Vishal Dadlani is an Indian film music director, who have worked in Hindi, Telugu, Tamil and Marathi films. He mostly does music alongwith Shekhar Ravjiani and the duo popularly known as Vishal-Shekhar. They shot to fame for the songs like Jhankaar Beats, Dus, Bluffmaster, Om Shanti Om, Bachna Ae Haseeno, Happy New Year and many more. He was seen as one of the judge in singing reality show Indian Idol Junior 2.
Real Name: Vishal Dadlani
Profession: Singer-songwriter, Record Producer, Musician, Performer
Physical Stats & More
Height: 5’ 7”
Weight : 74 kg
– Chest: 42 Inches
– Waist: 36 Inches
– Biceps: 14 Inches
Eye Color: Black
Date of Birth: 28 June 1973
Age (as in 2016): 43 Years
Birth Place: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign: Cancer
Hometown: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
College: VIT University, Vellore
Educational Qualifications: Graduate
Debut Song: Pyaar Mein Kabhi Kabhi (1999)
Marital Status: Married
Wife: Priyali Dadlani
Vishal Dadlani alongwith Shekhar Ravjiani were the judges on the popular star hunt show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge 2007. They have composed title track for Star Plus’ daily series Navya and Piya Re Bhavri.
They have composed the IPL 6 anthem “Jumping Japaang” and the IPL 7 anthem “Chalo Bulawa Aya Hai”. On 10 November 2013, Vishal and Shekhar with Priyanka Chopra performed live at Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani-Goa Campus, Goa.
Notable Works of Vishal
- Main Agar Kahoon
- Bachna Ae Haseeno
- Sheila Ki Jawani
- Chammak Challo
- Balam Pichkari
Here are some interesting facts about Vishal Dadlani
- Vishal started his music career as a vocalist in Mumbai’s electronic band “Pentagram.”
- Apart from Hindi, the duo of him and Shekhar Ravjiani have composed for Telugu, Tamil and Marathi films also.
- He is not a trained musician but his interest evolved after listening to his father’s music collections.
- He is India’s apex music composer to perform live over the internet and smartphones.
- He is a loyal supporter of Aam Aadmi Party.
- He owns a music label called “Vishal Likes That” or “VLT”, to promote fresh blood in music.
- He also did a special appearance in films like Om Shanti Om and Tees Maar Khan.
Updated on: 11 Jan 2017