Aftab Singh (Rising Star 3 Winner) Age, Family, Biography & More

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Hometown: Faridkot, Punjab
Religion: Sikhism
Age: 12 Years

Aftab Singh

Physical Stats & More
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
DebutTV- Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L'il Champs (2017)
Personal Life
Date of BirthYear 2007
Age (as in 2019) 12 Years
BirthplaceVillage Deep Singh Wala, Faridkot, Punjab
HometownFaridkot, Punjab
SchoolSt. Mary's Convent School Faridkot, Punjab
Educational QualificationPrimary Education
CasteNot Known
HobbiesSinging and Traveling
ParentsFather- Mahesh Singh (singer)
 Aftab Singh with his father Mahesh Singh
Mother- Name Not Known
 Aftab Singh with his mother
SiblingsBrother- Jayash Singh
Aftab Singh with his brother
Sister- None
Favourite Things
Favourite ActorSalman Khan
Favourite ActressTabu
Favourite Singer(s)Mika Singh, Shankar Mahadevan, Neeti Mohan
Aftab Singh With Shankar Mahadevan
Favourite ColourBlue
Favourite FoodPizza, Kheer

Aftab Singh

Some Lesser Known Facts About Aftab Singh

  • Aftab Singh was born and brought up in Faridkot, Punjab.  Aftab Singh
  • He belongs to a below poverty line (BPL) family of Faridkot, Punjab.
  • In 2017, he took part in the reality TV show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Lil Champs. He reached the Top 7 and was subsequently, eliminated from the show.

  • In 2017, he took part in another reality TV show, “Music ki Pathshala”.  Aftab Singh
  • His family was not very strong financially. They used to live in a Dera (a religious camp) near their village. As his family was very poor, the people of his village collectively allocated them a land of 0.25 acres. After that, his father, Mahesh Singh, took a loan of Rs. 2.75 Lacs to build a 2 bedroom house, and to support his son’s dream of pursuing a career in singing.
  • When Salman Khan appeared as a guest in Rising Stars, he got so moved by his singing that he announced to pay Rs. 2.75 Lacs to Aftab’s family for the repayment of the loan that Aftab’s father took for supporting Aftab’s singing career.
  • Aftab used to sing devotional songs with his father in religious functions from a very young age. Aftab Singh
  • He used to actively participate in his school’s singing competitions. Aftab Singh
  • In 2018, he received an award from the famous choreographer Saroj Khan on the TV show- Mesmerizer Mega Dance Show.
    Aftab Singh with choreographer Saroj Khan
  • On 8 June 2019, he was announced as the winner of the popular singing reality show- Rising Star (Season 3). He received a cash prize of Rs. 10 Lakh and the winner’s trophy. He received 91% of the total votes because of his amazing performance in the grand finale.

  •  Aftab is a huge fan of Salman Khan and it is his dream to work in Salman’s movie as a playback singer.
    Aftab Singh with Salman Khan