A 23 years old girl Shirley Setia wanted to be an astronaut but became a popular singer with her melodious voice and soon after, she grew up to become a Youtuber, Internet sensation within a very short time frame. Melody Queen Shirley Setia has achieved an immense popularity among the people for her sweet and lovely voice. People who are interested in knowing Shirley Setia Height, weight etc can keep reading this piece of content.
Shirley Setia needs no introduction nowadays as she is very popular among youngsters, she is an Indo-Kiwi singer and was born and bought up in Auckland on 2nd July 1993., New Zealand. Her family is basically from Daman, India.
How Shirley Setia got popular?
She got popular when she took part in a contest conducted by T-Series. The entry was recorded in her bedroom while she was wearing pyjamas. She was declared as one of the winners from thousands of entries. This earned her the sobriquet “Pyjama Popstar” by the daily newspaper “New Zealand Herald” which had ultimately changed her life.
Shirley Setia songs (cover)
There are so many popular Bollywood cover songs by Shirley Setia that are watched by a large number of audience on Youtube like:
Tum Hi Ho from movie Aashiqui 2, Galliyan from movie Ek Villain,Kamli from movie Dhoom 3, Baarish from movie Yaariyan, Sanam re Sanam, Bol Do Na Zara from movie Azhar, Tu Zaroori from movie Zid, Hangover from movie Kick, Mast Magan from movie 2 States, Manmarziyan from movie Lootera, Soch Na Sake
She also recorded an original song with Abhas Joshi (of Star Voice of India, fame) and Shreyas Joshi.
Shirley wishes to become a playback singer in the Bollywood industry.
She was invited by YouTube as a ‘YouTube Creator’ to attend an event named Nokia Music Connects, held in Mumbai in November. She was only one of the 4 people invited, and only one from outside of India.
She is one of the most popular stars on Social media-
- Shirley Setia Youtube channel has more than 1,344k subscribers (Until May 2017).
- Shirley Setia Facebook has more than 2880k followers.
- Shirley Setia Twitter has 99 k followers.
Shirley, ranks amongst the Top 100, in the ‘Most Subscribed’ channels list in New Zealand.
Her cover version of the song ‘Tum Hi Ho…’ was selected by T-Series, the music label, as one of the winners of their worldwide held competition on YouTube. The cover has now received close to 2 Million views on YouTube.
Her cover song ‘Manmarziyan…’, a personal favourite, was recognized and appreciated by Lootera movie’s official Twitter page and also by T-Series.
She has also performed on various platforms like the ‘Rock On’ event organized and managed by UA International, a charity concert; with a band called ‘Indigenous’, in Auckland.
Among other notable recognition, her cover for the song “Tera chehra” was recognized and appreciated by Adnan Sami, the original singer of the song, on Twitter.
Shirley Setia at YouTube fanfest India 2017, Location-Jio Garden, Mumbai
Awards won by Shirley Setia
She won BIG Digital Sensation and OSM Musician of the year award in 2016.
She was also acknowledged as Indian youtube singing sensation by the Hindustan Times and as one of New Zealand’s biggest international artists by TVNZ
Real name: Shirley Setia
Current Profession: Singer, Radio jockey, YouTuber.
Shirley Setia Height, Weight, Figure etc
Shirley Setia Height: 5 feet 3 inch
Shirley Setia Weight: 48 kg
Shirley Setia Figure measurements: 33-25-33
Date of birth: 2nd July 1993
Birthplace: Auckland, New Zealand
Hometown: Daman, India
Zodiac sign: Cancer
Education: Bachelor of Commerce
College: University of Auckland
Father: Not known (Businessmen)
Mother: Not known
Brother: Shane (Younger)
Boyfriend, Affairs and more
Marital Status: Single
Boyfriend/Affair: Not known
Top 5 things about Shirley Setia you must know as a fan
- She wanted to be an astronaut but became a singer.
- She is a Radio Tarana RJ of the show “Showtime with Shirley” airs on Sunday between 1- 4:30 pm, on the channel.
- She did not take any training in music but grew up as an established singer through YouTube with more than 485k subscribers on YouTube and 1801k liker on her Facebook fan page.
- Her first stage performing song was “iktara” from “Wake up sid” on 2001.
- Pizza lover Shirley Setia’s favourite actors are Shahrukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan and Ranbir Kapoor and her favourite movie is “Wake up sid”, and her hobby is nail art.
Here are some Shirley Setia wallpaper: