Rapper Badshah is one of the most popular personalities of Bollywood. People know all of his famous songs by heart. But they don’t know the story of how he became Badshah. Here we have compiled a list of interesting and unknown facts about the multi-talented singer. Scroll down!
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- Do you know Badshah’s real name?
- He is a proud father
- Do you know from where he got the motivation
- The last one is real Badshah!
Indian music Industry’s revolutionary man is none other than our favourite Badshah. Whenever a new Badshah song comes out, it instantly gets popular among the youth and hits a million views overnight. These days the rapper is basking glory as every next Bollywood film has a rap in his voice. But behind every successful man, there are many unsuccessful days. And today we will be talking about those days. So, let’s begin the journey of how Badshah became the Badshah of rap.
“When I first told my parents I want to be a rapper, they asked me, ‘Yeh rap hota kya hai’. And to make them understand I showed them a music video featuring rapper 50 Cent. That didn’t put things in my favour, because it was an obscene video.”— Badshah
The Story Behind His Name
Only some people know that his real name is Aditya Prateek Singh Sisodia. His name is big so he wanted to change his name before entered in the Industry. Interestingly, he is the biggest fan of Shahrukh Khan so that when Shahrukh’s hit film ‘Badshah’ came he inspired by the name and he changed his name to Badshah.
Happily Married Man
Yes, You right that right! after a hush-hush affair for so long, Badshah got married to Jasmine. In fact, proud father of little princes that born on January 11, 2017.
Raps In Multiple Language
We all know that he also raps in Punjabi and Haryanvi but only a few know that during his struggling days he used to rap in Englis as well. He also raps in multiple languages such as Malayalam, Tamil, Bhojpuri, Gujrat and Spanish. furthermore, he is a maths lover and he wrote his first rap for his School maths teacher.
Study and Job!
Badshah studied Civil Engineer and worked as civil engineering. Also, he revealed that he wanted to become an IAS officer before he entered in Bollywood Industry.
“I went to St Stephen’s for one month, but then later joined an engineering college here. After my education, I had a job as well. Helmet pehen ke jaata tha main site par (laughs). But I never really liked it much. Thankfully, I got my chance at music and there was no looking back. Now, I say that I was always a musician who happened to be a civil engineer. I only wanted to do something in music,” — Badshah
He continues to written raps during his college days. His parents wanted him to do a government job but Badshan wants something else from his life he just follows his passion.
Got The Motivation From His College Days
We bet this one you didn’t know about Badshah! Well, he did his first performance in his college days. Also, he got the motivation from there only. We tell you how!
On his college fest, the famous singer Palash Sen would have come but he went little late, So Badshah requests his principle to let him sing in the stage just for 5 minutes and he agreed. And, those 5 mins, turned 15 min, then 30 min. Everybody from the youth also enjoyed him and then he got the motivation and self-belief that he can do that.
Badshah started his career in 2006 with the crew, named, “Mafia Mundeer”. Also, he worked with Yo Yo Honey Singh in his initial days on his album, ” Get Up Jawani” which is super-duper hit that time. Honey Singh’s block-buster songs, Dope-Shop, Angezi Beat and Brown Rang, Badshah worked with Yo-Yo Honey Singh for almost 6 years but got NO CREDITS he left the group in 2012.
His Fashion Icon
In an Interview, Badshah when asked who is his fashion icon? Badshah revealed that his father is his fashion icon as he used to buy him a branded shoes in his childhood because his father never wore it.
The Real Badshah
Well, if you think Badshah is a loud and chirpy personality in real so my friend you are wrong here! In an interview, Badshah shares that he is not the same as he is in public places or stage. He is totally opposite to that as he is a wise person and he prefers being quite.