Talat Aziz

Talat Aziz Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | May 4, 2024

Date of Birth

11 / November / 1956


68 Years


Ghazal Singer and Actor

Talat Aziz, renowned as a Ghazal Singer and Actor, was born on November 11, 1956. He made his debut in the music industry with the album “Jagjit Singh Presents Talat Aziz” in 1979, marking the beginning of a celebrated career in the realm of ghazals.

Talat Aziz Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Wife & More

Aziz’s soulful renditions and emotive performances quickly garnered him acclaim and a dedicated fanbase. Beyond his musical endeavors, he ventured into acting, making his television debut in the series “Sailaab” in 1995, showcasing his versatility across different artistic mediums.

Early Life

Talat Aziz’s early life was steeped in a rich musical environment, being born into a family that hosted ghazal programs in their home, featuring renowned artists like Jagjit Singh and Jan Nisaar Akhtar. This upbringing ignited his passion for music from a young age. Encouraged by Jagjit Singh, Aziz moved to Mumbai where he underwent rigorous training in music from the Kirana Gharana and under maestros like Ustad Samad Khan, Ustad Fayaz Ahmed, and Mehdi Hassan.


Talat Aziz hails from Hyderabad, India, where he attended Hyderabad Public School for his early education. Later, he pursued a Bachelor of Commerce (Honors) degree at the Indian Institute of Management & Commerce (IIMC) in Hyderabad, honing his skills for a career in both music and entertainment.


Talat Aziz was born on November 11, 1956, in Hyderabad, India, making him 68 years old. He belongs to the zodiac sign of Scorpio and holds Indian nationality.

Physical Stats

Talat Aziz stands tall at 191 centimeters (1.91 meters), equivalent to 6 feet 3 inches in imperial measurements. He weighs approximately 85 kilograms (187 lbs). His body measurements include a chest size of 44 inches, a waist size of 36 inches, and biceps measuring 13 inches. Aziz’s striking black eyes and black hair contribute to his distinguished appearance.

Wife and Children

Talat Aziz is happily married to Bina Aziz, and together they have a son named Adnan Aziz.


Talat Aziz’s family background is steeped in creativity, with his father, Abdul Azeem Khan, and mother, Sajida Abid, an esteemed Urdu writer and poet. He shares a close relationship with his brother, Rafat, while his commitment to Islam is evident in his family’s values. Alongside his artistic endeavors, Talat finds joy in exploring the world through travel.

Talat Aziz with his Brother Rafat

Talat Aziz with his Brother Rafat

Talat Aziz with his Wife Bina Aziz

Talat Aziz with his Wife Bina Aziz

Talat Aziz with his Son Adnan Aziz

Talat Aziz with his Son Adnan Aziz


Talat Aziz’s career is a testament to his enduring passion and talent in the world of ghazals and entertainment. Following the release of his debut album in 1979, Aziz’s musical journey gained momentum under the guidance of Jagjit Singh and through extensive training in Mumbai. Despite initial challenges, he rose to prominence with his soulful renditions, contributing memorable songs to iconic films like “Umrao Jaan” and “Bazaar”.

Beyond his musical pursuits, Aziz showcased his versatility by assisting Mehdi Hassan at live concerts and making appearances in films such as “Fitoor” in 2016. His participation in popular television shows like “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5” further expanded his reach. Additionally, Aziz’s hosting of “Carvaan e Ghazal” on 92.7 BIG FM has solidified his status as a beloved figure in the world of ghazal music, captivating audiences with his timeless melodies and enchanting performances.

Popular Film Songs

Movie Song Year
Bazaar Phir Chhidi Raat Baat Phoolon Ki 1982
Daddy Aaina Mujhse Meri 1989
Dhun Yaad Aane Wale Kyun 1991
Lorie Tumhin Se Roshan Hai Raat Meri 1982
Umrao Jaan Zindagi Jab Bhi Teri Bazm Mein 1981
Main Aatma Tu Parmaatma 1991
Lagi Prem Dhun Laagi 1991
Shararat Na Kisi Ki Aankh Ka 2002
Yatra Saaz e Dil Naghmae Jaan 2006


  • A Dream Come True
  • A Tribute to the Master Medhi Hasan
  • Best of Talat Aziz
  • Betaabiyaan
  • Caravan E Ghazal
  • Dhadkan
  • Ehsaas
  • Hardil Aziz
  • Mehboob
  • Parchaaiyan Volume 1 and 2
  • Saughaat
  • Shahkaar
  • Silver Anniversary Concert
  • Suroor
  • Talat Aziz Live
  • Tasavvur
  • The Ghazal Maestro
  • Wo Shaam


As Actor

  • Dil Apna Aur Preet Parayee
  • Ghutan (1997-1998)
  • Junoon
  • Modern Love: Mumbai Episode 2 – Baai (2022)
  • Noorjahan (2000-2001)
  • Sahil
  • Sailaab
  • Scam 2003


  • Fighter (2024)
  • Fitoor (2016)
  • Gulmohar (2023)

As Contestant

  • Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5 (2012), Eliminated

Net Worth

Talat Aziz commands a salary ranging from 3 to 4 lakhs per show (INR). While his precise net worth remains undisclosed, his successful career in music and entertainment reflects substantial financial success.

Favourite Things

Favourite Actor Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan
Favourite Actress Madhuri Dixit
Favourite Food Chicken dishes, mangoes with vanilla ice cream
Favorite Musician Begam Akhtar, Mehndi Hasan and Jagjit Singh

Some Lesser Known Facts About Talat Aziz

  • Talat was born to a family that used to organize ghazal programs in their house by inviting ghazal singers and poets like Jagjit Singh, and Jan Nisaar Akhtar (father of Javed Akhtar), which developed his interest in music at an early age.
  • It was Jagjit Singh who suggested him to move to Mumbai, after which he took his music training from Kirana Gharana, Ustad Samad Khan, Ustad Fayaz Ahmed, and Mehdi Hassan.
  • In 1979, Jagjit Singh also helped him to release his first music album called Jagjit Singh Presents Talat Aziz.
  • But, after that, he struggled a lot for a few years, after which he got his breakthrough with songs in films like Umrao Jaan and Bazaar.
  • He gave his first solo stage performance at King Kothi in Hyderabad.
  • In the mid-1980s, he used to assist Mehdi Hassan at live concerts in the USA and Canada.
  • He is Sania Mirza‘s relative as Sania’s grandmother was his aunt.
  • In 1991, he acted in Mahesh Bhatt’s film Dhun opposite Sangeeta Bijlani, but unfortunately, it was never released.
  • In 2012, he participated in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5 and was the first contestant to get eliminated.
  • In 2016, he made an appearance in Aditya Roy Kapoor and Katrina Kaif starrer film Fitoor, as Tabu’s love interest.
  • He hosts Carvaan e Ghazal, a radio program on 92.7 BIG FM which is very popular.
  • Does Talat Aziz drink alcohol?: Yes

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Body Measurements Chest: 44 Inches, Waist: 36 Inches, Biceps: 13 Inches
Birth Place Hyderabad, India
Children Son: Adnan Aziz
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Height In CM 191 CM
Height In Meter 1.91 M
Nationality Indian
Parents Father: Abdul Azeem Khan, Mother: Sajida Abid
Profession Ghazal Singer and Actor
Siblings Brother: Rafat
Spous Bina Aziz
Weight 85 kg
Zodiac Sign Scorpio


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