Actress Mumaith Khan is one of the hottest item girls of Indian cinema and besides acting in a few films, she has appeared in 120+ hit item numbers in her career spanning. This sexiest dancer is all set to reinvent herself as a pop diva. The item girl, who recently finished recording her maiden pop single, says that she wants to be a successful pop stars like Shakira and Beyonce.
Mumaith Khan will become a singer with her maiden single 'Addiction', which is expected to release soon. She has collaborated with DJ Sheizwood for the single. The hot item girl, who is all excited about it, says that her first song is an electronic dance number, which is a mix of Telugu and English slang. She is very confident that music lovers will be astonished to see her sing and dance.
On Sunday, Mumaith Khan posted a 2.58-minute video on her official YouTube channel and the footage features her singing her version of Underneath Your Clothes, which is one of her favorite songs by Shakira. "I've danced in over 120 item songs and acted in a few films. I want to take it to the next level as a performer. I really love singing and it brings out a side of me that acting and item numbers can't. I want to be someone like a Shakira or Beyonce," Times of India quotes Mumaith Khan as saying.
We bring you some unknown facts and rare pictures of Mumaith Khan. Continue to see them in the slideshow.
Mumaith Khan's Debut As Dancer
Mumaith Khan started her career with the item song 'Ishq Samundar' in Hindi film Kaante starring Amitabh Bachchan, Sanjay Dutt and Sunil Shetty in leads. This song gave her big break.
20 Item Numbers In Hindi
So far, Mumaith Khan has featured in 20 item numbers in 13 years and many of them have gone on to become chartbusters and hit dance numbers, which are played in clubs.
Last Hindi Number of Mumaith
'Aa Re Pritam Pyaare' from Rowdy Rathore is the last Hindi dance number of Mumaith Khan, who was featured alongside Maryam Zakaria and Shakti Mohan in the song.
Mumaith's Tollywood Debut
In 2004, Mumaith Khan made her Tollywood debut with an item song in Telugu movie Swamy, which received good response from the film goers.
Mumaith's Numbers In Telugu
When compared to other languages, Mumaith Khan has appeared in huge number of item songs in Telugu and the number is closer to 40. Some of them have become evergreen hits.
Mumaith Khan In 'Babu Rambabu'
The song 'Babu Rambabu' from Allari Naresh's Kevvu Keka is the last Telugu song of Mumaith Khan.
Tamil Item Songs Of Mumaith
In 2005, Mumaith Khan made her Kollywood debut with the movie Ponniyen Selvan. She has appeared in 15 songs in this language and many of them have become hit numbers.
Kannada Item Songs Of Mumaith
Mumaith Khan has also debuted in Kannada with a song in the movie Orata in 2007. So far, she has more than four Kannada songs from Citizen, Raj The showman, Rajadhani for her credit.
Mumaith - Hottest Item Girl Of India
There is hardly any actress in Indian cinema, who has survived on item numbers and stage performances. But Mumaith Khan has done it and she does not mind being called hottest item girl. She says, "I really don't care about whats happening around me and who says or thinks anything about me."
Mumaith's As A Heroine In Movies
Besides item numbers, Mumaith Khan has also starred in few movies like Maisamma IPS, Punnami Naagu and Operation Duryodhana.