Biography

Arijit Singh – Singer, Height, Age, wife, Family & biography

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The voice behind the most award-winning song Tum Hi Ho from the movie Aashiqui 2 is Arijit Singh, an Indian music programmer, and a playback singer. Arijit Singh started his career with the reality show Gurukul as a participant. Some of his most loved songs are Suno na Sangemarmar from the film Youngistan, Muskurane from City Lights, and the title track of the film Ae Dil Hai Mushkil.

Let’s know more about Arijit Singh

Real Name Arijit Singh
NicknameArijit
ProfessionSinger
Birth PlaceJiaganj, Murshidabad, West Bengal, India
NationalityIndian
HometownJiaganj, Murshidabad, West Bengal, India

Let’s know more about physical stats & more about Arijit Singh

Weight (approx.) in Kilograms- 75 kg
Height Feet – 5 feet 5 inches
Body Measurements37 – 29 – 14
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Zodiac sign Tauras

Some personal and professional information about Arijit Singh

FamilyFather– Kakkar Singh (LIC agent)
Mother– Aditi Singh (died of a cerebral stroke on 19 May 2021)
Marital Statusmarried
WifeKoel Roy Singh
ReligionHindu
HobbiesCycling, Reading, Photography, Playing Badminton, Writing and Making
Documentaries
Favorite FoodMaacher jhol and mishti, alu seddo, daal, bhaat and alu posto
Food Habit Non- Vegetarian
Favorite Musician\ Ghulam Ali, Jagjit Singh, Mehdi Hassan, Ustad Rashid Ali Khan, Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, KK and Michael Jackson
Favorite SingerLata Mangeshkar, Mohammed Rafi, Kishore Kumar
Favorite SportCricket, Football, Badminton
Favorite Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar, Lance Klusener, Sourav Ganguly, and Jonty Rhodes
Favorite Music Band Coldplay
Net Worth7 million

Arijit Singh with Family

Carrer of Arijit Singh

  • His career began upon participating in the reality show Fame Gurukul (2005), in which he lost at the finals. After winning another reality show called 10 Ke 10 Le Gaye Dil, Singh built a recording setup of his own, beginning his journey with music programming. Subsequently, he went to become an assistant music programmer to Pritam Chakraborty, Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, Vishal-Shekhar, and Mithoon.
  • He was taught Indian classical music by Rajendra Prasad Hazari and trained in tabla by Dhirendra Prasad Hazari while Birendra Prasad Hazari taught him Rabindra Sangeet and pop music.
  • He became more well-known with the release of “Tum Hi Ho” from Aashiqui 2. He was given the Best Male Playback Singer award for the song, in the 59th Filmfare Awards.
  • Within a very short period, he has won almost all the singing awards and has made a name for himself among the most demanding singers throughout the country. His singing and voice are described as blissful relaxation. Besides Hindi, he has sung in various Indian languages and has been successful in whatever he has done in his career. In addition to singing, he is also a badminton player and is an ardent follower of cricket and football. He is also a movie freak as well.

Arijit Singh with his wife

Arijit Singh with his mother and father

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

He was born to a Bengali mother and a Punjabi father. He has a sister named Amrita Singh. Since 2014, he is married to Koel Roy Singh and together the couple has 2 sons including a son named Jul. He also has a stepdaughter who is the daughter of Koel Roy Singh from her previous marriage. He was previously married to singer Ruprekha Banerjee.

Some facts about Arijit Singh  

  • He comes from a family of musicians wherein her sisters and grandmother were also singers.
  • He is also a trained tabla player.
  • He is a huge fan of Kishore Kumar.
  • He has established an NGO named Let There Be Light which helps poor people.
  • In an interview, he said that we want to perform during the 2022 Qatar Football World Cup.