Indian Institute of Management & Commerce (IIMC), Hyderabad
Album Debut: Jagjit Singh Presents Talat Aziz (1979)
TV Debut: Sailaab (1995)
Father- Abdul Azeem Khan Mother- Sajida Abid (Urdu writer and poet) Brother- Rafat Sister- Not Known
Chicken dishes, mangoes with vanilla ice cream
Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan
Begam Akhtar, Mehndi Hasan and Jagjit Singh
Girls, Affairs and More
Daughter- N/A Son- Adnan Aziz
3-4 Lakhs/per show (INR)
Some Lesser Known Facts About Talat Aziz
Does Talat Aziz smoke?: Not Known
Does Talat Aziz drink alcohol?: Yes
Talat was born to a family that used to organize ghazal programs in their house by inviting ghazal singers and poets like Jagjit Singh, Jan Nisaar Akhtar (father of Javed Akhtar), which developed his interest in music at an early age.
It was Jagjit Singh who suggested him to move to Mumbai, after which he took his music training from Kirana Gharana, Ustad Samad Khan, Ustad Fayaz Ahmed, Mehdi Hassan.
In 1979, Jagjit Singh also helped him to release his first music album called Jagjit Singh Presents Talat Aziz.
But, after that he struggled a lot for few years, after which he got his breakthrough with songs in films like Umrao Jaan and Bazaar.
In mid 1980s, he used to assist Mehdi Hassan at live concerts in USA and Canada.
He gave his first solo stage performance at King Kothi in Hyderabad.
In 1991, he acted in Mahesh Bhatt’s film Dhun opposite Sangeeta Bijlani, but unfortunately it never released.
He is Sania Mirza‘s relative as Sania’s grandmother was his aunt.
In 2012, he participated in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5, and was the first contestant to get eliminated.