Miss Pooja facts for kids
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Miss Pooja performing in August 2009
|Birth name||Gurinder Kaur Kainth|
|Born||4 December 1980
Rajpura, Punjab, India
|Genres||Bhangra, Pop, Folk
Religious, Hip Hop, Dance
Miss Pooja was born to Inderpal Kainth and Saroj Devi in family at Rajpura, Punjab.
She did B.A in Vocal and Instrumental Skills from Punjabi University. She also completed her M.A. in Music from PGGCG Chandigarh and then B.Ed in Music. Pooja also worked as a music teacher in Patel Public School, Rajpura.
Miss Pooja also joined BJP and was projected for the Hoshiarpur Lok Sabha reserved constituency.
She started her professional career in 2006, with the release of a duet song, Jaan Ton Piyari. She also judges the Punjabi singing reality show Voice of Punjab.
In 2006, Miss Pooja debuted with her first duet song "Jaan Ton Piyari". In 2009, her debut solo album was "Romantic Jatt" and the music video of her song "Do Nain" from that album was shot in Toronto, Canada. In 2010, her first two films were "Panjaban" and "Channa Sachi Muchi". In 2012, the music video of her song "Shona Shona" from her third solo album "Jattitude" was shot in Hong Kong and she also made a debut in the Bollywood Industry with the song "Second Hand Jawani" from the film "Cocktail". In 2013, her third film was "Pooja Kiven Aa" and the fourth film was "Ishq Garaari" and that was her last failed attempt to revive her career.
|2020||Care Ni Karda||T-Series|
|2018||The Miss Pooja Project: Volume 4||ParasiteDARK|
|2018||Parde Mein Rehne Do||Saregama|
|2017||Baari Baari Barsi||Speed Records|
|2016||Dimaag Khraab||Tahliwood Records|
|2015||Date on Ford||Tahliwood Records|
|2013||The Miss Pooja Project: Volume 3||ParasiteDARK|
|2013||Bathinda Beats||Amar Studio|
|2012||Jattitude||Speed Records, Moviebox Records|
|2011||Jugni (Miss Pooja: Live in Concert 2)||Speed Records|
|2011||The Miss Pooja Project: Volume 2||ParasiteDARK|
|2010||The Miss Pooja Project: Volume 1||ParasiteDARK|
|2009||Romantic Jatt||Speed Records, Planet Recordz, Moviebox Records|
|2008||Miss Pooja: Live in Concert||Speed Records|
|2007||Queen of Duets||Lucky Star|
|2006||Jaan Ton Piyari||Simran Music Industries|
|2013||"Surprise" with Deep Mahala & Preet Lali
"Go Crazy" with Punjabi By Nature
Choice with Manjit Rupowalia
|2012||"Jugni Chandigarh Di" with Deep Mahala
Aetbaar with Dark MC
Jatt Tinka with APS Tinka Gill
Gabroo with Apache Indian
|2011||"Pajero" with Veer Sukhwant
Pind Wal Gera with K. Kashmir
"Jeep" with Harry Mirza
"Dafa Hoja" with Foji
"Ruttan" with Bai Amarjit
|2009||"Kothe te Speaker" with Mintu Dhuri
"Mitran Di Vaari" with Pulla Labhna
"Prince N Pooja" with Roshan Prince
"Oh Kudi" with Juglee J
"Saadgi" with Rai Jujhar
"Doriya" with Kuldeep Rasila
"Wrong Number" with Gurvinder Brar
"Homegrown" with Punjabi by Nature
"Pub Te Club" with Preet Brar
|2008||"Poodna Returns" with Deep Mahala
"Jhona 3" with Shinda Shonki
|2007||"Hero" with Bai Amarjit
"Patrol 2" with Preet Brar
"Jhona 2" with Shinda Shonki
Baazi with Manjit Rupowalia Chah Da Cup 2 with Babu Chandigarhia
|2006||"Ek Tere Karke" with Preet Brar
"Safari" with Kuldeep Rasila
"Tere Jaan Banke" with Darshan Khella
"Pind da Shingar" with Shinda Shonki
|2016||Housefull 3||T-Series||"Malamaal" (playback singer)|
|2015||Dilliwali Zaalim Girlfriend||T-Series||"Tipsy Hogai" (playback singer)|
|2013||Best of Luck||Speed Records||Special Appearance|
|2013||Ishq Garaari||Cosmic Studios||Actress|
|2013||Heer and Hero||Shemaroo||"Lakk Tunoo" (playback singer)|
|2013||Pooja Kiven AA||Saga Hits||Actress|
|2012||Cocktail||T-Series||"Second Hand Jawani" (playback singer)|
|2012||Kabaddi Once Again||T-Series||"Galvakri" (playback singer)|
|2010||Channa Sachi Muchi||T-Series||Actress|
|2010||Panjabian: Love Rules Hearts||Eros||Actress|
Awards and nominations
- In 2009 she won "Best International Act" at the UK Asian Music Awards.
- In 2010 she won "Best International Album" at the UK Asian Music Awards for Romantic Jatt.
- In 2010 she worn "Best Female Act" at the Brit Asia TV Music Awards.
- In 2011 she was nominated for "Shri Tanveer Singh Dhami ji International Act" and "Best International Album" (for Panjaban) at the UK Asian Music Awards. and ended up winning Best International Act.
- In 2011 she won PTC Punjabi Film Award Best Duet Female Film for Punjaban.
- She was honoured with three certificates by International Book of Records for maximum music videos performances (850), for maximum songs sung (4,500) and maximum music albums released (300).
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