Palak Muchhal and her younger brother Palash Muchhal perform stage shows across India and abroad to raise funds for the poor children who need financial assistance for the medical treatment of heart diseases. As of August 2015, she has raised funds through her charity shows which has helped to save lives of 800 children suffering from heart ailments. Muchhal has made her entry in both Guinness Book of World Records and Limca Book of World Records for great achievements in social work. Her work is also recognised by the Government of India and other public institutions through various awards and honours.
Palak Muchhal performs as a playback singer for Bollywood films, she has rendered her voice in Hindi films such as Ek Tha Tiger (2012), Aashiqui 2 (2013), Kick (2014) and Action Jackson (2014) Prem Ratan Dhan Payo (2015).
Palak Muchhal wanted to be Bollywood Playback Singer since childhood. She released six non-filmi albums during her childhood and teenage days. In 2001, when she was nine, her first album "Child For Children" was released by Tips Music. In 2003, her second album Palken was released. In later years she released her other albums Aao Tumhe Chand Per Le Jaaye, Beti Hu Mahakal Ki, and Dil Ke Liye. In 2011, her Jai Jai Dev Ganesh album was released by T-Series. Muchhal moved to Mumbai from Indore in late 2006 to find opportunities in Bollywood for her singing career. She sang her first Bollywood song for the October 2011 movie Damadamm!, receiving generally positive reviews. She sang her second song, "Pyaar Ke Silsile", a month later for movie Na Jaane Kabse. The music in Na Jaane Kabse, and the movie also, received bad reviews. Muchhal was an acquaintance of actor Salman Khan. Khan had recommended her name earlier to music director Sajid-Wajid for his film Veer. Khan had also recommended her name to Yash Raj Banner. Following this, Muchhal dubbed song "Laapata" with KK for Yash Raj banner which was included in 2012 blockbuster movie Ek Tha Tiger. The song was filmed on Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif. The song was a hit and introduced her to Bollywood.
Later that year in 2012 she sang "Nainon Ne Nainon Se" song for the movie From Sydney with Love, receiving favorable reviews. In early 2013, Muchhal sang two songs, composed by Mithoon and Jeet Gannguli, for the movie Aashiqui 2. Aashiqui 2 music received generally positive reviews, becoming her second hit after Ek Tha Tiger. Muchhal has also sung a song "Tui Borsha Bikeler Dheu" in Bengali for the April 2013 Bengali movie Rocky,. After her Debut as a singer in Bollywood,she sang many songs in almost every film of Himesh Reshammiya's composition. In 2014 once again She lent her voice with Mika Singh for Himesh Reshammiya's song "Jumme Ki Raat",which went biggest hit of the year. Later she also sang the same with Salman Khan. She was also the lead singer in the 2015 Salman Khan film Prem Ratan Dhan Payo which had music by Himesh Reshammiya. Muchhal became a sensation with her songs in Aashiqui 2. She recorded more than hundred fifty songs after that for Hindi films.
Honours and awards
Silver Medal for the year 2000 by Vice-President of India Krishan Kant as National Child Award For Exceptional Achievement (Rashtriya Bal Puraskar).
Winner of Sony Entertainment Television (India) TV show Cadbury Bournvita Confidence Champions (2006)
Muchhal has made her entry in both Guinness Book of World Records and Limca Book of World Records for great achievements in social work.
CBSE and Maharashtra board has included Palak's achievement in text book of seventh standard moral science
Got BIG Star Entertainment Awards for BIG Star Most Entertaining Singer (Female) for the title song of the movie Prem Ratan Dhan Payo
Muchhal started singing when she was aged four. She has been trained in Indian classical music and can sing in 17 different languages.