Gurdas Maan is an Indian songwriter, actor, playback singer, and musician. Gurdas Maan is mainly associated with the Punjabi music industry. Similarly, he is well famous in Punjab and other neighboring states.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Gurdas Maan was born in the year 1957 and celebrates his birthday on the 4th of January every year. The singer was born in Giddarbaha, Muktsar, Punjab, India. Likewise, the singer is 64 years old as of now. Moreover, He belongs of Indian nationality and was born under the star sign Capricorn.
Moving on to his family, he was born to Guru Singh and Tej Kaur. Similarly, there is no information regarding his siblings on the internet. Thus, it is highly likely the Maan is the only child of his parents. Gurdas Maan had picked up an interest in Music and mimicry since childhood. Maan would often Singh Punjabi and Hindi songs.
Gurdas Maan has not revealed any details regarding his early education and academics. He went on to attend Yadavindra Public School located in Patiala. Later on, he pursued a master’s degree in Physical education. He has also done a Diploma Course in sports coaching from Netaji Subhas National Institute of Sports. Likewise, he is certainly well educated. Gurdas has become one of the successful stars in the Punjabi music industry.
Career and Professional Life
Gurdas Maan started singing from an early age. He would often sing songs at events and shows. During one of his singing shows, an Official present at the show offered a job on the electricity board. Gurdas Maan later accepted the offer and started working for the electricity board.
Furthermore, in the year 1980, he had received an offer by a producer to perform a song. He performed the song Dil Da Mamla Hai in DD National. The famous Punjabi folk singer Gurdas Maan well famous in the Punjabi film industry for his works. The singer brought new heights to Punjabi music and set new milestones for newcomers and emerging artists in the industry. People all around the world listen to and love his songs.
The musician also has produced and acted in many films. Some of the movies he has appeared in are Waris Shah-Ishq Da Waaris, Shaeed-e-Mohabbat, Des Hoya Pardes, etc. Moreover, His works and songs sung in collaboration with various artists have left a deep mark on people. He and Diljit Dosanjh sang the song Ki banu Duniya Da at Coke Studio. Diljit is also an equally talented and well-renowned artist in the Punjabi music industry.
Likewise, Maan has performed many concerts in the country and across the country. Besides Punjabi, he also has sung songs in Hindi, Rajasthani, and Tamil. In addition to singing, he has also appeared in Punjabi movies and television series.
Awards and Net worth
Gurdas Maan has received a couple of awards to date. he received The National Film Award for Best Male Playback singer in the year 2008. Likewise, he also received the National film award and Punjabi Music Kohinoor Punjab awards in 2005 and 2012 respectively. Similarly, he has earned a hefty deal of wealth throughout his career. Gurdas Maan has a net worth of $2 million.
Gurdas Maan is a married man. He is married to Manjeet Maan. Likewise, the pair has a son named Gurrick Maan.
Gurdas Maan has involved himself in controversy multiple times. In the year 2005, he received major backlash after singing a movie song at a religious event instead of a religious song. Likewise, in the year 2011, he released an album called Jogiya. One of the songs in the album ignited a controversy among the Sikh community as it promoted Derawad.
Body measurements and Social media
Gurdas Maan stands tall at 5 feet 9 inches and weighs 70 kg. Likewise, Maan has black hair and a pair of dark brown eyes.
Gurdas Maan is active on social media platforms and has garnered a huge fan following. He has a staggering 954k followers on Instagram and 3.2 million followers on his Twitter account.