Sonu Kakkar is a famous Indian playback singer and songwriter. Sonu Kakkar is famous for singing in different languages like Hindi, Tamil, Punjabi, Telugu, etc. Likewise, she is also recognized as the sister of famous singer Neha Kakkar.
Table of Biography
Sonu Kakkar was born in 1979 in Rishikesh, India and she celebrated her birthday each year on October 20. She is 41 years old as of now. Sonu was born in a Hindu family and holds Indian nationality. Similarly, her zodiac sign is Libra. Sonu was born to her father Rishikesh Kakkar and her mother Niti Kakkar. Her father used to work as a Samosa vendor. Likewise, Sonu has two siblings. One is her sister Neha Kakkar and next to her brother Tony Kakkar. All three of them are famous playback singers of India.
Talking about her educational background, Sonu completed her class 8 from a local school and completed class 10 from the open board. Likewise, Sonu never attended college. As she was interested in singing since childhood, she started taking singing classes instead of college.
Professional Life and Career
Sonu Kakkar started her singing career by singing the song “Babuji Zaara Dheere Chalo” from the film “Dum” in 2003. Likewise, Sonu shot into fame after singing this song. Similarly, Sonu gave her voice in man other songs including Ishq Da Tadka, Seduction Saavariya, Kar Mundya, and Lawani. Finally, she released her single “Urban Munda” in 2014 and gained huge popularity.
Talking about her songs in other languages, Sonu made her Telugu debut with the song “Parvan Laa” from the film “Kokila”, Kannada debut by singing the song “Oora Kannu” from the movie “Ranga SSLC”, Marathi debut with the song “Mastani Jwanit Mazya” in the film “Nau Mahine Nau Diwas”, Punjabi debut with the song “Gustakh Akhan” in the movie “Jag Jeondeyan De Mele”, Tamil debut with the song “Dhinam Dhinam Deepavali” in the movie “Varalaru”, and Malayalam debut with her song “Dil Lena” in the movie “Kalimannu”. Sonu Kakkar has also sung a Nepali song “Salaam Lijiye Kabool Kijiye” in the movie “Kohinoor”.
Net Worth and Achievements
Sonu Kakkar has gained an immense amount of money through her singing career. Sonu Kakkar has worked with a number of industries and has sung numerous songs. Therefore, she has an estimated net worth of 10-14 crore INR.
Moving towards her awards and nominations, she was nominated for the “Stardust award for Best Playback Singer-Female” in 2015. Similarly, she won “MTV IMMIES AWARD” for her song “Babuji”. Moreover, it is sure that she is going to win a number of other awards soon.
Sonu is married to Neeraj Sharma. The couple got married in the year 2006. Though they have been married for 15 years, the couple has no children. Sonu is currently on her career more. The couple is living a happy life in Mumbai, India. Moreover, she has no other past relationships.
Body Measurements and Social Media
Sonu Kakkar is a tall and beautiful lady. She stands 5 feet 4 inches (1.63m) tall and weighs around 60 kg (132lbs.). Continuing, Sonu’s actual body measurement (Chest-Waist-Hip) is 32-28-24 inches. Likewise, her bra size is 32B and her shoe size is 8 inches. Furthermore, she has black hair and beautiful black eyes.
Sonu is fond of using social media platforms. Firstly, Sonu is active on Instagram with 1.2 million followers. Similarly, she has more than 1300 posts related to her lifestyle. Secondly, Sonu also has a Facebook page with 2.6 million followers. Thirdly, she is also seen on Twitter under her own name which has more than 270k followers. Lastly, she also owns a YouTube channel with 2.11 million subscribers and over 7 billion views. Sonu uploads her songs on her YouTube channel.