Arijit Singh was born on 25 April, 1987 in the city of jiaganj, Murshidabad, West Bengal, India. His nationality is Indian while his zodiac sign is Taurus. He has completed his schooling and education from Raja Bilal Singh High School, Murshidabad. For his higher studies he went to Sripat Singh College, jiaganj.
His debut song as a singer in Bollywood was ‘Phir Mohabbat’ from Murder 2 which was released in the year 2011. Not everyone is known to this fact that he also tried directing movies and his first movie as a debut director was ‘Bhalobashar Rojnamcha’ which was released in the year 2015.
Talking about his married life was earlier married to Ruprekha Banerjee. He later had an affair with Koel Roy Singh whom he married later. Arijit Singh has one stepdaughter and a son too.
Arijit Singh comes from a musical family and background as his mother, grandmother and sisters are very fine fingers. As he spent all his childhood and adult life with them he became very passionate towards singing. He also went to learn music and had three musical gurus. Rajendra Prasad Hazari was the one who taught him Indian classical music, Dhirendra Prasad Hazari taught him tabla and Birendra Prasad Hazari taught him Rabindra Sangeet as well as pop music.
His career of singing started when he participated in the singing reality show ‘Fame Gurukul’ in the year 2005. He joined the show on the suggestions of a Guru Rajendra Prasad Hazari but unfortunately he was not able to win the show and ended up in the sixth spot.
He also later on joined another reality show based on singing which was known as ‘Dus ke Dus Le Gaye Dil’ and he won that competition. Even before becoming a playback singer he was in contact with one of the great musicians of our India. He was doing freelancing work with musicians like shankar-ehsaan-loy, Pritam Chakraborty, Vishal Shekhar and Mithun Sharma.
The net worth of this talented playback singer is about $7million USD which comes to be nearly 50 crore INR. He charges nearly 7-8 lacs per song. He is considered as one of the most bankable playback singers right now in india.
His favourite Actresses are Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone.He loves music and his favourite musician are Ghulam Ali, Jagjit Singh, Mehdi Hassan, Ustad Rashid Ali Khan, Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, KK and Michael Jackson Also his favourite Singer are Lata Mangeshkar, Mohammed Rafia and Kishore Kumar.