Ayaan Khan is an Indian classical musician. He is famous for playing the sarod, a stringed instrument.Likewise, he hosted the popular show Sa Re Ga Ma along with his brother, Amaan Ali Khan, and father, Amjad Ali Khan. He is the singer recognized not only at national level but known internationally.
With his talent and dedication, Khan didn’t take long to establish himself as a professional musician. He usually worked with his musician father and older brother. He performed the song for Indian activist and leader of independence movement Mahatma Gandhi on 2007 album.
Ayaan Khan: Early Life and Personal Details
Ayaan Khan was born Ayaan Ali Bangash on 5 September 1979 in Delhi, India. His father Amjad Ali Khan is a musician whereas his mother Subhalakshmi Barua Khan is also a classical dancer. He grew up along with his brother Amaan Ali Khan.
Ayaan is a married man. This Virgo zodiac musician tied the knot with Neema Sharma on 21 February 2008. His wife, Sharma is an amateur painter. The duo shares a strong bond with both being an artist. They have twins children born in August 2012.
Ayaan Khan: Career
Khan learned music from his father from the very young age. He along with his brother soon joined the concert tours with their father in the late 1980s. They use to perform at Carnegie Hall.Their collaborated work Moksha released by Real World Records earned a Grammy nomination. The trio together released an array of albums such as Saroarod Ghar, The Legendary Lineage, Sarod Maestro Amjad Ali Khan, Sarod for Harmony and many others.
Moreover, Ayaan released his first solo album Raga Bageshwari in 1999 followed by Footsteps, Raga Shree, Sonata and Chords of Devotion. His combined work with his brother includes albums such as Raga Puriya Kalyan, Rageshwari, Strings Attached, Reincarnation Mystic Dunes, Truth, Passion, and Dreamz. The brothers also co-hosted a Zee TV’s show Sa Re Ga Ma for several years.
Khan has accomplished a lot throughout his career. In 2006 MTV India honored his team with Lycra Style Award whereas they also received NEWS24 JASHN-E-YOUNGISTAN. They received the Global Music Awards for their incredible work in the global music industry.
In 2007, he sang for the Parliament of India with his family. Likewise, he continued his work and released Sufi music entitled Rang in 2012 and Headwaters in 2013. He and his brother also wrote a book with respect to their father named Abba: God’s Greatest Gift To Us.
Ayaan Khan: Net worth
Khan is a critically acclaimed musician and earns a decent amount of money from his career. Even though his current estimated net worth is still under review, it’s a certain fact that his earnings is not less than a million.
As one of the most demanded musicians, he is living a lavish life along with his family. During his career journey, Ayaan got an opportunity to travel a lot within the national and international boundary. He spends most of his leisure time with his friends and family.