Sonu Kakkar (born 20 October 1979) is a famous Indian Singer, and Songwriter. She has sung many songs in different languages like Punjabi, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, etc. She started her career from the famous song “Babuji Zara Dheere Chalo” in 2003. Famous singer Neha Kakkar is her sibling. Recently she appeared on “The Kapil Sharma Show” (2019).
From a very little age, Sonu Kakkar started working as the financial condition of her family was not up to the mark. She was only 5 years when she started singing in Jagrans. Once she was singing for a show where she impressed a music director and got a music break.
In the year 2003, she has sung her first song “Babuji Zara Dheere Chalo” for the movie Dum (2003). She has sung many songs for different movies. She worked for Bollywood movies, Punjabi Movies, Kannada Movies & Tamil movies.
Early Life, Parents, Siblings & Childhood
The lady was born in a typical Hindu family in Rishikesh, India on 20th October in the year 1979. Sonu Kakkar (age 40 years, as in 2019) was born in a financially weak family.
Her father Rishikesh Kakkar used to work as a Samosa Vendor and her friends used to make fun of Sonu and her siblings for this reason. Her mother’s name is Niti Kakkar.
When Kakkar was only 5 years old she developed an interest in singing and started her practice. In her childhood, she and her sister used to sing in Jagrans. All three siblings attended the local high school together.
According to the sources, the lady never went to college and after her schooling, she started focussing on her career.
Physical Stats, Height, Weight & Appearance
The lady mostly appears in ethnic clothing. She has long brown hair. Sonu Kakkar has a height of 5 ft 4 in tall and weight is around 132 lbs which are around 60 kg. As seen in her photos she loves brands like Gucci and LV.
The lady has groomed herself very well if you see her photos before getting famous then you will find a lot of improvement in her appearance and looks.
Personal Life, Spouse & Children
After three years of debut in the music industry, she married her husband named Neeraj Sharma in the year 2006. It has been 14 years since she is married to Neeraj. They are living a happy life in Mumbai, India. Sonu has no child as currently, she is focussing on her career.
She is quite active on social media and engages with her followers daily through her social media handles. There are around 700 K followers on her Instagram account. She is also a TikTok user and has a large fan base over there.
|Real Full Birth Name||Sonu Kakkar.|
|Profession||Singer & songwriter.|
|Famous as||Music Artist.|
|Age (As of 2019)||40 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||October 20, 1979.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Rishikesh Uttrakhand, India.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Birth Sign)||Libra.|
|House Location||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 4".
Meters: 1.63 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 60 Kg.
Pounds: 132 lbs.
|Shoe Size (UK)||7.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Rishikesh kakkar.
Mother: Niti Kakkar.
|Siblings||1. Neha Kakkar (sister).
2. Tony Kakkar (brother).
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Social media||Instagram: twicetagram (11.2 million followers).
Youtube: By her name (1.65 millions subscribers).
Twitter: @SonuKakkar (200K fans).
Facebook: SonuKakkar (1.2 million likes).
|Highest Qualification||High School.|
|School||Local High school.|
|Debut song||Babuji Zara Dheere Chalo (2003).|
|Language (Songs)||1. Hindi.
|Famous songs||1. Babuji Zaara Dheer Chalo (2003).
2. Seduction Saavariya (2003).
3. Ishq Da Tadka (2004).
4. Honey Moon (2004).
5. Kar Mundya (2005).
6. Sayonee (2006).
7. O Sikandar (2006).
8. Hitchki (2007).
9. Blue theme (2008).
10. Bareilly Ke Bazzar Mein (2009).
11. Aali Re Sali Re (2011).
12. London Thumukda (2014).
13. Bhaag Milky Bhaag (2017).
14. Phir Teri Bahon Mein (2019).
|Net worth||10-14 Crore Rupees (as in 2020).|
Singing Career, Songs & Net worth
The lady has worked for the movies Like Mere dad Ki Maruti (2013), Boss (2013), etc. Recently she has sung a song for the movie Cabaret (2019).
She has a YouTube channel by her name and has 1.65 million subscribers over there. On her videos on YouTube, there are more than 23 Cr. Views. Even after coming from a financially weak family Sonu has created her fortune by herself.
Her Dedication and hard work proved to be fruitful for her as she is one of the popular singers in India. On her music videos on YouTube, she gets on an average of 5 million views. She has built a net worth of approximately 10-14 crore INR with her dedication and efforts.
- She is a fitness freak and even posts images of her healthy meals.
- Sonu follows Lord Ganesha.
- She has a BMW X3.
- As a Libran she is very straightforward and a graceful lady.
- Kakkar is very attached to her siblings and they appear in a lot of images together also they all 3 live in Mumbai together in the same house.
- Sonu Kakkar has also worked with Brilliant singers like Sonu Nigam.
- In her school time, her classmates used to tease her because her father used to be a Samosa vendor.
- She loves to travel. Recently, she traveled to Dubai on a short trip.
- Sandeep Chowta is the one who recognized her talent and gave her the first break.
- Her husband doesn’t appear much on her Instagram page.