Anjali Gaikwad is an Indian singer. She is one of the top 10 contestants of the singing reality show “Indian Idol 12.”
Anjali Gaikwad was born on Tuesday, 28 February 2006 (age 15 years; as of 2020) in Ahmednagar district in the state of Maharashtra, India. Her zodiac sign is Pisces. She developed a deep interest in singing at a very young age and started learning singing at the age of 4. Before starting singing professionally, Anjali received training in music from his father for years.
Hair Colour: Black
Anjali Gaikwad belongs to a family of musicians.
Parents & Siblings
Her mother is a homemaker. Her father, Angad Gaikwad is a trained classical singer and is very strict with the routine his daughters follow. He makes them practice every day and restricts them from eating oily and unhealthy food that can affect his daughter’s singing ability.
She has an elder sister, Nandini Gaikwad who is also a trained classical singer. Both the sister are trained by their father.
Anjali Gaikwad started her career by participating in the singing reality show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L’il Champs 2017 where she shared the winning trophy with a mutual winner, Shreyan Bhattacharya; The show gained her immense popularity. Anjali has performed at various stage shows alongside many Bollywood stars. In 2020, She auditioned for Sony Entertainment’s singing reality show Indian Idol Season 12 where she mesmerized the judges Neha Kakkar, Vishal Dadlani, and Himesh Reshammiya with her melodious voice and got selected for the show.
- Anjali Gaikwad started learning music at the age of 4. She was influenced by the musical environment that she had at her home.
- At the age of 4, she participated in a state-level singing competition where she secured first place for her singing.
- During an interview with Arijit Singh, A. R. Rahman mentioned Anjali Gaikwad’s singing and said that he really admires her classical singing videos. When A. R. Rahman came on the Indian Idol show he said, he really enjoys listening to Anjali’s classical singing at times when he gets bored with then pop songs.
- Apart from singing, Anjali Gaikwad has a great interest in acting and dancing.
- She stays very active on Instagram and is often seen posting her singing and lip sync videos to keep her fans entertained.
- Anjali went to audition for Indian Idol Season 12 along with her sister but only she got selected for the show.