(real name Surinder Pal Dhammi) is a Punjabi singer
, who is considered a "grandfather of moc", and has been described as "legendary". He has had numerous hit songs including "Jatt Jeona Morh
", "Putt Jattan De", "Truck Billiya", "Balbiro Bhabhi" and "Kaher Singh Di Mout". He has also appeared in Punjabi
films such as Putt Jattan De
and Ucha Dar Babe Nanak Da
Surinder Shinda was born Surinder Pal Dhammi in a Ramgharia
Sikh family. He hails from Ludhiana
. He was a colleague of the Punjabi singer Kuldeep Manak
and has also taught music to the late Amar Singh Chamkila
, Gill Hardeep, Maninder Shinda
, Shinda's son. He is Famous For his KALI
(a singing-style) with Kuldeep Manak and several others. His "Jeona Morh" is considered as a Legend in Punjabi music. His song "Badla Le Layeen Sohneya" is one of the greatest hits of Punjabi music ever.
Shinda is married to the cousin of Dev Tharikewala
's wife who is known to have written lyrics for Shinda and Kuldeep Manak
Shinda currently works as a producer for younger artists. In addition, his latest album Dhulla Bhatti
was successful in the Punjabi music market. Surinder Shinda is still singing today, with his latest single, "Hemis Boliyan."