Balkar Sidhu

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Balkar Sidhu
Birth name balkar
Born (1973-10-10) 10 October 1973 (age 44)[1][2]
Poohla village, Bathinda district, East Punjab, India
Genres Punjabi folk, bhangra, pop
Occupation(s) Singer, Actor

Balkar Sidhu (born 10 October 1973) is a Punjabi singer as well as actor from Punjab, India.[3]

Early life and career[edit]

Balkar Sidhu was born on 10 October 1973, to father S. Roop Singh Sidhu and mother Charanjeet Kaur, in the village of Poohla of Bathinda district in Punjab.[1][4] He is married to Daljinder Kaur and has two daughters and one son.[5] He is the three-times university gold medalist in singing and learned music from the famous Dhadi singer Gurbakhsh Singh Albela (his uncle) as professional.[4]

His Latest Single Track Relesed Was "Jatt Pateya Gya" Composed And Directed By Studio Nasha

Discography[edit]

His first Punjabi music album was Karna Chhad De Pyar, released during his graduation's first year.[6] Later he released Din Pepran De and other albums. He has a role in the Punjabi] film, Desi Munde, which as of February 2012 is incomplete.[7][8] Some of his albums are:

  • Din Pepran/Paperan de
  • Hasdian De Ghar Vasde
  • Gall Taan Bandee
  • Aaja Ganne Chupiye
  • Tu Meri Khand Mishri
  • Do Gallan
  • Charkhe
  • Laung Taviteriaan
  • Mehndi
  • Phulkari
  • Chubare Wali Baari
  • Saada Vee Viyah Ho Gayan[9]

Politics[edit]

In May 2014, he joined Aam Aadmi Party.[10] He was nominated AAP candidate from Talwandi Sabo in 2014 Punjab bye-elections. Later he was replaced with another candidate Baljinder Kaur. Sidhu decided to content elections as independent candidate and was expelled from AAP.[11]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Balkar Sidhu - Desiest - Punjabi Singer". www.desiest.com. Archived from the original on 2010-02-04. Retrieved 20 Feb 2012. 
  2. ^ "balkar sidhu". www.planetradiocity.com. Retrieved 20 Feb 2012. 
  3. ^ Yudhvir Rana (15 Aug 2003). "Lone candle flickers at Wagah". www.indiatimes.com. Retrieved 20 Feb 2012. 
  4. ^ a b "ਪੰਜਾਬੀ ਮਾਂ ਬੋਲੀ ਦੇ ਸਟਾਰ". In Punjabi. www.punjabijanta.com. Retrieved 20 Feb 2012. 
  5. ^ "ਸਾਫ਼ ਸੁਥਰੀ ਗਾਇਕੀ ਦਾ ਮਾਲਕ, ਬਲਕਾਰ ਸਿੱਧੂ". In Punjabi. www.mywebdunia.com. Retrieved 20 Feb 2012. 
  6. ^ "ਬਲਕਾਰ ਸਿੱਧੂ - Yaadan Punjab Dian". An Interview (In Punjab language). www.ypdtv.com. Retrieved 23 Feb 2012. 
  7. ^ "Desi Munde". www.desimunde.net. Retrieved 20 Feb 2012. 
  8. ^ "Desi Munde - Punjabi Movie". www.unp.me. Retrieved 20 Feb 2012. 
  9. ^ "Saada Vee Viyah Ho Gayan,Balkar Sidhu". Popular Track on Internet. RedMux. 12 Aug 2017. Retrieved 20 August 2017. 
  10. ^ "AAP looks to ride Bhagwant's show to contest Dhuri bypoll". Times of India. 20 May 2014. Retrieved 26 May 2014. 
  11. ^ "AAP expels Balkar Sidhu, Sandeep Handa". Times of India. 7 Aug 2014. Retrieved 19 August 2014. 

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