Ranjit Bawa: Wife, Age, Songs, Movies & More



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Ranjit Bawa is a famous Punjabi singer, songwriter, and actor. He is well known for his contributions to Punjabi music and cinema. Born on February 15, 1989, in Wadala Granthian village near Gurdaspur, Punjab, India, his real name is Ranjit Singh. From humble beginnings and family background, he rose to fame with Jatt Di Akal, a single from his debut album Mitti Da Bawa, which was awarded the “Best World Album” award in the 2015 Brit Asia TV Music Awards.

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Full Name Ranjit Singh Bajwa
Born March 14, 1989
Birthplace Wadala Granthian village, Gurdaspur, Punjab, India
Nationality Indian
Occupation Singer, Songwriter, Actor
Genres Punjabi, Folk, Bhangra
Years Active 2013 – Present
Instruments Vocals
School Guru Nanak College, Batala
College Khalsa College, Amritsar
Father Gajjan Singh Bajwa
Mother Gurmit Kaur Bajwa
Notable Works “Jatt Di Akal,” “Jean,” “Yaari Chandigarh Waliye,” “Tankha”


He gained from his first album, but little you know is that he struggled for fifteen years before getting the breakthrough. Know more about other Punjabi actors and actresses on OkJatt, your one-stop for Pollywood entertainment.

Early Life and Background

Born in Wadala Granthian village near Gurdaspur, Ranjit Bawa grew up in a middle-class Sikh family. His early schooling was from his village only, and he used to do bunk classes whenever a singer came to perform. He used to notice details of singing while the artists performed on stage. So, while growing up, his passion for singing was identified by his near and dear ones. His deep passion for music also grew with his age. 

Music Career

Ranjit Bawa Muisc

His musical career started with a bang. He gave a lot of hit songs, including “Jean,” “Yaari Chandigarh Waliye,” and “Tankha.” Ranjit Bawa became Punjab’s leading musical talent in the Punjabi music industry. His music was a fusion of traditional Punjabi folk with modern beats. This fusion turned out to be one of the major reasons that listeners of all ages liked his songs. Bawa talks about the emotions of love, friendship, and Punjabi culture in his songs. His songs on these themes strike a chord with audiences worldwide.

Here is a list of some of his singles in collaboration with different artists.

  • Jinda Sukha Anthem (with Lehmber Hussainpuri)
  • 300 Sala Yaad Shaheedi (with Veer Rahimpuri, Tigerstyle & Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee)
  • Chad Khera Baniye Da (With Harshdeep Kaur)
  • Hik Vich Zor (With Dr Zeus & Fateh Doe)
  • Chote Chote Ghar (with Gur Sidhu)
  • Jatta Ve (ft. Oshin Brar)
  • Nikli Koi Gal (with Gur Sidhu)

Rise to Stardom (in Music)

Jatt Di Akal

Bawa rose to fame with the release of Jatt Di Akal song in 2013. The song was highly appreciated. This established him as a promising talent in the Punjabi music industry. Ranjit Bawa is known for his distinctive voice and his performances, which quickly made audiences fall for him across Punjab and beyond. So here is a chart providing a clear overview of Ranjit Bawa’s albums, including their release dates, labels, music composers, lyricists, number of tracks, and formats available.

Title Mitti Da Bawa Ik Tare Wala LOUD Ve Geetan Waleya
Release Date 12th Mar 2015 21st May 2018 22nd Sept 2021 20th Mar 2022
Label T-Series T-Series Speed Records Ranjit Bawa Music
Music Beat Minister, Sukhe, Happy Singh, Tigerstyle Beat Minister, Jassi X, Desi Routz, Nick Dhamnu, Millind Gaba Desi Crew Gurmoh, Jassi X, Mr. Vee, Nick Dhamnu
Lyrics Happy Raikoti, Ravi Raaj, Beat Minister, Charanjit Singh, Preet Kanwar, Preet Harpal, Charan Likhari Lovely Noor, Dharamveer Thandi, Pargat Kotguru, Beat Minister, Arjan Virk, Surkhab, Maninder Kailey, Inder Dhamnu, Charan Likhari Bunty Bains, Narinder Batth, Mandeep Maavi, Singh Jeet Chankolan Charan Likhari, Jassi Lohka, Ranjit Bawa, Vinaypal Buttar, Mandeep Maavi, Jasbir GUnachaurya
No. of tracks 10 12 8 7
Format CD, digital download, streaming CD, digital download, streaming digital download, streaming digital download, streaming

Film Career

Ranjit Bawa Toofan

Apart from music, Ranjit Bawa has also ventured into acting. He made his acting debut with Toofan Singh in 2017. His acting skills, like his singing, were also appreciated. Then, he never looked back, and his subsequent roles in Punjabi movies like “Bhalwan Singh” and “Khido Khundi” earned him acclaim from both critics and audiences. His filmography includes 2017 and 2018 movies like Sarvann, Toofan Singh, Vekh Baraaten Challiyan, Khido Khundi, and Mr and Mrs 420 Returns.

Salary and Networth of Ranjit Bawa

As a singer, his major sources of income were

  • Album sales and music streaming
  • Live performances
  • Film acting fees
  • Brand endorsements

The estimated annual revenue of Bawa varies between $75.5K – $101.6K, and his net worth is about $1.67 million. 

Ranjit Bawa is also known for his charitable work and support for various causes. Bawa has used his success as a successful singer and actor to support and promote Punjabi culture and heritage. He has also been involved in charitable activities related to education, including supporting schools and educational initiatives.


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