|Occupation||Disc jockey, video jockey and producer|
Personal life and Career
DJ NYK was born in Delhi, India and raised in New Delhi. DJ NYK was influenced by music at an early age. He started producing his music and remixes before going into DJing. During his high school days, he produced several songs and remixes that were liked by his peers. DJ NYK is a graduate of Delhi University. As a producer, in his early days, he needed a platform to share his production, so he decided to go into DJing.
DJ NYK landed his first professional gig at the age of 20. NYK's incursion into Bollywood was one of the principal breakthroughs in his career. His first job in Bollywood was a track he did for a movie "Billu". Since then, he has done several remixes in Bollywood for different films.
Nikhil has also done official mixes for Danish Pop duo Bombay Rockers and Nindy Kaur (RDB). His official remix of Aey Khuda from the movie "Paathshaala" was No.1 position on the charts. NYK's remix of the hit track " Chammak Challo" sung by international pop star Akon was featured on RA.1's PlayStation, which made him first Indian DJ to REMIX a track for PlayStation video game.
Film Remixes done by DJ NYK
|De Dana Dan||Venus||2009|
|Ok Jaanu||Sony Music India||2017|
Awards and Nominations
He was awarded India’s #1 Bollywood DJ twice in a row at the 2012 and 2013 VH1 MyFav Awards.
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