Profile

Name
Himesh Reshammiya
Date of Birth
23rd July 1973
Profession
Music Director, Composer & Singer
Favourite colour
Orange
Current career status
Himeshji has been responsible for giving 28 hits in 6 months and BBC did a news piece on the same.

Himesh Reshammiya

Himesh Reshammiya son of Veteran Gujarati music director Vipin Reshammiya, was born on 23rd July 1973. Himeshji studied at Hill Grange School in Peddar Road where he met his best friend Prashant Chadha. Prashant is responsible for Himesh’s new look and for directing all of Himesh’s music videos from his private album “Aap Kaa Surroor” as well as promotional videos for the movies “Aashiq Banaya Aapne”, “Aksar” & “Tom, Dick & Harry”.

At just 16 years old and before Himesh Reshammiya went into music direction, he produced television serials for TV which included serials such as “Andaz” & “Amar Prem”.

The first big break came when Himesh Reshammiya approached Salman Khan (who had just made it big with the hit movie “Maine Pyar Kiya”) who gave Himesh the chance to be a music director for the movie “Bandhan” along with the composer Anand Raj Anand.

Himeshji entered bollywood on 29th June 2007 with the release of his first film 'Aap Kaa Surroor the moviee: The Real Luv Story' The film was released on his mother's (Mrs Madhu Reshammiya) birthday & the film has done tremendous success by breaking all box office records to date.

 

 

Awards

Filmfare awards (2003)
Won Best Music Director for Tere Naam
Filmfare awards (2005)
Won Best Playback Singer for Aashiq Banaya Aapne
Zee Cine Awards (2005)
Won Best Playback Singer for Aashiq Banaya Aapne
IIFA Awards Dubai (2006)
Won Best Playback Singer for Aashiq Banaya Aapne
MTV Lycra Awards (2006)
Nominated for best Music Style Icon
US Bollywood Music Awards 2006
Won Best Music Director for Aashiq Banaya Aapne
Filmy Person of the Year 2006
Nominated for “Filmy Person of the Year 2006″
Star Screen Awards 2006
Nominated for Best Music Director for Aashiq Banaya Aapne
Entertainer of the Year Award 2006 - CNN IBN
Nominated for Entertainer of the Year Award 2006
Society Young Achievers Award 2007
Won Society Young Achievers Award 2007
Filmfare Awards 2006
Nominated for Best Playback Singer: Aashiq Banaya Aapne
Zee Cine Awards 2007
Nominated for Music Director
All India Achievers Awards 2007
Won All India Achievers Awards 2007
Koffee with Karan Best Debutant Male Award 2007
Won Koffee with Karan Best Debutant Male Award 2007
US Bollywood Music Awards 2007
Nominated for Best Music Director
Zee Rishton ki Utsav Awards 2007
SaReGaMaPa Challenge 2007
Sabse Favourite Kaun 2008
Nominated Sabse Favourite Naya Hero 2008
MAX Stardust Awards 2008
Nominated: Superstar of Tomorrow
Filmfare Awards 2008
Nominated for Best Male Debutant
Zee Cine Awards 2008
Nominated for Best Promising Newcomer

 

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