Jassi Gill

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Jassi Gill
Jassi Gill jandali.jpeg
Gill in 2017
Background information
Birth nameJasdeep Singh Gill
Occupation(s)Singer, actor
Years active2011-present

Jasdeep Singh Gill, better known as Jassi Gill, is an Indian singer and actor mainly associated with Punjabi music and films.

Early life

Gill was born as Jasdeep Singh Gill and he hails from Jandali village near Khanna.[1] He studied at Gobindgarh Public College where took up two practical subjects, music and physical education. He was trained to sing in local youth festivals. He bagged the second position four times consecutively.[2] He struggled for three years before his debut and had to wash cars in Australia.[1]

Music career

Gill made his debut in 2011 with the album Batchmate which became an instant success with the hit song "Chudiyaan". In 2012 he followed this up by releasing the single "Vigrey Sharabi". In January 2013 he released his second album Batchmate 2, which became an even bigger hit than the previous album, and included the song "Lancer" with lyrics by Narinder Batth. He followed this up with the hit song "Classmate" that featured in the movie Daddy Cool Munde Fool.[3] In September 2013 he came out with another single, "Pyar Mera".[4] After the successful release of his album Replay, he released the single "Nakhre" in 2017.[citation needed]

Film career

Gill made his acting debut on the big screen in Mr & Mrs 420. He followed this up with Dil Vil Pyar Vyar. He paired with Roshan Prince and Simran Kaur Mundi in the romantic comedy Mundeyan Ton Bachke Rahin.[5]

Gill signed to make a film with Gauhar Khan in February 2015, titled Oh Yaara Ainvayi Ainvayi Lut Gaya, which marked her debut in Punjabi films. He also starred in Channo Kamli Yaar Di alongside Neeru Bajwa. He also starred in Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi, alongside Sonakshi Sinha, Diana Penty and Jimmy Sheirgill; this was his first Bollywood film. It was released on 24 August 2018.[6][7]

Discography

Year Songs Music director Record label Lyrics
2011 Batchmate G Guri T-Series
2013 Batchmate 2 G Guri T-Series
2013 Lancer G Guri T-Series Apna Punjab Narinder Singh Baath
2014 Replay - The Return of Melody Desi Routz, Jatinder Shah, G Guri, Preet Hundal, Gupz Sehra, Muzical Doctorz Speed Records Batth, Kabal S, Veet Baljit, Babbu
2012 Vigre Sharabi G Guri JRS Music
2013 "Classmate" Desi Crew JRS Music Daddy Cool Munde Fool
2013 "Pyar Mera" Pav Dharia Speed Records TBA
2013 "Mangeya Ae Dil" Sheera Jasvir T-Series Album: The Celebrations
2014 "Ik Saal" B Praak Sony Music Jaani
2014 "Laden" Gupz Sehra Speed Records Happy Raikoti
2014 Bapu Zimidar Jassi Gill Speed Records Happy Raikoti, Jatinder Shah
2015 "Youngster Return" with Babbal Rai Jatinder Shah Speed Records & Satti Grewal Happy Raikoti
2016 "Attt Karti" Desi Crew Speed Records Channa Jandali
2016 "Gabbroo" Preet Hundal Speed Records Jaani
2016 "Anaconda" Deep Jandu Saga Music Master Sarwandas Hunjan Dhurkotia
2016 "Laden" (Reprise Version) Lovekesh Vij Speed Records Happy Raikoti
2016 "Yaar Jatt De" Desi Routz Speed Records Narinder Singh Batth
2016 "Gabbroo" Preet Hundal Speed Records Jaani
2016 "Bournvita" Desi Routz Speed Records Kabal Saroopwali
2016 "Snapchat" Preet Hundal Speed Records Babbu
2016 "Fer Ohi Hoyea" B Praak Lok Dhun Jaani
2017 Jump 2 Bhangraaa Various Speed Records Various Artists
2017 M.I.L.F. Manj Musik, Ismail Speed Records Jaani, Happy Raikoti
2017 Guitar Sikhda Jassi Gill Speed Records Jaani B Praak
2018 Dil ton black Badshah T-Series Jaani
2018 Jodi Teri Meri Desi Crew Speed Records Narinder Baath
2018 Tru Talk Sukh-E Speed Records Karan Aujla
2018 Nikle Currant Sukh-E T-Series Jaani
2019 Surma Kaala[8] Snappy T-Series Jass Manak

Filmography

Year Film Character name Co-stars Notes
2014 Mr & Mrs 420 Jass Yuvraj Hans, Binnu Dhillon, Babbal Rai, Jaswinder Bhalla Punjabi film debut
Winner: PTC Punjabi Film Award - Best Male Debut
2014 Dil Vil Pyaar Vyaar Deepa Gurdas Mann, Neeru Bajwa
2014 Mundeyan Ton Bachke Rahin Jassi Roshan Prince, Simran Kaur Mundi
2015 Oh Yaara Ainvayi Ainvayi Lut Gaya Ranbir Gauhar Khan
2015 Dildariyaan Parvan Sagarika Ghatge, Babbal Rai, Binnu Dhillon [9]
2016 Channo Kamli Yaar Di Jeet Neeru Bajwa, Binnu Dhillon Special appearance
2017 Sargi Babbu Rubina Bajwa, Babbal Rai
2018 Mr & Mrs 420 Returns Jass Jaswinder Bhalla Ranjit Bawa
2018 Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi Khushwant Singh Gill Sonakshi Sinha, Diana Penty Bollywood debut
2019 High End Yaariyan N/A Ranjit Bawa, Ninja Releasing on 22 February 2019
2019 Panga N/A Kangana Ranaut

References

  1. ^ a b "Good journey". The Tribune. 13 February 2018. Retrieved 4 April 2019.
  2. ^ Lakhi, Navleen Kaur (26 December 2013). "Voices To Reckon With". Hindustan Times. Retrieved 6 January 2014.
  3. ^ Lakhi, Navleen Kaur (26 December 2013). "Voices To Reckon With". Hindustan Times. Retrieved 7 January 2014.
  4. ^ Singh, Jasmine (16 December 2013). "Youth Connect - Jassi Gill". The Tribune India. Retrieved 7 January 2014.
  5. ^ Lakhi, Navleen Kaur (26 December 2013). "Jassi Gill Plans for 2014". HT City Chandigarh. Retrieved 7 January 2014.
  6. ^ Today, IndiaLive. "GAUHAR KHAN TO CO STAR JASSI GILL IN UPCOMING PUNJABI FILM". INDIALIVE.today. indialive.today. Retrieved 17 February 2015.
  7. ^ Gauhar Khan to work on Punjabi accent, zeenews.india.com; accessed 29 July 2015.
  8. ^ Times, Djjaani. "Jassi Gill Upcoming Punjabi Song "Surma Kaala"". Djjaani. Djjaani. Retrieved 17 March 2019.
  9. ^ "Dildariyaan is being directed by the Goreyan Nu Daffa Karo fame director, Pankaj Batra and it stars Jassi Gill and Sagarika".