Satinder Sartaaj – Songs – Lyrics

Mein Te Meri Jaan
Tere Vastey

Personal information – Satinder Sartaaj

Satinder Sartaaj (born 7 January 1982) (Punjabi: ਸਤਿੰਦਰ ਸਰਤਾਜ), official name Satinder Pal Singh Saini, is born in a punjabi saini family, is an Indian Punjabi singer, song writer, actor and poet. He has sung many Sufi songs. He gained fame with his hit song “Sai”. Since then his popularity has seen a constant surge among the Punjabi diaspora with his shows being held in many countries across the world. He is considered as a scholar of Gurmukhi language, Punjabi culture, traditions and folk. He made his film debut as Maharaja Duleep Singh in The Black Prince in 2017.

Satinder Sartaaj was born into a Sikh family in the village Bajrawar, Hoshiarpur, Punjab, India. He attended school at the government elementary school in his village. While in 3rd grade, he began performing. Sartaaj married his wife, Gauri, on 9 December 2010 at the Taj Hotel in Chandigarh. While most folk singers and movie singers in India are not known for their educational qualifications, Sartaaj has obtained a degree in Music from Government College, Hoshiarpur.

He concentrated on his sufiana musical career completing his M. Phil in Sufi music singing and later a PhD in Sufi singing (gayan) from Punjab University, Chandigarh. He also taught music at Punjab University for six years. Satinder also completed a certificate course and Diploma in Persian language. He started writing poetry and adopted his Takhallus, Sartaaj while at college.

Sartaaj started performing majlis (singing in front of small gatherings) in Punjab in 1999. He appeared on Zee TV’s Antakshari show, a popular Indian musical show hosted by Annu Kapoor, performing in the folk category and won appreciation. He was a first runner-up in the 24th All-India Light Vocal Festival and a topper in the Punjab Heritage Foundation Competitions. On 2 May 2014, Sartaaj performed in the Royal Albert Hall. He debuted in the American film industry with the lead role in movie The Black Prince, a historic biopic of <>Maharajah Duleep Singh which was released on 21 July 2017.

Satinder Sartaaj – Songs – Lyrics