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Tony Kakkar Age, Girlfriend, Wife, Family, Biography & More

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Age: 9 April 1984
Marital Status: Unmarried
Hometown: Rishikesh, Uttarakhand

Tony Kakkar

Bio/Wiki
Real NameVipin Kakkar
Profession(s)Singer, Music Composer(s), Music Director(s), Lyricist
Famous ForBeing the brother of the Bollywood singer, Neha Kakkar
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 6”
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Career
DebutFilm (As Music Director): Mr. Bhatti On Chutti (2012)
Song (As a Singer): SRK Anthem (2012)
Bollywood Song (As a Music Composer and Lyricist): "Sawan Aya Hai" from the film 'Creature 3D' (2014)
Punjabi Song (As a Singer): Akhiyaan (2015)
Personal Life
Date of Birth9 April 1984 (Monday)
Age (as in 2019)35 Years
BirthplaceRishikesh, Uttarakhand, India
Zodiac signAries
NationalityIndian
HometownRishikesh, Uttarakhand, India
ReligionHinduism
CasteKhatri [1]Wikipedia
HobbiesPlaying & Watching Cricket, Watching Films, Travelling
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Family
Wife/SpouseN/A
ParentsFather- Rishikesh Kakkar
Tony Kakkar with his father
Mother- Niti Kakkar
Tony Kakkar with his mother
SiblingsBrother- None
Sister(s)- Sonu Kakkar, Neha Kakkar
Tony Kakkar with his sisters
Favourite Things
CuisineChinese
BeverageCoffee
ActressDeepika Padukone
Singer(s)Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Ghulam Ali Khan, Lata Mangeshkar, A. R. Rahman, Arijit Singh
Colour(s)White, Black, Grey
SportCricket
Holiday DestinationMauritius
Style Quotient
Car CollectionMercedes-Benz
Tony Kakkar with his car

Tony Kakkar

Some Lesser Known Facts About Tony Kakkar

  • Tonny Kakkar was born into an economically weak family in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand.

    Tony Kakkar's childhood picture

    Tony Kakkar’s childhood picture

  • His father, Rishikesh Kakkar, used to sell samosas outside schools and colleges to support his family.
  • In 1990, Tony’s family moved to Delhi from Uttarakhand.
  • While in Delhi, he started singing bhajans with his sisters, Sonu and Neha at the jagaratas. They used to receive Rs. 50 each for every performance.

    Tony Kakkar performing with his sister in childhood

    Tony Kakkar performing with his sister in childhood

  • In 2004, Tony moved to Mumbai along with his sister, Neha Kakkar.
  • He used to accompany Neha for her song recordings and in his free time learnt the technical aspects of composing music.
  • Gradually, Tony started making CDs of demo music.
  • One day, the actor and producer, Pooja Bhatt, heard one of his music projects and suggested him to meet the T-series owner, Bhushan Kumar.
  • Tony prepared the music of the song ‘Sawan Aaya Hai’ and showed it to Bhushan, who offered him his first song.
  • As a music composer, Tony has worked on many popular songs like “Ek Do Teen Char” and “Khuda Bhi” from the film ‘Ek Paheli Leela;’ “Mile Ho Tum,” “Khara Khara,” and “Dil Ashkon Mein” from the film ‘Fever;’ and “Mohabbat Nasha Hai” from the film ‘Hate Story 4.’

  • He has also sung many popular songs like “Coca Cola Tu,” “Dheeme Dheeme,” “Mile Ho Tum,” “Car Mein Music Baja,” and “Kuch Kuch.”

  • He received immense popularity after singing the Punjabi song “Akhiyaan” (2015) along with his sister, Neha Kakkar and the Punjabi rapper, Bohemia.

  • Tony has a deep faith in Lord Ganesha.

    Tony Kakkar with the idol of Lord Ganesha

    Tony Kakkar with the idol of Lord Ganesha

  • Kakkar has featured on the cover of the Glimpse Magazine along with his sister, Neha Kakkar.

    Tony Kakkar on the cover of the Glimpse Magazine

    Tony Kakkar on the cover of the Glimpse Magazine

  • Here’s an interesting video about Tony Kakkar’s biography:

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