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Kanika Kapoor Bio, Age, Children, Songs, Instagram, Net Worth & Wiki

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About Kanika Kapoor

Kanika Kapoor is a popular female singer in the Bollywood music industry. She was born in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh in a middle-class family at the age of 12 she started learning classical music under musician ‘Ganesh Prasad Mishra’. Kanika is a famous Bollywood singer who does not need any introduction. Because she made this charm by her efforts, dedication, and her devotion to music, now she is the more promising singer of today’s time in Bollywood. She is getting counted as the top female singers. After lots of struggle and hard work, she attained this position. Currently, she lives in London, and for song recording and other music concerns she moves between India and England. She was accompanied by him to classical concerts in India. She is one of the famous playback singers in India today and got fame after an item song in the movie ‘Ragini MMS 2’ song- Baby Doll.

She started her professional singing career in 2001 with a video album named ‘Jugni Ji’ and from there she never looks back. In 1997, she got married to Raj Chandok a business person in London. Kanika Kapoor has 3 kids with Raj Chandok but due to some personal reasons, they got separated. She was won many awards for popular songs like- Baby Doll, Lovely, Kamli, Desi Look, etc which has millions of views on youtube. She is living a very happy and prosperous life with her children in India now after getting divorced from Raj Chandok in 2012. She has all the happiness and stardom in life that any superstar wants

Bio/Wiki

Birth Name Kanika Kapoor
Nick Name Kanika
Age (as in 2022) 41 Years
Religion Hinduism
Sun Sign/Zodiac Sign Aries
Birth Place Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
Date of Birth 23 March 1981 [1]wikipedia
Nationality Indian
Residence She lives at a small apartment in Knightsbridge, London
Home Town Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
Hobbies Doing Yoga, Shopping, Travelling

Physical  Stats

Height (Approx.) in centimeters: 165 cm
in meters: 1.65 m
in feet inches: 5′ 5″
Weight (Approx.) in kilograms: 56 kg
in pounds: 123 lbs

Figure Measurements

Breast Size 33
Hips Size 34
Waist Size 26

Extra Ordinary Features

Race / Ethnicity Not Known
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Grey
S*xual Orientation Not Known
Dress Size Not Known
Shoe Size Not Known

Family

Mother’s Name Poonam Kapoor (runs a boutique)
Father’s Name Rajeev Kapoor (Runs his family business of electrical trading)
Brother Sasha (Elder, owns a company in London)
Sister Not Known
Husband/Spouse Dr. Raj Chandok (m. 1997–2012)
Marriage Date Year-1997
Children Aayana, Samara
Yuvraaj

Personal Life

School Loreto Convent, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
College/University Bhatkhande Music Institute, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
Educational Qualification BA & MA in Music from Bhatkhande Music Institute in Lucknow
Profession Singer
Brands Endorsed Not Known
Career Manager Not Known

Awards

N/A

Relationship & more

Affairs/Boyfriends Raj Chandok

Favorite Things

Food Habit Non-vegetarian
Favourite Actress Deepika Padukone
Favourite Actors Bollywood: Hrithik Roshan
Hollywood: Leonardo DiCaprio
Favourite Sweet Dish Kesar Jalebi
Favourite Food Aloo Paratha
Favourite Cuisines Chinese
Favourite Musicians A. R. Rahman, Vishal-Shekhar, Beyonce, Shakira, Pitbull, Jennifer Lopez, and Justin Bieber
Favourite Lyricist Shabbir Ahmed
Favourite Designers Peter Dundas, Christian Laqua, Rohit Bal, Manish Malhotra
Favourite Singers Lata Mangeshkar, Alka Yagnik, Udit Narayan, Justin Bieber
Controversies Singer & Music Producer Dr. Zeus expressed his disappointment when he was not credited as the producer of the song “Baby Doll Main Sone Di,” Kanika’s debut Bollywood song. In a radio interview, he said that the fruits of all his hard work were reaped by Meet Bros., who were unfairly given the credits for the song.

Money Factor

Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx) $7 Million
Estimated Net Worth in 2021 (Approx) Under Review
Annual Salary Under Review
Income Source Pop Singer

According to Various Online resources, famous Pop Singer Kanika Kapoor’s net worth is $7 Million at the age of 41 years old. She earned the money being a professional Pop Singer. She is from India.

Songs List

2012 Jugni Ji
2014 Baby Doll
Baby Doll (Remix Version)
Lovely
Kamlee
2015 Chittiyaan Kalaiyaan
Chittiyaan Kalaiyaan (MBA Swag)
Chittiyaan Kalaiyaan (Remix)
Chhil Gaye Naina
Desi Look
Desi Look (Remix)
We Could Be Heroes (Recreated Song)
Nachan Farrate
Nachan Farrate (MB Swag)
Jugni Peeke Tight Hai (Version 1)
Teddy Bear
Jab Chaye Tera Jadoo
Neendein Khul Jaati Hain
Super Girl From China
Premika
Tukur Tukur
2016 Jawaani Le Doobi
Ishq Samundar (Reloaded)
Da Da Dasse
Ankhiyaan
Hug Me
Teri Kamar Ko
Luv Letter
Beat Pe Booty
Selfie
Dana Kata Pori
Tutak Tutak Tutiya (Title Song)
2017 Shake Karaan
Resham Da Rumaal
Abhagi Piya Ki
2018 Galla Goriyaa/Aaja Soniye
Nachdi Firangi
Pretty Girl
Cheater Mohan
Thade Rahiyo
Chodd Diya
Chodd Doya (unplugged)
2019 Genda Phool
Manmohini

Some unknown facts about

  • Does Kanika Kapoor smoke?: No
  • Does Kanika Kapoor drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Kanika is a popular Indian playback singer who is known for some hit Bollywood numbers including “Baby Doll” and “Chhitiyan Kalaiyan.”
  • Besides singing, she is also a trained Kathak dancer.
  • Kanika was born and brought up into a business-class family in Lucknow.
  • In Lucknow, Kanika has a large extended family, comprising of around 150+ members, all living nearby.
    Her father, Rajeev Kapoor is the third generation in his family’s business of electrical trading.
  • Kanika’s mother, Poonam, is an established exporter of Chikan work and also runs a boutique, called Kalakrutti.
  • Her elder brother, Sasha, has his own company in London.
  • Kanika’s family has a musical background and her uncle has learned music from the late Pandit Ganesh Mishraji. Kanika would often sit with them together on Sundays and practice.
  • Kanika started learning music at a very young age, and when she was only 11 years old, she got an opportunity to sing on the All India Radio (AIR).
  • At her Lucknow house, Kanika had converted her garage into a studio, where she would sing and record.
    Anup Jalota was her father’s childhood friend, and he would often give her a chance to sing Bhajans in the breaks that he took during his performances.
  • It was Anup Jalota who introduced the 16-year-old Kanika to Bollywood folk and helped here sign a three-year contract with Universal Polygram.
  • While in Mumbai, Kanika made an album with Lalit Sen but it never released.
  • Initially, Kanika had decided never to get married in her life, however, when she met Raj Chandok (best friend of Kanika’s London based cousin) at her cousin’s wedding at Khajuraho, she fell in love with him.
  • At the age of 18, Kanika got married to Dr. Raj Chandok and moved to London.
  • While in London, Kanika gave up singing; because she wasn’t allowed.
  • Talking about her married life in London, Kanika says- I was a normal papad achaar housewife, had three kids and was happily playing a mother to them, till we separated.”
  • Kanika also explains about becoming of her an arrogant materialistic woman after being married to a rich man-
  • Marriage exposed me to a fancy life of another level and that kind of took over me. I was materialistic, egoistic, vain, and was full of myself, to the extent of being borderline arrogant. The money, the kids, the lifestyle all made me stay with my husband for a long time, till it became too much to go through personally.”
  • After happily living for almost 15 years, Kanika and her husband’s relation started growing sour; after she found her husband cheating on her. Both separated in 2010 and finally divorced in 2012.
  • After living at the plush apartment in Central London at Mayfair, now, Kanika lives at a small apartment in Knightsbridge in London.
  • Kanika also owns a house in Mumbai and has personally supervised for its interior decoration.
  • Her elder brother, Sasha, and Harmeet Singh (from the Meet Brothers duo) were classmates at Gwalior’s Scindia School. This is how Kanika Kapoor knows Meet Brothers; in fact, she considers Harmeet & Manmeet as her brothers.
  • After her divorce, Kanika moved to India along with her children; however, since her children were not able to adjust in the Indian environment and were getting ill, she moved back to London.
  • Kanika is very close to her grandmother and says- Every time we leave Lucknow my Dadi ma puts a red tikka and gives us ₹500.”
  • She became popular after the release of her song “Jugni Ji” in 2012. Notably, the track was the remix version of the Pakistani Sufi song “Alif Allah,” which was originally sung by Arif Lohar and Meesha Shafi at the third season of Coke Studio Pakistan (2010).
  • According to Kanika, she cannot speak Punjabi properly despite singing a number of songs with Punjabi lyrics.
  • Kanika also runs her own fashion brand “Kanika Kapoor: House of Chikankari” to promote the art of embroidery and textile decoration.
  • In 2016, she became the brand ambassador of Swiss Watch manufacturer 88 Rue du Rhone.
  • In 2015, during Prime Minister Narendra Modi‘s visit to the UK, Kanika sang the welcome song.

References

References
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