Do you know the Real Name of Badshah? The Real name of Badshah is Aditya Prateek Singh Sisodia.
Now he is popular by his stage name Badshah only, he is an Indian Rapper and Singer better known for his Hindi, Haryanvi, and Punjabi Songs. Badshah started his career in 2006 alongside Yo Yo Honey Singh in his hip hop group Mafia Mundeer.
Badshah split from Honey Singh in 2012 and released his independent Haryanvi song Kar Gayi Chull, which was later adopted into the 2016 Bollywood movie, Kapoor & Sons.
Badshah music has been featured in Bollywood soundtracks for films such as 2014 films Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania and Khoobsurat.
Badshah debut single song, “DJ Waley Babu” featuring Aastha Gill, was ranked number one on the Indian iTunes charts within 24 hours of the release. The song crossed one million views on YouTube within 30 hours.
In 2016, Badshah collaborated with Navv Inder on “Wakhra Swag” which won the 2016 Punjabi Music Awards for best duo/group and most popular song of the year award.
Badshah also appeared as one of the highest-paid celebrities in India in the Forbes India’s 100 Celebrity in the year 2017, 2018 and 2019. In 2019, Badshah launched his brother Uchana Amit with track “Kamaal” which was one of his biggest hits from 2019.
Early Life and Family: Badshah was born in Delhi, to a father from Haryana and a mother from Punjab. He is married to Jasmine.
Badshah completed his schooling from Bal Bharti Public School, Pitampura, Delhi where he performed with his school choir. Prior to becoming a full-time musician, he enrolled as a math student at the prestigious Banaras Hindu University in Varanasi before moving to civil engineer at PEC, Chandigarh.
Here Badshah was exposed to new Punjabi music which promoted him to take on “rap” writing. Badshah has stated that if he had not become a rapper, he may have become an IAS officer.
Career: Badshah started his career in the music industry with the name “Cool Equal”, but then changed his name to Badshah. His Bollywood song “Paagal” goes viral In the year 2019, it reached 74.8 million views on YouTube within 24 hours, setting the record for the most-viewed video in 24 hours on YouTube.