Manav (Akshaye Khanna), the son of an NRI billionaire (Amrish Puri), comes to Chamba for the first time with his family. He sees Mansi (Aishwarya Rai), a gifted folk singer and dancer, who flatters him with her beauty. They fall in love and commit to each other. When Mansi and her father, Tarababu (Aloknath), a highly respected folk singer in Chamba, visit Manav’s family in Mumbai, they are insulted and thrown out of the house. Infuriated, Mansi vows that she will become someone to be reckoned with in Manav’s world of ruthless materialism. Mansi meets Vikrant (Anil Kapoor), a music composer and the owner of an entertainment company. She joins him and transforms into a successful singer and dancer. Manav traces Mansi’s rise to fame and Vikrant helps her achieve it, falling in love with her in the process.