Mamta Chandrakar (conceived 3 December 1958) is a Padma Shri Awarded people vocalist of Chhattisgarh. She is alluded to as the Nightingale of Chhattisgarh. Mamta Chandrakar has her post graduation degree in singing from Indira Kala Sangeet Vishwavidyalaya. Mamta Chandrakar has begun singing from the age of 10 years and expertly accepted it as society artist in 1977 with Aakashvani Kendra Raipur. She is a Padmshree Awardee in 2016 for her work, she has stowed a few other state-level honors. Her better half Prem Chandrakar is a maker and chief in Chhollywood.
Mamta Chandrakar was brought into the world in the year 1958 to Mr. Dau Maha Singh Chandrakar who himself had profound information on society music. At the point when Bollywood music was impacting the nearby people music, he began an organization called “Sonha-Bihan” in 1974. Sonha-Bihan was planned to keep the spirit of society music alive in individuals’ heart and brain with this thought Sonha-Bihan acted before forty to 50,000 individuals in March 1974. Late Dau Maha Singh committed for what seems like forever to advance the society music. Mamta Chandrakar took her initial examples from her dad himself. She then, at that point, signed up for Indira Kala Sangeet Vishwavidyalaya for additional examinations in music. In 1986, she wedded Prem Chandrakar, a chief and maker of Chhattisgarhi Cinema. The couple had a little girl in 1988.
- 2019 Chhattisgarh Vibhuti Alankaran
- 2016 Padma Shri Award
- 2013 Chhattisgarh Ratna
- 2012 Dau Dular Singh Mandraji Honours