Abhijeet Sawant Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Wife, Biography & More
Bio Real NameAbhijeet Sawant NicknameNot Known ProfessionPlayback Singer and Actor Physical Stats & More Height (approx.)in centimeters- 173 cm in meters- 1.73 m in Feet Inches- 5’ 8” Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 73 kg in Pounds- 161 lbs Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 39 Inches - Waist: 30 Inches - Biceps: 11 Inches Eye ColourBlack Hair ColourBlack Personal Life Date of Birth7 October 1981 Age (as in 2016)35 Years Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India Zodiac sign/Sun signLibra NationalityIndian HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India SchoolMumbai's Raje Shivaji Vidyalaya, Mumbai, India CollegeChetna College, Bandra, Mumbai Educational QualificationsGraduate DebutSinging: Mohabbatein Lutaaunga (2005) TV: Indian Idol (2005) Film: Lottery (2009) FamilyFather- Shridhar Pandurang Sawant Mother- Manisha Sawant Brother- Not Known Sister- Name Not Known
Some Lesser Known Facts About Abhijeet Sawant
Does Abhijeet Sawant smoke: Not Known
Does Abhijeet Sawant drink alcohol: Yes
In 2005, Abhijeet Sawant won the first season of Indian Idol, a music talent hunt show.
The first solo album that Sawant released after becoming the Indian Idol was Aapka Abhijeet Sawant.
Sawant competed in the first season of Asian Idol in December 2007. He finished the show being on the third position on the ranking chart.
He was the first runner-up of ‘Jo Jeeta Wohi Superstar,’ a competition between winners and runner-ups of several other singing reality shows.
After not getting enough chances in singing, Sawant joined the acting industry with his debut film Lottery in 2009.
He has also appeared in a TV commercial ad of Spraymintt and in a few tv serials like Kaisa Ye Pyar Hai and C.I.D.
In 2008-09, Sawant along with his wife contested in the 4th edition of Nach Baliye, a Dance reality show.
When nothing worked for this one-hit wonder, he joined Shiv Sena in July 2009 in a bid to attract more youth towards the party.
Sawant hosted the 5th season of Indian Idol in the year 2010.
A reporter, in an interview in 2011, asked Sawant why has he put his music career on the back burner, he answered saying “There’s a great deal of lobbying in the music industry. I go to music directors, they make tall claims and never revert. I have seen people who are not talented and yet get work because of their personal contacts.” When asked about the person he was talking about, he said, “Look at Atif Aslam, he’s doing so many Bollywood songs. Woh kaunse angle se playback singer ke category mein aata hai?”