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Hans Raj Hans
|Born||9 April 1962|
|Political party||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|Origin||Jalandhar, Punjab, India|
Hans Raj Hans is a Punjabi singer and politician from Punjab, India. He is famous for his long golden curly hair and his classical variations in singing. He has been singing folk songs for many years but recently sang a number of Gurbani shabads and dharmic geets (religious songs). He is a recipient of the civilian honour of Padma Shri.
He sings Punjabi folk and Sufi music, has sung in movies and has also released his own 'Punjabi-pop' albums. He has worked alongside other artists, such as Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan in the movie Kachche Dhaage.
As a youth, Hans learned from music director Charanjit Ahuja. Then he started singing Punjabi folk, devotional and Sufi music He also sang in movies and released his own Indipop albums. He worked with renowned artists such as Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, in the movie Kachche Dhaage
Hans has been an honorary music professor at Washington DC University and San Jose State University.
He resigned on 18 December 2014 and joined the Indian National Congress in February 2016.
|4th Mirchi Music Awards||Male Vocalist of The Year||"Ik Tu Hi Tu Hi" from Mausam||Nominated|||