Rahul Krishna Vaidya (born: September 23, 1987) is a famous Indian singer, Anchor & Internet celebrity. He is best known for being the first runner-up in the BiggBoss-14. His nicknames are RKV and Golu.
Through this article, you know Rahul Vaidya Biography, Lifestyle, Net worth, House, Cars, Family, Interesting facts, Popular movies, Biodata, Girlfriends, height, favorite things, and much more.
Rahul Vaidya Biography
|Full name||Rahul Vaidya|
|Nickname||RKV and Golu|
|Profession||Indian singer, Anchor & Internet celebrity.|
|Got fame from||for being the first runner-up in the BiggBoss-14|
Rahul Vaidya was born on September 23, 1987 (Wednesday) in Nagpur, Maharashtra. He is 34 years old (as of 2021). Currently, he owns a flat in Mumbai and lives with his family.
He went to Hansraj Morarji Public School situated in Mumbai, Maharashtra, where he completed his education. After that, he pursued BBA from Mithibai College, Mumbai.
|Date of Birth||September 23, 1987 (Wednesday)|
|Age (As in 2021)||34 years old|
|Hometown||Nagpur, Maharashtra, India|
|Currently living||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School||Hansraj Morarji Public School, Mumbai|
|College||Mithibai College, Mumbai|
|Education Qualification||BBA graduate|
Family & Relationship
Rahul Vaidya was born in a well-to-do family. His father, Krishna Vaidya, is an Electric Engineer at Maharashtra State Electricity Board by profession. His mother, Geeta Vaidya, is a homemaker, and his sister Natasha Vaidya is married and a homemaker.
He is dating his long-time girlfriend Disha Parmar, a famous tv actress, and married her on July 16, 2021, in a private ceremony in Mumbai.
|Father||Krishna Vaidya, Electric Engineer|
|Mother||Geeta Vaidya, Homemaker|
|Sister||Natasha Vaidya, Homemaker (married)|
|Girlfriend||Disha Parmar, Actress|
|Wife||Disha Parmar Vaidya, Actress|
Rahul Vaidya maintains a good body physique as he does yoga daily to be in shape. His weight is 64 kg, height is 5 feet 7 inches, and his hair color is originally Black. His Eye color is black. He didn’t ink any tattoo on his body.
|Weight||In Kilogram – 64kg |
In Pounds – 141 lbs
|Height||In Centimeter – 172 cm|
In Meter – 1.72 m
In feet Inches – 5’7′
- In an interview, he alleged on the Bollywood film fraternity that the singer is not well paid in the Bollywood film industry. They earned money through Concerts and Digital Media.
- In 2004, Rahul Vaidya participated in Indian Idol season 1. He was amongst top-3, but unfortunately, he sang badly in an episode and argued over nasty comments given by Anu Malik, Sonu Nigam, and Farah Khan. The trio lashes out at his behavior. Later, Rahul apologizes for that.
- During BiggBoss 14, he commented that Jaan Kumar Sanu, son of famous singer and music composer Kumar Sanu is a nepotism product. He got a platform because of his father.
- During BiggBoss, Rahul feels very lonely and home-sick as his friend Aly Goni is also eliminated due to losing a task. He wanted to go home. On Weekend ka Vaar Salman Khan lashes out at him and asks him to leave the show, and Rahul leaves the show. Later he re-enters the show.
Rahul Vaidya Career
Rahul Vaidya started his career participating in the singing reality show Star Yaar Kalakar in 1997. He did several popular dance reality shows such as Indian Idol (season – 1), Jo Jeeta Wohi Super Star, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa (season 7), Bigg Boss 14, Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi (season –11), etc.
Rahul Vaidya Popular Tv shows
|Indian Idol (season – 1)||Contestant|
|Jo Jeeta Wohi Super Star||Contestant|
|Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa (season 7)||Contestant|
|Bigg Boss 14||Contestant|
|Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi (season -11)||Contestant|
|Favorite Singer||Sonu Nigam, Arijit Singh|
|Favorite Actor||Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar|
|Favorite Actress||Deepika Padukone|
|Favorite Color||White, Black|
|Favorite Food||Butter Chicken|
|Hobbies||Dancing, Travelling, Reading Novels|
|Favorite Movie||Hera Pheri|
|Favorite Perfume||Tom Ford|
|Favorite Cricketer||MS Dhoni|
Rahul Vaidya Net worth
His Net worth/income is 43 crore. He charged 15 thousand per episode for BiggBoss-14. Also, he charged 7-10 lakhs appearing in music videos. He earns money from tv shows and singing, but he also did live events, concerts, and brand endorsements through which he made a good amount of income.
|Net worth||43 crore|
|BiggBoss-14||15 thousand per episode|
|Live concert/ Events||7-10 lakhs|
Rahul Vaidya drinks alcohol and occasionally smokes at parties and special occasions.
|Is he smoke?||Yes|
|Is he drink alcohol?||Yes|
Rahul Vaidya Car Collection
He owns a Mercedez Benz car, which he used for traveling throughout Mumbai.
|Celeb-M Awards||Top Live Entertainer|
|Live Quotient Awards||Best Singer|
|WeddingSutra Influencer Awards 2019||Best Performance in Events|
|Indian Television Academy Awards||Best Music Album – “Yaad Teri”|
Rahul Vaidya Interesting facts
- Rahul Vaidya was a State level Cricket Player and also won several tournaments. He shares an excellent friendship with MS Dhoni and her wife, Sakshi Dhoni.
- He is a fitness freak and hits the gym regularly. But, due to a back injury, he started to indulge in yoga and cardio.
- He sang for local events near his home when he was in school, so his mother sent her to singer Himanshu Manocha to learn music. Later, he went to the famous Indian singers Suresh Wadhkar and Padma Wadhkar to learn to sing professionally.
- Music culture Magazine declared him the 7th Sexiest Musician Alive – 2020.
- He does 10-12 live singing events and 2-3 big concerts every month. He used to sing at several parties, wedding events, etc.
- He & Disha Parmar and appeared in a popular music video – Yaad Teri. Rahul Vaidya sings the song.
- Rahul Vaidya is a religious guy and immensely has faith in Lord Ganeshajii.
- He is a party animal, can be seen doing parties with his friends and fellow singers.
- Rahul Vaidya is known for his chocolate boy image, as he had affairs with many actresses and female singers. Famous Singer Alka Yagnik’s Daughter Syesha Kapoor’s name is also linked with Rahul Vaidya.
- He is a self-made singer, as he had not any connections in Bollywood.
- During BiggBoss, Nikki Tamboli alleged to Rahul Vaidya that he sent flirty messages and tried to hit on her. But Rahul denies all the allegations that she puts on.
- He is a pet lover and had a scarce dog species and named his dog –Muffin.
- During BiggBoss-14, he proposed to his girlfriend Disha Parmar for the wedding, and she accepted it.
- He ran a YouTube channel named Rahul Vaidya RKV and had a 500k+ subscriber base. He uploaded his song on that channel.
- He earns an outstanding amount of money as now he has produced his songs.
- He also participated in a celebrity dancing show – Jhalak Dikhla Jaa. He entered as a wild card contestant but was soon eliminated out by the judges.
- During his college times, he gave his voice-over in several television advertisements.
- He also worked as an RJ for Big 92.7 FM. Every Sunday, he hosted a show where he played Bollywood top-50 songs and entertained the audience with comedy in between.
- He entered BiggBoss-14 as a contestant as he was furious on his ‘Muddas.’
- Aly Goni became his best friend in the house as he stood with him in every task and became his support system.
- Rubina Dilaik and Rahul Vaidya had an unmatched vibe, and therefore they fight on the show very often as both are very much deserving candidates for finalist.
- Unfortunately, due to a shortage of votes, he came on the second position in BiggBoss-14. Rubina Dilaik is the winner of BiggBoss-14.