Indian Idol Fame Amit Kmar Biography
Amit Kumar is an singer, actor, producer, judge and a wonderful person. He is the son of the legendary singer Kishore Kumar whose songs which are still famous.
Amit Kumar was born on 3rd Of July 1952 In Mumabi, Mahashatra. He completed his schooling from many schools like Besant Montessori School in Mumbai, St.Xavier’s school in Jharkhand, South Point School in Kolkata and the Patha Bhavan in Kolkata. He made his screen debut at the age of 11, Just like his father he also had passion for singing since childhood.
Amit Kumar Personal Details
Amit Kumar hails from Bengali Brahmin family. His father Kishore Kumar is an legendary singer and music director as well. Kishore Dha acted in some movies as well like Padosan. His mother Ruma Guha Thakurta was also a singer. Amit was the only child to Kishore Kumar and Ruma Guha. He has a step sister, Sharmana Guha, and two step brothers Sumit Kumar and Ayan Guha.
Amit Kumar was married to Reema Ganguly, He has two daughters Vrienda Kumar and Muktika Kumar.
Amit Kumar Career & Personal Life
His first song was in the movie Darwaza in 1978, The song was Hosh Mein Hum Kahan. He recorded that in 1973 when he was just 21 years old. He also used to sing with his father as well like Haseeno Ke Chakkar Mein, Sun Chache Bol and Nazar Lage Na Saathiyo. In 1976 his song Bade Achcche Lagte Hain which was composed by Legendary R.D.Burman. From that song, Amit Kumar has got national fame and recognition because of that song.
The song was very popular and the audience loved it. He recorded 170 songs composed by R.D.Burman in his career. The actor Randhir Kapoor is his very close friend and he did playback singing for him in many movies.
In 1981, Amit Kumar has won the filmfare award for the Best Playback Singer for his song Yaad Aa Rahi Hai from the film Love Story. In his career, He was one of the most preferred singers for most directors and music directors. He worked with R.D. Burman and Bappi Lahri as well. After his father died on 13th October 1987, Amit Kumar and his brother Sumit Kumar have released a album for their father as a tribute. Later after some years, He had started declining offers from directors. He totally withdrew from the film industry and focused on live performances and orchestra’s.
Apart from singing, He also tried his hand in acting as well. He made his debut on screen at the age of 11. He was seen in Door Gagan Ki Chhaon Mein in 1964, Door Ka Raahi in 1971, Badhti Ka Naam dadhi in 1974, Shabhash Daddy in 1979, Chalti Ka Naam Zindagi in 1982 and his last movie was with the wonderful actor Rajesh Khanna and the movie was directed by his father. The movie’s name was Mamta Ki Chhaon Mein. Because of his father’s death, The films shooting didn’t complete. Then Amit Kumar took over the film and completed it, and then released the movie in 1989.
Amit Kmar Biography : Unknown Facts about Amit Kumar
Amit Kumar used to perform as a voice artist in Doordashan programs such as Chunauti and Campus. Remember we used to see Bob The Builder show in cartoon network. Amit Kumar has provided title tracks for this cartoon shows as well. In 2008, He was one of the judges of a reality singing show K for Kishore. That show was all about his father Kishore Kumar.
After that he was on TV again in 2019, In Kapil Sharma show in an episode which was dedicated to his father.
His hobbies are Reading, and Travelling. His favorite actor is Amitabh Bachchan and his favorite composer is R.D.Burman. On the 86th Anniversary of his late father Kishore Kumar. Amit Kumar has released a song Baba Mere in his memory. In this video we can also see Muktika Ganguly as well.
In Indian Idol season 11, When Amit Kumar was invited as a guest. He was so mesmerized by a singer’s performance, Sunny Hindustani. Amit Kumar has signed him for a song on the stage itself and gave him an opportunity to record a song in his studio.
So these are all the details of Amit Kumar, His personal life, His career details and others. If we get any other inform. We will definitely update.
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