Nihal Tauro is an Indian singer, songwriter, and composer who is known for his participation in the singing reality show Indian Idol Season 12. The show plays on Sony TV. Tauro has worked as a playback singer in some of the Tulu, Konkani film songs, and music albums. He is a competitor of 2020s Sony Entertainments singing reality show Indian Idol 12.
Nihal Tauro was born on 21st February 2000 (age 21 years as of 2021). During his school and college days, he was interested in music and was also a performer in various singing competitions. Besides studies, he joined singing reality shows and began performing. He made his singing presentation through the reality show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Kannada Season 15. He emerged as one of the finalists of the show in the year 2008. Later on, he was seen in numerous stage shows held across India and Abroad.
Nihal Tauro’s stature is 5.7 feet and 1.70 in meters. His bodyweight is around 50 kg. He has black eyes and black hair.
Not much is known about his personal life but he is unmarried as of now.
Nihal Tauro belongs to a musical family and he is an Indian by Nationality. His father’s name is Herald Tauro, who early worked as a choirmaster by profession and his mother’s name is Prisila Tauro, a homemaker. Tauro’s father now works in a private bank. Nihal’s father was very fervent about music and wanted to be a singer but due to the poor financial conditions of the family, he started working at a very tender age to fulfil his family needs.
He has also a younger sibling, who’s name is Not Known.
Nihal Tauro completed his schooling at Jenny School situated in Tamil Nadu. For his college education, he went to college to pursue his bachelor’s degree in commerce.
CAREER AS A SINGER
Nihal Tauro started his career in singing reality shows and live stage shows. Tauro made his singing debut with the singing reality show titled Sa Re Ga Ma Pa in 2008 which was aired on Zee TV. He also sang in 200 stage shows across India, Qatar, Bahrain, and Kuwait.
Being from Moodbidri, Mangalore, India, the singing industry was in the works for Tauro, as he was seen in another reality show Indian Idol Season 12 in 2020. From that point forward he has performed in different reality stage shows. He also worked as a playback singer for the Kannada industry. He was then associated with the movies like Premiers Padmini and Love Mocktail. In 2017, Nihal also won the Daijiworld Studio Voice title.
Thereafter, he participated in one of India’s most popular singing reality shows, Indian Idol Season 12 where he sang the song Dil Sambhal Ja Zara and enthralled all the judges Neha Kakkar, Vishal Dadlani, and Himesh Reshammiya with his soothing voice. He got selected for the show after which he gained a lot of popularity.
HOBBIES/ LIKES AND DISLIKES
Nihal loves listening to music and travelling. He is also fond of dancing to various songs.
His favourite director is AJ VINAYAK who belongs to the Kannada singing industry.
Tauro likes Indian Singer and Music Composer Arijit Singh and contemplates him as his musical genius.
- Nihal started his music education from the age of 4 only.
- He is multilingual and fluent in Kannada and English. Tauro can also talk in Hindi.
- His look is inspired by his musical guru, Arijit Singh.
- Nihal Tauro is a cat lover, and he often shares his love for cats by uploading their pictures on social media.
- He was speckled wearing a live plant locket around his neck infallibly he performed on the stage of Indian Idol Season 12. When Nihal was asked about this style of him he responded,
I believe humans are always tensed and this live plant locket gives me peace and positivity.”
- Nihal lent his voice to the cover version of Tere Sang Yaara of the movie Rustom, originally composed by Arko Pravo Mukherjee (Indian singer-songwriter and music composer). The song recorded nearly 2 million views on YouTube.
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