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Chandan Shetty Wiki, Age, Family, Gf, Wife, Marriage, Career & Biography

Chandan Shetty is a handsome music artist from South India. Mostly, He sings a song in the Kannada language. Moreover, He is best known as the winner of Bigg Boss Kannada season 5. He is also known as the husband of famous celebrity Nivedita Gowda. Check out more about Chandan Shetty from the given article.

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Chandan Shetty Wiki

Lets read some quick biodata from the given table.

Real Name:Chandan Shetty
Nick Name:

Famous For:Bigg Boss Kannaada Season 5 winner
Profession:Singer, Music Composer, Lyricist, Rapper
Date of Birth/DOB/Birthday:17 September 1989
Age:30 years old (as in 2019)
Born Place:Shanthigrama, Hassan, Karnataka
Height (Approx):in centimeter: 175 cm
in meter: 1.75 m
in Feet Inches: 5' 9"
Weight (Approx):in kilograms: 60 kg
in pounds: 132 lbs
Body Measurements:Chest: 40
Waist: 32
Biceps: 14
Hair Colour:Black
Eye Colour:Black
Zodiac Sign:Virago
Marital Status:Engaged to Nivedhita Shetty
Engagement Date:21 October 2019
Spouse/wife:Niveditha Gowda
Girlfriend/Affairs: Niveditha Gowda
Parents:Father: Paramesh Shetty
Mother: Prema Shetty
Educational Qualification:Graduate
College:Vidya Vikas First Grade College, Mysore
Hobbies:Travelling, Listening to music
Food Habits:Vegetarian
Debut:Film: Alemari (2012, Kannada)
TV: Bigg Boss season 5
Hometown:Mysore, Karnataka
Residence:Bangalore, India
Caste:Hindu Bunts
Facebook Name:chandanshettyofficial
Favorite Food:South Indian Food
Favorite Actor:Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Rajnikanth
Favorite Actress:Sridevi, Madhuri Dixit
Favorite Travel Destination:Goa
Salary:Not Known
Net Worth:Not Known

Also, read this, Niveditha Gowda


Chandan Shetty was born and brought up into the businessman’s family based in Shanthigrama, Hassan, India. He completed his schooling and graduation locally. Chandan was very interested in arts like singing and acting since his childhood,

At a very young age, Chandan Shetty has decided to follow his passion for music, So, In 2012, Chandan made his first official debut as the lyricist and assistance music director for the movie Alemari. He got huge admiration for his work in the Kannada musical field.

Chandan Shetty

Next, Chandan Shetty gave his voice in songs of many movies such as Varadanayaka, Power, Chakravyuha, and many more. He has also released some music album songs such as Halagode, 3 PEG, Fire, Bad Boy, Tequila and many more,

Apart from music, Chandan Shetty also featured in many television reality shows such as Bigg Boss Kannada 5, Master Dance, Kannada Kogile and many more. He became the winner of bigg boss Kannada. Moreover, In 2019, he got engaged with the bigg boss contestant Niveditha Gowda.

Chandan Shetty Age, Family, Gf, Wife, Marriage & Caste

Chandan Shetty was born on 17 September 1989 (age 31 years old; as in 2019). He was born in Shanthigrama, Hassan, India. His father Paramesh Shetty is a businessman by profession and his mother Prema Shetty is a homemaker. Chandan has a younger brother named Puneeth Shetty. He is very close to his family members. Moreover, He spent most of his childhood with his family.

Chandan Shetty with mother
Rapper Chandan Shetty with mother
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Chandan’s full family

Chandan Shetty believes in Hinduism and holds Indian nationality. In addition, He is Indian by nationality.

Chandan was in a relationship with actress Niveditha Gowda. Both Chandan Shetty and Niveditha were contestants in the season 5 of bigg boss Kannada. They met the first time there and fell in love with each other,

Chandan Shetty with Niveditha Gowda
Chandan Shetty with girlfriend Niveditha Gowda

After the bigg boss, Both the cute couple Chandan Shetty and Niveditha Gowda has dated each other for two years. In October 2019, Chandan proposed Niveditha Gowda on the Yuva Dasara stage by offering a diamond ring. After that, Both Chandan and Niveditha got engaged in a private ceremony held in Mysore.


Moreover, The couple Nivedita and Chandan Shetty have decided to get married by 2020.


Chandan Shetty hails from the businessman family of south India. Moreover, He spent his childhood with his family in Puttur and Mysore. he completed his schooling from the Rotary School, Sakleshpur, and St. Philomena, Puttur, Karnataka. Also, He did his graduation in Bachelor of Business Management from Vidya Vikas First Grade College, Mysore.

Chandan was very interested in acting and dancing since his childhood. At a very young age, Chandan has decided to follow his passion for music. After graduation, He started his career as a call center executive and worked there for one year.

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Next, Chandan Shetty met the famous music director Arjun Janya through Chiranjeevi Sarja. Later he left the job and started working as a lyricist and assistant music director under Chiranjeevi Sarja. Furthermore, He made his first debut as a music director with the Kannada movie Alemari in 2012.

After his successful debut as a music director and lyricist, He did work in the movies like Vardanayaka, Power, Chakravyuha, and Bajarangi. He got huge appreciation for his work and singing skills. After then, He received lots of offers for his outstanding work.

Career from 2017

In 2017, Chandan Shetty made his first television appearance with reality show Bigg boss Kannada season 5. He became a celebrity contestant of the bigg boss house. Moreover, He entered the house along with other contestants like Niveditha Gowda, Shruthi, Diwakar, Kartik and many more. He became the winner of the bigg boss kannada and received prize money.

Bigg Boss Winner
Chandan: Bigg Boss Kannada 5 winner

In 2017, Chandan did work as a music director in two kannada movies such as Sanjeeva and Ganchali. The same year, He became a judge of a famous dance reality show Master Dancer. Also featured as a celebrity judge on the show Kannada Kogile. Following year, He became a part of movies such as Appuge, Seizer, and Joshely.

In 2018, Chandan Shetty also became a judge in the Kannada Kogile season 2. He became very popular for his singing skills and became one of the top music directors in the Kannada Entertainment Industry.

kannada Rapper

In 2019, Chandan became a part of the hit movie Digbayam. Additionally, He has also released a music album songs such as Halagode, Chocolate Girl, Tequila, Nanna Preethi Sullalla, and Bad Boy.

Facts of Chandan Shetty

Does Chandan smoke?: No

Does Chandan drinks alcohol?: Not Known

Chandan and Niveditha first time met into the bigg boss kannada house and fell in love. At that time, Chandan had composed a song Gombe Gombe on Niveditha.

He runs his own youtube channel on which he uploads his music albums. It has huge number of subscribers on youtube channel ‘chandanspshetty‘.

His songs are very famous in kannada language. Also, he has released a new album song Shokilla in 2019. The song Shokilla has millions of views on youtube.

He launched his first individual track ‘Halagode’ in 2015. It has established him as an independent artist. With his outstanding performance, He became known as a ‘Kannada Rapper Chandan Shetty’.

In 2018, He became the winner of Bigg Boss Kannada season 5 and received a cash prize of 50 lakh.

In 2019, Chandan has proposed his long-time girlfriend ‘Niveditha Gowda’ at Yuva Dasara Programme, Mysore. Also, the incident caused public outrage for using a state program for personal reasons.

Chandan is a very active personality on social media from Kannada Entertainment Industry. He used to updates his social profile regularly.

He has millions of followers on the internet and social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Chandan posts photos on it regularly.

Moreover, His official Instagram is ‘chandanshettyofficial‘, twitter is ‘@chandanspshetty‘ and facebook is ‘chandanshettyofficial‘.

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