, Gujarat, India
Himesh Reshammiya is born on 23rd July 1973 and is the son of Veteran Gujarati music director Vipinji Reshammiya.
Himesh studied at Hill Grange School in Peddar Road where he met his best friend Prashant Chadha. Prashant is responsible for Himesh’s new look and for directing all of Himesh’s music videos from his private album Aap Kaa Surroor as well as promotional videos for the movies Aashiq Banaya Aapne, Aksar & Tom, Dick & Harry.
Himesh’s first big break came through his good friend Salman Khan. Salman gave Himesh the chance to be a music director for the movie Bandhan along with composer Anand Raj Anand. After the success of the album, Salman & Himeshji have shared many hit filmi albums together, such as Pyar Kiya to Darna Kya, Ye Hai Jalwa, Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge and the more recent mega blockbuster album Tere Naam.
Himesh’s music has it’s own unique style of composition which is based on a fusion of Western and Indian classical music with catchy techno beats.
With a series of popular film scores (500 songs, 100 films) & a string of 36 song hits, he is considered to be one of the top music directors in Indian cinema today. His music is associated with the youthful and trendsetting culture that has recently been pervasive in India, particularly due to the popularity of the remixes of his songs.
Himesh entered bollywood as an actor on 29th June 2007 with the release of his first film ‘Aap Kaa Surroor the moviee: The Real Luv Story’ The film released on his mother’s (Mrs Madhu Reshammiya) birthday and the film has done tremendous success by breaking all box office records to date. Himeshji’s follow up movies are Satish Kaushik’s Karzzzz the Vengence is back, Ishan Trivedi’s “Radio – Love on Air” and Pooja Bhatt’s “Kajraare”.