Arijit Singh Tickets"
Arijit Singh Tickets
Arijit Singh is one of the world's premier singers in the classical Indian playback genre. The Bengali-born vocalist and music programmer is perhaps best known as the winner of two prestigious music reality shows in his homeland and for his work in developing his own recording setup. He has also found fame through his songs appearing on Bollywood soundtracks. Singh is bringing his unique style back to London, following the success of his shows in Leicester and London in 2014.
Singh will be appearing at the SSE Wembley Arena in London, UK. The London gig is his only UK appearance during his latest global tour and will see him perform with the London Symphony Orchestra and support from leading musicians and backing vocalists in front of a capacity 10,000 person audience. Due to the massive popularity of his previous UK appearances, demand is sure to be high so expect Arijit Singh tickets to sell rapidly.
Singh is a multiple reality show winner. After triumphing in Fame Gurukul, the Indian version of Fame Academy, he won the final of 10 Ke 10 Le Gaye Dil in 2005. Singh was married to one of his fellow contestants from the show, before divorcing and remarrying a childhood friend from West Bengal. Alongside his music career, Singh is a talented writer and documentary maker and a keen badminton player. His success has earned him an estimated $5.5 million during 2014, according to Forbes. an online poll conducted by hungama.com named him the most popular artist of 2014.
Arijit Singh is often referred to as the "king of romance" in India, due to his silky and soulful vocal style. Playback legends such as Rahat Fateh Ali Kahn have claimed Singh to be the greatest vocalist of his generation and he is regularly credited as being a consummate live performer. As well as being an accomplished singer of ghazals and semi-classical music, Singh is also praised for his abilities on the piano and guitar.
While his reality show experiences were vital in establishing Arijit Singh as a national icon, it was the inclusion of his song Tum Hi Ho on the soundtrack to Bollywood hit Aashiqui 2 that brought Singh to international prominence. The song was a worldwide hit and won Singh the Best Male Playback Singer award at the Filmfare Awards. The success of Tum Hi Ho saw Singh make the leap from promising playback singer to a major star in his own right. More Bollywood soundtrack work cemented this lofty position.
Arijit Singh has appeared on an astonishing number of soundtracks since making his debut on High School Musical 2 in 2007. Alongside Tum Hi Ho - by far his biggest hit - his vocals and original songs have appeared on 38 different soundtracks with another 15 contributions scheduled for films to be released in 2015. In the past few years, his songs Suno Na Sangamarmar, Laal Ishq and Phir Le Aya Dil have all received critical acclaim.
Arijit Singh is used to playing to packed, hyped audiences at live shoes and award ceremonies in India, and he really brings a the experience of a polished performer to the crowd: he gives then what they want. In India, his performances are praised for their laid-back, almost jazzy atmosphere."
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