Kannada singer Hemanth Kumar and Kruithika tied wedding knots on 11th August in Bengaluru. The wedding was a private ceremony held in the presence of close friends and relatives. The wedding took place according to the Hindu rituals and norms. The bride, Kruthika, wore a red zari saree and Hemanth carried shawl and silk dhoti. Kannada star Upendra and many celebrities from the Sandalwood attended the wedding.
Who is Hemanth Kumar ?
Hemanth Kumar is a disciple of famous musician Hamasalekha. He debuted in 1998 alongside puttaswamy. However, he rose to fame from the Preethse’s title song which was the Kannada remake of a popular Hindi movie Darr. He sung for almost all Kannada greats in the following years such as Upendra, Shivaraj kumar, Sri Nagar Kitty. He has delivered in many hit movies like uppi, superstar, Rakta Kanneeru and kutumba. He constantly sings for Darshan’s films. He has collaborated with almost every big Music Director in the industry.
Some of his most popular songs include Danger, Nidire Baredire Yenanti, Problem Problem. He has featured in 275 movies over a career span of 23 years. The work opportunities are decreasing over time for him since musicians nowadays prefer Hindi singers. He was awarded the best playback singer in the state. He was the first from his industry to be awarded the Filmfare Award for the best playback singer back in 2007.
By profession, the bride, Kruthika is a doctor.