By Rishabh Naudiyal Last Updated:
The famous Indian billionaire entrepreneur, Kumar Mangalam Birla, is the Chairman of the Aditya Birla Group, one of the world's biggest conglomerates. Apart from being one of the richest billionaire industrialists in the world, Kumar Mangalam Birla is happily married to the love of his life, Neerja Birla. The couple got married in 1989 and is blessed with three kids, Aryaman Birla, Ananya Birla and Advaitesha Birla. All three kids of Kumar Mangalam Birla and Neerja Birla are winning in life, as they're quite successful in their respective careers.
However, out of all the three kids, Ananya Birla is the one, who is making the entire nation proud with the attention she is receiving on the international stage. Kumar Mangalam Birla and Neerja Birla's daughter, Ananya is a singer, songwriter and a successful entrepreneur. The bold and melodious singer has already achieved some astonishing feats globally, bringing a lot of recognition to the country.
However, many things still need to be known about Ananya Birla, who is also making waves in Bollywood. So, without further ado, let's get straight into Ananya Birla's personal and professional lives!
It was on July 17, 1994, when Indian business tycoon, Kumar Mangalam Birla and his wife, Neerja Birla had welcomed a baby girl into their lives. The couple picked the name 'Ananya' for their little munchkin. Right from an early age, Ananya had developed an interest in music, and by the time she had turned 11, she started learning the Indian instrument, Santoor.
Apart from being an exceptional singer, Ananya Birla also has a strong educational background as she studied economics and management at the world-famous University of Oxford. However, without even completing her Bachelor's degree at the University of Oxford, Ananya had left her studies to pursue her passion for singing and music.
The Chairman of Aditya Birla Group, Kumar Mangalam Birla and his wife, Neerja Birla are blessed with three kids, Ananya Birla, Aryaman Birla and Advaitesha Birla. While Ananya is a renowned singer, her brother, Aryaman is a professional cricketer, who has played for IPL (Indian Premier League) team, Rajasthan Royals, in the past. Coming back to the youngest sibling, Advaitesha Birla is a mental and health activist. The 18-year-old youngster broke the headlines when she had founded an organisation, Ujaas, that spreads awareness about menstrual hygiene and health.
Just like every aspiring singer and musician, Ananya Birla's music journey also started right from the bottom. The singer used to sing at bars and pubs while she was studying at the University of Oxford. However, after a lot of struggle and hard work, Ananya recorded her first debut single, Livin' The Life, at a studio in Philadelphia.
However, the singer caught everyone's attention after the remix of her debut single by world-famous DJ Afrojack turned out to be a massive hit. Soon Ananya Birla's songs like Hold On, Meant To Be, Circles, Better, Blackout, Day Goes By, Let There Be Love, Everybody's Lost, Hindustani Way and many more were all over the internet. So far in her music career, Ananya Birla has collaborated with famous Nigerian singers, Vector and Wurld, iconic American-singer, Sean Kingston and many more.
The year 2020 was a big turning point in Ananya Birla's music career as she had signed a deal with one of the biggest music labels in the world, Maverick Management. The American Music company is famous for signing legendary singers like Ricky Martin, Aerosmith, Steven Tyler and many more. Thus, it was a huge moment for Ananya Birla as she was signed by one of the world's biggest music labels.
Soon after her collaboration with Maverick Management, Ananya Birla became the first Indian artist to be featured on the famous pop radio show, Sirius XM Hits after the success of her back-to-back hits, Let There Be Love and Everybody's Lost.
Apart from being a talented singer, Ananya Birla is also a successful entrepreneur, proving that business sense is in their veins. At the mere age of 17, Ananya had founded an organisation that provides loans to women entrepreneurs based in rural areas of India. Ananya's foundation's name is Svatantra Microfin Private Limited, and it has already won the Gold Award for Best Start-Up at the Skoch Financial Inclusion and Deepening Awards in 2014.
Forbes also named Ananya Birla as one of 'Asia's Women to Watch' after her massive success in both the music and business industries. Also, in the year 2016, Ananya Birla was announced as the new founder and CEO of Ikai Asia, and it was indeed a proud moment for her parents, Kumar Mangalam Birla and Neerja Birla.
Apart from breaking trending charts with her soulful songs and hit tracks, Ananya Birla is also quite popular for her fashion quotient. The singer is also one of the most followed fashion influencers in the country. With more than 4,63,000 followers on Instagram (as of July 2022), Ananya drops stunning pictures of herself in bold outfits every now and then. The singer's love for bold outfits and photoshoots is second to none, as time and again, we have seen her sharing some jaw-dropping pictures on her Instagram.
These are just a few of the many bold pictures that are on Ananya Birla's Instagram handle that speak volumes about her fashion and style. From being a singer and an entrepreneur to raising the temperature with her sizzling looks, Ananya Birla is simply a rare beauty.
Just like any daughter in the world, Ananya Birla is also quite close to her parents, Kumar Mangalam Birla and Neerja Birla. Time and again, we have seen the singer sharing some lovely pictures with them from their memory lane. Not just her parents, Ananya loves spending time with her family, and her Instagram handle is filled with so many adorable family pictures that feature her siblings, Aryaman Birla and Advaitesha Birla. Here are some of them:
Popular singer, Ananya Birla is one of the most famous singers and women entrepreneurs in the world, which is why her personal life often catches everyone's attention. There are so many false rumours about her on the internet that hold no ground. Some media reports suggest that Ananya Birla is in a relationship, and a few claim that she is married. However, all of them are nothing but lies. After a lot of research, we can confirm that Ananya Birla is not dating anyone and she is also currently unmarried.
Well, it's quite unique and interesting to see how Ananya Birla is killing it on both the music and business fronts simultaneously. So what are your thoughts about her singing and fashion quotient? Let us know.