Ranjit Bawa

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Introduction

Ranjit Bawa is a Punjabi singer. He is known for his Punjabi songs. He was born in Wadala Granthian village near Gurdaspur. He rose to fame from his single “Jatt Di Akal” which broke many Punjabi records. He made his debut in the 2015 Album, Mitti Da Bawa which was award ‘Best World Album’ award in the 2015 Brit Asia Awards. He has also received “PTC Best Folk oriented Song Award” in 2013 for his Song in 2013, Jatt Di Akal. He has made his film debut in 2015 playing the title role in Toofan Singh, a semi-biographical film about the 1980s Punjabi activist.

Ranjit Bawa
Birth name Ranjit Singh
Born 14 March 1989 (age 27)
Gurdaspur, Punjab, India
Genres Bhangra, Punjabi folk music
Occupation(s) Singer, actor
Years active 2012–Present
Labels T-Series
Website www.ranjitbawa.in

Early life

He was connected with the music since his childhood. He used to sing songs in his school days too. In Class 6, he sang a song at his school for which he was praised by his teachers and others. Then his music teacher Master Mangal trained him and he motivated him to participate in music competitions. While, Ranjit Bawa was doing his graduation from Guru Nanak College, Batala, and post-graduation at Khalsa College, Amritsar, Ranjit Bawa participated in many singing competitions came first each competition for six years in series. In an interview Ranjit Bawa says “For those six years, I sang a Pakistani song, Bol Miti Deya Baweya, which made me popular as ‘Bawa’. That is why, he is also known as Bawa.

Education

He has done his graduation from Guru Nanak College, Batala. He has done his post graduation in music from Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar.

Recordings

Album

  • Mitti Da Bawa. Track list:
  1. Mitti Da Bawa
  2. Boti Boti
  3. Dollar Vs Roti
  4. Bandook
  5. Sardar
  6. Jatt Da Dar
  7. Yaari Chandigarh Waliye.

Singles

  • Jatt Di Akal
  • Jean
  • Sadi Wari Aun De
  • Kudi tu Pataka
  • Chandigarh Wali
  • Naal Naal
  • Munda Sadara Da
  • Azaadi
  • Jinde Meriye
  • Lahore
  • Yaari Chandigarh waliye
  • Mitti da b
  • Botti Botti
  • Sardar
  • Dollar Vs Roti
  • Bandook
  • Jatt Da Dar
  • Swag jatt da
  • Punjabio Jaagde Ke Sutte
  • Jinda Sukha
  • Girls Hostel
  • Narrow Salwar
  • Tankha

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org