Born: April 25, 1987
Age : 27
Birthplace : Murshidabad
Height : 5.7
Wiki – Arijt Singh is the latest singing sensation in the Hindi music industry. Born on 25 April 1987, Arijit Singh came to fame from the reality show Fame Gurukul in 2005. Although he didn’t win the competition, he was noticed for this exceptional voice and singing ability. Today he has many popular songs to his credit that includes Tum Hi Ho from the film Ashiqui 2, Kehte Hain Khuda Ne ( Agent vinod ), Muskurane Ki vajah ( City Lights).
Bio – After his successful stint at the reality show called Fame Gurukul, Arijit became an assistant to the famous music composer Pritam. He got this first break in singing when the composers Shankar Ehsaan Loy gave him a song in the album High School musical volume 2. The first Bollywood song he sang was from the movie Murder 2 , Phir Mohabath Karne Chala . The song became very popular and it was followed by many hit sings including the song “ Jo bheji thi dua” from the film Shanghai . Thereafter there has been no looking back for the singer. His popularity reached new heights when he sang Tum hi ho for the film Ashiqui 2. Again in the year 2012 , he sang the song “ phir le aya Dil “ for the movie Barfi. In 2014, he came in the limelight once again for his song “ Muskurane kii wajah tum ho “ from the film City lights.
Arijit is extremely popular for his voice which is soothing yet strong. His warm personality has also made him popular in stage shows specially in colleges. The singer received Filmfare best singer male for the song “ Tum Hi Ho “ in the year 2013. He has also garnered much praise for his performances in MTV unplugged season 3. The singer is extremely popular with the current generation. Today he is the most sought after singer in the industry.
Films that contributed to the singer’s popularity include Murder 2, Barfi , Yeh Jawani Hain Deewani, Ashiqui 2, Agent Vinod, City Lights to name a few. Being a native of West Bengal, he has also sung in many Bengali films. Arijit has also lend his voice to popular Tv series such Madhubala – Ek Ishq Ek junoon. He has also sung for an album named Dadagiri unlimited in 2009 which was featured on Saurav Ganguly.
Prior to his stint in the reality show Fame Gurukul, Arijit was a native of West Bengal , after which he settled down in Mumbai. On 21st January 2014, he married his childhood girlfriend Koel Singh.