Himesh Reshammiya Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Himesh Reshammiya Quick Info
Height 5 ft 5 in
Weight 71 kg
Date of Birth July 23, 1973
Zodiac Sign Leo
Spouse Sonia Kapoor

Himesh Reshammiya is an Indian playback singer, music director, songwriter, producer, and actor who is best known for his work as the music director of several popular Bollywood films such as Humraaz (2002), Tere Naam (2003), Aitraaz (2004), Aashiq Banaya Aapne (2005), Aksar (2006), Aap Kaa Surroor (2007), Bodyguard (2007), Kick (2014), and Prem Ratan Dhan Payo (2015). He has also performed as a playback singer in most of these films and had become a sort of a cult superstar in the mid and late 2000s with his heavy nasal crooning of chart-busting songs such as Aashiq Banaya Aapne (2005), Jhalak Dikhlaja (2006), Aashiqui Me Teri (2006), Tera Mera Milna (2007), Tandoori Nights (2008), and Hookah Bar (2012). In the latter half of his career, he had tried his hand at acting with films such as Aap Kaa Surroor (2007), Karzzzz (2008), Radio (2009), Khiladi 786 (2012), The Xposé (2014), and Teraa Surroor (2016). From 2012 onwards, he had also produced most of the films that he has acted in.

Born Name

Himesh Reshammiya

Nick Name

HR

Himesh Reshammiya as seen in an Instagram Post in November 2020
Himesh Reshammiya as seen in an Instagram Post in November 2020 (Himesh Reshammiya / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Leo

Born Place

Mahuva, Bhavnagar, Gujarat, India

Residence

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Nationality

Indian

 

Education

Himesh had attended the Hill Grange High School, a private school in the Peddar Road area, Mumbai.

Occupation

Playback Singer, Music Director, Songwriter, Producer, Actor

Himesh Reshammiya as seen in an Instagram Post in October 2020
Himesh Reshammiya as seen in an Instagram Post in October 2020 (Himesh Reshammiya / Instagram)

Family

  • Father – Vipin Reshammiya (Music Composer)
  • Mother – Madhu Reshammiya
  • Siblings – He had an older brother who had passed away when he was 11 years old.

Genre

Bollywood, Indian Pop, Disco, Rock

Instruments

Vocals, Tabla, Dholak, Guitar, Drums, Harmonium, Piano, Violin, Saxophone

Labels

  • T-Series
  • Venus Records & Tapes
  • Zee Music Company
  • Tips Music
  • Eros Music
  • Saregama Music
  • HR Musik Limited

Build

Athletic

Height

5 ft 5 in or 165 cm

Weight

71 kg or 156.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Himesh has dated –

  1. Komal Reshammiya (1995–2017) – Himesh had married his childhood friend Komal in 1995 when he was about 21 years old. They have a son together named Swayam Reshammiya. They had parted ways in 2017, after more than 2 decades of wedlock.
  2. Sonia Kapoor (2018-Present) – He got married to actress Sonia Kapoor in May 2018.
Himesh Reshammiya and Sonia Kapoor, as seen in February 2021
Himesh Reshammiya and Sonia Kapoor, as seen in February 2021 (Himesh Reshammiya / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

Asian (Indian)

Hair Color

Black

He often tends to dye his hair blonde or light brown.

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Toned physique
  • Short-cropped, spiked hair
  • Sports a trimmed beard

Religion

Hinduism

Himesh Reshammiya as seen in an Instagram Post in September 2020
Himesh Reshammiya as seen in an Instagram Post in September 2020 (Himesh Reshammiya / Instagram)

Himesh Reshammiya Facts

  1. Before kick-starting his career as a music director in Bollywood, Himesh used to produce TV series such as Andaz, Ahha, Aman, and Amar Prem for Zee TV. He had also composed title tracks for some of these shows.
  2. His father, also a music director, was supposed to work on a film with actor Salman Khan in the 1990s. However, the film never got made and Salman then promised him that he would give a chance to his son Himesh. Thus, started his career as a music director, with the film Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya (1998) for which he composed 2 songs.
  3. He has also been heavily involved in the judging panels on numerous singing-based competitive reality TV shows such as Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge, Sur Kshetra, The Voice India, Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L’il Champs, The Voice India Kids, Superstar Singer, and Indian Idol.
  4. He was the first Indian singer to perform at both the Wembley Arena in London and the Heineken Music Hall in Amsterdam.

Featured Image by Himesh Reshammiya / Instagram

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