Shekhar Ravjiani is a singer and music composer. He has given a number of hits songs to Bollywood movies as a composer duo along with Vishal Dadlani. He is also an actor and made his debut from the movie “Neerja” opposite to Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor which was released in 2016.
Born on 29th November 1987, Kutch, Gujarat, India, he along with his duo-mate has given music in the movies such as “Om Shanti Om”, “I Hate Luv Story”, “ABCD-Any Body Can Dance” and much more to famous stars Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar, Ranbir Kapoor and so on.
Shekhar Ravjiani’s Early Life
From childhood, Shekhar was passionate about music and was supported by his parents too. His father, Hasmukh Ravjiani was a share trader and also a music enthusiast. He started learning music at the age of 8 from Niaz Ahmed Khan.
He is married to Chhaya Ravjiani and is blessed with a daughter Bipasha. After all, he is a good husband as well as a good father. He spent most of the time with his family. His height includes 5’9″ and has a weight of 143 lbs.
Shekhar Ravjiani ‘s Career
Born in a musician family, he diverted his career in music too. He started his career as a participant in singing reality show “Sa Re Ga Ma Pa” shown on Zee TV.He made his first debut from the movie “Pyaar Mein Kabhi Kabhi” which was released in 1999.
Shekhar first met Vishal on the set of the studio where he was giving his first songs to the movie at South Mumbai, India. During that period, He used to play keyboard and Vishal used to play guitar. These two singers have composed many songs together in Hindi, Tamil, Telegu, and Marathi movies. Their first music was “Jhankar Beats” which made them awarded by Filmfare RD Burman Awards for Best New Music Talent.
They have worked together in the movies such as “Bachna Ae Hasino”, “Dostana”, “The Dirty Picture”, “Student of The Year”, “Bang Bang” and much more. Their work was praised by the industry as well as their fans too. Not only this, but they have composed the theme songs for IPL and the anthem song for Kolkata Night Riders.
He is also known as an actor. He made his acting debut from the movie “Neerja” opposite to the actress Sonam Kapoor. Besides acting and singing career, he has hosted different programs and has appeared as a judge on the singing reality shows “Indian Idol Junior”, “Sa Re Ga Ma Pa” and “Jo Jeeta Wohi Super Star”.
Shekhar Ravjiani ‘s Achievement and Award
Working as a singer in Bollywood industry, he got many opportunities and succeeded in those work. He has won many awards and nominations which include Filmfare Awards, Stardust Awards, Zee Cine Awards, Annual Central European Bollywood Awards and much more awards.
Shekhar Ravjiani’s Net Worth
Shekhar is one of the highest paid playback singers in the industry. He charges about 12-14 lakh INR from the reality show “Dil Hai Hindustani”. Though there is no exact figure to explain his net worth he is living a luxurious lifestyle with his earning from acting, hosting and singing career.
He is residing in a lavish bungalow “Ashirwad” situated in Marine Drive, Mumbai, India with his family. He also owns many properties in his hometown Kutch District, Gujrat.