Himesh Reshammiya is an Indian music director, singer, actor, television producer, lyricist, film producer, script writer, and distributor. The year 2014 proved to be a good one for Himesh as The Exposé, a film that he produced and acted in, was declared a hit and converted into a franchise. A sequel to the film is in the pipeline for release in May 2015. To top it all, a number from the soundtrack of Humshakals (2014) called Caller Tune, was also a big hit.
Reshammiya was born on July 23, 1973 in a place called Dungar, in Gujarat. His father Vipin Reshammiya was a music composer who had already worked with great artists like RD Burman, Laxmikant-Pyarelal and Shankar Jaikishan among others. Vipin had also produced a movie Insaaf Ki Jung in 19887. At the age of 11, Himesh decided to take up music as a career to fulfill his father’s desire after he lost his elder brother. Himesh studied at Hill Grange School in Padder Road area, Mumbai. When Himesh was 16 years old, he began his career with a production house, which aired TV soaps on Doordarshan, Ahmedabad, and on Zee TV.6 Two of his famous title song compositions are for the serials Amar Prem and Andaaz (1995-97) on Zee TV.
• Composed Title songs for TV serials Amar Prem and Andaaz on Zee TV • Judged singing competition Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge on Zee TV, with his group called Rock Gharana. • Judged the Finale of Jo Jeeta Wohi Superstar.
Top 10 Hit Songs
His break in Bollywood motion pictures got here when his pal Salman Khan gave him an opportunity to grow to be a music director within the movie Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya alongside composers Jatin Lalit and Sajid- Wajid in 1998, this was adopted up by films like Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge (2000) and Yeh Hai Jalwa (2002). Fame and success got here his approach as music director within the 2003 movie Tere Naam wherein he received a star display award and a Zee Cine Award for greatest Music Director. Right here onwards his music route featured in motion pictures like Zameen (2003), Tum – A Harmful Obsession (2004), Dil Maange Extra (2004), and in 2005 got here the movie Aashiq Banaya Aapne whereby Himesh gained the coveted Filmfare Finest Male Playback Singer Award and Bollywood Music Award for the Greatest Music Director. His songs like Zara Jhoom Jhoom from the movie Tom, Dick and Harry (2006), Tera Surroor and Tanhaiyan each from the film Aap Kaa Surroor – The Actual Luv Story (2007), proved to be fairly in style. Himesh additionally made his debut as an actor and a singer in Aap Kaa Surroor. His musical type and composition established itself as a fusion of Western and Indian classical music, accompanied by techno beats, firmly grounded within the style of digital music. His album Aap Kaa Surroor was the very best promoting album within the Indian music historical past; remaining primary on the music charts for nearly a 12 months. The 12 months 2007 additionally noticed Himesh as a music director performing some tracks within the movie Welcome, whereby two of his songs Insha Allah and Kola Laka Vellari turned huge hits. By 2008, one other of track Tum Mile from the movie My Title is Anthony Gonsalves additionally grew to become a success quantity. In 2009, the movie Radio was his 100th movie, as a music director. Quickly he composed the tunes for the movie Milenge Milenge (2010) whereby the tune Kuch To Baaki Hai turned a smash hit. Later, the film Bodyguard (2011) noticed the music Teri Meri Prem Kahani successful the Airtel Celebrity Award, Huge Star Award and the Lions Favorite Music Director Award. In 2012, he composed for films like Harmful Ishhq, Bol Bachchan, Oh My God!, Son of Sardar, culminating in Khiladi 786 which received the Lions Favorite Path Breaking Music Award. The following 12 months he composed music for movies like Particular 26, Shortcut Romeo and Policegiri. Within the 2014, Himesh composed for a flurry of movies like The Xposé, Humshakals, Kick, All is Nicely, Motion Jackson, and a remake of Masoom (from Himesh Reshammiya Manufacturing Subsequent). The movie Humshakals minted Rs 40 crore within the opening weekend3, whereas The Xposé received him the Life OK Finest Entertainer of the Month. Upcoming movies in 2015, the place Himesh will direct music embrace The Xposé-2 and Prem Ratan Dhan Payo.
• Filmfare Awards: Best Male Playback Singer Award for Aashiq Banaya Aapne (2006). • Zee Cine Award: Best Music Director for the movie Tere Naam (2003). • Star Screen Award: Best Music Director for the film Tere Naam (2003). • Phalke Best Supporting Actor Award for the film Khiladi 786 (2013).
Top 10 Hit Songs
• Teri Meri – Bodyguard (2011) • Hookah Bar – Khiladi 786 (2012) • Aashiq Banaya Aapne – Aashiq Banaya Aapne (2005) • Ek Haseena Thi – Karzzzz (2008) • Caller Tune – Humshakals (2014) • Tera Surror – Aap Kaa Surroor (2007) • Aap Ki Kashish – Aashiq Banaya Aapne (2005) • Dard Dilo Ke – The Exposé (2014) • Jhalak Dikhlaja – Aksar (2006) • Dil Vich Lagiya Ve – Chup Chup Ke (2006)
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