Tony Kakkar is an Indian singer, composer and lyricist. He is famous for his cringe pop songs. Kakkar made his debut in Bollywood in 2012, as a music director with the film Mr. Bhatti on Chutti, for which he composed the song “Good Boys Bad Boys”. He is the brother of singers Sonu Kakkar and Neha Kakkar. In 2014, he founded Desi Music Factory, a record label along with Anshul Garg.
Tony Kakkar Bio/Wiki
|Real Name/Full Name||Vipin Kakkar|
|Nick Name||Tony Kakkar|
|Profession||Singer, Music Composer, Music Director, Lyricist|
|Tony Kakkar Height||In Centimetre- 168 cm|
In Metre- 1.68 m
In Feet- 5’6”
|Weight||In Kilogram- 65 kg|
In Pound- 143 lbs
|Body Measurement||Chest- 38 Inches |
Waist- 30 Inches
Biceps- 12 Inches
|Tony Kakkar Date Of Birth||9 April 1984|
|Tony Kakkar Age (2021)||37 Years|
|Birthplace||Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India|
|Home town||Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India|
|Hobbies||Playing & Watching Cricket, Travelling.|
|Parents||Father– Rishikesh Kakkar|
Mother– Niti Kakkar
|Tony Kakkar Siblings||Brother– None|
Sister– Neha Kakkar, Sonu Kakkar
|Net worth (2021)||2 Million USD|
|Charges Per Movie||N/A|
Family, Early Life and Education
Tony was born on 09 April 1984 in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand India in a Hindu Khatri family. Tony’s real name is Vipin Kakkar, his father’s name is Rishikesh Kakar and mother’s name is Niti Kakkar, as well as he has two sisters in his family named Neha Kakkar and Sonu Kakkar.
Tony’s childhood has been full of difficulties. Tony’s father Hrishikesh Kakkar used to sell samosas to run his family and all of them used to live on rent in a rented house. In the year 1990, Tony Kakkar moved to Delhi with his family, where he used to sing bhajans in Jagrats with his sisters to help his family financially.
Tony Kakkar Career
After this Tony Kakkar gave his voice as a singer in his first Panjabi Song “Akhiyaan” in the year 2015 but this song could not perform well and was a flop. In the beginning, Tony used to write songs well but felt very low in front of the camera and mic, due to which his two sisters supported Tony a lot to get out.
Tony Kakkar sang the first superhit song of his career “Mile Ho Tum Humko” with his younger sister Neha Kakkar which was the most popular song of the year 2016. Tony made a special identity on the basis of this song, after which Tony Kakkar became a popular singer.
After the success of the song Mile Ho Tum Humko, Tony never looked back and went on to do many more like “Coca Cola, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Goa Wali Beech Pe, Dhimhe Dheeme, Nagin Ka Kamar, Kurta Pajama, Chocolate”. lent his voice to superhit songs.
Some Facts About Tony Kakkar
- Tony Kakkar’s father used to sell samosas outside schools and colleges.
- He went with his sister to Mumbai and used to go with her for her recordings. It is there he learned how to compose music.
- It was Pooja Bhatt who suggested him to meet T-series owner Bhushan Kumar after she listened to his piece of work.
- His singing icons are Arijit Singh, AR Rahman and Lata Mangeshkar.