Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
Ghoshal aspired to become a playback singer from a young age. At the age of four, she started learning music. At the age of six, she started with her formal training in classical music. At the age of sixteen, she was noticed by film-maker Sanjay Leel
Ghoshal has been a recipient of four National Film Awards for Best Female Playback Singing:
Devdas, Desh Devi, Tujhe Meri Kasam, Jism, Saaya, Armaan, Xcuse Me, Main Madhuri Dixit Banna Chahti Hoon, Inteha, Dhoop, Jodi Kya Banayi Wah Wah Ramji,