Papon (Angaraag Mahanta)


Artist Birtday : 24/11/1975 (Age 48)
Born In : Guwahati, Assam
Occupation(s) : Singer
Genres : Electro fusion, Indian classical music, Pop, Indian folk music

Papon is also known as Angarag Mahanta. Papon is an Indian singer. He was born on 24 November 1975 in Guwahati, Assam. He is the son of Late Khagen Mahanta (Singer) and Archana Mahanta (Musician). He has sister Kingkini Mahanta. He was married to Shweta Mishra Mahanta in 2004, He has a son Puhor Mahanta and has a daughter Parijaat Mahanta.

He started training in classical music at a very low age. He has sung songs in many different languages like Assamese, Tamil, Hindi, Punjabi, Bengali, and Marathi. 

He gained popularity with the Indian TV Serial “Coke Studio India”. He has also sung many Bollywood songs like “Banao” & “Naina Laagey”, “Jiyein Kyun”, and “Zindagi  Aisi Waisi” in 2011, “Kyon” in 2012, “Kaun Mera”, “Maula Sun Le Re”, “Khud Se” in 2013. He judged the Indian singing reality show “The Voice India Kids” in 2017.