Honey Singh: News

Born on March 15, 1983, as Hirdesh Singh, Indian music producer, composer, rapper, pop singer, lyricist, and film actor Yo Yo Honey Singh is best known for producing Bhangra and Hip Hop music. His first album ‘Peshi’ featured artist Bill Singh. He gained popularity with his Punjabi album ‘International Villager’ which was released in 2011. The album was a blockbuster hit. As of 2021, Singh has produced over 15 albums. He has collaborated with singers Diljit Dosanjh, Preeti Harpal, J-Star, Jaz Dhami, Jazzy B, and Neha Kakkar amongst others. His 2014 album ‘Desi Kalakaar’ featured actress Sonakshi Sinha. Singh has also appeared in over 20 music videos as of 2021. Some of his hit music videos include ‘Brown Rang’ (2011), ‘Lak 28 Kudi Da’ (2011), ‘High Heels’ (2012), ‘This Party Getting Hot’ (2012), ‘Blue Eyes’ (2013), and ‘Loca’ (2020). His songs have been featured in over 15 Bollywood movies. Some of his popular Bollywood songs include ‘Main Sharabi’ and ‘Angrezi Beat’ from ‘Cocktail’ (2012), ‘Lungi Dance’ from ‘Chennai Express’ (2013), ‘Party All Night’ from ‘Boss’ (2013), ‘Sunny Sunny’ from ‘Yaariyan’ (2014), and ‘Aata Majhi Satakli’ from ‘Singham Returns’ (2014). He has appeared in four movies as an actor as of 2021. He is the recipient of five PTC Punjabi Awards and two MTV Awards. In 2012, an FIR was lodged against Singh for producing offensive lyrics. His work was perceived as being vulgar, misogynist, and promoting violence against women. In 2021, his wife Shalini Talwar accused him of domestic violence.

25 May 2024


Badshah finally announces end of feud with Honey Singh

In a surprising turn of events, popular singer-rapper Badshah has finally ended his decade-long feud with fellow artist Honey Singh.

15 Oct 2023


Yo Yo Honey Singh, Sonakshi Sinha back with 'Kalaastar'

In 2014, Yo Yo Honey Singh created waves in the music-rap industry with his album Desi Kalaakar, and the title song featured Sonakshi Sinha as his love interest.

20 Apr 2023

Music Industry

Mumbai: Yo Yo Honey Singh accused of kidnapping event organizer

Hindi-Punjabi singer and rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh is looking at legal woes.

18 Apr 2023


Rapper Honey Singh and Tina Thadani call it quits: Reports

Singer-rapper Honey Singh is known for his chart-busting numbers, controversial music, and his health issues. Earlier, rumors suggested that the Paani Paani singer was dating actor-model Tina Thadani.

02 Apr 2023


Singer-rapper Badshah, Isha Rikhi to tie knot this month: Reports

Badshah is a name that needs no introduction!

15 Mar 2023

OTT releases

OTT: Netflix announces docu-film on Yo Yo Honey Singh

The OTT giant Netflix announced a docu-drama revolving around the life of famous Indian rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh. His life has been full of crests and troughs. From being a top artist to his sudden disappearance to several controversies, the Mozez Singh directorial will address it all.

19 Feb 2023


'Selfiee': Honey Singh's 'Kudi Chamkeeli' featuring Akshay Kumar-Diana Penty out!

Bollywood star Akshay Kumar has had a tumultuous string of releases post-pandemic. So, he is currently gearing up for his next film Selfiee, co-starring Emraan Hashmi, Diana Penty, and Nushrratt Bharuccha.

18 Feb 2023


'Selfiee': Honey Singh's 'Kudi Chamkeeli' teaser from Akshay Kumar-starrer out!

Fan-favorite singer-rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh has rekindled his association with Akshay Kumar!

24 Dec 2022

Health & Wellness

Honey Singh opens up about being diagnosed with bipolar disorder

Punjabi singer-rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh has opened up about his mental health during a recent interview.

07 Dec 2022


Honey Singh's rumored girlfriend Tina Thadani: Everything to know

Popular rapper-singer Yo Yo Honey Singh recently made headlines when he was seen walking hand-in-hand with his rumored girlfriend, Tina Thadani, at an event in Delhi.

03 Oct 2022


Singer Alfaaz hospitalized after being 'attacked' in Mohali, accused arrested

Punjabi singer-rapper Amanjot Singh Panwar, popularly known as Alfaaz, has suffered serious injuries after being allegedly hit by a tempo in Mohali on Saturday night.

28 Aug 2021


'No one above law': Delhi court orders Honey Singh's appearance

A Delhi court on Saturday directed singer Hirdesh Singh—aka Yo Yo Honey Singh—to appear before it on September 3 in connection with the domestic violence case filed against him by his wife, Shalini Talwar.

07 Aug 2021


Domestic abuse: Honey Singh calls wife's allegations 'false' and 'malicious'

Singer-rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh aka Hirdesh Singh has finally opened about the domestic violence charges filed against him by his wife Shalini Talwar.

05 Aug 2021


Domestic abuse: Honey Singh's wife claims father-in-law touched her inappropriately

Recently, popular singer Hirdesh Singh or Yo Yo Honey Singh's wife, Shalini Talwar, had moved a Delhi court, accusing him of physical, mental, and emotional abuse.

04 Aug 2021


Honey Singh's wife accuses him of domestic violence, emotional abuse

Hirdesh Singh—known by his stage name Yo Yo Honey Singh—has been accused of physical, mental, and emotional abuse by his wife.

16 Apr 2021


Did Shaan take indirect dig at Yo Yo Honey Singh?

Popular playback singer Shaan recently spoke on how standard of music in the entertainment industry is stooping low by every passing day.

10 Apr 2021

Government of India

Delhi HC: Plea against Tony-Neha Kakkar, Yo Yo songs filed

A plea in Delhi HC has sought the establishment of a regulatory body that can review non-film songs and music videos like Tony-Neha Kakkar's Shona Shona to screen out any obscene or vulgar content.

28 Apr 2020


Gurdas Maan, Honey Singh pay tribute to SI Harjeet Singh

The Punjab Police have launched a nationwide campaign #MainBhiHarjeetSingh to highlight the services of policemen and other front-line workers fighting the ongoing coronavirus crisis.

11 Aug 2019


Lucknow court issues non-bailable warrant against Honey Singh

Punjabi rapper Honey Singh is back in the headlines for another legal trouble.

09 Jul 2019

Punjab Police

Rapper Honey Singh booked for vulgar lyrics in 'Makhna'

Punjabi rapper Honey Singh landed himself in legal soup after an FIR was lodged against him in Mohali for lewd lyrics of his song Makhna, released last December.

03 Jul 2019

Punjab Police

Honey Singh in legal trouble for vulgar lyrics in 'Makhna'

Rapper Honey Singh, who recently made his comeback after a hiatus, landed in legal trouble for his song Makhna, which was released last December.

07 Aug 2018

AR Rahman

Now, a remake of Rahman's chartbuster 'Urvashi' by Honey Singh

Music maestro AR Rahman's chartbuster 'Urvashi', from Prabhudheva-Nagma-starrer 1994 Tamil film 'Kadhalan', has been recreated by Yo Yo Honey Singh.

15 Jun 2018

Deepika Padukone

This Bhojpuri version of 'Lungi Dance' is breaking the Internet

It has been almost 5 years since 'Chennai Express' released, but 'Lungi Dance' still sets our feet tapping every time we hear it.

15 Mar 2018

Danny Boyle

Mumbai's Dharavi hiphop finally gets its big Bollywood break

Dharavi's burgeoning hip-hop culture has finally got its big Bollywood break.

24 Feb 2018

Sunny Singh

Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety: Of bromance and mean girls

Not every man is honest, faithful or loving, just like not every woman is scheming, manipulative and bitchy. But in Luv Ranjan's movieverse, they are.