Arijit Singh
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Arijit Singh

Arijit Singh
Arijit Singh Biography
Birth Place Murshidabad, West Bengal, India
Height (in Cms) 168 cms
Height (in Feet Inches) 5 feet 6 inches
Date Of Birth Apr 25, 1987
Age 34 years

Arijit Singh who became a household name with the release of ‘Tum Hi Ho’ is a playback singer and music programmer. A contestant of the reality show ‘Fame Gurukul’, he started his career as an assistant to Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, Vishal-Shekhar and Mithoon, when the latter gave him his first song ‘Phir Mohabbat’ from ‘Murder 2’. This melodious singer has also lent his voice for various other languages including Bengali, Telugu, Assamese, Marathi and Tamil. He has recorded for numerous remarkable songs like 'Aaj Phir', 'Muskurane Ki', and 'Sooraj Dooba Hain'.

Arijit Singh Career

At the age of 18, Arijit participated in the singing reality show Fame Gurukul and was one of the finalists. He then went on to win the reality show 10 Ke 10 Le Gaye Dil and used the money to build his own recording studio in Mumbai where he recorded songs for various advertisements. He then started working for music directors like Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, Vishal-Shekhar, Mithoon, Monty Sharma and Pritam as a music producer. His first song was titled Neeve Na Neeve Na from the Telugu film Kedi.

He made his debut in Bollywood as a singer in 2011 with the song Phir Mohabbat for the film Murder 2. In the same year, Pritam asked Arijit to Singh a part in all four versions of the song Raabta for the Saif Ali Khan film Agent Vinod. But his real breakthrough came in the year 2013 when he sang the superhit song Tum Hi Ho for Aashiqui 2. Ever since then, Arijit has been a part of many successful movies and almost all of his songs are chartbusters. If anyone takes a look at Arijit Singh songs list, they will be pleasantly surprised to see that he is one of the best singers in Bollywood right now.

Arijit went on to sing for films like Ae Dil Hai Mushkil, Dilwale and his song Naina from Aamir Khan’s film Dangal was loved by all. He also sang a romantic duet with Harshdeep Kaur for the Shahrukh Khan film Raees and the song was a super hit. Arijit was then selected as the lead singer for the soundtrack of the Ranbir Kapoor-Katrina Kaif starrer Jagga Jasoos directed by Anurag Basu. In 2017, he also sang for films like Jab Harry Met Sejal, Bareilly Ki Barfi and Aksar 2.

In the year 2018, Arijit sang the song Aaj Se Teri for Akshay Kumar’s film Padman which also starred Sonam Kapoor and the song Binte Dil for Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus Padmaavat. In the same year, he gave two chartbuster songs Subah Subah and Tera Yaar Hoon Main for the super hit film Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety and went on to sing hits for films like Parmanu, Hichki, Veere Di Wedding and 102 Not Out.

Arijit Singh Family

Arijit Singh was born to a Punjabi father and a Bengali mother in West Bengal where he also began his classical training. His wife is named Koyel Roy, who is his childhood friend and they have two children together.

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