Arijit Singh: News

The golden voice of the Indian music industry, Arijit Singh, kicked off his singing and music career with the reality show 'Fame Gurukul' in 2005. Born and brought up in Jiaganj of West Bengal's Murshidabad, Singh has come a long way to become the "king of playback singing." He belongs to a musical family and underwent Indian classical music training by Rajendra Prasad Hazari. 'Agent Vinod', 'Cocktail', 'Barfi!', and '1920: Evil Returns' are some of the earliest movies he worked on. However, his breakthrough came with the 2013 film 'Aashiqui 2' and the movie's songs caught everyone's attention. Since then, Singh has been a key playback singer for many Bollywood movies, including 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil', 'Raaz Reboot', and 'Half Girlfriend', among other. He also made his debut in the Tamil film industry in 2015 with the 'Neeye Vaazhkai Enbena' song from 'Pugazh'. Exploring the vocals and music style further, Singh released his first-ever single 'Rihaa' under his banner Oriyon Music in Hindi and Bengali in October 2020. He is a proud recipient of four Mirchi Music Awards, six Filmfare Awards, three IIFA Awards, two Screen Awards, two Zee Cine Awards, and a Stardust Award.

21 May 2023

Music Industry

Controversy explained: Anuradha Paudwal's remarks on remixes, Arijit trigger row

Veteran singer Anuradha Paudwal recently opened up about the rampant trend of remixes in the industry and expressed her disdain over the same.

08 May 2023

Music Concert

Handshake went wrong: Arijit Singh left injured after Aurangabad concert

Singer Arijit Singh is currently on a nationwide tour and has performed in Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, and Ahmedabad, among other cities, over the past few months.

25 Apr 2023

Music Industry

Arijit Singh's birthday: Songs that shattered his 'romantic singer' label

From Tum Hi Ho to Muskurane and Channa Mereya to Judaiyaan, Arijit Singh's voice is the ointment we need while nursing a broken heart.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Why celebrities often perform during IPL opening, closing ceremonies

Trends over the years have proved that the Indian populace thrives on three things: cricket, politics, and films.

Rashmika, Katrina, Arijit to perform at IPL opening ceremony

Indian Premier League (IPL) is the most famous franchise cricket league in the world. As the 16th edition of the cash-rich game kicks off tomorrow at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, fans are eagerly bracing themselves.

29 Dec 2022

Mamata Banerjee

#NewsBytesExclusive: Arijit Singh's Kolkata show not canceled; details inside

A political row picked up after reports of Arijit Singh's Kolkata show's cancelation spread on Thursday. Reports claimed that Singh's show, which was to take place at Eco Park early next year, was canceled.

22 Dec 2022

Bollywood Films

Year wrap: Top 10 Hindi songs of 2022

Hindi cinema is known for its music, dance, and drama. Over the years, Hindi films have produced gems when it comes to film music and has gifted us with singers like Lata Mangeshkar, Mohammed Rafi, Kishore Kumar, Sonu Nigam, Atif Aslam, Arijit Singh, Shreya Ghoshal, and many more.

28 Nov 2022

Music Concert

Arijit Singh's concert ticket prices stump netizens, hilarious memes follow

Arijit Singh has again become the talk of the town, as his Pune concert ticket rates went up to Rs. 16 lakh per ticket! This ticket is for a premium lounge and netizens seemed to be upset with these absurd rates.

25 Apr 2022


Arijit Singh birthday special: His top 5 'MTV Unplugged' performances

Tagged to be the golden voice of the Indian music industry, Arijit Singh turns 35 today!

09 Dec 2021


'Soch Liya' review: Soothing sad song, simplicity in emotions

After releasing Aashiqui Aa Gayi, makers of Radhe Shyam have unveiled another song.

07 Dec 2021


'Atrangi Re' album review: AR Rahman delivers soulful melodies

Ahead of its OTT release, Atrangi Re makers shared its jukebox.

07 Dec 2021

Neha Kakkar

'Tadap' album review: Soulful melodies, powerful voices with repeat value

The jukebox of Ahan Shetty-starrer Tadap is here!

23 Aug 2021

Kumar Sanu

KK birthday special: Celebrating the most versatile singer of Bollywood

Krishnakumar Kunnath or KK, as we know him, turns 53 today.

08 Jul 2021


Arijit Singh completes a decade in Bollywood, fans celebrate feat

Arijit Singh, who has enthralled and impressed us with his soulful renditions, has completed a decade in the Bollywood music industry.

20 May 2021

COVID-19 India

Arijit Singh's mother passes away, needed blood a fortnight ago

Popular singer Arijit Singh's mother Aditi Singh (52) passed away yesterday, after suffering from a cerebral stroke.

06 May 2021


Arijit Singh's mother hospitalized; Swastika Mukherjee, Srijit Mukherji request aid

Popular singer Arijit Singh's mother has been hospitalized and currently needs blood, renowned Bengali actress Swastika Mukherjee said today.

25 Apr 2021


Happy Birthday Arijit Singh! Some unusual facts about the crooner

Equally adept at belting out romantic as well as tear-jerking melodies, Arijit Singh is undoubtedly one of the country's top singers today.

06 Aug 2020

Bigg Boss

'Bigg Boss' fame Asim Riaz attacked, shares video of injuries

Former Bigg Boss contestant and model Asim Riaz has sustained multiple injuries after he was allegedly attacked by some unknown persons.

11 Jul 2020

Aditya Narayan

'Dil Bechara' music album: Maestro Rahman at his best!

Anything remotely related to Dil Bechara, Sushant Singh Rajput's final film, is being cherished by fans. Such was the charm of the man!

11 Feb 2020


Arijit Singh buys 4 flats worth Rs. 9.1 crore

Bollywood singing sensation Arijit Singh has reportedly bought four flats in one building in Mumbai's posh Versova area.

19 Dec 2018


American rapper T-Pain accused of copying 'Tum Hi Ho' tune

The Bollywood music industry has often found itself in a spot for plagiarizing world music.

08 Apr 2018

Rishi Kapoor

Arijit is singing for Amitabh Bachchan for the first time

Arijit Singh can tick off another item on his bucket list. In a dream come true, the 'Tum Hi Ho' singer will be lending his voice to Amitabh Bachchan for the first time.

20 Feb 2018


Salman gets Arijit's song removed from a film, once again

Salman Khan continues to not let go of the grudge he holds against Arijit Singh. Over the years, Bhai has made sure that none of his films have a song in Arijit's voice and is continuing to do so.