Papon was born on 24 November 1975 Nagaon, Assam, India. His original name is Angarag Mahanta, who is popularly known by his stage name Papon. He is a popular Singer, composer and record producer. Currently, he lives in Mumbai with his Wife ( Shweta Mishra Mahanta) and two children.
He spends her childhood in Assam. His father name is Khagen Mahanta and Mother’s Archana Mahanta. His parents are also singers from Assam and he spent most of his childhood in Assam. Initially, he had learned all skills of music from Indian classical and traditional music devotional and folk from Assam.
Papon well played many instruments like Khol, tabla, Guitar, and Harmonium. He released his first Assamese album in the year 2004 named, ‘Jonaaki Raati’ and his first Hindi album was named as ‘The Story So far’, which was released in the year 2012. He has founded two Band name ‘Papon’ and ‘ East India Company’. Papon mainly works in Hindi Film Songs, Albums, Singles and Television Shows.
He has sung songs in Hindi, Panjabi, Tamil, Marathi, and Bengali. Papon is a multitalented singer. He has received Best Playback Male Singer for “Moh Moh Ke Dhage”. Papon has received plenty of awards and honors, including GiMA Awards, two Jack Daniel’s Rock Awards, and a Screen Award.
In 2017, He also appears in TV reality Show Name ‘The Voice Kids India’ as a judge.
Papon Wiki | Biography:
|Date of Birth||24 November 1975|
|Profession||Playback Singer, composer and record producer|
|Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign||Sagittarius|
|College/ University||Not Known|
|Father’s Name||Khagen Mahanta|
|Mather’s Name||Archana Mahanta|
|Brother’s Name||Not Known|
|Sister’s Name||Not Known|
|Debut||Har Ek Baat|
|Spouse||Shweta Mishra Mahanta|
|Girlfriend / Boyfriend||N/A|
|Favorite Actor||Ranbir Kapoor|
|Favorite Actress||Not Known|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Height in Centimeters||1.73 m|
|Weight in Kilograms||62 kg|
Unknown Facts About Papon:
- He is a founder of Band Name ‘Folk-Fusion’ and ‘East India Company’.
- Ha has been accused of kissing of teen girl in TV Reality Show ‘ The Voice India Kids’. And Criminal Charges files against him.
- He has worked TV Show ‘ The Voice India Kids’.