi (1987) and Dekho Dekho (1989).