Daler Mehndi is a Bollywood playback singer, live performer, and Politician. He came in the spotlight with the Song ” Na Na Na Na Na Re” From the movie Mirtyudaata and album song Bolo Ta Ra Ra. Let’s check out Daler Mehndi Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Wife, Family, Biography, Girlfriends, Lifestyle & More.
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|Real Name||Daler Mehndi|
|Nick Name||Sardar of Swing, King of Bhangra, Indian King of Pop|
|Profession||Singer, Musician, Politician|
|Political Party||Indian National Party (INC); 2013-2019|
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP); 2019-present
|Father Name||Late Ajmer Singh Chandan|
|Mother Name||Balbir Kaur|
|Brother name||Mika Singh, Late Shamsher Mehandi, Late Amarjeet Singh, 3 more|
|Children||Daughter– Gurdeep Mehndi|
Son– Ajit Kaur Mehndi, Prabhjot Kaur Mehndi and Rabaab Kaur Mehndi
|Date of Birth||18 August 1967|
|Age (as in 2019)||52 Years|
|Birth Place||Patna, Bihar|
|Hometown||Patiala, Punjab, India|
|School||Private School, Patna, Bihar|
|Debut||Album- Bolo Ta Ra Ra (1995)|
Film- “Na Na Na Na Na Re” (1997)
|Awards/Honours||He has many other awards, honors, and achievements to his name.|
|Likes/Dislikes||Likes: Dancing, Singing|
Dislikes: Gossips, Controversy.
|Hobbies||Singing, Dancing, Travelling|
|Controversies||• In 2003, he was accused of an illegal immigration scandal (human trafficking) along with his brother Mika Singh, as directed by the Delhi High Court.|
• An Indian Islamic group, Raza Academy filled a case against him and took him to court over some of the lyrics and the video of his album Nabi Buba Nabi to be offensive. After which, few words of the song were changed, and references to “prophet” were also removed.
• On 16 March 2018, he was sentenced to 2-years jail by Patiala Court for the illegal immigration case of 2003. He was however granted bail.
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 169 cm|
in meters- 1.69 m
in Feet-Inches- 5’ 7”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 90 Kg|
in Pounds- 198 lbs
|Figure Measurements||-Chest: 42 Inches|
-Waist: 33 Inches
-Biceps: 17 Inches
|Favorite Food||Lassi, Gulab Jamun, Mutton Nalli Nihari and Reshmi Kebab|
|Favorite Actor||Anil Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan|
|Favorite Actress||Madhuri Dixit|
|Favorite Sports||Cricket, Football|
|Favorite Colour(s)||Black, Grey, Royal Blue|
|Favorite Singer||Shreya Ghoshal, Neha Kakkar, A. R. Rahman, Badshah, Pritam, Himesh Reshammiya, Yo Yo Honey Singh, Millind Gaba, Mika Singh & Guru Randhawa|
|Favorite Songs||Na Na Na Na Na Re|
|Girlfriends, Affairs and More|
|Cars||Rolls Royce, Mercedes|
|Salary||₹ 10-15 lakh/song|
|Net Worth||₹ 3.5 Crore (5 Million $)|
Some Unknown Facts About Daler Mehndi
- Does Daler Mehndi Smoke?: No
- Does Daler Mehndi drink alcohol?: Yes
- Daler Mehndi was born to a middle-class Sikh family in Patna, Bihar.
- At the age of 6, he started singing and learned the ragas and Shabads from the Guru Granth Sahib by his parents.
- At the age of 13, He gave his first stage performance in front of 20,000 people in Jaunpur District, Uttar Pradesh.
- At the age of 14, he spent 3 years on improving his voice and learning musical instruments such as Tabla, Dholak, Harmonium, and Tanpura under Late Ustad Raahat Ali Khan Saheb of Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh.
- Once Daler Mehndi moved to San Francisco, USA and started working as a cab driver.
- In 1991, he returned back to India and formed a music band, under which he initially sang ghazals inspired by poets such as Qateel Shifai and Firaq Gorakhpuri.
- In 1995, he switched from classical to pop music and in the same year he debuted with the album Bolo Ta Ra Ra, which was a mega-hit with more than 20 million cassette copies sold.
- In 2000, Daler Mehndi launched his maiden Record Label ‘DRecords‘.
- He is the brother of singers Mika Singh and Shamsher Singh.
- He has set up a Daler Mehndi Food for Life Society in Chander Vihar, Delhi, which offers 24-hour kitchen food to the destitute and the underprivileged.
- In 2013, Delar Mehndi became a member of the Congress Party (INC).
- His daughter Ajit Kaur Mehndi is married to Navraj Hans, son of famous Punjabi singer Hans Raj Hans.
- On 26 April 2019, he joined Bhartiya Janta Party in the presence of Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari, Union Minister Vijay Goel and Hans Raj Hans.
- He has helped to make Bhangra popular worldwide,
- Daler Mehndi is well known for his dance songs, voice, turban and long, flowing robes.
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