Hometown: Bhiwandi, Maharashtra
Height: 5' 5"
Marital Status: Married
|Popular Name||Dadus The Times of India|
|Other name||Goldman Dadus The Times of India|
|Profession(s)||Singer, Composer, Performer|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 5”
|Debut||Music Album: Koligeete Lokgeete|
|School||• New English School, Thane
• Sharda Mandir High School, Kalyan
|Tattoo||• Right forearm
• Left arm
|Relationships & More|
|Children||Son- Dev Chaudhari
Daughter-vHanishka Chaudhari and Diksha Chaudhari
|Parents||Father- Krishna Motiram Chaudhary
Mother- Name Not Known
Some Lesser Known Facts About Santosh Chaudhary
- Santosh Chaudhary aka Dadus is an Indian composer and singer who predominantly sing in the Marathi language. He is popularly known for singing some super hit Agri and Koli songs. In 2021, Santosh Chaudhary made his appearance as a contestant on the reality television game show Bigg Boss Marathi 3.
- Santosh Chaudhary is fascinated with gold and also loves wearing big chunky sunglasses. He is also known by the name of ‘Goldman Dadus’ because of the amount of gold jewellery he wears.
- Santosh Chaudhary was born into a family of musicians. His father used to sing in Jagrans, a Hindu ritual consisting of the all-night vigil, songs, and dance in honour of a deity and puja, which also developed his interest in singing, and he also started actively participating in dancing and singing activities. Later, he joined an orchestra to pursue his interest in singing and dancing.
- Santosh made his singing debut with Kunam music company’s music album ‘Koligeete Lokgeete,’ thereafter he sang a number of Marathi language songs. His first major hit was ‘Dadus aala Haldi’ and hit songs include ‘Bayanchya Aajisa’ and ‘Aai Tuza Lalulya.’
- In 2018, Santosh Chaudhary aka Dadus made his onscreen debut with Marathi television show ‘Chhoti Malkin,’ aired on Star Pravah. He made a special appearence in the show to perform at the haldi ceremony of Revati and Shridhar in the serial.
- Santosh Chaudhary, in 2021, appeared on one of the most controversial shows of Indian televison Bigg Boss Marathi Season 3.
- Dadus considers the legendary singer, composer, politician, and record producer Bappi Lahiri as his inspiration for singing. He also idolises his remarkable looks.
- Santosh Chaudhary is a firm believer of the saint Shirdi Sai Baba.
- Santosh Chaudhary is often invited as a judge in various singing competitions.
- Dadus is an avid animal lover. He has a pet dog at his home.
- Santosh Chaudhary enjoys modifying his cars according to his likings. His Toyota safari car is one of his favourite cars.
- Santosh Chaudhary owns a collection of pistols.
- Santosh Chaudhary runs a YouTube channel, Dadus chaudhari, where he posts his singing clips and videos related to his daily life events.