Ricky Kej Wiki, Wife, Age, Grammy, Songs & More

Ricky Kej Wiki, Ricky Kej Wife, Ricky Kej Age, Ricky Kej Grammy, Ricky Kej Songs & More

Ricky Kej was born on 5 August 1981. He is a multi-Grammy Award-winning Indian music composer as well as an environmentalist. Ricky performed live shows in more than 30 countries. Ricky composed the music for the 2011 Cricket World Cup opening ceremony, held at Dhakka on 17 February 2011. In 2015, Ricky won the 57th Annual Grammy Awards for his album Winds of Samsara. Kej is the brand ambassador for the Earth Day Network. Besides, in 2020, GQ magazine listed him as the GQ Hero 2020. His latest album is Vande Bharatam and Divine Tides for which he won the Grammy Award for Best New Age Album (2022). 

Family & Relationship

Ricky Kej was born in North Carolina. When he was 8 years old, his family moved to Bangalore, India. His father’s name is Dr. Gyan Kejriwal who is a famous Gynaecologist. According to a Social Media report, Ricky Kej is married and his wife’s name is Varsha Kej. However, there’s no official confirmation about this. 

Education

Ricky Kej did his schooling at the Bishop Cotton Boys’ School, Bangalore. He then completed his graduation from the Oxford Dental College in Bangalore. While studying at the University, Ricky took interested in music and joined a progressive rock band. 

Ricky Kaj Wiki/Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Family, Education

Real Name/ Full Name Ricky Kej
Birthplace North Carolina, US
Nationality American
Profession(s)
Music composer and Environmentalist
Zodiac sign Leo
Birthday 5 August 1981
Ricky Kej Age 40 Year
Hometown Bangalore, India
Religion Christan
Food Habit Non-Vegetarian
Hobby Listening to Music, Reading Book

Ricky Kej biography

Personal & Family Details

Father Name Dr. Gyan Kejriwal ( Gynaecologist)
Mother Name Not Known
Children None
Siblings Not Known
Marital Status
Married ( According to a Social Media Report)
Ricky Kej Wife
Varsha Kej ( ( According to the Social Media Report)

Height, Weight & Body Measurements & More

Ricky Kej Height (feet) 5 feet 10 inches
Weight (Kilograms)(approx.) 58 kg
Figure Measurements (approx.) Not Known
Eye’s Color Black
Hair Color Black

Career/ Achievements

Debut
keyboardist of Bengaluru-based progressive rock band Angel Dust.
Ricky Kej Popular Albums
EK (2021), Shanti Samsara (2015), Wild Karnataka
(2014), Divine Tides (2022), Vande Bharatam (2022)
Ricky Kej Popular Songs
Rangi Saari Gulabi Chunariya (2018), One Song (2019), Art Of Devotion (2021), Wonders Of Life (2022), Om Namo Bhagavate Vasudevay (2014)
Awards/ Recognition
1. Adfest Asia Award (2009)
2. ZMR Award for Album of the Year (2015)
3. Grammy Award for Best New Age Album (2015)
4. Shahu International Film Festival (SIFF) (2019)
5. Cult Critic Movie Awards (2019)
6. Grammy Award for Best New Age Album (2022)

Ricky Kej wiki

Money/Earning/ Property

Salary ( approx) Not Known
Income Source Singing
Ricky Kej Net Worth 113 -120 Crore Approx
House Not Known
Car Not Known
Other Property Not Known

Favourite Things

Favourite Food Dal, Roti, and Sabzi.
Favourite Film Not Known
Favourite Colour Black, Blue
Favourite Destination Not Known
Favourite Actress Eva Green
Favourite Actor(s) Marlon Brando
Favorite Sportsman Not Known
Favourite Artist Not Known

Controversy

No such controversy yet. 

Facts

  • When Ricky was 8 years old, his family moved to Bengaluru and he spend his childhood there. 
  • Ricky began his career as a keyboardist of Bengaluru-based progressive rock band Angel Dust. He worked there for two years and then leave the brand to become a full-time composer. In 2003, he started his own studio, Raveolution.
  • He creates music for more than 3,000 ad jingles and Kannada films.
  • In an interview, Ricky reveals the secret that he was inspired by Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Pandit Ravi Shankar, and Peter Gabriel.
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted and congratulated him after winning his 2nd Grammy.  Ricky thanks Modi on his Twitter account. 
  • He was born in the USA but loved to eat dal, roti, and sabzi.
  • During his career, Ricky has won more than 100 awards in 20 countries.
  • Marlon Brando and Eva Green are his favorite actors. 
  • His favorite book is The God Delusion written by Richard Dawkins.