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Shaan, is an Indian playback singer active in Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, Urdu, Telugu and Kannada films and a television host. He hosted the shows Sa Re Ga Ma Pa, Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L’il Champs, Star Voice of India and STAR Voice of India 2.

Real NameShantanu Mukherjee
ProfessionSinger, Actor, Music Director and Anchor
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 9”
Weightin Kilograms- 70 kg
in Pounds- 154 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 38 Inches
- Waist: 32 Inches
- Biceps: 14 Inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth1972-09-30
Age (as in 2016)43 Years
Birth PlaceKhandwa, Madhya Pradesh, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signLibra
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra India
SchoolNot Known
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationsNot Known
DebutFilm Debut : Daman: A Victim of Marital Violence (2001)
Music Debut : Pyaar Mein Kabhi Kabhi (1999)
FamilyFather- Late Manas Mukherjee (Music Director)
Mother- Sonali Mukherjee (Singer)
Brother- N/A
Sister- Sagarika Mukherjee (Elder, Singer)
ControversiesHe had a heated argument with singer Mika Singh during Star Plus's reality show Music Ka Maha Muqqabla.
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodGujarati food
Favourite Actor(s)Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan
Favourite Singer(s)Kishore Kumar and Lata Mangeshkar
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsRadhika Mukherjee
WifeRadhika Mukherjee
ChildrenDaughter- N/A
Son- Soham and Shubh
Money Factor
Salary2-3 Lacs/song (INR)
Net WorthNot Known

Some Lesser Known Facts About Shaan

  • Does Shaan smoke?: No
  • Does Shaan drink alcohol?: No
  • Shaan was born to a musical family as his father was a music director and his grandfather was a lyricist.
  • He belongs to a Bengali Brahmin family background.
  • Before becoming a professional singer he worked at a boutique shop.
  • He was just 13 years old when he lost his father because of tobacco consumption.
  • He made his singing debut in Bollywood at the age of 17 by singing few lines in the song Kitni Hai Pyari Pyari Dosti from the film Parinda (1989).
  • He got famous in 90’s with his re-mix songs of old Bollywood hits.
  • His Hindi pop album Tandil Dil was a mega-hit, and for that, he won the 2000 MTV Asia Music Award.
  • He won 2 Filmfare Awards: Chand Sifarish – Fanaa (2006) and Jab Se Tera Naina – Saawariya (2008).
  • In 2011, he was honoured by the New York City for his campaign against tobacco.
  • He is the ambassador of Salaam Bombay NGO’s anti-tobacco campaign.
  • He hosted shows like Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge, Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L’il Champs, Amul STAR Voice of India and Mirchi Music Awards.
  • In 2013, he participated in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6.
  • On 28 October 2018, during his concert in Guwahati, he sang a Bengali song, after which an audience member threw a paper ball at him and asked him to stop singing and said, “This is Assam, not Bengal.”
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