Sahithi Galidevara is a South Indian playback singer born on 12 February 1987 in Vizianagaram, Andhra Pradesh. She has recorded several songs in Telugu both in movies and in albums and has gone on to establish herself as a leading playback singer of Indian Cinema. She wanted to become a playback singer from a very young age and started training for the same at that young age.
Sahiti first learnt the basics of music under her mentor Shri Tirupathi Gopala Krishna, but it is her uncle jogarao from whom she learnt how to sing. Sahiti holds a B.Tech degree and worked for Infosys for some time. However, she quit her job after establishing herself as a successful playback singer. She began her career by being in top 8 in ETV’s Singer's challenge show Sye in 2007 later on she won the regional version of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa - Voice of Youth by Zee Telugu in 2008 for which she took a break from her Software Engineer job at Infosys.
After that She finally got the chance to show her talent on a national stage in the form of Sony TV’s singing reality show X Factor which was aired in 2011 and became one of the 12 finalists in the first season. X Factor was a completely different experience for her as she does not understand Hindi properly so she had to work hard to understand the lyrics of the song. She credits X Factor in transforming her as a singer and a performer. Then she went on to appear on Super Singer Spicy Series 7 and 8 on MAA TV. 2008 was her debut year and she gave voice to a Telugu movie Pardhu in a song called JabbaKotti.
She went on to give voice in many more songs such as “NeneNani Ne” from the movie “
Eega”. In 2011 she sang the following songs in Multi artist album PlzVinaddu, “What happen to me”, “VeligeDeepam” and “PlzVinaddu”. Then in “MudakarathaModakam”, “SumanovanditaSundari” from the album Jayaghosha. Her latest song is “Rai Rai” from the movie “