Who is Neha Kakkar?
Born on 6 June 1988, Neha Kakkar Singh is an Indian singer who rose to prominence with the release of the dance track “Second Hand Jawaani” from Cocktail, which was followed by several popular party songs including “Sunny Sunny” from Yaariyan and “London Thumakda” from Queen. Apart from playback singing, Kakkar has appeared in several music videos and as a judge on several television reality shows including “Indian Idol”. Kakkar’s music contains elements of pop, hip hop, and R&B. She is the younger sister of playback singer Sonu Kakkar.
She made her Bollywood debut as a chorus singer in the film Meerabai Not Out. In 2019, Kakkar was listed among the most viewed female artists on YouTube with 4.2 billion views. In January 2021, she became the first Indian singer to win a YouTube Diamond Award. She appeared in the India Forbes Celebrity 100 in 2017 and 2019. In December 2020, she appeared on the list of Asia’s 100 Digital Stars by Forbes.
Neha Kakkar Family / Siblings / Ethnicity
Kakkar was born in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand to Rishikesh Kakkar and Niti Kakkar. She has a brother Tony Kakkar and a sister Sonu Kakkar. Her bother siblings are also singers. Kakkar, at the age of four, started performing at local gatherings and religious events. In 2004, she moved to Mumbai along with her brother, Tony Kakkar.
Neha Kakkar Boyfriend / Husband / Spouse / Children
Kakkar and actor Himansh Kohli were in a romantic relationship since 2014. In September 2018, they officially announced their relationship on national television and revealed that they will tie the knot soon. However, three months later, an Instagram post by Kakkar revealed that the couple broke up.
Kakkar married Punjabi musical artist Rohanpreet Singh on 24 October 2020 in a Gurdwara in New Delhi.
Neha Kakkar Age / Net Worth / 2022
Profile / Wiki
- Full Name: Neha Kakkar Singh
- Nick Names: Nehu
- Birthday: 6 June 1988
- Age in 2021: 34
- Birth Place: Rishikesh, Uttar Pradesh, India
- School: New Holy Public school
- College/University: N/A
- Education: N/A
- Profession: Singer
- Nationality: Indian
- Ethnicity/Race: Asian
- Religion: Hundu
- Zodiac: Gemini
- Net Worth: 2 million
- Height: 5 feet 0 inch
- Weight: 55 kg
- Feet/Shoe Size: N/A
- Dress Size: N/A
- Body Measurement: 30-27-31
- Bra Size: 30B
- Hip Size: 31 inch
- Waist Size: 27 inch
- Body Type: Unkown
- Hair Color: Black
- Eye Color: Brown
- Father: Rishikesh Kakkar
- Mother: Niti Kakkar
- Sister: Sonu Kakkar
- Brother: Tony Kakkar
- Husband / Spouse : Rohanpreet Singh (m. 2020)
- Boyfriend / Dating / Affairs: Himansh Kohli
- Children: N/A
Trivia / Facts
- She is the younger sister of playback singer Sonu Kakkar.
- In 2005, she participated in the second season of the singing reality show, Indian Idol where she got eliminated early in the show.
- She made her Bollywood debut as a chorus singer in the film Meerabai Not Out.
- In 2012, she released “SRK Anthem” on YouTube, a tribute to actor Shah Rukh Khan.
- Kakkar admits that she has always looked up to her elder sister Sonu, as her singing inspiration and she “guides me on how to sing particular songs”.
- She named her brother Tony as a constant pillar of strength.
- In December 2020, she appeared in the list of Asia’s 100 Digital Stars by Forbes.
- Kakkar is often brutally trolled as a “cry baby” on social media for frequently crying on-screen.
- She has 62.9m followers on Instagram and 1.2M Followers on Twitter.