Neha Kakkar Wiki Biography:- Neha Kakkar is a popular Indian Singer who was born in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand. She is also being popular as the younger sister of singer composer Tony Kakkar and playback singer Sonu Kakkar.
Neha initially used to perform at religious events at a mere age of four and has also participated in the second season of the singing reality show “Indian Idol” and was eliminated early from the show. She then made her Bollywood debut with the song “Hai Rama” in the year 2008 in the film Meerabai Not Out.
Neha then rose to prominence with the release of the dance track “Second Hand Jawani” from the movie Cocktail and then her several other popular party songs like “Sunny Sunny” from Yaariyan and “London Thumakda” from Queen became popular.
Neha Kakkar is quite popular on social media. She has over 55.5M followers on Instagram. Besides Instagram Neha is also very popular on Facebook and has around 29M followers on Facebook.
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|Real Name||Neha Kakkar|
|Date Of Birth||June 6, 1988|
|Birth Place||Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India|
Neha Kakkar Career
- After her participation in the Indian Idol show, Neha started doing various concerts and event performances across the world.
- In the year 2008, She released her debut album with the name Neha The Rockstar in which she performed some romantic songs and its music was given by Meet Bros.
- Then in 2008, Neha made her Bollywood debut with the song “Hai Rama” in the movie Meerabai Not Out (2008) when she was called by her friend from the studio of composer Sandesh Shandilya, who was in need of a new voice for recording this song.
- She was then featured in the theme song composed by A.R. Rahman of Blue in 2009 where she provided the chorus vocals.
- Neha made her acting debut in 2010. She portrayed the role of a college student in Sooraj Barjatya’s film Isi Life Mein…! (2010).
- She has also sung in other languages and made her singing debut in the Kannada and Telugu music industry in the year 2010 and performed a total of four tracks for Sandeep Chowta.
- Neha came into spotlight in 2012, when she collaborated with the composer Pritam for the dance track “Second Hand Jawani” from the movie Cocktail.
- Her major rise came in 2014, with the release of three popular songs, first one was with Indian Star Yo Yo Honey Singh for the film Yaariyan, then second was Bollywood’s first trance number, “Manali Trance” from movie The Shaukeens, which was recorded in just twenty-five minutes and the third one was her first work with Amit Trivedi, a wedding song titled “London Thumakda”.
Neha Kakkar Age, Height, Weight
Neha Kakkar’s age is 32 years. She is 4 feet 10 inches tall and weight 50 is kgs. Neha’s eyes and hairs colour are Brown and Black respectively. Her body measurements are 32-26-32.
Neha Kakkar Family
Her father’s name is Rishikesh Kakkar and he used to sell samosa outside a college for a living. Her mother’s name is Niti Kakkar. She also has 2 siblings, an elder sister named Sonu Kakkar who is a playback singer and an elder brother named Tony Kakkar who is also a Singer and Composer.
Married Life & Boyfriend
Neha Kakkar is Married. She is married to a Punjabi singer Rohanpreet Singh on 24th October 2020 in a Gurdwara in Delhi. Before her marriage Neha has also dated Actor Himansh Kohli from 2014 to 2018.
Some Interesting Facts About Neha Kakkar
- Neha completed her schooling from a school in Delhi named New Holy Public School.
- She used to sing Bhajans and Aartis at religious events at the age of 4.
- Neha Kakkar is currently one of the most followed Indian celebrities on social media in India with more than 55.5 million followers on Instagram.
- She has even written and dedicated a song to Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan with the title ‘SRK anthem’.
- Neha has performed in over 1000 live concerts around the globe.
- Neha Kakkar was even the contestant on Indian Idol season 2 but she got eliminated.
- She is not a trained singer and has never gone to any music school to learn singing.
- One of Neha’s favourite actor is Shah Rukh Khan.
- Neha’s favourite actresses is Jacqueline Fernandez.
- She is a huge fan of musicians are Bohemia, Nyvaan, A.R.Rahman, Yo Yo Honey Singh and Shannon Donald.
- She likes singing a lot.
Neha Kakkar’s Salary and Net Worth
She has a net worth over of $3.5 Million USD and her income sources are mainly her Singing and Live Concerts.
Neha Kakkar likes Singing and Travelling a lot. Her favourite foods are Moong Dal Halwa, French Fries, Rasgulla and Ragi Chips. She also likes taking Selfies too.