Hometown: Mewat, Haryana
Education: 9th Standard
Age: 20 Years
|Famous For||Being 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
|Debut||Bollywood Singer: Sui Dhaaga (2018)
TV Singer: Chandragupta Maurya (2018)
TV: Indian Idol 10 (2018)
|Date of Birth||2 June 1998|
|Age (as in 2018)||20 Years|
|Birthplace||Punhana village, Mewat district, Haryana, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Gemini|
|Hometown||Punhana village, Mewat district, Haryana, India|
|School||Delhi Public School (DPS), Palwal|
|College/University||Did Not Attend|
|Educational Qualification||9th standard (School dropout) TOI|
|Caste/Community||Mirasi community Amar Ujala|
|Hobbies||Travelling, Playing the Harmonium, Dholak, Tabla and Keyboard|
|Relationships & More|
|Parents||Father- Name Not Known (Singer)
Mother- Name Not Known (Homemaker)
|Favourite Actor(s)||Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan|
|Favourite Actress||Deepika Padukone|
|Favourite Singer(s)||Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Sukhwinder Singh, Kailash Kher, Master Saleem|
|Favourite Music Genre||Sufi|
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.
- 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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