Otherwise known as the One Pound Fish Man, he's a singer who rose to fame for his viral single "One Pound Fish" composed while he was working at a pound shop in East London. He later appeared on the X Factor, earning himself a record deal with Warner Music.
He grew up listening to Bollywood and Punjabi music. In school, he would sing religious songs at assemblies.
The music video for "One Pound Fish" was in the running for Christmas Number One on the UK singles charts.
He was born in Pattoki, Pakistan. He and his wife Kashifa gave birth to four children.