Biography of Sonu Kakkar

7 months ago / by Bharti Pankaj
Sonu Kakkar
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Sonu Kakkar is an Indian songwriter, playback singer, and television personality. She is the older sister of Tony Kakkar and Neha Kakkar.

Here are her details

Date of birth: 20 October 1979

Birthplace:  Rishikesh, Uttarakhand

Home town: Rishikesh, Uttarakhand

Mother tongue: Not revealed yet

Marital status: Married

Nationality: Indian

Affairs/Boyfriends: Neeraj Sharma

Physical appearance

  • Height: 5 ft. 4 inches
  • Weight: 55 kgs
  • Hair colour: Black
  • Eye colour: Dark Brown
  • Figure measurements: 35 – 26 – 34

About Sonu Kakkar

The zodiac sign of the actress is Libra and the age of her is 42 years old as of 2022. After completing her eighth-grade schooling at a school in Rishikesh, Sonu decided to continue her education through an open board. She has never attended college. Her singing career started in 2003 with the song “Babuji Zara Dheere Chalo” from the film ‘Dum.

Family life of Sonu Kakkar

Singer Sonu Kakkar comes from an economically weak family. Her father runs a fast-food corner on the street. She has two siblings named Neha Kakkar, a popular singer of Bollywood and Tony Kakkar, who is known for composing music in the Bollywood industry. Sonu got married to producer Neeraj Sharma in 2003.

Career Life of Sonu Kakkar

She began singing bhajans in the jagratas at the age of 5. Later, she took part in the singing competition show Indian Pop Star on Channel V. She made her debut with the Dum song Babuji Zara Dheere Chalo. Sonu gained popularity in 2014 thanks to her hit “Urban Munda.”

She persisted in putting in the effort, which led to more opportunities for singing.

Achievements and awards

  • 2014

Singer Sonu Kakkar received the MTV Video Music Award for her debut album Urban Munda

She won MTV Immies award for the song Babuji Zara Dheere Chalo

  • 2015

She was featured on the cover of the Score Magazine


There has been no controversy heard about her till date.

This was all about her.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is Sonu Kakkar now?

She is focusing on her career now and is quite active on social media platforms.

Is she married?

She married Producer Neeraj Sharma in 2003.

When did Sonu Kakkar start her career?

In 2003, she started her singing career with the song “Babuji Zaara Dheere Chalo” for the film ‘Dum.’