|Celebrated Name:||Arijit Singh|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Arijit Singh|
|Age:||33 years old|
|Birth Date:||25 April 1987|
|Birth Place:||Jiaganj, Murshidabad, West Bengal, India|
|Height:||168 cm, 1.65m, 5′ 6.”|
|Weight:||(168 lbs) 76 kg|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Koel Roy (m. 2014)
Ruprekha Banerjee (d. 2013)
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Jul)|
|Is Arijit Singh Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Musician, Singer, Composer, Music Producer, Music Programmer|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$10 million|
|Last Updated:||August 2020|
Arijit Singh is an Indian musician, singer, and music composer. He is not only known for lending his voice to the Bollywood stars but also for giving rich melodies to the Bollywood. He is among the artists whose names and voices are found in almost every movie and their songs topping the charts.
Arijit Singh has been listed among the most multitalented and successful singers in Indian music history as well as in Hindi Cinema. What started out in a simple singing competition has given birth to a very successful singer who is celebrated all over the world.
Maybe you know about Arijit Singh very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2020? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Arijit Singh’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.
Early Life & Biography
On the 25th of April in 1987, a baby boy was born in Jiaganj, Murshidabad, West Bengal, in India to Kakkar Singh, and he was named Arijit Singh. Although his mother’s name has not been revealed, it is indicated that she was a Bengali. Arijit was lucky enough to be surrounded by musicians as he was growing up, and he, therefore, started training to sing at a very young age.
Arijit studied at Raja Bijay Singh High School, and after graduating from high school, he was enrolled in Scripat Singh College, which was an affiliate of the University of Kalyani. Although he was a decent student, he loved music more and concentrated much on music than anything else. His parents decided to support him in music and trained him professionally. Rajendra Prasad Hazari trained him in Indian classical music while Dhirendra Prasad Hazari trained him in the table.
Although it has not been clear for how long he was married to his first wife, Ruprekha Banerjee, the two divorced in 2014. After his divorce with his first wife, he married his childhood friend Koel Roy in 2014, and they have two children. It has been revealed that the name of his son is Jul Singh, but the other one has been kept private to date. As it is, Arijit seems to be a bit secretive when it comes to releasing information about his personal life.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 25th April 1988, Arijit Singh is 32 years old as of today’s date 4th August 2020. His height is 168 cm, 1.65m, 5′ 6” tall, and his weight is (168 lbs) 76 kg.
Arijit’s parents loved singing, and they identified the gifting that was in their son Arijit. Therefore, they decided to give them as much support as they could. He started training in music at the age of 3 years. When he was nine years old, his talent earned him a scholarship from the government to train in both vocals and Indian classical music.
His star started shining in 2005 after he participated in a reality show titled Fame Gurukul. Although he was eliminated in the 6th position, his talent was noticed by one of the audiences known as Sanjay Leela Bhansali, who was a filmmaker. He made him sing his first song that was titled “Yun Shabnami” that was to be played in an upcoming film, but it was never used as the script of the film changed. He was again signed in for an album that, again, was not released.
This was, however, not a reason to make him give up. He tried his luck in another reality show that was known as 10 Ke 10 Le Gaye Dil, and luckily, this time, he won. This marked the beginning of his career. He has done many songs, some of which include; “Neeve Na Neeve Na,” “Phir Mohabbat,” Tum Hi Ho among others.
Awards & Achievements
Listing down all the awards and nominations awarded to Arijit Singh might be next to impossible. This is because he has been able to bag a countless number of awards since he started his career. Some of these awards include; four Mirchi Music Awards, a Stardust Award, 6 Filmfare Awards, nine different nominations, and The National Indian Students Union UK honors, among many others.
Net Worth & Salary of Arijit Singh in 2020
Arijit happens to be one of the highest-paid singers in India. Although he has been in the music industry for around fifteen years now, he has been able to accumulate a lot of wealth much above what his predecessors managed to achieve. As of August 2020, his net worth has been estimated at $10 million, which is a great achievement at his age. Much of his net worth has been earned from his career as a Musician, Singer, Composer, Music Producer, Music Programmer.
Arijit Singh believed in his abilities, and he knew that his place was in the music industry. For this reason, he always made sure that he took advantage of every opportunity he had. His gifting was identified by filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali in 2009. Since then, he has done nothing else than give his best whenever he has an opportunity to showcase his talent.