Diljit Dosanjh

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Diljit Dosanjh
Birth nameDiljit Singh Dosanjh
Also known asDiljit
Born(1984-01-06) 6 January 1984 (age 28)
Dosanjh Kalan, Punjab
GenresBhangra, Punjabi
OccupationsSinger, Actor
Years active2003–present
Websitewww.diljit.net
www.facebook.com/diljitdosanjh
www.youtube.com/onlydosanjh
 
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Diljit Dosanjh
Birth nameDiljit Singh Dosanjh
Also known asDiljit
Born(1984-01-06) 6 January 1984 (age 28)
Dosanjh Kalan, Punjab
GenresBhangra, Punjabi
OccupationsSinger, Actor
Years active2003–present
Websitewww.diljit.net
www.facebook.com/diljitdosanjh
www.youtube.com/onlydosanjh

Diljit Singh Dosanjh[1] is a Punjabi Singer and Actor[2].[3]

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Biography

Diljit born on 6th January 1984 at Dosanjh Kallan near Phagwara, Jalandhar, Punjab in home of S. Balbir Singh Dosanjh.His father is employee in Roadways and Mother is House wife. He spent his early childhood there in the village. Afterwards, his family settled down in Ludhiana city where he continued his school education.

Diljit debuted with his album Ishq Da Uda Ada. It was released by T-Series. His parents deserve congratulations for providing him his needs, his friends for genuine encouragement, his acquaintances for pushing him upward and his well wishes for wishing him the best all the time.

This heartthrob of millions was fond of music since childhood. The stage and mic was what he wanted. He continued with his passion for music and came across the icons of music: He is bestowed with music from: S. Gobinder Singh Allampuri Ji Prof. Kartar Singh Ji Hari Dutt Sharma Ji (Principle of Dosanjh College) Daljit Dhurkatia Ji Diljit was given a break by S. Rajinder Singh in finetone, his established music company, with “Ishq Da Uuda Aada” with the music of Bablu Mahindra and lyrics by Balbir Boparia.S. Rajinder singh also insisted him to use name "Diljit" instead of his original name "Daljeet".

Music career

He started singing professionally in his late teens and has given several hits.The first album sets the path of success for Diljit and his album became superhit. He set the new trend of dancing numbers with his singing. This was the beginning of giving hits by “Diljit”. Then came his album “Dil” which was also superhit with the songs like "Dil sade naal lala' and "Baarat" topping the charts.Then came “Smile” which was the best selling album of 2005.The songs "paggan pochvian vale", "smile" became superhits. Another song "Nachdiyan aalarhan kuwariyaa" became so popular that it was played in every wedding and party. The whole album was a great success.Next was “Ishq Ho Gya” with the romantic touch.The song "Ishq ho gya", "LA" and "Daaka" Became very popular. The Name “Dancing Machine” is given by fans because of his electrifying singing and dancing. He can be seen full of energy in his dancing tracks which makes the feet tap of the people who are unfamiliar with dancing. In February 2012 he sang and performed the track Peepa Peepa on screen in the Bollywood film Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya, that starred Ritesh Deshmukh and Genelia D'Souza. In March 2012, Diljiit came out with his first Religious Album "Sikh". Sikh was also a rare album as it didn't have the image of the artist on the cover. Diljit refused to use his photograph for the album and commissioned a Pencil sketch artist to create the cover. [4]

Film career

He started his acting career by appearing in a cameo in the film Mel Karade Rabba that starred Jimmy Shergill and Gippy Grewal and Neeru Bajwa . His first film as a leading actor was in the Punjabi Film The Lion of Punjab, which didn't do well commercially or critically, but Diljit was praised for his acting. In July 2011 he came back on the screen with Jihne Mera Dil Luteya which turned out to be a critical and commercial blockbuster, which got Diljit "Best Actor" award. As of June 2012 Jihne Mera Dil Luteya was the highest grossing film of Punjabi Cinema,[5] but that record was broken by Diljit's next film Jatt and Juliet that released in June 2012. Jatt and Juliet recorded the best ever opening for a Punjabi Film, 80 lakhs on its first day,[6] and is became the highest grossing film of Punjabi Cinema with nett collection of Rs 13 crores at the Indian Box Office.[7] His next film is for Jimmy Shergill productions titled Saadi Love Story starring Amrinder Gill, Neeru Bajwa and Surveen Chawla and is being directed by Dheeraj Rattan who's written several blockbusters of Punjabi Cinema.[8] After that he will again be acting opposite Neeru Bajwa in the film Jatt Romantic which is being directed by leading Bollywood director Dharmesh Darshan.

Discography

Release DateAlbumRecord LabelMusic DirectorRating
02 Sep 2003Ishq da uda aadaFinetoneBabloo7.79
01 May 2004DilT-SeriesSukhpal Sukh8.47
09 April 2005SmileT-SeriesSukhpal Sukh8.11
12 May 2006Ishq Ho GayaT-SeriesSachin Ahuja8.03
02 Feb 2008ChocolateSpeed RecordsPavneet Birgi7.92
17 Sep 2009The Next LevelT-SeriesHoney Singh9.29
2012Urban Pendu(once Cancelled)[9] but now releasing in October 2012Kamlee Records/Speed RecordsBhinda Aujla, Honey SinghN/A
22 June 2012Sikh (Dharmik)Speed RecordsAmandeep Singh8.09
TBABack To BasicsSpeed RecordsTruSkoolN/A

Singles

YearTrackMusic DirectorNotes
2009Bhagat SinghHoney SinghA Tribute to Shaheed Bhagat Singh
2009Dance With MeHoney Singh
2010Main Me & MyselfHoney Singh
2011Lak 28 Kudi Da[10]Honey SinghFor the Promotion of The Lion of Punjab
2011Caty EyesHoney Singh
2012Pe Pa Pe Pa Ho GayaSachin JigarFrom Bollywood Movie Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya
2012GoliyanHoney SinghFrom International Villager
201215 Saal ( leaked )Honey SinghLeaked From Urban Pendu
2012BodyguardJoy-AtulA Tribute to Muammar Gaddafi
2012Miss LonelyJSL Singhfeat. ikKa

Filmography

YearFilmRoleNotesMusicLabelPresentation
2010Mel Karade RabbaRajveer Dhillon (Special Appearance)Cameo, starring Jimmy Shergill, Neeru Bajwa, & Gippy GrewalAman Hayer, Jaidev KumarSpeed Records, Eros EntertainmentDinesh
2011The Lion of PunjabAvtar SinghPTC Punjabi Award for Best Debut MaleAnand Raj Anand, Yo Yo Honey SinghSpeed Records, Music WavesDinesh
2011Jihne Mera Dil LuteyaGurnoor Randhawawith Gippy Grewal & Neeru Bajwa. Won PTC Award For Best ActorAman Hayer, Bhinda Aujla, Jatinder Singh, Yo Yo Honey SinghSpeed Records, Tips IndustriesDinesh
2012Jatt and JulietFateh Singhwith Neeru Bajwa, released June 29, 2012Jatinder Singh Shah & DJ NikSpeed RecordsDinesh & Darshan Singh Grewal Productions
2012Saadi Love StoryManpreet Kangwith Amrinder Gill, Surveen Chawla & Neeru BajwaJaidev KumarEros Entertainment, Jimmy Shergill ProductionsRaj Kakra & Dinesh
2012Jatt RomanticRaju Bainswith Neeru Bajwa & Benny DhaliwalBhinda Aujla & Aman HayerSpeed Records, Planet Recordz Inc.Raj Kakra & Sabi Litteranwala
2013Minecraft Di FlashHarpreet Sidhuwith Monica Bedi & Mandy TakharBhinda Aujla & Anu-ManuTBAJelly Manjitpuri & Jinder Bhandal
2013Jatt & Juliet 2Geeta Singhwith Neeru BajwaBhinda AujlaSpeed RecordsDarshan Singh Grewal & Speed Records

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