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Salman Ali (Indian Idol 10 Winner) Age, Family, Biography & More

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Education: 9th Standard
Age: 20 Years
Hometown: Mewat, Haryana

Salman Ali

Bio/Wiki
ProfessionSinger
Famous ForBeing the winner of Indian Idol 10 in 2018
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 163 cm
in meters- 1.63 m
in feet inches- 5’ 4”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 55 kg
in pounds- 121 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Career
DebutBollywood Singer: Sui Dhaaga (2018)
Sui Dhaaga (2018)
TV Singer: Chandragupta Maurya (2018)
TV: Indian Idol 10 (2018)
Personal Life
Date of Birth2 June 1998
Age (as in 2018)20 Years
BirthplacePunhana village, Mewat district, Haryana, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signGemini
NationalityIndian
HometownPunhana village, Mewat district, Haryana, India
SchoolDelhi Public School (DPS), Palwal
College/UniversityDid Not Attend
Educational Qualification9th standard (School dropout) [1]TOI
ReligionIslam
Caste/CommunityMirasi community [2]Amar Ujala
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
HobbiesTravelling, Playing the Harmonium, Dholak, Tabla and Keyboard
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
Family
Wife/SpouseN/A
ParentsFather- Name Not Known (Singer)
Mother- Name Not Known (Homemaker)
Salman Ali With His Parents
Siblings4
Favourite Things
Favourite Actor(s)Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan
Favourite ActressDeepika Padukone
Favourite Singer(s)Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Sukhwinder Singh, Kailash Kher, Master Saleem
Favourite Music GenreSufi
Style Quotient
CarDatsun Go

Salman Ali

Some Lesser Known Facts About Salman Ali

  • Does Salman Ali smoke?: No
  • Does Salman Ali drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Salman hails from a modest family of Haryana who is into a business of singing at weddings.
  • He started taking an interest in music at a very early age,  and by the age of 7, he started performing at weddings and Jagarans to earn the livelihood for his family.
  • In 2011, he took part in Zee TV’s ‘Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Lil Champs’ under the mentorship of Kailash Kher and ended up as the runner-up.

  • His family had such a poor financial condition that they couldn’t afford to send him to the Delhi auditions of Indian Idol 10. At that time, his close friend Manohar Sharma helped him financially.
  • On 23 December 2018, he was declared the winner of ‘Indian Idol 10,’ He won the trophy, ₹25 lakh cash prize and a Datsun car.

    Salman Ali - Winner of Indian Idol 10

    Salman Ali – Winner of Indian Idol 10

  • Before participating in Indian Idol 10, he had already made his singing debut with a Bollywood song titled “Sab Badhiya Hai” (sung aalap or the opening section) alongside Sukhwinder Singh from the film ‘Sui Dhaaga’ (2018).

  • He made his first attempt to compose music with the Theme music of Sony TV’s historical drama ‘Chandragupta Maurya.’

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