Suraiya

Suraiya Jamal Sheikh (1929 – 2004), known by the mononym "Suraiya", was a popular actress and playback singer in Bollywood films. She was known as Malika-e-Husn (queen of beauty), Malika-e-Tarannum (queen of melody) and Malika-e-Adakari (queen of acting). As an actress, she used to sing her own songs. In a career spanning from the 1930's to the 1960's, she acted in 67 films and sang 338 songs, and won several awards for her work.