Arijit Singh Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Born Name

Arijit Singh

Nick Name

Arijit

Arijit Singh as seen in September 2016
Arijit Singh as seen in September 2016 (Arijit Singh / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Taurus

Born Place

Jiaganj, Murshidabad, West Bengal, India

Residence

Andheri, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Nationality

Indian

Education

Arijit completed his schooling from Raja Bijay Singh High School and went on to complete his college education at Sripat Singh College, a University of Kalyani affiliate. He trained in Indian classical music under the scholarship he acquired from the government.

Occupation

Singer, Music Composer, Music Programmer, Music Producer

Family 

  • Father – Unknown
  • Mother – His mother is a singer.
  • Siblings – He has a sister.

Manager

Arijit is represented by TM Talent Management.

Genre

Playback Singing, Filmi, Pop, EDM, Ghazal, Classical

Instruments

Vocals, Guitar, Piano, Tabla

Labels

Unsigned

Build

Average

Height

5 ft 7 in or 170 cm

Weight

76 kg or 167.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Arijit Singh has dated –

  1. Koyel Roy (2014-Present) – Arijit tied the knot with his childhood friend Koyel at Trapith Temple in West Bengal on January 21, 2014. The wedding was an intimate affair with only close family and relatives present. They have 2 sons.
  2. Arijit was also married earlier to one of the contestants he met at a reality show. The union did not last, and the two decided to separate and eventually divorce.
Arijit Singh and Koyel Roy in a selfie in March 2018
Arijit Singh and Koyel Roy in a selfie in March 2018 (Arijit Singh / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

Asian (Indian)

Arijit has Punjabi ancestry on his father’s side and Bengali ancestry on his mother’s side.

Hair Color

Black

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • His smile
  • Curly hair
  • Usually seen with a beard
  • His grainy and raw voice

Brand Endorsements

Arijit has lent his voice to the following commercials

  • Gaana.com
  • Hero Splendor

Religion

Hinduism

Arijit Singh as seen in September 2013
Arijit Singh as seen in September 2013 (Debjitp / Wikimedia / Public Domain)

Best Known For

His versatility and his singing in the Indian cinema.

As a Singer

  • Arijit Singh made his debut as a singer with the Bengali movie Egaro: The Immortal XI in 2011 and lent his vocals for the background score.
  • His first song in a Bollywood movie was Phir Mohabbat in the 2011 film Murder 2.

First Film

Arijit has not made his theatrical film debut yet as an actor.

First TV Show

Arijit made his television show debut as a contestant on the reality show Fame Gurukul in 2005.

Personal Trainer

Arijit prefers to play any sport to keep himself fit.

His usual diet is as follows –

  • Breakfast – Home-made food
  • Lunch – Dal, Sabzi, and Roti
  • Evening Snack – Health Drink
  • Dinner – Soup and a very light meal with 1 Roti

Arijit Singh Favorite Things

  • Fruits – Oranges, Apples
  • Desserts – Ice-creams
  • Restaurant – Food Inn
  • Dish – Home-made food
  • Genre – Folk Music
  • Song – Phir Le Aaya Dil
  • Cricket Players – Sachin Tendulkar, Lance Klusener, and Jonty Rhodes
  • Singers – Lata Mangeshkar, Mohammed Rafi, Coldplay
  • Footballers – Lionel MessiThomas Muller
  • Badminton Player – Saina Nehwal
  • Music Directors – Pritam Chakraborty, Vishal-Shekhar, Shankar-Ehsan-Loy, Amit Trivedi, Mithun Sharma, AR Rahman, Sajid-Wajid
Source – The New Indian ExpressTimes of IndiaWikipediaRadio And MusicTimes of India
Arijit Singh at the 5th GiMA Awards in 2015
Arijit Singh at the 5th GiMA Awards in 2015 (Bollywood Hungama / www.bollywoodhungama.com / CC BY-3.0)

Arijit Singh Facts

  1. He admits to being very media shy.
  2. His hobbies include cycling and photography.
  3. He is fond of reading Bengali novels and short stories.
  4. Arijit was fond of listening to Mozart, Beethoven, and Bengali classical music when he was young.
  5. He is a philanthropist and also owns an NGO named Let There Be Light.
  6. Follow Arijit on Facebook and Instagram.

Featured Image by Arijit Singh / Instagram

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