After the launch of Tum Hi Ho from Aashiqui 2, Arijit Singh went on to become an overnight sensation. His lofty musical notes took the world by storm, making him one of the best playback singers in such a short span of time.
Indian playback singer and a music programmer from Arijit Singh, born in Jiaganj, Murshidabad, West Bengal, his career began upon participating in the reality show Fame Gurukul (2005), in which he lost at the finals. After winning another reality show called 10 Ke 10 Le Gaye Dil, Singh built a recording setup of his own, beginning his journey with music programming. Source wikipedia.
Arijit Singh To Retire From Bollywood in next year
Only 29 years old star said in a recent interview with Mid-day, he may retire from Bollywood by next year. Reveling his future plans Arijit said “I don’t think I have a long way to go. This might be my last year. Normally, fresh voices replace (current favourites) every five to seven years in Bollywood.”
He further added, “I might be able to change that. If I work really hard on specific genres, I might be able to stay longer. That way, I can emerge as the only singer who can croon songs of those genres. Maybe that’s how I will survive.”