Wajid Khan is an Indian music director and singer born on July 10, 1977, in Mumbai, Maharashtra (India). Grandson of Padma Shri winner Ustad Abdul Latif Khan and son of veteran table player Ustad Sharafat Ali Khan, Wajid Khan is a celebrated music composer and singer in the Hindi film industry. The two started learning music at a tender age of around 7 or 8 and was trained by the known musician Ustad Allarakah Khan and Das Babu who is his own brother.
Before they ended up landing in the music direction field, Sajid had tried his destiny in Import and Export business; however, he was later encouraged by some of their friends to enter into the music world to pursue as a career. Before even working independently as a music director the two had worked with their own father Ustad Sharafat Khan on an album, however, it not released for no reason.
Wajid Khan Bio/ Wiki
|Birth Name||Wajid Khan|
|Age||43 Years (at the time of death)|
|Sun Sign/Zodiac Sign||Not Known|
|Birth Place||Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh|
|Date of Birth||10 July 1977|
|Date of Death||1 June 2020|
|Residence||Yaari Road, Andheri West, Mumbai.|
|Home Town||Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh|
|Hobbies||Travelling, Singing, Playing Guitar|
|Mother's Name||Not Known|
|Father's Name||Ustad Sharafat Khan|
Marital Status, Husband and Children
|Marriage Date||Not Known|
|Educational Qualification||Graduate in Music|
|Profession||Music Composer, Singer, and Guitarist|
|Brands Endorsed||Not Known|
|Career Manager||Not Known|
Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements
|Height (Approx.)||in centimeters-170 cm|
in meters:1.70 m
in feet inches: 5’7”
|Weight (Approx.)||in kilograms-72 kg|
in pounds:159 lbs
Extra Ordinary Features
|Race / Ethnicity||Not Known|
|S*xual Orientation||Not Known|
|Dress Size||Not Known|
|Favourite Actress||Not Known|
|Favourite Actors||Not Known|
|Favourite Colors||Not Known|
|Favourite Sport||Not Known|
Family, Education & More
He was the son of Ustad Sharafat Khan, a known tabla player. Initial training of both brothers in music held under the guidance of father Ustad Sharafat Khan. He married to Yashmin khan in 2003. this couple blessed with one daughter and son. He is currently live with family in Yaari Road, Andheri West, Mumbai.
Sajid-Wajid was live in Saharanpur, Uttarpradesh. they belong to a musical family even music is in his blood. his maternal grandfather Ustad Faiyyaz Ahmed Khan Saab was the recipient of the Padma Shri while his uncle Ustad Niyaz Ahmed Khan Saab was the recipient of the prestigious Tansen award.
Wajid Khan Net Worth
Wajid Khan Net Worth is $100,000 – $1M (USD) at the time of death. The main source of Wajid Khan’s income comes from singing, acting & sponsorship of different brands. Wajid Khan’s earnings for the year have yet to be determined, but she is likely to see an increase in pay, similar to that of 2019. We are in the process of reviewing Wajid Khan’s salary, so check back soon.
|Estimated Net Worth in 2019 (Approx)||$1 Million – $5 Million|
|Estimated Net Worth in 2018(Approx)||$100,000 – $1 Million|
|Income Source||Music Composer, Singer, and Guitarist|
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Songs – Career
He started his career with Pyar Kiya To Darna Kiya – the Sohail Khan’s home production movie (1998). In the year 1999, he opened up in Deewana from Sonu Nigam. The number of his hit songs including Deewana Tera, Iss Kadar Pyaar Hai, Ab Mujhe Raat Din, etc.
They then moved ahead with other movie projects including Hello Brother and gave a number of hits like Hata Saawan Ki Ghata, while his songs from Baaghi include Chupke Se Koi Ayega was among the hits. Later the two directed the music for movies like Kya Yehi Pyaar Hai, Gunaah, Chori Chori, The Killer, Shaadi Karke Phas Gaya Yaar, Jaane Hoga Kya, and Kal Kissne Dekha.
Some of their popular movies include Tumko Na Bhool Paayenge, Mujhse Shaadi Karogi, Garv, Tere Naam, Partner, Wanted, God Tussi Great Ho, Ek Tha Tiger, etc. Most of these movies include that of Salman, which gave them a couple of awards as well.
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The two also were seen as mentors over the reality show called Sa Re Ga Ma Singing superstar at Zee TV, while the duo were also the brand ambassadors for Radio Noida 107.4 FM, one of the popular FM channels at Delhi NCR. They have even composed for the track for TV shows including Big Boss 4 and 6.
This Jodi also creates and compose music of Salman khan reality show “Bigg Boss 4 & 6” and IPL 4 theme song “Dhoom Dhoom Dhoom Dhadaka”. The song of Kings XI Punjab is also their creation. Wajid khan also judges a television reality show “Sa Re Ga Ma Pa” with Shekhar Ravjiani and Sona Mahapatra.
|2016||Zakshuda Ke Kahani|
DJ Bajega Toh Pappu Nachega
Baaki Sab First Class Hai
Jai Jai Jai Jai Ho
|2013||Saamne Hai Savera|
Tu Bhi Mood Mein
Har Ek Friend Kamina Hota Hai
Andha Ghoda Race Mein Dauda
Dhichkyaaon Doom Doom (Version 2)
Govinda Aala Re
Jaane Bhi De
Teri Choodiyan Da Crazy Crazy Sound
Humse Pyar Kar Le Tu
Chinta Ta Ta Chita Chita
Dhadang Dhang Dhang
Govinda Ala Re
2011 Nazar Se Nazar Mille
Wake Up Now
Singh Singh Singh
Chadni Chowk Se
|2010||Humka Peeni Hai|
Hud Hud Dabangg
Get Set Go
|2009||Happening I Am Happening|
Tose Pyaar Karte Hai
Tere Bina Lagta Nahin Mera Jiya
I Am Falling in Love
Apne Ko Paisa Chahiye
|2008||Tujhe Aksa Beach Ghuma Doon|
Bang Bang Bang
Do You Wanna Partner
Soni De Nakhre
|2010||Album of The Year|
Music Composer of The Year
|2011||Best Music Direction|
Best Film Award
Best Track Of The Year
|2012||Most Entertaining Music|
|2013||Radio Song of the Year|
|2018||Best Background Score|
- Does Wajid Khan smoke?: Not Known
- Does Wajid Khan drink alcohol?: Not Known
- Wajid Khan born and brought up in Saharanpur, Uttarpradesh.
- Wajid starts his career as music director along with brother Sajid Khan in Salman Khan Starr “Pyar Kiya To Darna Kya”
- He judges Zee tv singing reality show “Sa Re Ga Ma Pa”
- he got award Filmfare 2012, IIFA 2012, Star Screen 2012 along with brother.