Emiway Bantai Bio, Age, Height, Girlfriend, Wiki, Facts & Net Worth

Emiway Bantai

Emiway Bantai is a famous Indian singer, rapper, lyricist, dancer, music composer and editor who is a familiar celebrity to the people. The heartthrob singer rose to fame swiftly by her tremendous singing performance in the song ‘Asli Hip Hop’ in the film Gully Boy in 2019.

Why is Emiway Bantai Famous?

Emiway Bantai comes to the timeline in the music arena when released the rap song ‘Glint Lock’ ft. Minta in 2013. His early career as a rapper was harder and worked at the ‘Hard Rock Café’ to earn money.

Unfortunately, he did not get any monetary support from family for buildup career in the rap music industry. In fact, she turned herself into a recognized rapper when rapped in the Hindi language in the advice of his father with the rap ‘Aur Bantai’. Earlier he rapped in the English Language, his father advised him turned his rapping in the Hindi language for understanding of common Indian people.

Emiway Bantai came to national attention when released the ‘Asli Hip Hop’ for the movie ‘Gully Boy’ in 2019 and raised his credibility in the eyes of music directors. Bantai did not just rap in the song but also featured in the video of the song. Furthermore, he auditioned at the popular Indian reality show ‘India’s Got Talent’ before becoming a household name.

He landed breakout singing performance in the song ‘Sadak’ in 2017 with rapper Raftaar. Following a year in 2018, entered into diss war with Raftaar.

Emiway Bantai Early Life:

Emiway Bantai was born on November 13, 1995, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India in a middle class orthodox Muslim family. He grew up as a Bilal Shaikh but he adopted the stage name ‘Emiway’ which is combination name of Eminem and Lil Wayne. He was a brilliant student in early life and intended to be a doctor. Bantai completed his schooling from LHS, Mumbai. However, he failed in 12th Standard and being aggrieved focusing in rapping.

Personal Life:

The handsome rapper was romantically linked with Mukkta Karandikar between 2016 and 2018. He is still unmarried.


  • Emiway Bantai received the Radio City Freedom Award in Hard Rock Café in 2016.
  • Best HIP-HOP artist ‘People Choice’ (2017)
Quick Facts  
Full Birth NameEmiway Bantai
Nick NameShahrukh Shaikh
Age (As of 2019)23 years old
Date of Birth (DOB), BirthdayNovember 23, 1995
Birth Place/HometownBengaluru, Karnataka, India
OccupationSinger/Rapper, Lyricist, Dancer, Editor, Music Composer
Famous ForSinging
Zodiac SignScorpio
Net Worth & Salary 
Net Worth$3 Million
Income SourceSinging
Physical Statistics 
Height (Tall)5 feet 6 inches
167 Centimeters
1.67 Meters
Weight62 kg
Chest Size38 inches
Waist Size30 inches
Biceps13 inches
Dress Size6 US
Shoes Size8 US
Tattoo DetailsNone.
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorDark Brown
Father NameNot Known
Mother NameNot Known
BrotherNot Known
SisterNot Known
Girlfriend/AffairsMukkta Karandikar (2016 – 2018)
Dating HistoryDated ex-girlfriend Mukkta Karandikar.
Sexual Orientation (Gay or Lesbian)Straight
Marital StatusUnmarried
Marriage DateN/A
Wife/Spouse NameN/A
Highest Degree11 Standard
Career Journey 
PostFounder of the music studio Bantai The Studio
Favorite FoodFood made by his mother.
Favorite ActorRanveer Singh
Favorite ActressDeepika Padukone, Alia Bhatt
Favorite SingerRuss & Eminem
Favourite DrinkFresh Mango Juice
Favourite SubjectMedia Studies
Favourite Animal/PetCat
Favourite WebsiteYouTube
Favourite ColorBlack & Red
Car collections/Fav CarBMW, Ferrari, Mercedes-Benz
Holiday DestinationLondon
Social Media Profile 
No Verified Profile
Contact Details 
Present ResidenceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Phone NumberNot Known
Office AddressNot Known
Email AddressWill update soon.
Official WebsiteNot Available.

More Facts about Emiway Bantai:

  • Does he smoke?: No
  • Does Emiway Bantai drink alcohol: Not Known
  • He aspired to be a doctor in early life.
  • Emiway Bantai’s friend called him Shahrukh Shaikh.
  • He follows a non-vegetarian diet.
  • His father has featured in one of his videos.
  • He has a music studio named ‘Bantai The Studio’ where he does all his rapping work.

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