Jaan Kumar Sanu is an Indian playback singer and musician who is known for the son of the legendary singer Kumar Sanu. His video song “Dil Mera Churaya Kyun” got over 6 million views on YouTube and gained huge appreciation.
It was not easy for Jaan to start his career in the singing field as he has to follow the footstep of his father. However, he has confidence in his vocal abilities and he made a huge debut in the industry. Recently, Jaan Kumar Sanu entered Bigg Boss 14 house as a contestant along with Abhinav Shukla, Nikki Tamboli and Eijaz Khan.
Jaan Kumar Sanu Wiki/Biography
Born on 16 April 1994, Jaan Kumar Sanu’s age is 26 Years as of 2020. He was born and brought up in a well-to-do musical family from Kolkata, West Bengal, India and currently living in Mumbai, Maharashtra. His real name is Jayesh Bhattacharya.
He completed his early schooling from Maneckji Cooper Education Trust School, Mumbai. After that, he enrolled himself at Kolkata University from where he completed his graduate course.
Since childhood, he had a deep interest in music and singing and always wanted to pursue his career in singing.
|Full Name||Jaan Kumar Sanu|
|Real Name||Jayesh Bhattacharya|
|Date of Birth||16 April 1994|
|Birth Place||Kolkata, West Bengal|
|Profession||Playback Singer and Musician|
|Debut||Music Album: Tomra Shunbe Toh in 2002 (Singer)|
Film: Escape from Taliban in 2003 (Singer)
|Famous For||Bigg Boss 14 Contestant|
|Years Active||2002 – Present|
|School||Maneckji Cooper Education Trust School, Mumbai|
|College / University||Kolkata University|
|Net Worth||INR 4.7 Crore|
Family, Girlfriend & Relationships
Jaan Kumar Sanu belongs to a well-settled Hindu family from Kolkata, West Bengal. He is Indian by nationality and has a belief in Hinduism religion.
His father’s name is Kumar Sanu who is a legendary singer in the entertainment industry.
His mother’s name is Rita Bhattacharya who is a homemaker. He is living with his mother as his parents were divorced back in 1994.
His stepmother name is Saloni Sanu.
His maternal grandmother’s name is Neera Dutta who is also a known Bengali singer.
He also has two siblings, his eldest brother’s name is Jesse Bhattacharya who is a teacher by profession and his second brother’s name is Zicco Bhattacharya who is a graphic designer by profession.
His stepsister’s name is Shannon K (Hollywood Singer) and Annabel.
Jaan Kumar Sanu’s relationship status is unmarried. He is not dating someone and not even married yet.
|Father Name||Kumar Sanu|
|Mother Name||Rita Bhattacharya|
Stepmother: Saloni Sanu
|Brother Name||Jesse Bhattacharya & Zicco Bhattacharya|
Stepsisters: Shannon K & Annabel
|Girlfriend||Name Not Known|
Jaan Kumar Sanu is a handsome boy with an attractive personality. He has a strong physique with impressive body measurements.
He is 5 feet and 8 inches tall and his bodyweight is weighing around 72 Kg. He has stylish hair of black color and also blistering black color eyes. There is no tattoo inked on his body.
|Height (approx)||in centimeters: 174 cm|
in meters: 1.74 m
in feet inches: 5’ 8”
|Weight (approx)||in kilograms: 72 kg|
in pounds: 154 lbs
Jaan Kumar Sanu started his professional career as a singer by launching the recreated song “Dil Mera Churaya Kyun” on his YouTube channel featuring Rohit Khandelwal and Ankita Arya.
In 2002, he launched a debut music album, “Tomra Shunbe Toh” and debut Hindi song, “Escape from Taliban”.
He participated in many live concerts and performed in stage shows.
Recently his first single was launched on YouTube titled “Tu Sandali” by Aagaaz entertainment. It is a romantic song with modern way arrangements.
He sang many Bengali songs at a very early age, as per reports his first recording was for the film “Escape” from the Taliban when he was only 6 years old.
He also released an album at the age of 8 years old titled “Tomra Shunbe Toh” for which he also got his name in Limca Book of Records as the youngest singer.
He also sang the famous song “Bum bum bole” from the movie “Taare Zameen Par”.
In 2020, he participated in the Indian reality show Bigg Boss 14 hosted by Salman Khan.
|Email ID||[email protected]|
|Residence Address||Mumbai, Maharashtra|
Facts and Information
His real name is Jayesh Bhattacharya but popularly known as Jaan Kumar Sanu as he is following his father’s footstep so he takes his father’s name.
He stated that he learned singing from his grandmother Neera Dutta who taught him many Bengali songs.
He also got professional training under Subhra Dasgupta and Pandit Ratan Mohan Sharma of Mewati Gharana.
He worked in the industry since he was six years old and sang many songs as a child singer.
He is an ardent devotee of Lord Ganesha.
He follows a non-vegetarian diet.
He worked with many legends in the singing industry like Anand Ji, Kalyan Ji, Sonu Nigam, Shankar Mahadevan, and many other legendary singers.