Anuj Sharma is an Indian singer and runner up in the Second season of
competition. He was born in Rehan, Himachal Pradesh and currently he lives in Mumbai. His parents are Yograj Sharma and Payari Devi. His father is a retired teacher. He has an elder brother named
and a younger sister named Anupam. According to Anuj, his brother was the reason behind the success of his music career. He was a good singer and an excellent performer, since when he was small. Also, he is a good cricket player and he is interested in reading cartoon books and watching TV series. He completed his primary and secondary education at Government Secondary School of Rehan. Later, he entered to Wajir Ram Sing Government College in Dehri to continue his higher studies in traditional music. During his college studies, he took part in singing competitions. During his first year in college, he became the best singer in an in an inter-college singing competition. After winning the competition, he became a well-known singer in Himachal Pradesh. During his college studies, he did some Himachali folk albums. Anuj completed his Masters degree in music at Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar. And also he has a diploma in Music recording. He participated inter-university and within university singing competitions while completing his Masters. After completing his Masters degree, he joined his university staff as a music lecturer. After three years, he moved to
and started his own music studio. Anuj began his singing career in 1996 and he has recorded more than 40 folk albums for several recording labels. His first folk album is “Rat Payee Gume De Naale”, which was released on 1996. Later, he worked in “All India Radio” for several years.
In the year 2010, he participated the second season of Indian Idol competition and he was among the three finalists. During his Indian Idol performances, he received excellent responses from the judging panel. Anuj Sharma follows
style and he became very popular in India. His very first solo album is “khwaab” and it was released under Universal Music label. He started film playback singing with the film named “Fulmu Ranju”. Anju Sharma has performed so many musical shows both in India and abroad. He has performed 1530 shows including Shoolini Fair Solan, Lotus Institute of Management Bareilly 2015 and Pattaya Thailand.