Age: 12 Years
Hometown: Faridkot, Punjab
|Physical Stats & More|
|Debut||TV- Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L'il Champs (2017)|
|Date of Birth||Year 2007|
|Age (as in 2019)||12 Years|
|Birthplace||Village Deep Singh Wala, Faridkot, Punjab|
|School||St. Mary's Convent School Faridkot, Punjab|
|Educational Qualification||Primary Education|
|Hobbies||Singing and Traveling|
|Parents||Father- Mahesh Singh (singer)
Mother- Name Not Known
|Siblings||Brother- Jayash Singh
|Favourite Actor||Salman Khan|
|Favourite Singer||Mika Singh, Shankar Mahadevan, Neeti Mohan
|Favourite Food||Pizza, Kheer|
Some Lesser Known Facts About 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. Although he was only able to reach the top 7.
- His family was not very strong financially. Aftab’s family 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 him 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.
- Salman Khan was very moved by his singing. He announced that he’ll be providing Rs. 2.75 Lacs to Aftab’s family to repay the loan they have so his family can be debt free.
- In 2018, he received an award from the famous choreographer Saroj Khan on the TV show- Mesmerizer Mega Dance Show.
- 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 due to his amazing performance in the grand finale.
Aftab revels as the celebrations begin around him on the #RisingStar3GrandFinale. #RisingStar3 #JantaKaPyaar #AdityaNarayan #UditNarayan @neetimohan18 @Shankar_Live @diljitdosanjh pic.twitter.com/N0mDe4dRSv
— COLORS (@ColorsTV) June 8, 2019
- Aftab is a huge fan of Salman Khan and it is his dream to work in Salman Khan’s movie as a playback singer for him someday.
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