Arijit Singh is an Indian singer cum music composer who has the heart of all romantic song lovers. He has only lent his voice to the Bollywood industry so far. Every upcoming movie has Arijit’s songs these days.
About Arijit Singh
This versatile singer was born on April 25, 1987. He is now 35 years old (as of 2021). His father’s name is Mr. Kakkar Singh and nobody knows his mother’s name. He has an elder sister whose name is Amrita Singh. His father is a LIC agent while his mother is a homemaker. Arijit is average in complexion and he is 5’6’’ tall.
He is married twice. He got married to his first wife in 2013 whose name of his first wife’s name is Ruprekha Banerjee who was one of the finalists of the top TV reality show ‘Fame Gurukul’. This did not stay for a long time and he remarried in 2014 to a girl whose name is Koyel Singh. The couple has 3 children- 2 sons and 1 daughter who is from Koyel’s first marriage.
Arijit Singh’s Education and Carrier
Arijit participated in the same reality show as his first wife in 2005. Later, he was a participant in the show ’10 ke 10 le gaya dil’, where he stood up as the winner.
Firstly he started by composing freelance music for TV channels, radio, commercials, etc. He composed for top music directors as well. The first movie he gave his music for was a Telugu film ‘Kedi’ in 2010 in which he sang the song ‘Neeve Na Neeve Na’. His Bollywood debut movie is Murder 2 in the year 2011 however it was actually recorded in 2009.
He has received numerous awards for his great singing such as ‘Best Male Playback Singer’ for ‘Roke Na Ruke Naina’, ‘Tum Hi Ho’ from Aashiqui 2, ‘Sooraj Dooba Hai Yaaron’etc songs.
He got into a major controversy where he got arrested for assaulting a journalist who was asking questions about his wife. Later, he cleared his point that he was only trying to push the camera and not attack the camera-man.
Arijit Singh’s interests
Arijit is a big foodie. He loves to have Macher Jhol, Alu seedho, Alu Posto, etc. His favorite musician is Michael Jackson. He is very fond of Lata Mangeshkar ji, Ghulam Ali, Mehdi Hassan, and Jagjit Singh.
He exclaims in an interview that he is a movie freak. Arijit loves football and his favorite team is Brazil. He loves listening to Ghazals and Coldplay music in his free time.
Arijit Singh’s net worth
Arijit Singh is one of the most famous Indian singer and his net worth is over 7$ million right now (as of 2021).
|Profession||Singer / Musician|
|First Wife’s Name||Ruprekha Banerjee|
|Second Wife’s Name||Koyel|
|Date of Birth||25th April 1987|
|Net Worth||7$ Million|