Born on, in Mumbai, to a middle-class family, Amey Date concluded his graduation from Ruperal College in Mumbai, Maharashtra. His parents divorced when he was quite young. People remember him as a contestant in the second season of Sony Television's Indian Idol Indian Idol is a very popular singing reality show >> Read More... Indian Idol in the year 2005-06. He managed to reach the top 4 of the competition and was hailed by many as a future playback singer.

One may remember the time he was eliminated from the show; the judges walked out of the show to show their disapproval. The top 5 contestants got to make an album with the producer. Some may also remember him, as a contestant on Jo Jeeta Wohi Superstar on Star Plus, though he was eliminated pretty early. After series of failure in reality shows, he was seen doing stage shows. Now 36, he was last seen singing a devotional song, ‘Tu Mane Bhagwan.’