Ishq Bector

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Ishq Bector
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Born (1982-06-03) 3 June 1982 (age 36)
Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • Composer
  • Artist
WebsiteOfficial Website (Link dead)

Ishq Bector (born 3 June 1982[1] in Winnipeg, Manitoba) is an Indo Canadian singer, performer, songwriter, composer, producer and Hip Hop artist. He is best known for his song Miss you in which he collaborated with Apeksha Dandekar.


Born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba, he was also part of a Canadian Hip Hop group- Frek Sho,.[1]

IshQ studied acting at the Roshan Taneja film studio and Madhumathi's Academy in Mumbai. He also has movies like- Ugly Aur Pagli and Barsaat to his music credit.[2] HIs full name is Amitabh Sunil ishQ Bector.

Television career[edit]

In addition to his acting career, IshQ has also hosted shows on Channel V, MTV and B4U.[3] He has also been a participant of the reality TV show- Iss Jungle Se Mujhe Bachao.[4] The show is a concept of the British reality show-I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! (UK TV series). He has also starred in the TV series " Bollywood Hero" in the role of Girish.[5]


IshQ has produced written and sung music for movies like Shaadi Ke Side Effects, Besharam, Pyaar Ke Side Effects, Dhoom 2, Fight Club, Race, Mission Istanbul, Hello, Ugly Aur Pagli and Allah Ke Banday.[5] Latest, he has sung the title song for Ranbir Kapoor starrer film "Besharam".He has also composed music for the TV series Travel India and Culture Shock.[5] IshQ has also performed with known international artists such as Sean Paul, Rishi Rich, John Cena .[1]

His singles constitute Aye Hip Hopper,[2] Daaku Daddy, Ishq De[1] Bum Bum Bo![6] etc.

His Saali Bitch, the single, was released online due to censor regulations .[7]

His latest single Bum Bum Bo!, released online on youtube[6]

His latest Bollywood song for "Shaadi Ke Side Effects" (2014) sequel from "Pyaar Ke Side Effects".

As A Playback Singer[edit]

Year Movie Song Music Director Note(s)
2005 Barsaat Nakhre Nadeem Shravan
2006 Kathputli Mitra Nu Daboo Malik
2008 Maan Gaye Mughal-e-Azam Maan Gaye Mughal-E-Azam Anu Malik
2008 Money Hai Toh Honey Hai Awaara Dil Nitin Arora & Sony Chandy
2008 Mission Istaanbul Nobody Like You Chirantan Bhatt
2008 Hello Hello Sajid-Wajid
2008 Ugly Aur Pagli Karle Gunaah Anu Malik
2010 Allah Ke Banday Kaala Jaadu Ishq Bector
2010 Krantiveer: The Revolution Chhote Tera Birthday Aaya Sachin-Jigar
2011 Always Kabhi Kabhi School Ke Din Pritam Chakraborty
2011 Happy Husbands Aai Aai Aai Hai Anay
2011 Bheja Fry 2 Ishq Da Keeda Ishq Bector
2013 Besharam Besharam Lalit Pandit
2014 Shaadi Ke Side Effects Harry's Not a Brahmachari Pritam
2019 Gully Boy Har Gham Mein Khushi Hai Ishq Bector

As Music Director[edit]

Year Movie Note(s)
2010 Allah Ke Banday One song only
2011 Bheja Fry 2 3 Songs
2017 Fukrey Returns Raina

As Lyricist[edit]

Year Movie Song
2006 Kathputli Mitra Nu
2008 Mission Istaanbul Nobody Like You


  1. ^ a b c d "IshQ Bector in Last FM".
  2. ^ a b "Ishq Bector at Desi Hits".
  3. ^ "Ishq Bector's music at Skyz Gym".
  4. ^ "Ishq to be a part of Iss Jungle se Mujhe Bachao".
  5. ^ a b c "Imdb ishQ Bector".
  6. ^ a b "Bum Bum Bo!". Playground Digital Cinema. 11 February 2017.
  7. ^ "IshQ vs Censor Board". The Times of India. 9 February 2011.

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