Akash Singh is an Indian acrobatic dancer. He is the winner of the reality television show Hunarbaaz: Desh Ki Shaan (2022).
Akash Singh was born on Sunday, 7 September 1997.age 24 years; by 2021) in Bhagalpur, Bihar, India. His zodiac sign is Virgo. He went to High School, Sabour, Bihar for his primary and secondary education. Later, he enrolled himself in Tilka Manjhi Bhagalpur University, Bhagalpur, Bihar to pursue a bachelor’s degree in commerce. Thereafter, he joined Marwari College, Bhagalpur, Bihar to pursue his higher education.
Height (approx.): 5′ 6″
Eye Colour: black
Hair Color: black
Akash Singh belongs to a Hindu Rajput family from Bhagalpur, Bihar.
parents and siblings
Not much information is available about his family.
Akash Singh was fond of dancing since childhood. Practicing dance during her school days, she developed a keen interest in a particular form of dance known as acro dance, a dance that combines classical dance techniques with precise acrobatic elements . The dancer, who hails from a village, did not have access to the necessary facilities to practice the dance form, hence, he started practicing on the trees of his village. Talking about his early days, he said,
I started aerial acting in my village. For aerial acts you need altitude and this is not possible everywhere. So, in my village I used to hang a piece of cloth on a tree and practice.”
In 2018, Akash Singh moved to Mumbai from Bihar to pursue a career in aerial dancing. He went there with only two thousand five hundred rupees. To further her dance practice, she started practicing on a tree near a beach in Mumbai. Later, she started participating in dancing shows and award functions as a back dancer. in 2022. Akash auditioned for Colors TV’s Hindi-language reality television show ‘Hunarbaaz: Desh Ki Shaan’, which was judged by Mithun Chakraborty, Parineeti Chopra and Karan Johar and selected on the basis of his talent. During her introduction round, she narrated her struggle in front of the judges, hearing which actress Parineeti Chopra got very emotional and promised them all possible help. Using a voting panel, the live studio audience determines whether a contestant advances to the next round during each performance. He was initially nervous about performing in front of such famous names, but the judges helped him feel comfortable, and they gave him his best performance. Talking about it, he told it,
The experience of Hunarbaaz was really good. When I came on the show I was very scared, didn’t know anyone, but now everyone in the show is like a family, all the judges and contestants. I’m going to miss it all.”
Akash Singh refined his dancing skills with each passing episode under the guidance of a professional dancer, and earned huge popularity among the audience. The grand finale of Hunarbaaz was held on 17 April 2022, where Akash Singh was declared the winner of the show. He received the winner’s trophy and a cash price of ₹15 lakh. Yo Highness, a dance group from Nala Sopara, Mumbai, came second and bagged a cash prize of Rs 5 lakh.
On winning his first talent show, Akash said,
I never thought that I would win the show or be one of the finalists. I am really happy to have won, because the dream with which I came to Mumbai has come true. I am excited and so are my family. I can’t find words to express the feelings I’m going through, and it all feels so real! I started my journey in the show with a dream to make it big and after winning the show today, I feel like I have completed every part of it. There was a lot of support from the judges. He always encouraged me. It was a big deal for me to perform in front of him. Parineeti ji, who gave me so much love by making me her brother, gifted me a jacket, shoes and also tied a rakhi. I’m really going to miss him a lot.”
Hunarbaaz specially expressed his thanks to the judges of the show, saying,
I want to thank Karan sir, Mithun sir and Parineeti ma’am for guiding me throughout the show and COLORS for giving me this opportunity of a lifetime. Lastly, I want to thank my family and friends for patting me on the back and supporting me on this life-changing journey. ,
Facts / Trivia
- After winning cash from ‘Hunarbaaz: Desh Ki Shaan’, Akash Singh said that he would use the money to buy a house for his family. They told,
We don’t have a house. So, I want to build a house for my parents in my village with the prize money I got in the show. I want to do everything to give them a better life.”
- Akash’s ambition is to work in the film industry, especially with Akshay Kumar,