20 Lovely Photos Of Beautiful Singer Cum Actress From New Zealand, Shirley Setia
So, have you heard about the latest YouTube sensation singer? It’s Shirley Setia from New Zealand. She’s a young and talented singer cover songs of Bollywood movies and posting them on YouTube.
Who is Shirley?
Shirley Setia is an Indian-born singer from Auckland, New Zealand. She’s born on 2nd of July. She loves singing and music is her passion. She is a commerce student at University of Auckland. Shirley Setia is also a radio jockey, YouTuber, and a performer. She is a social media star with more than 3.3 million subscribers on YouTube, 6.2 million followers on Instagram, and 5.3 million followers on Facebook. Setia featured in the Forbes Magazine, where she was referred to as “Bollywood’s Next Big Singing Sensation.”
Her family moved to Auckland when Setia was just seven years old. She was a bright student and wanted to be an astronaut in her school days. But Shirley went on to pursue a course from the New York Film Academy.
Before being super famous, Shirley was an RJ on Radio Tarana with her regular show named ‘Showtime with Shirley’ airing every Sunday.
In 2013, major Indian music label T-Series ran a competition for which Shirley recorded a cover of the very popular Hindi songTum Hi Ho from her parent’s house in Dannemora. She not only won the competition amongst tens of thousands from around the world but have also gathered a lot of views for her YouTube uploads.
While recording the song for T-series competition, she was wearing pajamas. This video was uploaded on 19 April 2013 and becomes widely popular in very short span of time. She was lovingly called “The Pyjama Popstar” by The NZ Herald News for her appearance in the video. This video is still one of the Top 10 most viewed videos of her on her Official YouTube channel with 2.1 million views.
Shirley Setia has turned into a musical sensation at such a young age not just in New Zealand but also in India. Shirley hasn’t received any official training in music yet she is charming her way in the music industry, which is commendable. Shirley has confirmed herself to be a big fan of Asha Bhosle and KK. Setia has in fact made covers of a lot of their hit songs like Asha Bhosle’s Chura Liya Hai and KK’s Labon Ko. Shirley is a promising diva for all the millennials out there who are aspiring to choose music as a career.
Below are some pictures of beautiful and gorgeous Shirley Setia: