Arijit Singh Age, Wiki, Biography, Wife, Height in feet, Net Worth & Many More

By | August 17, 2022

Arijit Singh is an Indian singer and music composer who is known for working in the Bollywood film industry. He was born on 25th April 1987 in Jiaganj, Murshidabad, West Bengal, India to Kakkar Singh and the late Aditi Singh. He began music training at a very young age. He did his schooling at Raja Bijay Singh High School. Later, he studied at Sripat Singh College. He learnt Indian classical music from Rajendra Prasad Hazari and trained in tabla by Dhirendra Prasad Hazari. He learnt Rabindra Sangeet and pop music from Birendra Prasad Hazari. 

In 2005, Arijit participated in the reality show Fame Gurukul. He finished in sixth place.

Later, he participated in another reality show, 10 Ke 10 Le Gaye Dil and won. After winning, he build his recording studio and became a music producer and began composing music and singing pieces for advertisements, news channels and radio stations. 

During this time, she worked as a music programmer and music producer for music directors such as Shankar–Ehsaan–Loy, Vishal–Shekhar, Mithoon, Monty Sharma and Pritam.

In 2010, Arijit worked in three films—Golmaal 3, Crook and Action Replayy with Pritam. In that year, he made his singing debut with the film Kedi, with the song, Neeve Na Neeve Na.

In 2011, Arijit made his Bollywood debut with the film, Murder 2, with the singing, Phir Mohabbat. In that year, he also made his Bengali debut with the film Egaro. Amader Surya Merun was a famous and popular song in Bengali. Later in 2012, he sings in six movies. Jhoom Jhoom Ta Hun Main from Players, Raabta from Agent Vinod, Yaariyan from Cocktail, three songs from Barfi, Duaa from Shanghai and Uska Hi Banana from 1920: Evil Returns. In the same year, in Bengali language movies, his song Bojhena Shey Bojhena from the movie Bojhena Shey Bojhena helped him to earn wide recognition among Bengali music lovers. He earned critical acclamation for his song. He also sings three other Bengali songs that year. He also sings two songs from the television series, Madhubala – Ek Ishq Ek Junoon and Na Bole Tum Na Maine Kuch Kaha that year.

In 2013, hus first song was Khalbali from 3G. In the same year, his song Tum Hi Ho was a breakthrough song for Arijit Singh. It marked a turning point for him. He got wide recognition and popularity along with critical acclamation. He sings six songs from the movie. Every song becomes a hit. Along with it, he sings several songs from eleven films released that year, including Kabira, Ilahi from Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Kashmir Main Tu Kanyakumari from Chennai Express, Main Rang Sharbaton Ka from Phata Poster Nikhla Hero, Har Kisi Ko from Boss, Tose Naina from Mickey Virus, Laal Ishq from Goliyon Ki Raasleela: Ram-Leela, Dhokha Dhadi from R… Rajkumar, Kabhi Jo Baadal Barse from Jackpot. In the same year, he sings 20 songs from twelve films.

Later, in 2014, he worked in thirty-one films and sings fifty-one songs. Some of his notable songs of the year were, Love Me Thoda Aur from Yaarian, Main Dhoondne Ko from Heartless, Jiya from Gunday, Desi Romance from Shaadi Ke Side Effects, Suno Na Sangemarmar from Youngistaan, Palat from Main Tera Hero, Mast Magan from 2 States, Raat Bhar from Heropanti, Dil Chaspiya from Kochadaiiyaan, Muskurane from CityLights, Ashq Na Ho and Shaayraana from Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty, Humdard from Ek Villain, Samjhawan from Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania, Aaj Phir from Hate Story 2, Sukoon Mila from Mary Kom, Sawan Aaya Hai from Creature 3D, Gulon Mein Rang Bhare from Haider, Manwa Laage from Happy New Year, Jaise Mera Tu from Happy Ending, Saanson Ko from Zid. He sings twenty Bengali songs from twelve films in the same year. He made his Kannada debut this year with the film Ninnindale with the song, Mouna Thalithe.

In 2015, he worked in twenty-five films and sings thirty-eight songs. Some of his notable songs of the year were, Tu Chale from I, Khamoshiyan from Khamoshiyan, Sooraj Dooba Hain from Roy, Judaai from Badlapur, Chori Chori from Hunter, Deewana Tera from Ek Paheli Leela, Teri Meri Kahaani from Gabbar is Back, Hamari Adhuri Kahani from Hamari Adhuri Kahani, Chunar from ABCD 2, Saware from Phantom, Agar Tum Saath Ho from Tamasha, Aayat from Bajirao Mastani, Gerua and Janam Janam from Dilwale. In the same year, he sings fifteen Bengali songs from ten movies. Chal Wahan Jaate Hain was his other single release that year. In the same year, he made his Marathi debut with the film Katyar Kaljat Ghusali and sing two songs.

In 2016, he worked in thirty-seven films and sings fifty-five songs. Some of his notable songs of the year were Soch Na Sake from Airlift, Yeh Fitoor Mera from Fitoor, Sanam Re from Sanam Re, Bolna from Kapoor & Sons, Itni Si Baat Hain from Azhar, Dekha Hazaro Dafa from Rustom, Lo Maan Liya from Raaz Reboot, Darkhaast from Shivaay, Ae Dil Hai Mushkil, Bulleya, The Breakup Song and Channa Mereya from Ae Dil Hai Mushkil, Ae Zindagi Gale Laga Le from Dear Zindagi, Nashe Si Chadh Gayi from Befikre, Nain from Dangal. Along with it, he sings nine Bengali songs from six films. He made his Telugu debut this year with the film Pugazh, and with the song Neeyae. He also made his Gujarati debut this year with the film, Wrong Side Raju with the song, Satrangi Re.

Next, in 2017, he sings forty-nine songs from twenty-seven movies. Some of his notable songs of the year, were Enna Sona from OK Jaanu, Zaalima from Raees, Yeh Ishq Hai from Rangoon, Roke Na Ruke Naina from Badrinath Ki Dulhania, Maana Ke Hum Yaar Nahi from Meri Pyaari Bindu, Phir Bhi Tumko Chaahunga from Half Girlfriend, Raabta, Ik Vaari Aa, Main Tera Boyfriend from Raabta, Galti Se Mistake, Jhumritalaiyya and Phir Wahi from Jagga Jasoos, Hawayein from Jab Harry Met Sejal, Bairaagi from Bareily Ki Barfi, Laagi Na Choote from A Gentleman, Pal from Monsoon Shootout. Apart from it, he sings eighteen Bengali songs from thirteen movies.

In 2018, he worked for another twenty-seven film and sings thirty-one songs. Some of his notable songs are, Binte Dil from Padmaavat, Aaj Se Teri from Padman, Tera Yaar Hoon Main from Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety, and Ae Watan from Raazi, Qaafirana and Jaan Nisaar from Kedarnath. He sings seven Bengali songs from five films in the same year. In 2019, he sings twenty-eight songs from twenty films. Some of his notable songs of the year were, Ve Maahi from Kesari, Kalank – Title Track from Kalank, Tujhe Kitna Chahne Lage and Bekhayali from Kabir Singh, Khairiyat from Chhichhore, Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas – Title Track from Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas, Ghungroo from War, Dil Hi Toh Hai from The Sky is Pink, Thodi Jagah from Marjaavaan. Apart from it, he sings three songs for three Bengali films.

In 2020, Arijit released his first single “Rihaa” under his banner Oriyon Music on 4th October, along with the Bengali version “Mukto Kore Dao” on 10th October. In that year, he worked in fifteen Hindi films and sings twenty-six songs. Some of his notable songs are, Shayad and Haan Main Galat from Love Aaj Kaal, Aabaad Barbaad and Hardum Humdum from Ludo. Apart from it, he sings three songs for three Bengali films. In 2021, he works in eleven films and sings twenty-one songs. Some of his notable songs of the year were, Desh Mere from Bhuj: The Pride of India, Rait Zara Si and Tumhein Mohabbat from Atrangi Re, Lehra Do and Jeetega Jeetega from 83. He sings only one Bengali song this year. In 2022, he worked in thirteen films and sings twenty-two songs so far. Some of his notable songs are of this year, Atak Gaya from Badhaai Do, Mere Dholna and Ami Je Tomar from Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2. He sings four Bengali songs this year so far.

He has three upcoming films, Raksha Bandhan, Laal Singh Chaddha and Brahmāstra Part One: Shiva.

He made his debut as a music director for a Bengali film in 2019 with Kedara. In 2021, he worked as a music director in the Hindi film Pagglait.

Apart from films, he sings several singles and numerous songs for television series and reality shows.

He won several awards and nominations. He won one National Film Awards, six Filmfare Awards, twenty Mirchi Music Awards, and several nominations.

He was declared the most-streamed Indian artist of 2020 and 2021 by Spotify. He is the most followed Asian soloist on Spotify.

On the personal front, Arijit married Koyel Roy in 2014. Together they have two children.

NameArijit Singh
Nick NameArijit
ProfessionSinger, Songwriter,
Date of Birth25 April 1987
Age35 Years (2022)
Birth PlaceJiaganj, Murshidabad, West Bengal
NationalityIndian
HometownJiaganj, Murshidabad, West Bengal
SchoolRaja Bijay Singh High School, Murshidabad
CollageSripat Singh College, Jiaganj
DebutSinger: “Phir Mohabbat” from Murder 2 (2011)
Director: Bhalobashar Rojnamcha (Bangla Film; 2015)
ReligionHinduism
Zodiac SignTaurus

Arijit Singh Career

  • In 2005, Arijit participated in the reality show Fame Gurukul. He finished in sixth place.
  • Later, he participated in another reality show, 10 Ke 10 Le Gaye Dil and won. After winning, he build his recording studio and became a music producer and began composing music and singing pieces for advertisements, news channels and radio stations. 
  • During this time, she worked as a music programmer and music producer for music directors such as Shankar–Ehsaan–Loy, Vishal–Shekhar, Mithoon, Monty Sharma and Pritam.
  • In 2010, Arijit worked in three films—Golmaal 3, Crook and Action Replayy with Pritam. In that year, he made his singing debut with the film Kedi, with the song, Neeve Na Neeve Na.
  • In 2011, Arijit made his Bollywood debut with the film, Murder 2, with the singing, Phir Mohabbat. In that year, he also made his Bengali debut with the film Egaro. Amader Surya Merun was a famous and popular song in Bengali.
  • Later in 2012, he sings in six movies. Jhoom Jhoom Ta Hun Main from Players, Raabta from Agent Vinod, Yaariyan from Cocktail, three songs from Barfi, Duaa from Shanghai and Uska Hi Banana from 1920: Evil Returns. In the same year, in Bengali language movies, his song Bojhena Shey Bojhena from the movie Bojhena Shey Bojhena helped him to earn wide recognition among Bengali music lovers. He also sings three other Bengali songs that year. He also sings two songs from the television series, Madhubala – Ek Ishq Ek Junoon and Na Bole Tum Na Maine Kuch Kaha that year.
  • In 2013, hus first song was Khalbali from 3G. In the same year, his song Tum Hi Ho was a breakthrough song for Arijit Singh. It marked a turning point for him. He sings six songs from the movie. Along with it, he sings several songs from eleven films released that year, including Kabira, Ilahi from Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Kashmir Main Tu Kanyakumari from Chennai Express, Main Rang Sharbaton Ka from Phata Poster Nikhla Hero, Har Kisi Ko from Boss, Tose Naina from Mickey Virus, Laal Ishq from Goliyon Ki Raasleela: Ram-Leela, Dhokha Dhadi from R… Rajkumar, Kabhi Jo Baadal Barse from Jackpot. In the same year, he sings 20 songs from twelve films.
  • In 2014, he worked in thirty-one films and sings fifty-one songs. Some of his notable songs of the year were, Love Me Thoda Aur from Yaarian, Main Dhoondne Ko from Heartless, Jiya from Gunday, Desi Romance from Shaadi Ke Side Effects, Suno Na Sangemarmar from Youngistaan, Palat from Main Tera Hero, Mast Magan from 2 States, Raat Bhar from Heropanti, Dil Chaspiya from Kochadaiiyaan, Muskurane from CityLights, Ashq Na Ho and Shaayraana from Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty, Humdard from Ek Villain, Samjhawan from Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania, Aaj Phir from Hate Story 2, Sukoon Mila from Mary Kom, Sawan Aaya Hai from Creature 3D, Gulon Mein Rang Bhare from Haider, Manwa Laage from Happy New Year, Jaise Mera Tu from Happy Ending, Saanson Ko from Zid. He sings twenty Bengali songs from twelve films in the same year. He made his Kannada debut this year with the film Ninnindale with the song, Mouna Thalithe.
  • In 2015, he worked in twenty-five films and sings thirty-eight songs. Some of his notable songs of the year were, Tu Chale from I, Khamoshiyan from Khamoshiyan, Sooraj Dooba Hain from Roy, Judaai from Badlapur, Chori Chori from Hunter, Deewana Tera from Ek Paheli Leela, Teri Meri Kahaani from Gabbar is Back, Hamari Adhuri Kahani from Hamari Adhuri Kahani, Chunar from ABCD 2, Saware from Phantom, Agar Tum Saath Ho from Tamasha, Aayat from Bajirao Mastani, Gerua and Janam Janam from Dilwale. In the same year, he sings fifteen Bengali songs from ten movies. Chal Wahan Jaate Hain was his other single release that year. In the same year, he made his Marathi debut with the film Katyar Kaljat Ghusali and sing two songs.
  • In 2016, he worked in thirty-seven films and sings fifty-five songs. Some of his notable songs of the year were Soch Na Sake from Airlift, Yeh Fitoor Mera from Fitoor, Sanam Re from Sanam Re, Bolna from Kapoor & Sons, Itni Si Baat Hain from Azhar, Dekha Hazaro Dafa from Rustom, Lo Maan Liya from Raaz Reboot, Darkhaast from Shivaay, Ae Dil Hai Mushkil, Bulleya, The Breakup Song and Channa Mereya from Ae Dil Hai Mushkil, Ae Zindagi Gale Laga Le from Dear Zindagi, Nashe Si Chadh Gayi from Befikre, Nain from Dangal. Along with it, he sings nine Bengali songs from six films. He made his Telugu debut this year with the film Pugazh, and with the song Neeyae. He also made his Gujarati debut this year with the film, Wrong Side Raju with the song, Satrangi Re.
  • In 2017, he sings forty-nine songs from twenty-seven movies. Some of his notable songs of the year, were Enna Sona from OK Jaanu, Zaalima from Raees, Yeh Ishq Hai from Rangoon, Roke Na Ruke Naina from Badrinath Ki Dulhania, Maana Ke Hum Yaar Nahi from Meri Pyaari Bindu, Phir Bhi Tumko Chaahunga from Half Girlfriend, Raabta, Ik Vaari Aa, Main Tera Boyfriend from Raabta, Galti Se Mistake, Jhumritalaiyya and Phir Wahi from Jagga Jasoos, Hawayein from Jab Harry Met Sejal, Bairaagi from Bareily Ki Barfi, Laagi Na Choote from A Gentleman, Pal from Monsoon Shootout. Apart from it, he sings eighteen Bengali songs from thirteen movies.
  • In 2018, he worked for another twenty-seven film and sings thirty-one songs. Some of his notable songs are, Binte Dil from Padmaavat, Aaj Se Teri from Padman, Tera Yaar Hoon Main from Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety, and Ae Watan from Raazi, Qaafirana and Jaan Nisaar from Kedarnath. He sings seven Bengali songs from five films in the same year.
  • In 2019, he sings twenty-eight songs from twenty films. Some of his notable songs of the year were, Ve Maahi from Kesari, Kalank – Title Track from Kalank, Tujhe Kitna Chahne Lage and Bekhayali from Kabir Singh, Khairiyat from Chhichhore, Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas – Title Track from Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas, Ghungroo from War, Dil Hi Toh Hai from The Sky is Pink, Thodi Jagah from Marjaavaan. Apart from it, he sings three songs for three Bengali films.
  • In 2020, Arijit released his first single “Rihaa” under his banner Oriyon Music on 4th October, along with the Bengali version “Mukto Kore Dao” on 10th October. In that year, he worked in fifteen Hindi films and sings twenty-six songs. Some of his notable songs are, Shayad and Haan Main Galat from Love Aaj Kaal, Aabaad Barbaad and Hardum Humdum from Ludo. Apart from it, he sings three songs for three Bengali films.
  • In 2021, he works in eleven films and sings twenty-one songs. Some of his notable songs of the year were, Desh Mere from Bhuj: The Pride of India, Rait Zara Si and Tumhein Mohabbat from Atrangi Re, Lehra Do and Jeetega Jeetega from 83. He sings only one Bengali song this year.
  • In 2022, he worked in thirteen films and sings twenty-two songs so far. Some of his notable songs are of this year, Atak Gaya from Badhaai Do, Mere Dholna and Ami Je Tomar from Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2. He sings four Bengali songs this year so far.
  • He made his debut as a music director for a Bengali film in 2019 with Kedara. In 2021, he worked as a music director in the Hindi film Pagglait.
  • Apart from films, he sings several singles and numerous songs for television series and reality shows.

Arijit Singh Family 

Father Name Name Not Known (LIC agent)
Mother Name Aditi Singh (died of a cerebral stroke on 19 May 2021)
Brother None
Sister Amrita Singh
Wife Koel Roy Singh

Arijit Singh Relationship / Marital Status & Many More 

Marital Status Married Twice
Affairs / Girlfriend Koel Roy Singh
Wife/ Spouse First Wife- Ruprekha Banerjee



Second Wife- Koel Roy Singh
Marriage date N/A
Marriage Place N/A
ChildrenDaughter- 1 (Step-daughter)
Son(s)- Jul & more (Name Not Known)
Arijit Singh With His wife Koel Roy

Arijit Singh Physical Stats

HeightIn Centimeter – 165 cm
In Meter – 1.65 m
In feet & inches – 5’5
WeightIn Kilogram- 54 Kg
In Pounds – 119lbs
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBrown

Arijit Singh Favourite 

Favorite MusicianGhulam Ali, Jagjit Singh, Mehdi Hassan, Ustad Rashid Ali Khan, Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, KK and Michael Jackson
Favorite Song Lata Mangeshkar, Mohammed Rafi, Kishore Kumar
Favorite Music band Coldplay
Favorite foodMaacher jhol and mishti, alu seddo, daal, bhaat and alu posto
Favorite Color Black
Favorite Sport Cricket, Football, Badminton
Football Player Lionel Messi, Thomas Muller
CricketerSachin Tendulkar, Lance Klusener, Sourav Ganguly and Jonty Rhodes

Arijit Singh Education 

School Raja Bijay Singh High School, Murshidabad
Collage Sripat Singh College, Jiaganj  
Educational Qualification Graduate

Arijit Singh Net Worth

Net WorthRs. 7 million
SalaryRs. 13 lakhs/song
Income SourceSinging
Car CollectionN/A

Arijit Singh Controversies:

  • In September 2013, he was arrested for assaulting a journalist, when a journalist asked him about the divorce case with his wife Koyel. Arijit Singh said that he only attacked the camera, not the cameraman; because he did not stop recording even when Arijit had requested him to do so. Behramore CJM Court granted him bail later.
  • In 2014, at Star Guild Award Function Arijit was called on stage to receive the award, Salman had just done his performance on “Prem Ratan Dhan Payo”, and was presenting the award to Arijit. Arijit came on stage saying “Aap logo ne toh sula diya”, after that an enmity grows between together.

Some Unknown facts about Arijit Singh

  • Does Arijit Singh smoke?: Yes
  • Does Arijit Singh drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • He is also known as the “King of Playback Singing”.
  • He declared that he is the biggest fan of singer Krishnakumar Kunnath (KK) in 2013.
  • Apart from being a singer, he is a badminton player, a writer, a movie freak and a documentary maker.
  • His height is 5 feet 6 inches.
  • His weight is 80 kgs.
  • SRK initially wanted Atif Aslam to sing the song “Gerua” from the movie Dilwale.
  • Coldplay is his favourite brand.
  • Arijit Singh stated that he has no car and still takes public transport to travel to his work.
  • He once said that if he would ever get a chance to travel back in time, he would love to sing Kishore Kumar.
  • He also told once that he feels claustrophobic.
  • He has 3 musical gurus, Rajendra Prasad Hazari who taught him  Indian classical music, Dhirendra Prasad Hazari who taught him tabla and Birendra Prasad Hazari, who taught him Rabindrasangeet and pop music.
  • In 2014, he married his childhood friend Koel Roy, which was the second marriage for both him and his wife
  • His favorite song is Phir Le Aaya Dil from the film Barfi.

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