Shirley Setia was born on 2 July 1995 in Daman, India so she is 26 years old as of 2021. Her favs called her Shiri or just Shirley. Raj Setia and his family shifted to New Zealand where Setia was raised until later became an internet sensation here in India. Shirley belongs to a Hindu, Khatri family. Setia used to take vocal training since childhood at a very young age. She considers Lata Mangeshkar and Asha Bhosle as her favorite singing idols.
|College/University||The University of Auckland, New Zealand|
|Degree||Degree in Marketing and Information systems, Crash course from New York Film Academy|
Physical Stats, Height, Weight, & Body Measurements
|Height (approx)||Feet in Inches: 5 ft 3 inch
Meters: 1.63 m
|Weight (approx)||Kilogram: 50kg
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Pounds: 110 lbs
|Bra Size||32 B|
Family Members Information
|Father||Raj Setia (Businessman)|
|Current Net Worth||$241.6 Million|
Shirley Setia started her career as a Radio Jockey on a Hindu Radio Station, where she played Hindi content in Radio Taran. She got the opportunity to meet many Bollywood celebrities after she started working there. Setia takes her inspiration to become a singer from our much-loved singer Shreya Ghoshal. Soon T-series in the year 2013 organized a singing competition on youtube. Shirley joined that competition and sang the song ‘Tum Hi Ho ‘, She not only won the competition but later became an internet sensation and a youtube celebrity. Setia is an Indo-Wiki singer and has a huge fan following on her social media. Miss internet sensation has more than 6.5 million subscribers on her youtube channel, 6.9 million on Instagram, and 22 million on her Facebook. She is referred to as “Bollywood Next Big Singing Sensation” by Forbes Magazine. Shirley also got the nickname “Pyjama Popstar”. For the music video, she was shot in pajamas by the daily newspaper “New Zealand Heral”. She recorded many covers of popular Bollywood songs.
Setia also got immense love from her former hometown New Zealand. As her channel out there became the top 30 Most Subscribed channel on youtube. She even collaborated with famous artists like Darrel Mascarenhas, Kurt Hugo Schneider, Sanam Puri, Arjun, The Gunsmith, and Antareep Hazarika. In the year 2018, she released two of her songs ‘Naiyyo Janna’ and ‘Koi Vi Nahi’. She has sung many Bollywood covers like Tum Hi Ho from the movie Aashiqui 2, Kamli from the movie Dhoom 3. Baarish from movie Yaariyan, Sanam re Sanam, Tu Zaroori from movie Zid. Hangover from movie Kick, Mast Magan from movie 2 States, Manmarziyan from movie Lootera, Soch Na Sake. Galliyan from the movie Ek Villain, Bol Do Na Zara from the movie Azhar, and many more. Shirley also recorded one original song with Abhas Joshi and Shreyas Joshi.
Interesting facts about Shirley
- She wanted to become an astronaut when she was little.
- Her first stage program was ‘Iktara’ from the film ‘Wake Up Sid’.
- Shirley is really fond of pizzas.
- Her favorite actors are Shahrukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, and Ranbir Kapoor.
- She was listed youtube sensation by Hindustan Times.
- In the year 2017, she made her Bollywood debut with a song Diso Diso from the film ‘A Gentleman’.
- Shirley was only 7 when they shifted to Auckland.
- Setia made her Punjabi debut with the song ‘Koi Vi Nahi’.
- In the year 2016, she did a world tour with Armaan Malik.
- She likes singing and dancing.
- Her favorite actresses are Alia Bhatt and Hilary Duff.