Diljit Dosanjh, born on 6 January 1984, in Jalandhar district, Punjab, India, is a Singer by profession. His genres being Bhangra and Punjabi, he has also acted in Punjabi movies. He is about to make his Bollywood début with Udta Punjab. He will be working with Shahid Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor, and Alia Bhatt. Diljit does not belong to a musical family. His Father Balbir Singh Dosanjh is a Punjab railway employee and his mother, a Housewife. This heartthrob of young Punjabi's started singing Sikh music at local gurdwaras. In school, he often did Kirtans.

His first album was Ishq Da Uda Ada. It released in 2000, with Finetune Cassettes of T-series. Bablu Mahindra composed the music, and Balvir Boparai was the lyricist. His second Finetone album Dil released in 2004. Both didn’t do much for his career. He gained popularity with his third album called Smile. The album included tracks Nach Diya Allhar and Kuwariyan. He went on to release more singles and his sixth album The Next Level with eight tracks. The album won him the Best Folk Pop Album at the PTC Punjabi Music Awards. Diljit entered Punjabi films with The Lion of Punjab in 2011 followed by Jihne Mera Dil Luteya. The latter saw a huge opening day, weekend as well as a week. The opening week grossed 26.5 million in Punjab itself. The Lion of Punjab featured the track Lak 28 Kudi Da, starring Yo Yo Honey Singh as well, is a major success even today. He won most popular singer of the year at the PTC Punjabi Film Awards for the song.

Diljit again collaborated with Yo Yo Honey Singh in the hit album International Villager. He sang Bollywood songs, including Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya and Aidaan Hi Nachna from Yamla Pagla Deewana 2. He went on to act in Punjabi movies. His Jatt & Juliet became the biggest hits in Punjab Film Industry where he played the lead role. Saadi Love Story, starring Amrinder Gill and the Hate Story 3 actress Surveen Chawla was a flop. Disco Singh also featured Surveen Chawla and shot in Delhi NCR. He made a special appearance in the Bollywood movie Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya. He won Best Actor for The Lion of Punjab, Jatt & Juliet, Jatt & Juliet 2 and Jihne Mera Dil Luteya at the PTC Punjabi Film Awards. He has a successful career as a Punjabi Actor.

In 2015 his Patiala Peg won him the Brit Asia TV World Music Awards for Best Single World and Best Male Act. He made a special appearance in Comedy Nights Live. Diljit sang a duet in Coke Studio MTV Season 4 in 2015, Ki Banu Duniya Da broadcasted in MTV India. He wants to make a new Punjabi song that becomes a worldwide hit like the Korean single Gangnam Style. His upcoming works include Punjabi movie Jihne Mera Dil Luteya 2 as an actor. He will act in Bollywood movies Udta Punjab, Phillauri, and Baadshaho. Diljit has always treated Stumbling blocks as stepping-stones. His fans love him. He got married in 2012 to a California-based girl and had a son. Excitement has always been his promise. With songs like Pannga, he took fans definitely to The Next Level.

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Born in Dosanjh Kalan, a village near Jalandhar, Punjab, to a Sikh family, Diljit Dosanjh is an Indian singer, actor, and TV presenter. Even though his hometown is a small, unknown village, today he is recognized as one of the leading vocalists in the Punjab music industry. As an actor, he has delivered many successes like, “Jatt& Juliet”, “Jatt& Juliet 2”, “Punjab 1984”, and “Sardar Ji”. These movies are included among the most fruitful projects in the Punjab film industry. He has one sister and one brother. He did his schooling in “Al Manar Public School” and at the same time as his schooling, he began to sing Sikh songs in religious places (Gurudwaras). His first step into the music industry was his first solo track and music video, “Ishq Da Uda Ada”, which was produced by “Finestone Cassettes”.

In the year 2004, his second album, “Dil” was launched which was not successful commercially, just as the first one. From the year 2004-2010, he released his third album, “Smile”, which earned a lot of popularity because of the singles, “PagganPochviyanWaale” and “NachDiyanAlranKuwariyan”. In the year 2006, his next album, “IshqHo Gaya” was launched and further in the year, 2008, another album called, “ Chocolate” was out. Then in the year 2011, Diljit decided to delve into the mainstream Punjabi films with a debut lead role in the movie, “The Lion of Punjab.” The movie wasn’t a blockbuster by any means. But the track, “Lak 28 Kudi Da” was a huge success. His movie, “Jinhe Mera Dil Lutiya” was fairly a successful one, though.

Diljit has collaborated with the famous Indian rapper, Honey Singh, sang for the soundtrack of the Bollywood movie, “Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya”, and sang another soundtrack for the movie, “YamlaPaglaDeewana”, and became the first South Asian performer to visit Google headquarters in the US. Diljit Dosanjh is connected with the brands, Coca-Cola and Flipkart. As a philanthropist, he has established his own NGO named, “Saanjh Foundation” that pays attention to disadvantaged children and seniors.

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Diljit Dosanjh, this Punjabi bloke, landed on earth on 6th June, 1984. His occupations are that of an Indian singer, actor and television presenter. He is widely recognised as one of the leading entertainers in the Punjab music industry. He has also been spotted in many of the noticeable hits – 2012 film Jatt and Juliet, 2013 film Jatt and Juliet 2, Punjab 1984 and 2015 film Sardar ji. All these movies have proved to mark a meandering but uplifting phase in his career. Ishq da uda ada was his first-ever recorded solo music video for his 2000 album, produced under Finetone Cassettes.

The music was put together by Bablu Mahindra and the lyrics were carved out meticulously by Balvir Boparai. Diljith Dosanjh also functioned as the playback singer for all the 8 tracks. His second album Dil hit the charts in 2004. Unfortunately, both of these albums failed to nurture a turning point in the music industry. His third album Smile opened the tracks for his soaring career and sky rocketed with its release. The net slot of his album releases were ’Ishq ho gaya’ and ’Chocolate’. Further moving up the stairs, he released four new singles – Bhagat Singh, No Tension, Power of Duets and Dance with Me.

His singing career went on to attain new heights and he soon became a name of content. Thereafter, the industry soon saw Diljit’s entry into mainstream Punjabi movies. He debuted with The Lion of Punjab. Though the movie couldn’t harness much attention, his track Lak 28 kudi da was a massive success. His second movie Jihne Mera Dil Lutiya was released featuring Gippy Grewal and Neeru Bajwa. This movie managed to churn up some interest among the viewers.

Diljit also released 3 different singles in 2011: Caty eyes, Dharti, and Chustiyan. He has also waved his talent in Bollywood where he sang a soundtrack in Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya. Recently, he was seen as one of the lead roles in Udta Punjab. He won the PTC Punjabi Film Award for Best Actor for Jatt and Juliet. In 2015, he sang a duet song in Coke Studio MTV Season 4, Ki banu duniya da. He is the brand ambassador for Coca-Cola India in Punjab.

He has engulfed a series of awards for both his acting and singing prowess including Punjab music awards for best folk pop album, most popular song of the year, best pop vocalist male and his success seems to grow with each win. Immensely loaded with valued potential, Diljit Dosanjh is a wonder bestowed upon the recognising industry.

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Dharampreet

Dharampreet is a renowned Punjabi singer. He was born in 1976 as Bhupinder Dharma in Bilaspur, Moga District in Punjab to Balvir Kaur. After completing his studies, he studied music at dhadi Gurbax Singh Albela in Buraj Village. He started his singing career in the year 1993 after the release of his first album, Khatra Hai Sohanya Nu that made him a household name in Punjab. His next album, Dil Naal Khed’di Rahi was released in 1997, which became a huge success and made him an overnight star. Dharampreet’s later albums like Parh Satgur Di Bani, Aina Kade Vi Nahi Roya, and Ajj Sada Dil Torh Ta, made the music companies earned a lot of profit. Most of the tracks he released became popular and due to his unique style of singing, he was called as the King of Punjabi Sad Songs. After more than two decades, he had released over 15 albums including his last album, Emotion of Heart (2010). Since then, he confined in working at local shows only. On the night of June 8, 2015, Dharampreet committed suicide by hanging himself in a ceiling fan at his house in Bathinda. It was after his show in Amritsar, while his wife, Mandeep Kaur, and son were not at home. According to his mother, the Punjabi singer would often say that the ceiling fan will take his life. When he did not open the door until the next morning, his mother called for help to forced open the door. According to reports, Dharampreet has suffered depression due to a fall down on his career. His body was cremated in Bilaspur.

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Hardy Sandhu

Hardevinder Singh Sandhu recognized widely by the name Hardy Sandhu is an Indian actor and singer of Punjabi origin. He was born in Patiala city in the state of Punjab. He is popular at singing Punjabi and Hindi songs. He has delivered amazing songs and albums and got huge appreciation from his listeners. He is not only into composing and singing but he has also performed in films. His debut movie was titled “Yaaran Di Katchup” which came out in the year 2014. This film featured outstanding actors like Jaswinder Bhalla, Yuvika Chaudhary and Hardy Sanshu himself to name a few. This film was a Punjabi comedy flick directed by Abhay Baiju Chabbra and produced by Vikram Bansal. His music is distributed by some of the known music companies like Sony Music, T-Series, Virsa Arts and 9X Tashan. His recent album title song “Hornn Blow” has gained huge popularity and is a super-hit amongst the public. His previous album titled “This is Hardy Sandhu” was also a great success for him and earned him a place in the people’s hearts. Before becoming the widely known singer he was a cricketer and has also represented the Punjab state team many times while he used to play. His first ambition in his life was to become a successful cricketer and to represent India in international cricket by being a part of the Indian Cricket Team. But unfortunately, his dream of being a cricketer got ruined with an injury. After coming back from this shock, he received training from Sh. Nirmal Singh in classical and folk singing. Later on, he went on collaborating with DJ’s to deliver outstanding songs to listen to. He is still unmarried though he got spotted with an unnamed girl in the pictures on social media who is rumored to be his girlfriend. Hardy sang a song titled “Soch” for which he alleged Arijit Singh to copy his song and sing it in film “Airlift” for which he said that he is upset. Hardy Sandhu in a recent post on social media has promised that will come out with his next song for his new album. His fans are waiting for this surprise and this will be a huge one for them.

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