Born on 3rd July 1987, Abhishek grew up in a very musical family. He started singing on stage at the age of 13. Having a very well educated family background, he himself has completed his Software Engineering in the year 2008 from Bangalore. He idolizes the legendry singer Kishore Kumar, as he too does not have formal training in music like the latter.
The Stage presence of Abhishek Kumar portrays his “On Stage Persona”, which resonates with the audience of today as well as the previous eras. He strikes the chords with such an ease that it leaves many spellbound. The spine-tickling singer is a great entertainer as well as a rockstar on stage. “No matter what my condition is, but once I am on stage,I forget everything and want my audience to see the real fire on stage.” he says.
He won the All India Singing Competition held in Bangalore representing Karnataka, at The Times of India Youth Festival -2006.
He was the Top 8 finalist in the very famous reality show Indian Idol Season 3 in the year 2007 and was given the Title “The Undisputed Don of Indian Idol”.
He was offered a Music Album Contract by Sony Music from 2007 where in they formed a Boy Band named “F4” consisting other 3 singers Parleen Gill , Meiyang Chang & Suhit Gosain. They released an album with 9 songs composed and arranged by popular Music Directors like Amit Trivedi, Leslie Lewis & also released 2 music videos in which “Tu To Na aai” became a chartbuster song of the year. Channel V selected them as the Artist of the Month in 2008. The Music Album became a huge hit. He has also Hosted the Mini City Auditions of Indian Idol Season 4.
Till date, He has performed in more than 800 shows including Public Concert, College Festivals, Corporate Functions, and Weddings etc all around the world. He has shared the stage with some of the very popular personalities of the film industry including Salman Khan, Farhan Akhtar, Saif Ali Khan, Vivek Oberoi, Salim-Suleiman , Strings, Sonu Nigam, Vishal-Shekhar, KK, Sunidhi Chouhan, Mika singh, Shaan, Udit Narayan, Kumar Sanu, Alka Yagnik, Shreya Ghoshal and many more…