The ‘Tunak Tunak Fame’ Daler Singh also known as Daler Mehndi, is an Indian singer, songwriter, author, and record producer. He has helped make bhangra popular worldwide, as well as Indian pop music independent of Bollywood music.
He was signed by Magnasound for a three-album contract for three years. His debut album ‘Bolo Ta Ra Ra’ sold over 20 million copies and established Daler as a pop star. He went on to win Channel V's Best Indian Male Pop Artist Award.
Later his album, ‘Dardi Rab Rab’, was launched. This album surpassed the sales of ‘Bolo Ta Ra Ra’. He was nominated in three categories at Channel V Music awards and won the Channel V ‘Best Indian Male Artist Award’.
In 1998, Mehndi was signed by Coca-Cola for product endorsement and was featured in 30 concerts across India. He has performed worldwide including the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and many more countries.
He has performed at the YouFest festival in Spain and produced an EDM remixed version of ‘Tunak Tunak Tun’ with Deadmau5.
He drew 20 million spectators from around the world, making India's inaugural metaverse concert a huge success. He is the first Indian musician to play at a metaverse concert.
He launched his maiden Record Label 'DRecords' in 2000 and has several artists under his banner.
An Indian pop icon, known for his energetic dance songs, Daler Mehndi’s distinctive power-pitched voice and bhangra beats are a rage around the globe.
Some Popular Tracks
- Saahore Baahubali
- Safai ki Dhun
- Tunak Tunak Tun
- Bolo Tara Ra Ra