Mult-faceted Himesh Reshammiya turns 42!


Singer-composer Himesh Reshammiya who is a judge on singing reality show ‘The Voice India’ has turned 42!   

The contestents of the talent show organized a surprise party for their judge-cum-coach’s birthday in style decorating the place with balloons and glitters. A cake with Himesh’s picture on it was arranged for the occasion.

However, the ‘Hookah Bar’ singer who was not in the knowing could not arrive for the party thrown in honour of him due to the incessant showers in Mumbai. The participants did not let their enthusiasm die down and cut the cake on his behalf and had a gala time.

Himesh judges the singing talents along with contemporaries Shaan and Sunidhi Chauhan.

Born on July 23, 1973, Himesh began his career with the small screen composing and writing music, screenplay and stories of TV soaps like ‘Andaz’, ‘Jaan’, ‘Ashiqui’ and others which he also produced for HR Enterprise production house.

The multi-faceted Himesh got his big Bollywood break through his friend superstar Salman Khan in his film ‘Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya’ where he worked with composers Jatin-Lalit and Sajid-Wajid. His gained success and recognition with Salman starrer film ‘Tere Naam’.

After that it was no looking back and he came out with hit after hit. As a singer Himesh churned out songs like ‘Aashiq Banaya Apne’, ‘Tera Suroor’, ‘Jhalak Dikhlaja’, ‘Shakalaka Boom Boom’, ‘Hookah Bar’ and many others.

His debut film as actor was ‘Aap Ka Surroor’.  He also appeared alongside Akshay Kumar in ‘Khiladi 786’ and ‘The Xposé’ along with Irrfan Khan and rapper Honey Singh.

His upcoming films as music composer are ‘All Is Well’ starring Abhishek Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor releasing on August 21 and Sooraj Barjatya’s ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’ starring Salman Khan and Sonam Kapoor.