Shirley Setia is the latest sensational singer of Indian origin who rose to fame after winning a contest organized by Indian music label T-Series. Just like that, she recorded a song in her bedroom, in her pyjamas, and that video went viral in no time, earning her the moniker ‘Pyjama Popstar’. Today, Shirley, is a popular internet celebrity, and her eponymous YouTube channel has amassed more than 1.7 million subscribers with over 122 million views. This young budding singing sensation is also popular on social media with over 6.5 million collective followers on different social networking sites. Several Indian publishers ran stories on her lauding her as the next sensation on the internet.
Shirley, Pyjama Rockstar, Pyjama Artist, Pyjama Popstar
She holds dual citizenship of Indian and New Zealand.
Birthday / Date of Birth
Shirley Setia was born on 2 July 1993, in Auckland, New Zealand.
She’s currently 24 years old.
Auckland, New Zealand
Indian / Asian
After completing high school in Auckland, she enrolled at the University of Auckland from where she graduated with bachelor’s degree in commerce. She was also a marketing and publicity intern at Auckland Council.
- Father – Unknown
- Mother – Unknown
- Siblings – Shane (Younger Brother)
Due to her low personal profile, we couldn’t able to find anything about her love life or dating history.
- In feet – 5 feet 3 inches
- In centimeters – 161 cm
- In meters – 1.61 m
- In Kilograms – 48 kg
- In Pounds – 106 lbs
- Measurements – 33-25-34
- Bust – 33 inches
- Waist – 25 inches
- Hip – 34 inches
- Bra Size – 30B
Film &Television Debut
It looks like that she hasn’t yet appeared on films or TV series.
Without a doubt, Shirley Setia has a massive fan following in India, thanks to her charming looks, seducing vocals and attractive on screen persona. She launched her self-titled YouTube channel in 2012 when she discovered her passion for singing. Despite haven’t received a professional training, Shirley, a natural singer, took her singing talents online after receiving encouragement from her friends and family. Her fame skyrocketed after she was declared as one of the winners of an online singing competition from thousand entries that increased her visibility among the Indian audience.
In her early days of singing career, she posted covers of popular Hindi songs on YouTube, which garnered immense traffic to her YouTube channel thus increasing her followers aside. She collaborated with different ‘online stars’ from the UK, the USA, India and Canada and kept polishing her singing skills. Not long before fame, Shirley began posting her original works, vlogs, travelling dairies to her YouTube channel.
- Favorite Food – Pizza
- Favorite Actor – Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Ranbir Kapoor
- Favorite Actress – Hilary Duff
- Favorite Musician – Lata Mangeshkar, Shreya Ghosal, Mukesh, AR Rahman
Shirley Setia Net worth
Her net worth is under review
Social Media Profiles
Shirley Setia Facts
She is not a trained singer.
She briefly worked as a RJ whilst still in high school.
Shirley, as a child, wanted to become an Astronaut as she was good in science then, but later changed her plans of becoming a Accountant. However, down the line, she decided to pursue a career in music as her passion for music never let it go.
In 2016, Shirley Setia won two awards – the ‘BIG Digital Sensation Award’ at the BIG Golden Voice Award Show and ‘Musician of the year’ award in the Outlook Social Media Awards.
She was ranked among the ‘Top 30 most subscribed channels in New Zealand’ on YouTube.
Her popular cover songs are Bol Do Na Zara and Sanam Re, each garnered over 23 million views.
Apart posting videos online, she keeps herself busy with world tours and shows.
She has sung a couple of songs “Disco Disco” and “Luv u Luv u” in films such as a Gentleman and Bets of Luck Laalu, respectively.