Shri Nandesh Vitthal Umap was born on 20 December
1975 in Mumbai, Maharashtra. He learnt the art under the
guidance of his father (Late) Shri Lokshahir Vitthal Umap.
He later received training under Shri B. A. Tupe in
Shri Nandesh Vitthal Umap made a mark as a young talent early in life and performed with his father both nationally and internationally. He has lent his voice in many television serials and films, and has acted in several Marathi plays besides singing in them. He was also featured in Coke Studio with Lesley Louis in 2011.
Shri Nandesh Vitthal Umap has received many prestigious awards including the Samrat Ashok Puraskar and Marathi Gaurav Puraskar. He has many albums to his credit.
Shri Nandesh Vitthal Umap is awarded the Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraskar of Sangeet Natak Akademi for the year 2012 for his notable talent in the field of Folk Music of Maharashtra.