Arijit Singh is a well known Indian singer who is known for his voice. He is regarded as one of the most versatile and talented singers of the Indian music industry. Apart from the singing, He is a successful music composer, music director, and playback singer.
In real life is very shy and professional personality. Arijit became very famous from the songs of Aashiqui 2. He got huge appreciation and admiration from the critics as well as from fans. Currently, Arijit is the first priority for the romantic songs in Bollywood Film Industry.
He also used to organize concerts across the country as well as the world, So, Let’s know more about Arijit Singh Wiki, Age, DOB, Biography, Career, Family, Wife, Children, Photos, Controversy, Instagram & much more.
Arijit Singh Wiki
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|Real Name:||Arijit Singh|
|Nick Name:||Not Known|
|Famous For:||Love Songs or Romantic Songs|
|Profession:||Lead Singer, Indian Playback Singer, Music Director, Music producer|
|Date of Birth/DOB/Birthday:||25 April 1987|
|Age:||34 year (in 2021)|
|Born Place:||Jiaganj, Murshidabad, West Bengal, India|
|Height (Approx):||in centimeter: 168 cm|
in meter: 1.68 m
in Feet Inches: 5' 6"
|Weight (Approx):||in kilograms: 76 kg|
in pounds: 168 lbs
|Body measurements:||Chest: 40 Inches|
Waist: 32 Inches
Biceps: 12 Inches
|Mother:||Late Aditi Singh (Died at the age of 52)|
|Spouse/wife:||First Wife: Ruprekha Banerjee (Singer)|
Second Wife: Koel Roy Singh
|Children:||Son: Jul |
Daughter: Not Known
|Marriage Date:||in 2014|
|Girlfriend/Affairs:||Koel Roy Singh|
|Hobbies:||Cycling, Reading, Photography, Playing Badminton, Writing and making documentry|
|Food Habits:||Not Known|
|Hometown:||Jiaganj, Murshidabad, West Bengal, India|
|Residence:||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Favorite Food:||Maacher Jhol and Misti, Alu Seddo, Daal-Bhat, Aloo Posto|
|Favorite Actress:||Priyanka Chopra, Deepka Padukone|
|Favorite Actors:||Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar, and Manoj Bajpayee|
|Favorite Sports:||Cricket, Football, Badminton|
|Favorite Cricketer::||Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Lance Klusener, Sourav Ganguli|
|Favorite Football:||Brazil, Arjentina|
|Net worth:||Not Known|
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Arijit was born on 25 April 2019 (34 years old in 2021) into a middle-class family of Jiaganj town of Murshidabad district in West Bengal. Currently, Arijit Singh is one of the most popular and lead singer of bollywood Hindi songs. He was raised in Jiaganj and completed his schooling and college from the hometown.
Arijit Singh started his training from the age of 3. As his family’s most of the members are connected to the music, he began his training from the home. His maternal aunt was trained in music and his maternal grandmother used to sing. Moreover, His maternal uncle and mother used to play tabla. Basically, Music was the core of his family.
At the age of 10, Arijit received a scholarship from the State Government of West Bengal for his training in the Indian Classical Music. In 2005, Arijit Singh participated in the reality show ‘Fame Gurukul’ on the advice of his mentor Rajendra Hari Prasad which was the first point of his career. Next, he won the prize in another reality show ’10 Ke 10 Le Gya Dil’ and invested all prize money in his own studio. Arijit started his career as a freelance artist.
In 2010, Arijit sung for the Tamil movie Kedi and song was the “Neeve Na Neeve Na”. Also, he started his career in Hindi with the song “Phir Mohabbat”. After that, He got huge popularity from the songs of movie Aashiqui 2. Singer Arijit Singh awarded multiple times for his singing skills and voice. Arijit Singh is one of the most favorite singers of Indian Youth.
Arijit Singh Age, DOB, Wife, Family, Cast & Religion
Singer Arijit Singh was born on 25 April 1987 into a Punjabi Family. He was born and raised into a Jiaganj, Murshidabad, West Bengal, India. His father is was a LIC agent and his mother is a homemaker. His mother’s name is Aditi Singh. He lost his mother on 20th May 2021 due to cerebral stroke.
His maternal uncle, aunt, and grandmother are connected to the music related profession. He received most of his training from the family. Arijit Singh has one sister named ‘Amrita Singh’.
Arijit married twice. His first wife Ruprekha Banerjee was one of the finalists of the reality show Fame Gurukul. Both met first time on the set of that reality show. Moreover, Ruprekha and Arijit married in the year 2013. However, the marriage lasted for only a short time.
After that, Arijit Singh married to Koyel Roy Singh who is the childhood sweet heart of him. Moreover, Arijit Singh is also a second husband of Koyel Roy Singh.
The Couple has three children, two sons, one of his son’s name is Jul and a stepdaughter form Koyel’s first marriage.
Arijit belongs to Punjabi family who loved in Jiaganj, West Bengal, India. Arijit did his schooling from the Raja Bijay Singh High School. He did graduation from the Sripat Singh College which located in Jiaganj. As his family background relates to somewhere music, he was trained for the music from the very little age.
He got training from his maternal family members at home. His maternal aunt trained him in Indian Classical Music and his maternal grandmother used to sing. Moreover, He got training of tabla from his mother and maternal uncle as they used to play tabla. After, His family decided to train him professionally. So, Arijit Singh got training in Indian Classical Music by the Rajendra Prasad Hazari and in tabla by Dhirendra Prasad Hazari. So, He got complete training from the Hazari Brothers.
At the age of 18, Arijit Singh participated in the reality show ‘Fame Gurukul’ with insist of his mentor Rajendra Prasad Hazari. Next, He participated in another music reality show 10 Ke 10 Le Gaye Dil and won the prize. After that, He decided to shift Mumbai and to start freelance. He owned a music studio from the prize money and became a music producer for the small advertisements, news channels, and radio stations.
Arijit Singh also spent some time with music directors such as Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, Vishal Shekhar, Mithoon, Monty Sharma, and Pritam. Moreover, He supervised and observed their vocals and started programming and producing music.
Career from 2010 to 2016
In 2010, he started with singing scratches in the Telugu Movie ‘Kedi’ and with the song “Neeve Na Neeva Na”. Following year, He debuted in hindi bollywood song and with music composition of Mithoon in “Phir Mohabbat” from Murder 2. Next, he did many popular songs in movie Agent Vinod, Cocktail, Players and Barfi!. His song ‘Uska Hi Banana’ from the movie 1920: Evil Returns became very popular and received a huge positive response for him.
His major breakthrough was the songs of Aashiqui 2 in 2013. All songs and especially song “Tum Hi Ho” became very famous and won him several awards including Filmfare Award for Best Male Playback Singer and many more. Also, Next Arijit Singh’s songs such as ‘Kabira’, ‘Ilahi’, ‘Main Rang Sharbato Ka’, ‘Kabhi Jo Baadal Barse’ became very popular,
In 2014, he gave his voice in some of the evergreen songs like ‘Love Me Thoda Aur’, ‘Main Dhoondhe Main’, ‘Suno Na Sangemarmar’, ‘Mast Magan’, ‘Samjhawan’, ‘Sawan Aaya Hai’, ‘Manwa Lage’, and many more. Following year, Arijit Singh also has given outstanding performance in songs like ‘Sooraj Dooba Hain’, ‘Teri Meri Kahani’, ‘Agar Tum Saath Ho’, and many more.
In 2016, Arijit became the first choice for the song lovers. In that year, some romantic songs like ‘Soch Na Sake’, ‘Dil Cheez Tujhe Dedi’, ‘Sanam Re’, ‘Bolna’, ‘Bulleya’, ‘Channa Mereya’, ‘Dekh Lena’, and ‘Naina’ from Dangal.
Career from 2017 to present
In 2017, Arijit Singh gave his voice into the hit songs like ‘Enna Sona’, ‘Zaalima’, ‘Phir Bhi Tumko Chahungaa’, ‘Raabta’, ‘Galti Se Mistake’, ‘Rangdari’, ‘Thoda Aur’, and many more. He received RMIM award for the Overli Performance During the Year. He also received Male Vocalist of the Year award form the Mirchi Music Award.
In 2018, He did a performance in songs like ‘Tere Bina’, ‘Aaj Se Teri’, ‘Tera Yaar Hu Main’, ‘Ae Watan’, ‘Woh ladki’, and ‘Bandeya Rey Bandeya’. Arijit Singh received many awards for the song ‘Ae Watan’ in different award shows.
In the year of 2019, He featured in the songs like ‘Ruan Ruan’, ‘Mere Pyare Prime Minister’, ‘Ve Maahi’, ‘First Class’, ‘Kalank’, ‘Tu Mila To Haina’, and ‘Dil Royi Jaaye’.
Career in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Bengali and Non Films
Apart from hindi bollywood songs, Arijit also has given his voice in songs to the other regional languages like Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Bengali. His some of the Bengali songs are ‘Tomake Chai’, ‘Dugga Ma’, ‘Tomar Pasher Desh’ and ‘Maula Re’ became very famous.
His telugu songs are ‘Neeve Na Neeve Na’, ‘Naa Pranama’, ‘Kanulanu Thaake’ and many more. He also recorded Gujarati song ‘Satarangi Re’ from the movie Wrong Side Raju. His music compositions are also available in other languages.
- In September 2013, he was assaulting a journalist, when a journalist asked him about his divorce with his wife Ruprekha. Later, Arijit Singh has said that he only attacked the camera, not the cameraman: He also said that journalist did not stop recording even when Arijit has requested him to do so. Behrampore CJM Court granted him bail later.
- In May 2016, he posted a letter requesting Salman Khan to retain his (Arijit’s) version of the ‘Jag Ghoomeya’ in the movie Sultan. He deleted the post within the few hours. The possible reason for the enmity between the two seems to be from the incident at the 2014 Star Guild Award Function. During the award show, Moreover, Arijit Singh called to the stage and Salman Khan has just done his performance on ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Paayo’. Also, He was presenting the award to the Arijit. Arijit Singh came to the stage saying ‘Aap logo ne toh sula diya’, to which Salman might have felt Insulted.
Some interesting things about singer Arijit Singh
Does Arijit Singh smokes?: Yes
Does Arijit Singh drinks alcohol?; Not Known
He runs the NGO called ‘Let There Be Light’ which helps and works for the poor people of village.
Apart from being a singer, he is a badminton player, a writer, and a documentary writer.
Arijit Singh is a movie freak. Moreover, In his teenage, Moreover, He liked to sing the song ‘Mitwaa’ from the movie Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna (2006).
His directorial debut was with the bengali feature film ‘Bhalobasar Rojnamcha’ in the year 2015. It was the compilation of seven short films.
Arijit’s mother Aditi Singh tested COVID 19 positive in May 2021. So that, she got hospitalized in Kolkata and after treatment managed to receive COVID 19 negative report. However, she passed away at the age of 52 due to cerebral stroke.
Moreover, T-Pain was once accused of plagiarizing Arijit Singh’s song ‘Tum Hi Ho’ from the movie Aashiqui 2.
He is very less active singer celebrity on social media platform Instagram. He used to post on his official Facebook, on which he has millions of followers. Arijit Singh also used to tweets on his official.