Neha Kakkar is a popular Indian playback singer, dancer, and actress. She participated in the reality singing show ‘Indian Idol season 2’ in the year 2006 and was the most popular contestant. The album ‘Neha The Rock Star’ was launched by her in 2008; Meet Brothers composed the music on this album.
Hanju is a Punjabi album by Neha made in 2013 in collaboration with former Indian Idol Meiyang Chang.Other works of Kakkar include the very popular number ‘Sunny Sunny’ from Yaariyan, ‘Aao Raja’ with honey Singh, and others like ‘London Thumakda,’ ‘Dhating Naach,’ ‘Second Hand Jawani,’ and ‘Manali Trance.’ The petite singer is only 1.48 meter tall (4 feet 8 inch) but she is known for her million watt smile, child-like laughter and of course her great singing voice.
Family Background and Personal Life
Neha was born on June 6 1988 to Niti and Rishikesh Kakkar. She began singing when she was only 4 years old. Her brother is renowned singer Sonu Kakkar. She considers Sonu as her biggest inspiration.
Neha’s entire childhood was devoted to Maata Rani and at that time she was the most famous young singer in Delhi. Neha was studying in class 11 at New Holy Public School in Delhi when she took part in Indian Idol 2. Neha is currently not in any relationship and is single.
Neha’s singing career began after she participated in Indian Idol 2. She is considered as one of the best singers and performers in the country. Her journey to this stage of her career began with ‘jagraatas’ and peaked with the release of a solo song in English in her debut album.Her genres are varied and widespread ranging from electronic and film soundtrack to hip hop, pop, jazz, and rock.
Neha has also done over 1000 live shows. Her unrelenting energy and her awesome performances on stage have resulted in her getting the title of Rock Star and the Indian Shakira. Her performances offer a unique and distinctive mixture of dancing and fabulous singing. It is no wonder that she has become the darling of millions of her fans!
Besides her many songs and albums, Neha has also worked and taken part in shows like Jo Jeeta Wohi Superstar aired on Star Plus and Comedy Circus ke Taansen. She sang the title song of the TV show ‘Naa aana iss des Laado’ telecast on Colors. Her ‘Shahrukh Khan Anthem’ on Youtube is really popular. Even the King Khan loves it and personally thanked Kakkar for the anthem.
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