Sonu Nigam Age, Wife, Children, Family, Career, Biography & More

Sonu Nigam Biography

Sonu Nigam‘s biography is of interest subject to every one. Today we are going to present Sonu Nigam’s height, age, girlfriend, family, education, likes and dislikes, career, earnings, etc. In a word, he is one of the top rising stars in India as a singer. He has a special reputation not only in his own country but all over the world. So let’s know the special and important information about him.

General Information

Name:Sonu Nigam
Profession:Singer, Music Director
Age:50 Years, 11 Month, 10 Days (LIVE)
Wife:Madhurima Nigam

Personal Information

NameSonu Nigam
Birth NameN/A
Nick NameSonu
Height5 Feet 7 Inch
Body MeasurementChest: 40” – Waist: 32” – Biceps: 12”
Weight66 Kg
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack
Date of Birth30 July 1973
Age (Current)50 Years, 11 Month, 10 Days
Present AddressMumbai
HometownDelhi, India
SignatureSonu Nigam's Signature


SchoolJ.D. Tyler School, Delhi
CollegeUniversity of Delhi, New Delhi
Educational StatusGraduate


FoodPaneer makhanwala, paneer kofta, gulab jamun, butter chicken and tandoori chicken.
Actor/ActressActors: Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan
Actresses: Madhuri Dixit and Marlyn Monroe
MusiciansMohammed Rafi, Lata Mangeshkar, Micheal Jackson, Whitney Houston, George Michael, Michael Bolton, Cliff Richards, Mariah Carey.
SingersMohammed Rafi, Lata Mangeshkar
Song Writer
Song“Duniya Rang Rangeeli Wah Wah” by K.L. Saigal
BookDon’t Sweat the Small Things by Richard Carlson
HobbiesGymming, Reading
FilmsBollywood: Amar Prem, Kunwara Baap, Half Ticket, Sholay
Hollywood: The Sixth Sense
ColourBlack & White
Holiday DestinationsGreece, Egypt, New Zealand


Father (Singer)

Agam Kumar Nigam

Agam Kumar Nigam


Shobha Nigam

Shobha Nigam



No Profile Image Available Male


Meenal and Nikita

Meenal and Nikita


Madhurima Nigam

Madhurima Nigam

Child (Son)






DebutSinging:  Bewafa Sanam (1995, Bollywood)
Album:  Rafi Ki Yaadein Vol 10-20 (1993)
Music Direction:  Sooper Se Ooper (2013)
Film Actor:  Jaani Dushman: Ek Anokhi Kahani (2002)
Career beginningsSonu Nigam began his singing career at the age of three when he joined his father on stage to sing Mohammad Rafi’s “Kya Hua Tera Wada”. 
Singing JourneyHe accompanied his father on his singing assignments at weddings and parties. He moved to Mumbai with his father to begin his Bollywood singing career at the age of 18.
Career Turning PointThe year 1999 proved to be a turning point of his career, as his album “Deewana” was released and became a huge hit
Musical styleRomantic, Rock, Devotional, Ghazal, and Patriotic songs
AwardsAwards, Honours, Achievements:
• Best Male Playback Singer, for the song “Kal Ho Naa Ho”, from the film Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003); at the 51st National Film Awards

Filmfare Awards:
• Best Male Playback Award, for the song “Saathiya”, from the film Saathiya (2002)
• Best Male Playback Singer, for the song “Kal Ho Naa Ho”, from the film Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003)
• Haryana Gaurav Samman by the Haryana Government

Career statistics

Singing Roles

1993-1999Sonu Nigam released his first song “O Aasman Wale” from the movie Aaja Meri Jaan (1993). He released his first album “Rafi Ki Yaadein” in 1993. After this, he sang in some movies, including Muqabla (1993), Veerta (1993), Sainik (1993), Meherban (1993), Shabnam (1993), Kasam Teri Kasam (1993), Bheega Bheega Sa (1998), Aag (1994), Khuddar (1994), Hulchul (1994), Stuntman (1994), Ramjaane (1995), Khiladiyon ka Khiladi (1996), Gaddaar (1995), Sarfarosh (1999), Dand Nayak (1998), Dil Se (1998), Jaanwar (1999), Mast (1999), Sangharsh (1999), Barsaat (1995), Aur Pyar Ho Gaya (1997), Badal (1999), Dulhe Raja (1998), Jeet (1996), Hero No. 1 (1997), Soldier (1998), Jeans (1998), Devta (1998), Cheetah (1994), Maharaja (1998), Himmatvar (1996), Shera (1999), Sooryavansham (1999), etc. He began hosting the TV show, Sa Re Ga Ma in 1995 and sang “Accha Sila Diya” for the film Bewafa Sanam, achieving greater success. In the same year, he sang the Anu Malik-composed song “Sandese Aate Hai” in Border and performed the Nadeem-Shravan-composed song “Yeh Dil Deewana” in Pardes in 1997. Nigam’s album Deewana, with music directed by Sajid–Wajid, was released by T-Series in 1999.
2010-presentIn 2011, Nigam collaborated with Britney Spears on a remix of her “I Wanna Go” track, and with DJ Avicii on his song “Indian Levels”, produced by Avicii in 2012 He composed the title track of the film Singh Saab The Great in 2013 and has also composed music for other films including Sooper Se Ooper and Jal, in collaboration with percussionist Bickram Ghosh in the same year.

He was ranked the Number 1 artist on the US Billboard Uncharted charts twice in September and October 2013.
In September 2015, Nigam recorded a song with the music director Khayyam for the upcoming project titled Gulam Bandhu.

Acting Roles

2002Jaani Dushman: Ek Anokhi KahaniVivek Saxena
2003Kash Aap Hamare HoteJai Kumar
2004Love in NepalAbby
2005Navra Maza NavsachaGuest appearance in a song
2013WarningGuest appearance in the song “Takeedein”
2016Raakh (2016 film)Guest appearance in the song ‘Bas Itna Hai Kahena’
2019SpotlessLead Role


SalaryRs. 5-7 Lakh/song
Total Income$ 8 million

Style Collection

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Sonu Nigam’s House

Sonu Nigam's Car Collection

Sonu Nigam’s Cars

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