Gursharanjot Randhawa, popularly known as Guru Randhawa is a famous and also very successful Punjabi singer and also a songwriter. He came into the headlines when he released his song High Rated Gabru and made his place in the Industry. Born in the year 1991, on August 31st, Guru Randhawa was brought up in Punjab in Gurdaspur. From a very young age only, he wanted to be a singer. To pursue the same, he always used to participate in singing competitions in his school. he did not get any professional training in music but learned mostly by watching television only.
Although he had a lot of interest in music, he never ignored his education and completed his post-graduation in Business Administration from the Indian Institute of Planning and Management from New Delhi. After he was don with his post-graduation, she started pursuing his career in music seriously and took up a lot of stage shows at a number of events.
Family, Early Life, and Background of Guru Randhawa
Guru belongs to a proper Jatt Sikh Family and they are settled in the Noorpur District in Gurdaspur, Punjab, however, his roots trace back to Rurka Kalan, again in Punjab. There is not much information about his parents, however, we do know that he has an elder brother as well and his name is Ramneek Randhawa. Guru mentions that his brother is the biggest reason behind his success.
Career and Work Life of Guru Randhawa
Guru’s main source of income is singing and songwriting. He started his career in the year 2012 with the release of the song Same Girl, and then, later on, he released another famous track called Chadd Gai which was quite liked by his fans and the audience. Along with that, one song that brought him into the headlines was High Rated Gabru. Some of his other famous tracks include Patola, Yaar Mod Do, Page One, Suit, Fashion, and many more. in the year 2017, he also gave his debut in the Bollywood industry with the movie Hindi Medium starring Irrfan Kahn. In the movie, he sang the remake of his own song, Suit.
Also, he appeared to wit another famous singer, Kanika Kapoor in the year 2017, in the T Series Mix Tape where he sang and recorded two of his most famous songs, Suit, and Ambarsariya. He also performed at the opening ceremony of the IPL matches of the year 2017 along with Yami Gautam. In the year 2019, he released a song that featured Pitbull which is one of the most famous rappers of the world and was called as Slowly Slowly. The song reached new records and heights and had its lyrics in three languages, English, Punjabi, and Hindi as well.
He is also featured in a lot of magazines and journals on front pages including TMM magazine, and also Man’s World Magazine. Also, he has been seen modeling on several occasions including with Nivedita Saboo in Times Fashion Week.
Awards and Recognition
Guru Randhawa has been honored with a lot of titles and nominations including Best duo song, Youth icon award by News 24, and also as the Best debut male. He also won the Dada Saheb Phalke Award in the year 2019.
- Guru loves to ear sandwiches, rice, and daal makhana.
- His favorite singer is Babbu Maan
- He loves the actresses Madhuri Dixit and also Sonam Kapoor
- His favorite actor is Akshay Kumar and favorite cricketer is Virat Kohli
- One of his passions is to collect jackets.
- He also has a soft corner for cricket and football and he loves to travel too.