Sonu Nigam Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Affairs & More

Sonu Nigam Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Affairs & More


Real Name Sonu Nigam
Nickname Sonu and Elvis Presley of India
Profession Singer and Music Director
Physical Stats & More
Height in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 7”
Weight in Kilograms- 71 kg
in Pounds- 157 lbs
Body Measurements – Chest: 37 Inches
– Waist: 28 Inches
– Biceps: 12 Inches
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Personal Life
Date of Birth 30 July 1973
Age (as in 2015) 42 Years
Birth Place Faridabad, Haryana, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Leo
Nationality Indian
Hometown Delhi, India
School J.D.Tyler School, Delhi
College University of Delhi, New Delhi
Educational Qualifications Graduate
Debut Debut Film : Janum (1990)
Debut Album : Rafi Ki Yaadein Vol 10-20 (1993)
Family Father- Agam Kumar Nigam (Singer)
Mother- Shobha Nigam
Brothers- N/A
Sisters- Meenal and Neekita (Younger)
Religion Hindu
Address Mumbai
Hobbies Workout
Controversies • A huge controversy arised in 2015 after he supported Radhe Maa by saying that ” Kali Maa depicted in lesser clothes than Radhe Maa.”
• He had some heated arguments with Babul Supriyo at the Hotel Sun-n-Sand in Juhu over the issue of royalty earned on songs.
Favourite Things
Favourite Food Paneer makhanwala, paneer kofta, gulab jamun, butter chicken and tandoori chicken
Favourite Actor Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan
Favourite Actress Not Known
Favourite Musician Mohammed Rafi, Lata Mangeshkar, Whitney Houston, George Michael, Michael Bolton, Cliff Richards and Mariah Carey
Favourite Destination Greece, Egypt and New Zealand
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriends Not Known
Wife Madhurima Nigam
Children Daughter- N/A
Son- Nevaan
Money Factor
Salary 5-7 Lacs/song (INR)
Net Worth $8 million


Some lesser known facts about Sonu Nigam

  • Does Sonu Nigam smoke?: No
  • Does Sonu Nigam drink alcohol?: No
  • Sonu’s first super-hit song was “Accha Sila Diya” from the film Bewafa Sanam in 1995.
  • Due to his similar singing style to Mohammed Rafi, he was earlier called as “Rafi clone.“
  • He made his acting debut in 2004 with the film “Love in Nepal.”
  • He was initially trained by classical singer Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan.
  • He firmly believes in fitness and is also trained in Taekwondo fighting.
  • He enjoys doing mimicry of fellow singers and Bollywood actors, which is often seen in various events.
  • When he was 3 years old, he did his first stage performance by singing the popular song “Kya Hua Tera Vaada.“
  • He sung songs in various languages like Hindi, English, Oriya, Tamil, Assamese, Punjabi, Bengali, Malayalam, Marathi, Telugu and Nepali.
  • He did Hindi voice-overs for Hollywood animated films “Aladdin” and “Rio.”
  • He hosted singing reality shows like “Sa Re Ga Ma” (1995-1999), “Kisme Kitna Hai Dum”  in 2002 and “Life Ki Dhun” Radioshow in 2006.
  • His first album “Kismat”  and later “Deewana” was a mega hit.
  • He has been awarded with a National Award and 2 Filmfare Awards.
  • He also co-judged Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L’il Champs International with Suresh Wadkar in 2007.
  • In 1991, he shifted to Mumbai from Faridabad, where he initally started off by singing cover versions to Mohammed Rafi’s songs.


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