Badshah- A Real king of Rap Music

badshah, Badshah- A Real king of Rap Music,

Yes, it’s true that in Bollywood music Badshah is a real king of Rap Music. Badshah proves that he is a new star in the Bollywood singer industry. His full name is Aditya Prateek Singh Sisodia and also called by his stage name Badshah. He is a singer and Indian rapper known for his Hindi, Haryanvi, and Punjabi songs. He has started his carrier in 2006. His song “DJ Waley Babu” was ranked number one on the Indian iTunes charts within 24 hours of the release in 2015. The song also crossed one million views on YouTube within 30 hours. This hip-hop song was featuring by Aastha Gill. In 2018 Badshah was listed by Forbes India magazine as the 63rd richest celebrity in India.

badshah, Badshah- A Real king of Rap Music,

Early Life:-

Badshah Father from Haryana and his mother from Punjab. He was born in Village Kalsi in Karnal on 19 November 1985. He has a younger sister, Aprajita. Badshah is very close to his sister, Aprajita. He revealed During An interview that his sister once stole money to buy him a pair of G.I. joe’s action shoes because she knew that Badshah desired for Them. Badshah completed his schooling from Bal Bharti Public School, Pitampura, Delhi. He loved music in his school life and performed with his school choir. 

Father, Mother, and Sister

After schooling, he enrolled as a math student at the prestigious Banaras Hindu University in Varanasi before moving to civil engineer at PEC, Chandigarh. In BHU where he was interested in new Punjabi music which promoted him to take on “rap” writing. One time he has stated that if he had not become a rapper, he may have become an IAS officer. He started his career in the music industry with the name “Cool Equal”, but then changed his name to Badshah.

Badshah Got married to Jasmine and has a daughter, Jessamy Grace Masih Singh, who was born on 11 January 2017.

Favorite Things:-

Badshah Loved Punjabi Cuisine in food and Ice Creams. His Favourite Actors are Kevin Hart, Shah Rukh Khan, Actresses are Kiara Advani, Alia Bhatt. His Favourite Singer and Music Composer  A.R.Rahman, Eminem and  Director are Karan Johar. Badshah Favourite Song is “Mera Dil Bhi Kitna Pagal Hai”

Badshah Hobbies include watching movies, shopping and spending time with his family. He used to play football in a club in Delhi. One day he was casually doing a rap while playing football and the Dj of the club spotted him and asked him if he could do a rap for him in return of INR 1500. However, He later came to know that he was performing at a gay party in a gay club. Although he was always passionate about music and he never thought of pursuing music professionally.

Badshah neither smokes nor consumed alcohol. He was a very close friendship with singer Honey Singh but their Friendship broke in 2012 due to some differences. He started his career in the music industry with a stage name “cool Equal” but later changed his name to”Badshah”, He adopted the screen name “Badshah” Because he is a hung fan of “Shah Rukh Khan” and His Name was inspired by Khan’s film titled “Badshah”

Badshah also entered the film industry as an actor. his first movie was Khandaani Shafakhana, which is a quirky comedy film with Sonakshi Sinha. He was also offered a role in “good news” but later the role went on to Dilijit Dosanjh.

Badshah wrote the song “Proper Patola” For The Punjabi singer, Garry Sandhu. However, Things couldn’t work up between the two due to Garry’s Busy Schedule and Badshah Himself “Thought of Doing” the song. Later he met Dilijit who found the song interesting and chose to lend his voice for the song.


In 2006 Badshah got his big break from Yo Yo Honey Singh’s team, Mafia MuneerMundeer. Badshah later split from the Mafia Mundeer in 2012 and slowly but surely built his career. Badshah’s first rap song was “Soda Whiskey ” in 2007. He also joins with Yo Yo Honey Singh for the song like “Khol Botal” and Begani Naar”. In 2012 he rapped in the hit song “Get Up Jawani From the Album International Villager, After which he separated his path from Honey Sing and Mafia Mundeer. The same year in 2012 he released his song” Saturday Saturday” with Indeep Bakshi. It was Badshah’s first song in which he wrote the lyrics, composed the music, and did rapping all by himself. This song was a super hit  and later, taken up for the Bollywood film”Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania”

Let’s take a look back at the top tracks that hold a significant place in his career.

YearSongSinger(s)/ Co-Singer(s)Composer(s)LanguageNoteLabal
2012“Saturday Saturday” (Indeep Bakshi featuring Badshah) Hindi Sony Music Entertainment
2013Proper Patola (Diljit Dosanjh featuring Badshah) Punjabi Sony Music Entertainment
2014“Chull” (Fazilpuria featuring Badshah) Punjabi Sony Music Entertainment
2014“Bandook” (with Raxstar) Punjabi MTV India
2015“Desi Hiphop” (Manj Musik featuring Roach Killer, Raxstar, Humble the Poet, Big Dhillon, Badshah, Sarb Smooth, Raftaar) Punjabi MTV India
2015“DJ Waley Babu” (featuring Aastha Gill) PunjabiReleased as ONE (Original Never Ends)Sony Music Entertainment
2015“Wakhra Swag” (Navv Inder featuring Badshah) Punjabi Times Music
2015“Baaki Baatein Peene Baad” (Arjun Kanungo featuring Badshah) Hindi Sony Music Entertainment
2015“Vroom Vroom” (Simranjeet Singh featuring Badshah) Punjabi Sony Music Entertainment
2016“Saturday Saturday (Khul Jaaye Masti)” (featuring Arjun Kanungo and Aastha Gill) PunjabiRemix of “Saturday Saturday”Sony Music Entertainment
2016“Lover Boy” (Shrey Singhal featuring Badshah) Hindi T-Series
2016“RayZR Mera Swag” (featuring Aastha Gill) Punjabi Sony Music Entertainment
2016“Garrari Pitbull Te” (Gurinder Rai featuring Badshah) Punjabi Sony Music Entertainment
2016“Driving Slow” Hindi MTV India
2016“Move Your Body” (with Sean Paul) HindiMusic by DJ Shadow DubaiZee Music Company
2017“Pop the Bottle” (with Vishal–Shekhar and Akasa Singh) Hindi Sony Music Entertainment
2017“Mercy” HindiReleased as ONE (Original Never Ends)Sony Music Entertainment
2018“KareJa” (featuring Aastha Gill) HindiReleased as ONE (Original Never Ends)Sony Music India
2018“Buzz” (Aastha Gill featuring Badshah) Hindi Sony Music India
2018“Heartless” (featuring Aastha Gill) HindiReleased as ONE (Original Never Ends)Sony Music India
2018“Nain” (featuring Aastha Gill) HindiReleased as ONE (Original Never Ends)Sony Music India
2018“Aashiq Awaara” (featuring Sunidhi Chauhan) HindiReleased as ONE (Original Never Ends)Sony Music India
2018“She Move It Like” HindiReleased as ONE (Original Never Ends)Sony Music India
2019“Har Ghoont Mein Swag” (featuring Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani) Hindi T-Series
2019“Paagal” Hindi Sony Music India
2019“Kamaal”(Amit Uchana featuring Badshah) Hindi YRF
2014“Saturday Saturday”Akriti Kakkar, Indeep BakshiSharib-ToshiHindiHumpty Sharma Ki DulhaniaSony Music India
2014Dhup ChikAastha Gill, RaftaarRaftaar`FuglyT-Series
2014“Abhi Toh Party Shuru Hui Hai”Aastha GillBadshahHindiKhoobsuratT-Series
2015“Selfie Le Le Re”Vishal Dadlani, Nakash Aziz, PritamPritamHindiBajrangi BhaijaanT-Series
2015“Vande Mataram”Daler Mehndi, Tanishka Sanghvi & Divya KumarSachin-JigarHindiABCD 2Zee Music Company
2015“Bad Baby”Gippy Grewal HindiSecond Hand HusbandZee Music Company
2015“Chaar Shanivaar”Vishal Dadlani, Armaan MalikAmaal MallikHindiAll Is WellT-Series
2015“Aaj Raat Ka Scene”Shraddha PanditBadshahHindiJazbaaZee Music Company
2015“Aaluma Doluma”Anirudh Ravichander TamilVedalamSony Music India
2016“Akkad Bakkad”Neha KakkarBadshahHindiSanam ReT-Series
2016“Teri Yaad”Himesh Reshammiya HindiTeraa SurroorHR Musik Limited and T-Series
2016“Kar Gayi Chull”Fazilpuria, Sukriti Kakar, Neha KakkarAmaal Mallik, BadshahHindiKapoor & SonsSony Music India
2016“Let’s Nacho”Benny DayalNucleya, Benny DayalHindiKapoor & SonsSony Music India
2016“Baby Ko Bass Pasand Hai”Vishal Dadlani, Shalmali Kholgade, Ishita, Neeti MohanVishal-ShekharHindiSultanYRF Music
2016“Kala Chashma”Amar Arshi, Neha Kakkar, Indeep BakshiBadahah, Prem-HardeepHindiBaar Baar DekhoZee Music Company
2016“The Breakup Song”Arijit Singh, Jonita Gandhi and Nakash AzizPritamHindiAe Dil Hai MushkilSony Music India
2016“Bolo Har Har Har”Mithoon, Mohit Chauhan, Sukhwinder Singh Megha Sriram Dalton, Anugrah and The VampsMithoonHindiShivaayT-Series
2017“The Humma Song”A. R. Rahman,, Jubin Nautiyal, Shashaa Tirupati, Tanishk BagchiA.R. Rahman, Tanishk Bagchi, BadshahHindiOK JaanuSony Music India
2017“Tamma Tamma Again”Bappi Lahiri, Anuradha PaudwalTanishk BagchiHindiBadrinath Ki DulhaniaT-Series
2017“Move Your Lakk”Diljit Dosanjh, Sonakshi SinhaBadshahHindiNoorT-Series
2017“Mubarakan (Title Track)”Juggy D, Yash Narvekar, Sukriti KakarRishi Rich, BadshahHindiMubarakanT-Series
2017“Trippy Trippy”Neha Kakkar, Benny Dayal, Brijesh ShandilyaSachin-JigarHindiBhoomiT-Series
2018“Happy Happy”Aastha GillBadshahHindiBlackmailT-Series
2018“Tareefan”BadshahQaranHindiVeere Di WeddingZee Music Company
2018“Tere Naal Nachna”Sunanda SharmaBadshahHindiNawabzaadeT-Series
2018“Aao Kabhi Haveli Pe”Nikhita Gandhi, Sachin-JigarSachin-JigarHindiStreeT-Series
2018“Aakh Lad Jaave”Asees Kaur, Jubin NautiyalTanishk BagchiHindiLoveyatriT-Series
2018“Bhare Bazaar”Vishal Dadlani, Payal Dev, B PraakRishi Rich, BadshahHindiNamaste EnglandSony Music India
2018“Proper Patola”Diljit Dosanjh, Aastha GillBadshahHindiNamaste EnglandSony Music India
2018“Bholey Baba”Nikhita GandhiJAM8BengaliVillainSVF Entertainment
2019“Sab Sahi Hai Bro” BadshahHindiAladdinDisney India
2019“Koka”Jasbir Jassi, Dhvani BhanushaliTanishk BagchiHindiKhandaani ShafakhanaT-Series
2019“Sheher Ki Ladki”Tulsi KumarTanishk BagchiHindiKhandaani ShafakhanaT-Series
2019“Saans To Le Le”RicoBadshahHindiKhandaani ShafakhanaT-Series
2019“Bad Boy”Neeti MohanBadshahTeluguSaahoT-Series
2020“Bad Boy”Benny Dayal, Sunitha SarathyBadshahTamilSaahoT-Series
2020“Bad Boy”Benny Dayal, Sunitha SarathyBadshahMalayalamSaahoT-Series
2020“Munna Badnaam Hua”Kamaal Khan, Mamta SharmaSajid-WajidHindiDabangg 3T-Series
2020“Chandigarh Mein”Harrdy Sandhu, Asees Kaur,Lisa MishraTanishk BagchiHindiGood NewwzZee Music Company
2020“Garmi”Neha KakkarBadshahHindiStreet Dancer 3DT-series
Award nominations
Award ceremonyCategoryNominated WorkResult
Filmfare AwardsBest Playback Singer- MaleTareefah’Nominated
PTC Punjabi Film AwardsBest Punjabi Music of The YearWakhra Swag by Navv Inder ft. BadshahWon
10th Mirchi Music AwardsBest Song Engineer (Recording & Mixing)Mercy from O.N.E (Album)Nominated
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