Shirley Setia is a new singer and youtube sensation as well. Apart from a few playbacks of evergreen classics, she also sang some originals. So let’s read about Shirley Setia biography and her future in the film industry.
Shirley Setia Biography – Personal Details
Date Of Birth – 2 July 1995.
Nationality – New Zealand
Age – 26 (as of 2021)
Profession – Singer, Actress, and RJ
Shirley Setia Family
Father – Raj Setia (businessman)
Mother – Firoja Setia
Younger Brother – Shane
Shirley Setia educational background
Highschool – Auckland Girls’ School
She pursued a degree in marketing and information systems from her college “University Of Auckland”.
She also took admission to New York Film Academy.
Shirley Setia relationships
Shirley personally claimed to be single. However, once, she was in the headlines to be in a romantic relationship with famous singer Amaan Malik. But it’s unknown to which extent this is the truth.
Currently, she is rumored to be in a casual relationship with singer Jigar Saryia.
Shirley Setia Biography – Music Career
Setia debuted with the song “Tum Hi Ho” from Aashiqui 2 in 2012.
In 2017, She sang “Disco Disco” for the movie “The Gentleman” and made her official singing debut with this.
After her debut in the music industry, she sang lots of solo non-albums. Such as “Thode Se Hum” in 2014, “Koi Shor” in 2016.
And after this, she sang – “Tu Mil Gaya”, “Jab Koi Baat” (Recreated), and “Koi Vi Nahi” in 2018.
In the same year, she sang “Na Chah Ke Bhi” for the film “5 Weddings” and later on she broadcast another non-album single “Nayio Jana”.
In the next few years, she did several non-album singles along with being the singer for quite a handful of t-series and Bollywood songs.
Last year, her four non-album singles released, which are all directed by Abhijit Vagahni.
In 2021, she along with her co-singer, Gurnazar Chattha surprised the Hindi music lovers with another non-album single “Tere Naal Rehniye”. It was directed by Gaurav Dev and Karthik Dev.
Shirley’s Acting career
Shirley made her debut in movies recently. Her first film was a Bollywood drama film “Maska”. And it was released on 27th March 2020 on Netflix.
Her second film was “Nikamma” in the same year, in which she played the role of Siya and earned a good amount of attention from the audience.
Shirley Setia Web series debut-
Apart from music albums and films, Shirley was also a part of a web series “Lockdown” (2018). This series was based on the concept of locking down several digital sensations and Bollywood singers to create music within 24 hours. It was appreciated by the Bollywood music lovers and the participating singers’ fame skyrocketed.
Some unknown facts about Shirley
- From her childhood, Shirley has been quite close to her grandfather.
- When Shirley Setia was in high school. In 2012, she got an opportunity to share the stage with Shreya Ghoshal, who encouraged her to upload music videos on youtube.
- The first song sung by her on stage was, “Iktara” from “Wake Up Sid” in 2001.
- She won two awards in 2016, Big Golden Voice Awards and Outlook Social Media Award.
- Shirley was born in Daman, India. But later she along with her family shifted to Auckland, New Zealand.