Aqeel Ali, now famously known as Dj Aqeel, was born on 23rd November, 1977, in Hyderabad, India. He was drawn towards music as a child. He always dreamt of a music career for himself in the future. Today, he is famous for his compositions and mixes all around the world. He started playing at a very young age and started practicing at various gigs as well.
In his twenties, he made a mix called "Shake it Daddy", which got him a lot of recognition. This mix of his paved the way for the start of his career in the music industry.
He soon moved to Mumbai, from Hyderabad, as it is the hub of the music industry in India. He met
Farah Khan Ali
, who is also the daughter of the famous Bollywood actor,
, and the sister of
, who is well known for his roles in
Main Hoon Na
, Mission Istanbul, etc. His meeting with Farah Khan Ali was very accidental, but totally meant to be. Even though they came from different family backgrounds, they hit it off from the very beginning. Farah Khan Ali recently opened up about how their relationship was the most spoken about in parties. They then decided to take their long lasting relationship to the next level. They soon got married with their parent's blessings and have two children today. His story with her is now a new inspiring love story.
He has two children namely Azaan Ali, who was born on 7th May, 2002, and Fizaa Ali, who was born on 2nd April, 2005. He is happy and well settled in Mumbai with his family. Other than his career as a DJ, he also has the ownership of many clubs and hotels.
He owns Hype club in Mumbai and Delhi.
He has a very successful music career today. He performs at various pubs and clubs. He is one of the highly demanded DJ’s in the country. He gets booked months in advance now. But like every other artist, he always kept striving for more. He has now decided to give his try on music direction in Bollywood. In a recent interview, he revealed that he is working on his music direction skills and is going to release various Bollywood tracks. He is very excited about his new direction in the music career.
He is recognized for many of his mixes from Bollywood that includes various hits of Bollywood.