Garry Sandhu is an Indian singer, songwriter, rapper and actor known for his work in Punjabi music industry. His journey to success is marked by determination and resilience starting from humble beginnings in the United Kingdom. Sandhu‘s breakthrough came in 2010 with the release of his debut song “Mai nhi peenda han diye tera ishq peonda.” This marked the beginning of his journey as a singer-songwriter. Over the years, he released several songs, with a focus on emotive and heartfelt compositions.

Garry Sandhu’s Early Life & Education:

Garry Sandhu was born on April 4, 1984, in the village of Rurka Kalan, Punjab, India. His real name is Gurmukh Singh Sandhu. His father’s name is Sohan Singh Sandhu. Garry was very closed to his mother.  Sandhu’s journey in music has been nothing short of remarkable. Despite facing challenges, including a stint in the UK followed by deportation back to India on January 12, 2012, Sandhu has persevered and continued to pursue his passion for music.

He was an average student who frequently skipped class. He was never able to return to school after his tenthgrade failure. He played football with skill. Sandhu stopped studying in 2002 and started talking to an immigration agency.

Personal Life of Garry Sandhu:

Garry Sandhu is a married. He and his wife have a happy married life. The lovely couple was married at a private event. Garry also has a son named Avtaar Sandhu.

Garry Sandhu shared a deep bond with Jasmine, considering her his best friend. Their connection was strong and rooted in mutual understanding and camaraderie. However, despite their strong bond, circumstances led to their separation, leaving both Garry and Jasmine to navigate life’s challenges apart from each other.

Personal Details:
Real NameGurmukh Singh Sandhu
Nick NameGarry Sandhu
ProfessionSinger, Lyricist, Actor
Marital StatusMarried
DOB04 April 1984
BirthplaceVill. Rurka Kalan, Phillaur, Jalandhar, Punjab
Educational QualificationHigh School Education
Favorite Actor
Favorite ActressKajol
Favorite SingerBabbu Maan, Gurdas Maan
Favorite SportFootball
Favorite ColorBlack
Favorite FoodRajma Chawal, Shahi Paneer
Destination London

Music Career:

In 2010, Sandhu made his notable singing debut with the track “Main Ni Peenda.” This marked the beginning of a prolific musical career that would see him release a string of hit songs, including “Illegal Weapon,” “Yeah Baby,” “Banda Ban Ja,” and “Excuses,” among others. Notably, Sandhu also made his foray into acting with the film “Romeo Ranjha” in 2014, showcasing his versatility across different artistic mediums.

Fresh2011DJ Dips, Roach Killa, Kam Frantic, DJ H, GVGoyal Music
Magic2012Rupin Kahlon, DJ Dips, Dr. ZeusFresh Media Records
Fresh All The Way2014Beat Minister

Sandhu’s influence transcended regional boundaries when his song “Yeah Baby” was featured in the Bollywood film “De De Pyaar De” in 2019, reimagined as “Hauli Hauli.” This further solidified his position as a crossover artist with widespread appeal.

Adhi Tape2021Daddy Beats, Rahul Sathu, Mohpreet Singh, Josh Sidhu, Jrocs & ShayeFresh Media Records6 tracks

YearTitleMusicPeak chart positionsLyricsAlbum
2011Sahan To PyariyaDJ H1Garry SandhuFresh
Main Nee PeendaKam Frantic16
ToharDJ Dips1
Din Raat3
2012Ik Gal” ( Ft Sudesh Kumari)DJ Dips1Garry SandhuNon-album singles
RaatanRupin Kahlon2Magic
Hang3Chandra Sarai
Old Habits Die Hard
SangdiDJ Dips7Garry SandhuProject: Bhangra
2013Ja Ni JaRupin Kahlon3Chandra SaraiNon-Album Singles
2014Ban Ban JaBeat MinisterVeet BaljitFresh All The Way
Do Botlaan
2015Mere BaareDJ DipsGarry SandhuNon- Album Singles
One TouchDeep JanduLally Mundi
2017ExcusesVeeRicky Khan
Laddu”(featuring Jasmine Sandlas)Goldboy11Baljit Pasla, Beat Minister
Rabb JaneJhony Vik & Vee16Shah Ali
Illegal Weapon”(featuring Jasmine Sandlas)Intense3Garry Sandhu
Dil De KareebJohn SamuelFateh Shergill
KillVeeGarry Sandhu
2018Ola OlaIntense
Yeh BabyIkky7
I Swear32
Tutya GaroorHabib KalerShah Ali
SnapchatLovey AkhtarGarry Sandhu
Love You JattaRahul Sathu
Do Gallan
2019Alert KudeyIkky
Dobara Milde AanLovey Akhtar
Hauli HauliTanishk Bagchi6Tanishk Bagchi, Garry SandhuDe De Pyaar De
Take OffLovey AkhtarKharewala BrarNon-album singles
Doabey WalaIkky30Garry Sandhu
Meri AakadIntenseHappy PasowalLaiye Je Yaarian
U & ISnappyRav Hanjra
Like YouRahul Sathu10Garry SandhuNon-album singles
2020Illegal Weapon 2.0Tanishk Bagchi1Priya SariyaStreet Dancer 3D
Sip Sip 2.0″(featuring Jasmine Sandlas)—[a]Garry Sandhu, Kumaar
Wallah WallahIkky / Yeah ProofGarry SandhuNon-album singles
TechiLovey AkhtarFresh Side Vol. 1
Pabb Hauli”(featuring Pav Dharia)Pav DhariaNon-album singles
Faida Chak GayiLovey AkhtarMani Kakra
Jatt”(featuring Sultaan)J Statik22Garry Sandhu
Zindagi & Chingari Beat Minister & Jhonny VickGarry Sandhu Gurwinder
Coming Home”(featuring Naseebo Lal, Sultana, Roach Killa)Roack Killa34Garry Sandhu
2021Ishq”(featuring Shipra Goyal, Myles Castello)Ikky
Coming HomeRahul Sathu
FeelingaDaddy BeatsAdhi Tape
FitoorJosh Sidhu
Too Much
2022Jigar Da TotaHabib KalerGarry SandhuNon-album singles

Acting Career:

In 2014, the Punjabi film Romeo Ranjha was released in which he acted. One of Sandhu’s notable releases in 2020 was “Chal Mera Putt 2,” which received widespread acclaim from audiences and critics alike. He was also acted in the movie Qismat 2.

2014Romeo RanjhaRanjhaChandri Raat, AthrooDebut Film
2020Chal Mera Putt 2Deepa

Music Company:

Aside from his creative endeavors, Sandhu is also recognized for his entrepreneurial spirit, as he established his own record label, Fresh Media Records. Through Fresh Media Records, he not only releases his own songs but also provides a platform for other talented artists to showcase their work.

2015ChannaSartaj VirkGarry SandhuBeat Minister
2018Gora RangG Khan, Garry SandhuRicky KhanAr Deep
Sip SipJasmine SandlasGarry SandhuIntense
2019Chandigarh SheharG Khan, Afsana KhanGarry SandhuAman Hayer
DollarG Khan, Garry SandhuFateh ShergillGoldboy
PachtayianMehar Vaani, G KhanGarry SandhuKaler Habib
2020Jee KardaG Khan, Khan Saab, Mehar VaaniGarry SandhuKaler
Habib, Enzo
Chan MakhnaG KhanGarry SandhuKaler Habib
2021Pyaar Ni KardaG KhanGarry SandhuDaddy Beats
Tenu Soh LaggeUday Shergill, Garry SandhuLavvi TibiDaddy Beats
GrowSartaj Virk, Garry SandhuHomeboy,
Garry Sandhu
Yeah Proof
NachdiG Khan, Garry SandhuGarry SandhuDaddy Beats
Teru YaadG KhanGarry SandhuProdGk
Are You OkHarpinder Gill, Garry SandhuGarry SandhuThe Kidd
80 90Ikky, Amrit Maan, Garry SandhuAmrit Maan, Garry SandhuIkky
Duniya SaariSartaj VirkGarry SandhuKaler Habib
Good Luck
( Female Version)
Simran Kaur DhadliGarry SandhuRahul Sathu
Patli PatangG Khan, Sartaj VirkGarry SandhuDaddy Beats
Do GallanNeha Kakkar, Rohanpreet SinghGarry SandhuRajat Nagpal
2022Tod GayiKhan Saab, Garry SandhuGarry SandhuDaddy Beats

Highlighting his impact on the digital landscape, Sandhu’s song “Illegal Weapon” was hailed as one of the top YouTube music videos in India, as reported by Business Today on December 14, 2020.

2013Main Kina Tenu KardaJatt Boys Putt Jattan De
2014Chandri Raat, AthrooRomeo Ranjha
2019Hauli HauliDe De Pyaar De
Meri AakadLaiye Je Yaarian
U & I
2020Sip Sip 2.0Street Dancer 3D

Originally, Sandhu ventured to the United Kingdom on a study visa, where he found himself working as a construction laborer in the Birmingham area. Despite facing challenges, including being in the country illegally and eventually facing deportation, Sandhu harbored dreams of turning his passion for songwriting into a viable career. Garry Sandhu remains a force to be reckoned with in the world of Punjabi music.

YearSong/AlbumAward CeremonyCategoryResult
2011Brit Asia TV Music AwardsBest NewcomerWon
Best Male ActWon
2012Sahan To PiyariyaPTC Punjabi Music AwardsBest Debut Vocalist (Male)Won
Most Romantic Ballad of the YearNominated
2013Ik GalBest Bhangra SongNominated
RaatanRomantic Ballad of the YearNominated
HangMost Popular Song of the YearNominated
RaatanBest Pop Vocalist (Male)Nominated
MagicBest Album of the YearNominated
Ik GalBest Duet VocalistsWon

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