Sonu Nigam Net Worth (2024): Height, Age, Full Name, Bio

Alex | Last Updated On January 15th, 2022

Sonu Nigam is a famous Bollywood singer, and music director, known as one of the best performers and playback singers of India. He was ranked as the top artist on US Billboard Uncharted charts. He has sung more than 5000 songs to date.

Sonu Nigam's Net Worth

As of 2024, Sonu Nigam's net worth is estimated to be $50 million.

Net Worth$50 million
Given NameSonu Nigam
Famous NameSonu Nigam
Source(s) of FameSinger
Date of BirthJuly 30, 1973
Place of BirthFaridabad, India
RelationshipsMarried, Madhurima Nigam,
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Early Life

Sonu Nigam belongs to a Kayastha family. He was born to Shobha Nigam and Agam Kumar Nigam on the 30th of July, 1973. He was born in Faridabad city, Haryana. Teesha Nigam (sister of Sonu Nigam) is also a well-renowned singer. Meenal and Neekita are also his sisters, who are younger than him. When Sonu was young, he always wanted to become a vocalist and a singer. At a very young age, he started singing. He sang a famous song with his father.

Career Life

This song “Kia Hua Tera Wada”, became very famous. He shifted to Mumbai to start his singing career when he was 19. Ustad Ghulam Mustafa taught him how to sing. Nigam has sung romantic, ghazal, rock, and patriotic songs in multiple languages of India. The first song of Sonu Nigam was “O Aasman Wale” from Aa Ja Meri Jaan released in 1993.

His first album was also released in 1993. And then it continued, he sung for numerous movies including Muqabla, Veerta, Kasam Teri Kasam, Bheega Bheega Sa, Aag, Khuddar, Hulchul, Cheetah, Dil Se, Jaanwar, Mast, Sangharsh, Barsaat, Aur Pyar Ho Gaya, Badal, Hero No. 1, Sooryavansham, and many more.

In 1995, he started hosting a TV show, SaRe Ga Ma. In the same year, his song “Accha Sila Diya” for Bewafa Sanam was released, which achieved greater success. One of Nigam’s most famous albums “Deewana”, directed by Sajid–Wajid, was released in 1999 by T-Series. He has voiced for many Bollywood movies. For the film, Agneepath, Nigam sang the title song. He also voiced the track song of Tees Maar Khan. He also made a record for singing in 54 voices in this film.

“Aye Janani” a song released in 2010 has a record of hitting the highest note in the human vocal registry without singing falsetto with an open-throat effort to date. In the same year, he received two awards one for All is well and the best live performer Male. In 2018, he collaborated with MC Yogi (an American rapper) for the song “Hall Of Fame”. He received awards for Magnificent Performing Arts in 2019.

Nigam inaugurated his NFT Series which targeted the Indian diaspora living abroad. On July 30, 2020, he launched his music label ‘I Believe Music’ and released the first track named “Rudhrashtakam”.

Personal Life

In the year 2002, Sonu got married to Madhurima Nigam. They have a son whose name is Nevaan Nigam. He is fond of reading and doing gym. He loves eating desi food like Gulab jamun, and butter chicken.

Social Media

Sonu Nigam has 1.3M followers on Instagram. Sonu keeps his fans well-aware of what’s going on in his life by sharing day-to-day photos and videos of him and his projects. He does not have an account on Twitter and YouTube though.


Sonu Nigam is a very familiar Indian singer. He is loved by his fans. Sonu is gifted with a melodious and versatile voice. His net worth is estimated to be around 50 million US dollars.

Sonu Nigam has sometimes been associated with other Singers such as Parmish Verma, Surya, Nayanthara, Siddharth Shukla, Sidhu Moose Wala, Allu Arjun, Juhi Chawla, Sahil Khan, and Trisha Krishnan.