Arjun Janya (born 13 May 1980) is a famous Indian singer, songwriter, and composer from Bengaluru city in Karnataka, India. He basically works as the movie score soundtrack composer. He entered in the South Indian music industry with his first Kannada movie named “Autograph Please” in 2006.
After that, he composed so many songs in various movies like Yuga, Machcha, Jarasandha, Rambo, etc. He was also honored with Karnataka State Film Award for Best Music Director in 2012 for the film named “Alemaari”. Then he won so many awards for his talent. Apart from being famous in the Karnataka film industry, he is also very popular in Bollywood.
On 27 February 2020, the famous music director Arjun Janya admitted to the hospital in Mysuru. According to the sources, it is being told that Arjun had gone to the hospital to have his check-up as he was not feeling well for a few days.
On examination, it was found that he had a blockage in his heart and was admitted to the hospital. His family members said that he is fine now and will come home soon.
Early Life, Parents, Siblings & Education
Janya was born to his parents as Lokesh Kumar on Tuesday, May 13, 1980, in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India. Arjun Janya’s age is 39 years old (as in 2019). He is one of the top music directors in the South Indian music industry. His father “Ashwath Kumar” is also a musician and his mother “Anusuya” is a housewife.
He spent his entire childhood with his siblings and family. Arjun did his schooling from a local high school in his hometown.
After that, he attends Seshadripuram College in Bangalore for his higher education. He completed his PG diploma from “Adarsha Polytechnic, Bengaluru”. Janya wanted to become a composer from childhood.
Physical Stats, Height, Weight & Appearance
The popular music director lives a lavish lifestyle. He likes to wear funky clothes. The short guy keeps long black hair. Because of a follower of “Sadhguru”, he prefers yoga instead of gyming.
He goes gym but a very little bit. Arjun Janya stands tall at a height of 5 ft 5 in (1.67 m) and his weight is around 72 kilograms (in pounds 158.73 lbs).
Janya is fond of lockets and always wear an Om sign locket around his neck. He generally keeps a small beard. Lokesh follows a non-vegetarian diet. Heis fond of sunglasses and has an expensive collection of glasses.
Personal Life, Spouse Geeta & Children
The 39-year-old man lives a happy life with his family in Bengaluru. His personal life is hidden from mainstream media.
Arjun Janya got married to his wife “Geeta” in the year 2009. The couple blessed with a daughter named “Rajitha”. He teaches the lesson of music to his daughter.
Moreover, he focuses on his career. He likes to visit different countries with friends. He takes a few hours out of his daily routine and listens to Sadhguru’s Satsang daily. He follows the route of Swami Jaggi Vasudev.
Some Hidden Facts about Arjun Janya
|Real Full Birth Name||Lokesh Kumar.|
|Profession||Singer, Songwriter, and Score Sound Composer.|
|Age (As of 2019)||39 years old.|
|Date of Birth||May 13, 1980.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Bengaluru, Karnataka, India.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Birth Sign)||Taurus.|
|House Location||Bengaluru, Karnataka, India.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 5".
Centimeters: 167 cm.
Meters: 1.67 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 72 Kg.
Pounds: 158.73 lbs.
|Shoe Size (UK)||9.|
|Parents||Father: Ashwath Kumar.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Social media||Twitter: @ArjunjanyaAJ (14.8k + followers).
Instagram: @arjun_janya_musician (116k + followers).
Youtube: Arjun Janya - Topic (2.15k + subscribers).
|Highest Qualification||College Degree Completed.|
|School||Local High school.|
|Alma Mater||1. Seshadripuram College, Bangalore.
2. Adarsha Polytechnic, Bengaluru.
|Career & Wealth|
|Filmography (as a composer)||1. Autograph Please (2006).
2. Aathmarpane (2007).
3. Yuga (2007).
4. Slum Bala (2008).
5. Machcha (2009).
6. Nayaka (2010).
7. Jarasandha (2011).
8. Rambo (2012).
9. Bhajarangi (2013).
10. Abhimanyu (2014).
11. Angaaraka (2014).
12. Arjuna (2015).
13. Mukunda Murari (2016).
14. Chakravarthy (2017).
15. Dandupalya 3 (2018).
16. Kavacha (2019).
17. Pailwaan (2019).
18. Ellide Illi thanaka (2019).
19. Kotigobba 3 (2020).
20. Rajamarthanda (2020).
21. India vs England (2020).
22. Roberrt (2020).
|Discography||1. Belagageddu Coffee.
2. Smile Vasi.
3. Gowramma Baramma.
4. Manethanka Baare.
5. Baite Baite.
6. Oota Madro Dayavittu.
7. Kataka Title Track.
8. Ninade nenapu.
|Net worth (approx.)||INR 5-8 crore (as in 2020).
Music Career, Songs & Net worth
Janya decided to become a music director from the beginning. After completing his studies, he started working as an assistant director to polish his music skills. In the year 2006, he debuts in the Kannada music industry with his first film named “Autograph Please”. After that, he started composing songs from so many movies.
Arjun came into the eyes of people with the film Sanchari in 2010. His song Khaali Quarter was gone viral on social media. People loved the song so much.
Apart from a composer, Arjun is a great singer also. He sang so many single songs like Belagageddu Coffee, Oota Madro Dayavittu, Smile Vasi, etc. Arjun Janya’s net worth is around INR 5-8 crore (as in 2020).
- He changed his name to Arjun Janya because of an astrologer’s suggestion.
- He won the SIIMA Award for Best Music Director for Romeo movie in the year 2012.
- Before becoming a successful music director Janya used to play keyboard in shows.
- He considered Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev as his spiritual guru.
- As an assistant composer, he has assisted K. Kalyan, and V. Manohar.
- Arjun Janya is an avid dog lover and has a pet dog in his house.
- Famous music director and singer “Chandan Shetty” is his good friend.
- Janya is the huge fan of A.R Rehman.
- He collects all Mirchi music awards.