Himesh Reshammiya

Himesh Reshammiya

Name: Himesh Reshammiya

Birthdate: 23rd July, 1973

Zodiac: Leo

Marital Status: When he was 21 years of age, he tied the knot to Komal and they have a son called Swayam.


1) Himesh Reshammiya was awarded the Filmfare Best Male Payback Award in the year 2006, for his film, ‘Aashiq Banaya Aapne’.

2) For the song ‘Teri Meri’ from the 2011 movie ‘Bodyguard’, Himesh was given the Airtel Superstar Award Song of the Year award.

Biography: Call this man by whatever name you might but the bottomline is Hate him or Love him, you can never ignore him. Himesh Reshammiya, the person who needs no introduction and whoever has even a little bit exposure to either Indian Television or Indian Music will definitely know whoHimesh is.

Himesh, apart from singing is also into a variety of other things. He is also an actor, a music director, a film producer, a lyricist, a script writer, a television producer as well as a distributer. He was born in the City of Dreams Mumbai present in Maharashtra, India. He is the son of Vipin Reshammiya, the veteran music director and Gujarati musician, and Madhu Reshammiya. His family originated from a place called Bhavnagar present in Gujarat. He completed his schooling from Hill Grange High School situated on Peddar Road, Mumbai. It was here that he met Prashant Chadha, his best friend. Prashant was the main man who was responsible for giving Himesh that nifty look with the cap. He was also responsible for directing each and every one of his music videos for the films ‘Aksar’, ‘Tom, Dick and Harry’ and ‘Aashiq Banaya Aapne’. When he was 16 years of age, Himesh started doing music direction and he also started producing television serials such as ‘Amar Prem and ‘Andaz’. He even composed the main theme songs for both of these television serials.

Salman Khan gave Himesh his first major project as a music director for the Sohail Khan directed movie ‘Pyaar Kiya Toh Darna Kya’, along with well-known composers Jatin Lalit and Sajid-Wajid. After this album turned out to be a huge success Salman and Himesh worked together to bring out several hit movies such as ‘Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge’ and ‘Yeh Hai Jalwa’. The 2003 Satish Kaushik directed ‘Tere Naam’ was Himesh’s first success as a music director. After attaining numerous successes as a music director, Himesh moved on to playback singing with ‘Aashiq Banaya Apne’ being his first film. The songs of this movie turned out to be a big success. Songs like ‘Zara Jhoom Jhoom’, ‘Tanhaiyan’ and ‘Tera Suroor’ created a big buzz all around. Himesh’s music is characterized by a fusion of Indian and Western classical music along with techno beats.

It was announced in 2010 that the well-known music video director named Roman White will be directing the videos of Himesh’s first ever international English album titled ‘@ Da Edge’, which will be released this year.

Himesh has made several remarkable achievements. He performed at the Heineken music Hall and at the humongous Wembley stadium and he was the first Indian to have done so.

He has also been working with Aisha Sagar for the music album named ‘Arzoo Arzoo’ which will be released this year.

Himesh began his maiden journey in acting with Prashant Chadha’s ‘Aap Kaa Surroor: The Real Love Story’.

He has presently signed for Rohit Shetty’sfilm ‘Chennai Express’ which has Shah Rukh Khan and Deepkia Padukone in its ranks. He has also signed for a movie named ‘Meerut Junction’.

Himesh had also played an active role as a mentor and as a judge in the television reality show, ‘Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge’ aired on Zee TV. His singing troop was called ‘Rock Gharana’. In 2007, he became the winning mentor in that show. Two years later in 2009, a member of his group, Vaishali Made won the ‘Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge’. He is also the mentor, the team captain and the judge for the team ‘Himesh’s Warriors’ for the show called ‘Music Ka Maha Muqqabla’ broadcasted on Star Plus. Also, he is a judge on the music reality show named ‘Sur Kshetra’which is broadcasted on Colors television channel. He even made an appearance as a special guest on the grand finale of the reality show, ‘Jo Jeeta Wohi Superstar 2’.


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