Himesh Reshammiya Age, Wife, Height, Net Worth, Biography

Himesh is the son of an experienced music director from Gujarat, Vipin Reshammiya. He hails from Bhavnagar City in Gujarat. Sadly, he lost his older brother when he was 13. Himesh is a singer, music director, songwriter, film and music producer, and actor in Bollywood. He has worked on more than 1300 songs as a music director. Let’s take a closer look at the life of this versatile Bollywood talent.

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Himesh Reshammiya Biography
Full NameHimesh Reshammiya
ProfessionActor, Music Director, Singer, Writer and Producer
Famous AsSinger
Nick NameHimesh bhai, HR
Date of Birth23 July 1973
Age50 Years Old
NationalityIndian
BirthplaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
HometownBhavnagar, Gujarat, India
CountryIndia
Zodiac SignLeo
ReligionHindu
HobbiesTheatre plays
Food HabitsVegetarian 
Educational QualificationNot Known
School NameHill Grange High School, Mumbai
College/UniversityNot Known
DebutFilm Debut : Aap Kaa Surroor (2007)
Music Debut : Bandhan (1998)

Early Life

Reshammiya was born on July 23, 1973, in a place called Dungar, in Gujarat. His father, Vipin Reshammiya, was a music creator who had already worked with big artists like RD Burman, Laxmikant-Pyarelal, and Shankar Jaikishan, among others. Vipin also made a movie called Insaaf Ki Jung in 19887. When Himesh was 11, he decided to choose music as a career to make his father happy after his elder brother passed away. 

Himesh went to Hill Grange School in the Padder Road area, Mumbai. At 16, he started working with a company that made TV shows for Doordarshan in Ahmedabad and Zee TV. Two of his famous title song compositions are for the TV shows Amar Prem and Andaaz (1995-97) on Zee TV.

Himesh Reshammiya didn’t talk much about his personal life in the media until July 2007, when he shared on the talk show “Koffee with Karan” that he was married to Komal Reshammiya, and they have a 10-year-old son named Swayam Reshammiya.

Career

Music direction

Himesh Reshammiya began his career in TV, making music for shows on Doordarshan and Zee TV. Although early films with his music didn’t do well, he gained recognition for his work in the 1998 film “Pyar Kiya To Darna Kya.” He’s known for his unique style with pop and techno beats. Tere Naam and Aashiq Banaya Aapne are his popular albums. In 2006, he was a top music composer but faced challenges later. Despite working on various styles, he’s recognized for his versatility. Besides Bollywood, he’s explored classical, semi-classical, fusion, and heavy metal music. His successful single, “Tera Suroor,” is from the album “Aap Ka Suroor.”

  • TV music for Doordarshan and Zee TV shows
  • Recognition for the 1998 film “Pyar Kiya To Darna Kya”
  • Unique style with pop and techno beats
  • Hit albums: “Aashiq Banaya Aapne” and “Tere Naam” Teroor (from the album “Aap Ka Suroor”)
  • Top music composer in 2006
  • “Zara Jhoom Jhoom”  
  • “Jhalak Dikhlaja”  
  • Alternative title song video for “Humko Deewana Kar Gaye” with Tulsi Kumar

Singer

Himesh Reshammiya is a well-known music director and singer with a unique high-pitched voice. He won a Filmfare Award in 2005 for Best Male Playback Singer, a first for a music director. His solo album “Aap Ka Suroor” was a big hit. Despite success as a singer, he’s focused on Hindi films.

Following the trend, Himesh released music videos for unreleased film songs like “Zara Jhoom Jhoom” and “Jhalak Dikhlaja.” He’s also part of an alternative title song video for “Humko Deewana Kar Gaye” with Tulsi Kumar, featuring Katrina Kaif and Akshay Kumar.

He draws inspiration from singer Altaf Raja and made history in October 2006 by being the first Indian to perform at Wembley Stadium in London.

  • Solo album “Aap Ka Suroor” was a hit
  • Music videos for unreleased film songs: “Zara Jhoom Jhoom” and “Jhalak Dikhlaja”, “Humko Deewana Kar Gaye”.

Acting

Himesh Reshammiya will make the music and act in Aap Ka Suroor: The Real Love Story, a film about his life. They will shoot the movie in a place called Hesse in Germany, specifically in Heppenheim in Bergstraße County District. They plan to start filming in March 2007, and the movie is set to come out in July 2007.

  • “Aap Ka Suroor: The Real Love Story” has acting and music.
  • Filming location: Hesse, Germany
  • Shooting started in March 2007; Release in July 2007

Fashion Style

Reshammiya, also known as PAIEE TOPPEE, usually wears a cap and is often seen in jeans with a noticeable belt buckle. He has his unique style, holding the microphone with the bottom facing up, and wearing a black trench coat in concerts. Recently, he grew a beard, a change from his previous clean-shaven look. He also has an earring in his left ear. His friend Prashant Chadha is credited with Himesh’s new appearance. 

Prashant directed all of Himesh’s music videos in the album “Aap Ka Suroor” and promotional videos for the movies “Aashiq Banaya Aapne,” “Aksar,” “Tom, Dick & Harry,” and “Humko Deewana Kar Gaye. With his latest film “Aap ka Suroor,” in which he discusses his love life and the spectrum of emotions he has experienced, from despair to joy, Himesh Reshammiya is currently poised to dazzle the country. has felt, from sadness to joy. Don Dhananjay Shanware, a famous personality, has even copied Himesh Reshammiya’s style and claims to be his twin brother.

  • Music Videos Directed by Prashant Chadha:
  • Album “Aap Ka Suroor”
  • Films such as “Aashiq Banaya Aapne,” “Aksar,” “Tom, Dick & Harry,” “Humko Deewana Kar Gaye”

Filmography 

As An Actor

  • The Real Love Story:  Aap Ka Surroor (June 2007)  

Background Music Composer

  • Kurukshetra (2000)

Music Director

YearMovies
1998Pyar Kiya To Darna Kya
1999Hello Brother
2000Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge, Kurukshetra, Kahi Pyaar Na Ho Jaaye
2001Aamdani Athanni Kharcha Rupaiya
2002Kyaa Dil Ne Kahaa, Humraaz, Yeh Hai Jalwa, Chalo Ishq Ladaaye
2003Chura Liyaa Hai Tumne, Tere Naam, Zameen
2004Milenge Milenge, Ishq Hai Tumse, Tum?, Bardaasht, Run, Julie, Taarzan – The Wonder Car, Dil Ne Jise Apna Kahaa, Shukriya, Aitraaz, Aabra Ka Daabra, Dil Maange More
2005Vaada, Insan, Blackmail, Kuch Meetha Ho Jaaye, Main Aisa Hi Hoon, Yakeen, Silsiilay, Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya, Iqbal – By Chance, Aashiq Banaya Aapne, Koi Aap Sa, Kyon Ki, Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi, Anjaane – The Unknown
2006Aksar, Shaadi Se Pehle, Banaras – A Mystic Love Story, Hum Ko Deewana Kar Gaye, 36 China Town, Tom Dick And Harry, Chup Chup Ke, Phir Hera Pheri, Anthony Kaun Hai?, Ahista Ahista, Aap Ki Khatir, Dil Diya Hai, Rocky – The Rebel
2007Red, Fool and Final, Good Boy Bad Boy, Nanhe Jaisalmer, Namastey London, Shakalaka Boom Boom, Fear, Welcome, Apne, Aap Ka Surroor – The Moviee – The Real Luv Story, Mr. Fraud, Alibaug, Victoria No. 203, Benaam, Hostel, Love Story 2050, Aankh Micholi, Dasavatharam, Halla Bol, Darling, Agar

Playback Singer

YearMovies
2005Aashiq Banaya Aapne
2006Rocky – The Rebel, Dil Diya Hai, Aap Ki Khatir, Ahista Ahista, Anthony Kaun Hai?, Chup Chup Ke, Phir Hera Pheri, Tom Dick And Harry, 36 China Town, Hum Ko Deewana Kar Gaye, Banaras – A Mystic Love Story, Aksar
2007Darling

Discography 

Music Composer

YearFilm
2000Kurukshetra
2012Khiladi 786
2014The Xposé
2015Prem Ratan Dhan Payo
2016Teraa Surroor
2020Happy Hardy and Heer
2024Badass Ravikumar

As a Music Director

YearFilms
1998Bandhan, Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya
1999Hello Brother
2000-2001Kahin Pyaar Na Ho Jaaye, Kurukshetra, Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge (First movie as a solo composer)
2001Aamdani Atthani Kharcha Rupaiyaa, Jodi No.1
2002Chalo Ishq Ladaaye, Yeh Hai Jalwa, Humraaz
2003Zameen, Tere Naam, Footpath (1 song: “Soorat Pe Teri Pyar Aave”)
2004Dil Maange More, Julie, Run, Bardaasht, Tum – A Dangerous Obsession, Aabra Ka Daabra, Aitraaz, Shukriya, Dil Ne Jise Apna Kahaa, Taarzan: The Wonder Car
2005Anjaane, Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi!, Kyon Ki, Koi Aap Sa, Aashiq Banaya Aapne, Iqbal (1 song: “Aankon Mein Sapna” not included in the film), Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya?, Silsiilay, Yakeen, Main Aisa Hi Hoon, Kuchh Meetha Ho Jaye, Blackmail, Insan, Vaada, Ishq Hai Tumse
2006Rocky – The Rebel, Dil Diya Hai, Aap Ki Khatir, Ahista Ahista, Anthony Kaun Hai?, Chup Chup Ke, Phir Hera Pheri, Tom Dick And Harry, 36 China Town, Humko Deewana Kar Gaye (1 song: “Tum Sansoon Mein”), Banaras, Shaadi Se Pehle, Aksar, Welcome (2 songs: “Insha Allah” and “Kola Laka Vellari”), Nanhe Jaisalmer, Darling (1 song: “Tadap”), Fear, Aap Kaa Surroor
2007Karzzzz (Remake of the 1980 film Karz), Dasavathaaram (Debuted as composer in Tamil films. Nominated – Vijay Award for Favourite Song for “Kallai Mattum”), My Name Is Anthony Gonsalves (1 song: “Tum Mile”), Radio (100th film as music director, “Mann Ka Radio” 500th song)
2010Kajraare, Milenge Milenge
2011Damadamm!, Bodyguard (All songs except for “I Love You”)
2012Khiladi 786 (Winner – Lions Favourite Path Breaking Music 19th Lions Gold Awards), Son of Sardaar (All songs except for “Yeh Jo Halki”), OMG – Oh My God! (All songs, save “Mere Nishaan” and “Hari Om”), All songs by Bol Bachchan, with the exception of “Nachle Nachle” Risky Ishhq
2013A New Love Ishtory (Released on television), Policegiri (All songs except for one), Shortcut Romeo, Special 26 (1 song: “Gore Mukhde Pe Zulfan Di Chhaavan”)
2014Action Jackson, Kick (Composed 5 songs; “Jumme Ki Raat”, Jumme Ki Raat’ Version 2″, “Tu Hi Tu”, “Tu Hi Tu Version 2”, “Tu Hi Tu (Reprise)”)
2015Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, All Is Well (Composed 3 songs: “Baaton Ko Teri”, “Tu Milade”, “YOLO”)
2016Final Cut of Director (The soundtrack was dubbed in Tamil and Telugu.), Teraa Surroor (100th Film with T-Series), Sanam Teri Kasam
2018Genius
2020Happy Hardy and Heer
2021Radhe (One song: “Dil De Diya”)
2022Middle Class Love, Raksha Bandhan
2023Apne 2 (Delayed due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic), Bad Boy (One song: “Naiyo Lagda”)
2024Badass Ravikumar

As a Playback Singer

YearFilmSongCo-singers
2003Zameen“Bas Ek Bar” (Backup Vocals)Alka Yagnik, Babul Supriyo
2005Aashiq Banaya Aapne“Aashiq Banaya Aapne”, “Aap Ki Kashish”, “Dillagi Mein Jo Beet Jaaye”Shreya Ghoshal, Krishna Beura, Ahir, Jayesh Gandhi, Shaan, Sonu Nigam, Sunidhi Chauhan, Vasundhara Das
2006Rocky – The Rebel“Junoon”, “My Love for You”, “Teri Yaad Bichake Sota Hoon”, “Laagi Chutte Na”, “Rocky Rock the World”Amrita Kak, Akriti Kakkar, Tulsi Kumar
Dil Diya Hai“Dil Diya”, “Afsana Banake”, “Mile Ho Tum To”, “Yaadan Teriyan”Himani Kapoor, Tulsi Kumar
Aap Ki Khatir“Aap Ki Khatir”, “Afsana”, “Tu Hi Mera”
Ahista Ahista“Ahista Ahista”, “Allah Kare”, “Love You”, “Aawan Akhiyan”Jayesh Gandhi, Aftab Hashmi Sabri
Anthony Kaun Hai?“Ishq Kiya Kiya”, “No Way No Way”Sunidhi Chauhan, KK
Chup Chup Ke“Shabe Firaq”, “Dil Vich Lagiya Ve”Tulsi Kumar, Sonu Nigam, Kunal Ganjawala, Akriti Kakkar
Phir Hera Pheri“Mujhko Yaad Sataye Teri”, “Ae Meri Zohrajabeen”
Tom, Dick, and Harry“Zara Jhoom Jhoom”, “Tanha Jiya Na Jaaye”, “Tere Sang Ishq”Arya, Tulsi Kumar
36 China Town“Aashiqui Meri”, “Dil Tumhare Bina”Sunidhi Chauhan, Alka Yagnik
Humko Deewana Kar Gaye“Tum Saanson Mein”Tulsi Kumar
Banaras“Kitna Pyar Kartein Hain”
Aksar“Jhalak Dikhlaja”, “Lagi Lagi”, “Mohabbat Ki Guzarish Ho Rahi Hai”Sunidhi Chauhan, Tulsi Kumar
2007Welcome“Kola Laka Vellari”
Nanhe Jaisalmer“Ulfat”, “Ranjha”, “Lamha Lamha”Sunidhi Chauhan
Darling“Tadap”Tulsi Kumar
Fear“Tanha Tanha”
Aap Kaa SurroorMultiple SongsShreya Ghoshal, Sunidhi Chauhan, Asha Bhosle, Akriti Kakkar, Shaan, Kunal Ganjawala, Amrita Kak
ApneMultiple SongsAkriti Kakkar, Shaan, Kunal Ganjawala, Amrita Kak
Fool & Final“Ek Kalsa”, “Sigdi”Jayesh Gandhi
Good Boy, Bad BoyMultiple SongsAkriti Kakkar, Himani Kapoor, Alka Yagnik, Sunidhi Chauhan, Vinit Singh
Shakalaka Boom Boom“Shakalaka Boom Boom”, “Dil Lagaayenge”, “Naamumkin”Akriti Kakkar
Namastey LondonMultiple SongsSunidhi Chauhan
Red: The Dark SideMultiple SongsHarshdeep Kaur, Akriti Kakkar
Nehlle Pe Dehlla“Dil Naiyyo Maane Re”Tulsi Kumar
2008KarzzzzMultiple SongsHarshdeep Kaur, Shreya Ghoshal, Sunidhi Chauhan, Tulsi Kumar
Dasavathaaram“Oh Oh Sanam” – RemixMahalakshmi Iyer
2009RadioMultiple SongsAditi Singh Sharma, Shreya Ghoshal, Rekha Bhardwaj, Kailash Kher
2010KajraareMultiple SongsSunidhi Chauhan, Harshdeep Kaur
Milenge MilengeMultiple SongsShreya Ghoshal
2011Damadamm!Multiple SongsPurbi Joshi, Aditi Singh Sharma, Vinit Singh, Alam Gir Khan, Palak Mucchal, Shabab Sabri, Sabina Shaikh, Rubina Shaikh, Punnu Brar, Sadhana Sargam, Vaishali Mhade, Sachin Gupta
2012Khiladi 786Multiple SongsHamsika Iyer, Yo Yo Honey Singh, Akshay Kumar, Vinit Singh, Aman Trikha
Son of SardaarMultiple SongsAman Trikha, Vikas Bhalla, Aman Trikha
OMG – Oh My God!“Don’t Worry (Hey Ram)”Benny Dayal
Bol Bachchan“Chalao Na Naino Se”, “Bol Bachchan”Shreya Ghoshal, Amitabh Bachchan, Mamta Sharma, Abhishek Bachchan, Ajay Devgan, Vinit Singh
Dangerous Ishhq“Naina Re”Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Shreya Ghoshal
2013A New Love IshtoryMultiple Songs
Shortcut RomeoMultiple SongsVinit Singh, Mika Singh
2014Action JacksonMultiple SongsNeeti Mohan, Ankit Tiwari, Shalmali Kholgade
HumshakalsMultiple SongsShalmali Kholgade, Solo
The XposéMultiple SongsYo Yo Honey Singh, Palak Muchhal, Mika Singh, Mohit Chauhan, Neeti Mohan, Shubhangi Tiwari, Shalmali Kholgade
2015Prem Ratan Dhan Payo“Bachpan Kahan”Solo
Hey Bro“Naach Meri Bulbul”Shreya Ghoshal
2016Teraa SurroorMultiple SongsBadshah, Solo, Kanika Kapoor
Sanam Teri KasamMultiple SongsSolo, Neeti Mohan
2018Genius“Tujhse Kahan Juda Hoon Main”Vineet Singh, Neeti Mohan
Hate Story 4“Aashiq Banaya Aapne (Re-make)”Neha Kakkar (Recreated by Tanishk Bagchi)
2019The Body“Jhalak Dikhlaja Reloaded”Solo (Recreated by Tanishk Bagchi)
2020Happy Hardy and HeerMultiple SongsAnusha Mani, Navraj Hans, Harshdeep Kaur, Asees Kaur, Ranu Mondal, Shannon K, Sameer Khan, Payal Dev
2022Raksha BandhanMultiple SongsSolo, Akasa Singh (Rap by: Akshay The One)
2023Zara Hatke Zara Bachke“Baby Tujhe Paap Lagega”Sachin-Jigar (Composed by Sachin-Jigar)
Bad BoyMultiple SongsSolo, Vineet Singh, Aditi Singh Sharma, Asees Kaur
2024Badass Ravikumar“Butterfly Titliyan”Solo

As a Lyricist

YearFilm  AlbumSong
2012Khiladi 786“Hookah Bar”
2016Sanam Teri Kasam“Ek Number”
2020Happy Hardy and Heer“Heer Tu Meri”, “Looteri”, “Aashiqui Mein Teri 2.0”, “Duggi”
2021Surroor 2021All songs
Moods with MelodiesAll songs (except “Tere Bagairr”, “Jhoom Baraabar Jhoom”, “Designer Lehenga”, “O Ranjhana”)
Himesh Ke Dil SeAll songs (except “Dagaa”, “Agarr Tumm Naa Hote”, “Jabb Se Tumko Dekhaa”, “Piya Ji Ke Sanng”, “Mehendi Ka Ranngg”, “Bas Tum Mere Paas Raho”, “Terri Aashiqui Ne Maarraa”)
Super Sitaara“O Mere Channa Vey”
2022Middle Class Love“Naya Pyaar Naya Ehsaas”
Himesh Ke Nagme“Pyaar Karoon”

Solo albums

YearAlbum
2006Aap Kaa Surroor
2016Aap Se Mausiiquii
2021Surroor 2021
Moods with Melodies
Himesh Ke Dil Se
Super Sitaara

Television Appearances

ShowNotes
Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge 2005As a judge. Mentor of the Jai Mata Di Let’s Rock Gharana
Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge 2007
Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge 2009
Music Ka Maha MuqqablaContestant-captain of Himesh’s Warriors along with Shreya Ghoshal, Shankar Mahadevan, Mika Singh, Shaan, and Mohit Chauhan
Sur KshetraAs a judge and captain of team India along with Atif Aslam, Asha Bhosle, Runa Laila, Abida Parveen, Ghulam Ali, Ismail Darbar, Sajjad Ali, Suresh Wadkar, and Alka Yagnik
The Voice IndiaAs a judge with Shaan, Mika Singh, and Sunidhi Chauhan
Dil Hai Hindustani 2As a guest judge – Special Episode along with Sunidhi Chauhan, Badshah, and Pritam
Love Me IndiaAs a judge with Guru Randhawa and Neha Bhasin
Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L’il Champs 2019As a guest judge with Amaal Malik, Richa Sharma, and Shaan
Super Dancer Chapter 4
Superstar SingerAs a judge with Javed Ali and Alka Yagnik
Indian Idol 11As a judge, replacing Anu Malik with Neha Kakkar and Vishal Dadlani
Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L’il Champs 2020As a judge, replacing Udit Narayan and Kumar Sanu with Javed Ali and Alka Yagnik
Indian Idol 12As a judge with Neha Kakkar, Sonu Kakkar, Vishal Dadlani, and Anu Malik
Sa Re Ga Ma Pa: Sapnon Ki ShuruwaatAs a judge with Vishal Dadlani and Shankar Mahadevan
Superstar Singer 2As a judge with Javed Ali and Alka Yagnik
Indian Idol 13As a judge with Neha Kakkar and Vishal Dadlani

Himesh Reshammiya School Of Music

Reshammiya is getting ready to open a “Himesh Reshammiya School Of Music.” There will be ten sections, like Rock, Sufi-Rock, Indian classical singing, playing instruments, pop, and more. Each section will have three types of courses for professionals, hobbyists, and beginners. Reshammiya plans to open eight schools, each in a big space of 25,000 square feet, in the four main cities of India.

Family

Father NameVipin Reshammiya (Music Director)
Mother NameMadhu Reshammiya (Housewife)
Brother NameNot Known (Elder, Died)
Sister NameNone

Physical Appearance

Himesh Reshammiya is about 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs around 70 kg and 154 lbs. His chest is 40 inches, waist is 32 inches, and biceps are 14 inches. He has black eyes and black hair, which gives him a unique and charming look.

Himesh Reshammiya Height
Height (Approx.)in centimeters – 170 cm
in meters – 1.70 m
in feet inches – 5’ 7”
Weight (Approx.)in kilograms – 70 kg
in pounds – 154 lbs
Body Measurements– Chest: 40 Inches
– Waist: 32 Inches
– Biceps: 14 Inches
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack

Relationship Status

Himesh Reshammiya Wife
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseSonia Kapoor (Actress, m.2018-present)
Komal (m.1995-div.2017)
ChildrenSon– Swayam

Net Worth & Salary

Himesh Reshammiya has about $10 million, which is roughly ₹73 crore in Indian Rupees. He gets around Rs. 4 lakh as his salary. His cool collection of cars and bikes includes a Lamborghini Urus, a Ferrari F8 Tributo, a Rolls Royce Cullinan, a Bentley Bentayga, and a Maserati Levante. He makes money by singing, acting, and being on reality shows.

Himesh Reshammiya Net Worth
Net Worth in USD (Approx.)$10 Million
Net Worth in Indian Rupees (Approx.)₹73 crore
Salary (Approx.) Rs. 4 Lakh
Car & Bike CollectionLamborghini Urus, a Ferrari F8 Tributo, a Rolls Royce Cullinan, a Bentley Bentayga, and a Maserati Levante
Income SourceSinging, Acting, Reality Shows

Social Media Handles

Instagram @realhimesh
Facebook @HimeshReshammiyaOnline
Twitter @HimeshOnline
YouTube @himeshreshammiyaofficial

Favorite Things

PerfumeCool Water by Davidoff
FilmsDiwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge
FoodsGrilled Chicken
DestinationSwitzerland
ActorSalman Khan
ColorOrange

Awards

YearAwardCategoryFilm/SongsStatus
2003Filmfare AwardsBest Music DirectorHumraazNominated
IIFA AwardsBest Music DirectorTere NaamNominated
2004Filmfare AwardsBest Music DirectorTere NaamNominated
Star Screen AwardsBest Music DirectorTere NaamWon
Zee Cine AwardsBest Music DirectorTere NaamWon
2005Zee Cine AwardsBest Music DirectorAitraazNominated
IIFA AwardsBest Music DirectorAitraazNominated
2006Filmfare AwardsBest Male Playback“Aashiq Banaya Aapne” (Aashiq Banaya Aapne)Won
      –Best Music DirectorAashiq Banaya AapneNominated
Star Screen AwardsBest Music DirectorAashiq Banaya AapneNominated
Zee Cine AwardsBest Playback (Male)“Aashiq Banaya Aapne” (Aashiq Banaya Aapne)Won
        –Best Music DirectorMaine Pyaar Kyun Kiya?Nominated
        –Best Music DirectorAashiq Banaya AapneNominated
IIFA AwardsBest Male Playback“Aashiq Banaya Aapne” (Aashiq Banaya Aapne)Won
        –Best Music DirectorAashiq Banaya AapneNominated
Star Guild AwardsBest Music DirectorAashiq Banaya AapneNominated
2007Filmfare AwardsBest Male Playback“Jhalak Dikhlaja” (Aksar)Nominated
  Best Music DirectorAksarNominated
Zee Cine AwardsBest Playback (Male)“Jhalak Dikhlaja” (Aksar)Nominated
        –Best Music DirectorAksarNominated
2008Filmfare AwardsBest Male DebutAap Kaa SurroorNominated
Star Guild AwardsBest Music DirectorTere NaamNominated
IIFA AwardsBest Male Playback“Aashiq Banaya Aapne” (Aashiq Banaya Aapne)Won
        –Best Music DirectorAashiq Banaya AapneNominated
Stardust AwardsSuperstar of Tomorrow (Male)Aap Kaa SurroorNominated
2011Star Guild AwardsBest Music DirectorBodyguardWon
BIG Star Entertainment AwardsBest Music DirectorBodyguardWon
        –Best Song of The Year“Teri Meri” (Bodyguard)Won
Stardust AwardsBreakthrough Supporting Performance (Male)Khiladi 786Won
Mirchi Music AwardsAlbum of The YearBodyguardNominated
        –Music Composer of The Year“Teri Meri” (Bodyguard)
2012Zee Cine AwardsBest Music DirectorBodyguardWon
2014BIG Star Entertainment AwardsBest Music DirectorKickNominated
        –Best Music DirectorThe XposéNominated
2015Filmfare AwardsBest Music DirectorKickNominated
Star Screen AwardsBest Music DirectorKickNominated
Zee Cine AwardsBest Music DirectorPrem Ratan Dhan PayoWon
        –Best SongPrem Ratan Dhan Payo (Title Track)Nominated
BIG Star Entertainment AwardsBest Music DirectorPrem Ratan Dhan PayoWon
        –Best SongPrem Ratan Dhan Payo (Title Track)Nominated
Stardust AwardsBest Music DirectorPrem Ratan Dhan PayoNominated
2016Zee Cine AwardsBest Song of The Year“Prem Ratan Dhan Payo” (Prem Ratan Dhan Payo)Won

Controversy 

Himesh Reshammiya once said that RD Burman sang in a nasal voice. This upset Asha Bhosle, who replied, “If anyone claims Burman-Saab sang through his nose, they deserve a slap.” Himesh was surprised by her reaction, saying, “I never meant to insult Pancham-da (Burman). I learned music from Laxmikant-Pyarelal and Pancham-da. I don’t know what went wrong.”

Arijit recently apologized to Salman in public, grabbing everyone’s attention. This happened after Salman’s impressive Sultan trailer. The incident highlights Salman’s industry influence. Arijit joins a list of singers like Sonu Nigam, Himesh Reshammiya, and AR Rahman who’ve had disagreements with Salman.

The Indian Idol season was full of controversies. The biggest issue came up when Amit Kumar revealed that he was told to say nice things about the contestants. Fans were also annoyed by the judges, Neha Kakkar’s overly dramatic reactions, and Himesh Reshammiya’s cheesy comments.

17 Facts About Himesh Reshammiya

  1. Himesh began creating music for Bollywood in 1998 with the film “Pyar Kiya To Darna Kya,” and the songs became very popular.
  2. He gained fame for his unique high-pitched singing style.
  3. At 16, he left school to become a music director and TV producer.
  4. The music he created for the 2003 movie “Tere Naam” is considered one of the best-selling Bollywood albums.
  5. He got married at just 21 years old.
  6. Himesh judged TV shows like Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge, Music Ka Maha Muqqabla, Sa Ra Ga Ma Pa Little Champs, Sur Kshetra, and The Voice India.
  7. He had an older brother who passed away at the age of 11.
  8. In 2005, he won a Filmfare Award for Best Male Playback Singer for the song “Aashiq Banaya Aapne.”
  9. His father, Vipin Reshammiya, also produced the Bollywood movie “Insaf Ki Jung” in 1988.
  10. Himesh is the son of Vipin Reshammiya and Madhu Reshammiya.
  11. Himesh Reshammiya and Emraan Hashmi were ruling together in the years 2005, 2006, and 2007.
  12. Himesh’s father, Vipin, started a film called “Shaktishaali” in 1981 with a cast including Ashok Kumar and Rakesh Roshan, but it was never completed.
  13. Himesh has worked as a producer, lyricist, writer, background music composer, playback singer, and actor in various Bollywood films.
  14. He first gained attention in the entertainment industry as the music director for “Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya” in 1998.
  15. He started his playback singing career with the movie “Aashiq Banaya Aapne” in 2005, earning him the Filmfare Best Male Playback Award.
  16. Nominated for the Filmfare award for Best Male Debut for his role in “Aap Kaa Surroor – The Real Luv Story” in 2007.
  17. He has been a mentor on the reality TV show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge multiple times.

The Final Spin  

Himesh began his musical journey early, with a passion for music running in his family. Despite facing challenges, he became a sensation in Bollywood with his catchy tunes. He not only sang but also acted and directed, constantly evolving and keeping audiences entertained. 

FAQs

Is Himesh Reshammiya from Gujarat?

Yes, Himesh Reshammiya was born in Dungar, Gujarat, on July 23, 1973.

What education does Himesh Reshammiya have?

Himesh Reshammiya completed a Commerce degree at S.E.S. College in Mumbai.

Why is Himesh Reshammiya famous?

Himesh Reshammiya’s known for his unique singing style and contributions to Indian music as a singer, music director, and actor.

What was Himesh Reshammiya’s first song?

His debut as a music composer was with the song ‘Odh Li Chunariya’ in the 1998 film ‘Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya’.

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