Born : 2 November 1960
Age : 53
Height : 6.1
Wiki – Anu Malik is an Indian music director who is born as Anwar Sardaar Malik. He comes from a veteran music family of Sardar Malek. He made his entry in music world as a composer in 1977 when he was barely 17. As from a music family, he made an easy entry into Bollywood with a movie called Hunterwali in 1977. However, he got recognition in the music world since the eighties when he gave some cool music for movies like Jeete Hain Shaan Se, Sohni Mahiwal, Mard, Ganga Jamuna Saraswathi. Some popular banners for which he has given music include FC Mehra’s Eagle Films apart from working with people like Bappi Lahiri, Laxmikant Pyarelal, etc. Some of his hits include Poonam, Aasman, Allah Rakha, Maalamaal, etc. He is known to be a versatile music director who has composed music for more than 350 different movies.
Bio – He is the national award recipient for the movie Refugee of JP Dutta and special Filmfare award for the movies including Baazigar and Main Hoon Na, while has been nominated in a number of movies for giving music. Some of the movies, which have helped him to carve his niche in Bollywood, include Viraasat, Boder, Fiza, Baazigar, Filhaal, Akele Hum Akele Tum, China Gates, etc. All these movies simply showcase sheer versatility, the determination and a never say die spirit of this man. He is known to be very much matchless in the Bollywood industry. Some of his best movies of early 90’s include Phir Teri Kahani Yaad Aayee, Jaanam, Baazigar, Sir, Chamatkar, Tehelka, etc. Some of his recent works include Love Story 2050, Kambakkth Ishq and Yamla Pagla Deewana.
As far as his style of music is concerned, he is among the versatile music director, which produced music for a number of genres of movies. He has even written a number of hit songs for Bollywood movies, while is known to create unique kind of movies and music piece. He is also popular for using tabla in his songs, which include the popular ones called Mere Humsafar and Taal Pe Ja from Refugee and Tumse Milke Dilka Jo Haal in Main Hoon Na, Baazigar O Baazigar from the movie Baazigar, etc. One of his interesting music compositions includes that of Asoka wherein he is able to create a new life and rhythm thus giving you a powerful blend of sensuousness.
Apart from giving music, he has even carried out the playback singing for a number of movie and his private albums. Some of his popular songs include Gori Gori in Main Hoon Na, Yeh Kaali Kaali Aankhen of Baazigar, Oochi Hai Building, East or West India is the best from Judwaa. His music albums include the Dhua Dhua, Dekho Barish Ho rahi hai, Tera Chehra and Eyes in English. Besides, he is also involved in a number of TV reality shows including Indian Idol, Asian Idol, Entertainment Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega, etc. He is married and one daughter called who he has named Anmol Malik.