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Himesh Reshammiya Height, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Biography

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Wife: Sonia Kapoor
Age: 50 Years
Hometown: Mumbai

Himesh Reshammiya

Bio/Wiki
Nickname(s)HR
Profession(s)Actor, Music Director, Singer, Lyricist, Film Producer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)5' 7" (170 cm)
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack
Career
DebutFilm (As a music director): Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya (1998)
Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya
Film (As a playback singer): Zameen (2003)
Poster of the film 'Zameen' (2003)
Music Album: Aap Kaa Surroor (2006)
Aap Kaa Surroor
Film (As an actor): Aap Kaa Surroor (2007) as Himesh Reshammiya/HR
Aap Kaa Surroor (2007)
Film (As a producer, story writer): Damadamm! (2011)
The poster of the film Damadamm
Film (As a lyricist): "Hookah Bar" from Khiladi 786 (2012)
Hookah Bar
Awards 2004: Star Screen Award for Best Music Director for the film Tere Naam
2004: Zee Cine Award for Best Music Director for the film Tere Naam
2005: MTV Immies for Best New Film Music Talent for the film Aashiq Banaya Aapne
2006: MTV Immies for Best Composer for the film Aashiq Banaya Aapne
2006: Bollywood Movie Award for Best Music Director for the film Aashiq Banaya Aapne
2006: Zee Cine Award for Best Playback (Male) for "Aashiq Banaya Aapne" from the film Aashiq Banaya Aapne
Himesh Reshammiya with his Zee Cine Award
2006: IIFA Award for Best Male Playback for "Aashiq Banaya Aapne" from the film Aashiq Banaya Aapne
2006: Filmfare Award for Best Male Playback for "Aashiq Banaya Aapne" from the film Aashiq Banaya Aapne
2011: Star Guild Award for Best Music Director for the film Bodyguard
2011: BIG Star Entertainment Award for Best Music Director for the film Bodyguard
2011: BIG Star Entertainment Award for Best Song of The Year for "Teri Meri" song from the film Bodyguard
2012: Zee Cine Award for Best Music Director for Bodyguard
• 2013: Stardust Award for Breakthrough Supporting Performance (Male) for the film Khiladi 786
2015: BIG Star Entertainment Award for Best Music Director for the film Prem Ratan Dhan Payo
Himesh Reshammiya with his Big Star Entertainment Award
2016: Zee Cine Award for Best Song of The Year for Prem Ratan Dhan Payo from the film Prem Ratan Dhan Payo

Note: He has many more awards to his name.
Personal Life
Date of Birth23 July 1973 (Monday)
Age (as of 2023) 50 Years
BirthplaceMumbai
Zodiac signLeo
SignatureA cap signed by Himesh Reshammiya
AddressApartment in Oberoi Sky Heights in Lokhandwala, Mumbai
NationalityIndian
HometownBhavnagar, Gujarat
SchoolHill Grange High School, Mumbai
College/UniversitySVKM's Mithibai College of Arts, Mumbai
Educational QualificationCollege Dropout
Religion Hinduism
Food HabitEggetarian [1]NDTV
ControversiesTiff With Sonu Nigam
In 2006, Himesh called himself a rockstar and even insulted the Indian singer Sonu Nigam. Sonu got upset over this and called Himesh egoistic, and Sonu said that competing with Himesh was an insult. [2]Amar Ujala

Making Remarks on Renowned Singers
He once said that the renowned Indian singers Mukesh, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, and R.D. Burman had a nasal style of singing, but they did not produce so many hits like him, after which the Indian singer Asha Bhosle said that she wanted to slap him. Later, he apologised to Asha for his comments. [3]Hindustan Times

Copyright Infringement
He was accused of copyright violation. His Hindi song Tanhaiyaan from the film Aap Ka Suroor was originally made for Boney Kapoor’s film Milenge Milenge. Though, Himesh clarified that he offered this song to Boney Kapoor but he did not include in Milenge Milenge and therefore he used it. [4]Mumbai Mirror

Hurting Religious Sentiments
In 2007, he visited the shrine of Moinuddin Chishti by wearing a burqa to avoid fans and later had to apologize for offending religious sentiments. [5]Rediff
Himesh Reshammiya wearing a burka
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsSonia Kapoor (actress)
Marriage DateFirst Marriage: Year, 1995 (divorced in 2017)
Second Marriage: 11 May 2018
Himesh Reshammiya and Sonia Kapoor's marriage picture
Marriage PlaceSecond Marriage: Himesh’s residence in Andheri Lokhandwala, Mumbai
Family
Wife/SpouseFirst Wife: Komal
Himesh Reshammiya's first wife
Second Wife: Sonia Kapoor
Himesh Reshammiya and Sonia Kapoor
ChildrenSon- Swayam (from his first wife)
Himesh Reshammiya with his son
Daughter- None
ParentsFather- Vipin Reshammiya (music director)
Himesh Reshammiya with his father
Mother- Madhu Reshammiya (homemaker)
Himesh Reshammiya with his mother
SiblingsBrother- Elder brother; deceased
Favourites
Song(s)All Songs of Teesri Manzil (1996)
ActorSalman Khan
Travelling DestinationSwitzerland
PerfumeCool Water by Davidoff
FilmDiwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge
ColourOrange
DessertKaju Katli
Style Quotient
Car Collection• Honda Accord
• BMW 6 series
• Mercedes Benz
Himesh Reshammiya with his Mercedes Benz
Money Factor
Salary/Fees (approx.)• Rs 15 to 20 lakh per song
• Rs 2 crores for music composition
• Rs 3 to Rs 4 crore per film
Net Worth (approx.)Rs 73 crore (in 2022)
Social Media
InstagramHimesh Reshammiya
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YouTubeHimesh Reshammiya Melodies

Himesh Reshammiya

Some Lesser Known Facts About Himesh Reshammiya

  • Does Himesh Reshammiya smoke?: No (Salman Khan inspired him to quit smoking)
  • Does Himesh Reshammiya drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Himesh started his music career in Bollywood by giving the super-hit music in the film Pyar Kiya To Darna Kya of 1998.
  • He gained fame with his unorthodox high-pitched nasal singing. Himesh Reshammiya nasal singing
  • He has the record of composing 36 hits in a single year.
  • He was 16 yeas old when he dropped his studies and started working as a music director and TV producer.
  • His music in 2003s film Tere Naam is regarded as one of the best selling Bollywood album.
  • He got married at any early age of 21.
  • He co-judged TV shows like Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge, Music Ka Maha Muqqabla, Sa Ra Ga Ma Pa Little Champs, Sur Kshetra and The Voice India.
  • Director Prashant Chadha is behind his makeover in movies. Himesh Reshammiya changing looks
  • He had an elder brother who died at the age of 11.
  • In 2005, he won a Filmfare Award for Best Male Playback Singer for the song of Aashiq Banaya Aapne.

  • He is among very few Indians to perform at the famous Wembley Stadium in London in 2006.
  • On 6 December 2016, he and his wife Komal, who were married for 22 years, filed for divorce at a Bandra family court.

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