Ruhan Kapoor was born in a musical family in India and had the privilege to wake up to the melodious sounds of Indian Classical Music. Being the Son of The Singing Legend Mahendra Kapoor, music was in his blood.
He started learning classical music at a young age of 9 from Pandit Tulsidaas Sharma, Ustad Chote Iqbal, Ustad Anwar Hussain & Pandit Murli Manohar Shukla, all belonging to different Gharanas of Indian Classical Music .
Ruhan came out with Pop Albums called “Ishq Rab Ki Dua” “Oh My Darling” “Dil Tera Diwana” etc. which were all very well received by the audiences & critics. Ruhan has sung for several Bhajan Albums with his father for companies in Holland & USA.He has toured the entire world singing on the stage with his father and has been an avid Stage Performer. He performed several times in countries like USA, UK, CANADA, PARIS, SOUTH AFRICA, MAURITIUS, SURINAME, TRINIDAD, KUWAIT, DUBAI, Australia etc. in prestigious venues such as The Royal Albert Hall(UK), Wembley hall(UK),The Centre (Vancouver), Shrine Auditorium (LA,USA) Sun City Auditorium (South Africa) Emirates Auditorium (Dubai) Palais Garnier (Paris) etc. Recently,he travelled to Jakarta for a grand show which saw the likes of Mr.L.K Advani and Mr.Ram Jethmalani enjoying Ruhans songs. After his tour within the country with successful shows in Calcutta,Delhi,Jaipur,Ajmer,Indore & Raipur.
Ruhan is also recording songs for leading British Music Companies. Ruhan’s young talented son Sidhant composes the songs, thus representing the Third Generation of Musicians in the family. These tracks composed by them have been extremely popular amongst various highly prestigious television channels in London like BBC, G.O.L.D , ITV1, Sky , MTV Primetime, VH1 Classic and also Canadian, Japanese and Australian Films. Programmes like The One Show, Clash Of the Gods, Meet the Parents, Taggart, New Inventors, Scots at War,Costas Garden Odyssey,Britains Got Talent,Charley Boorman, Cowboys In India, Bodyshock, Natural Born Hunters,Foreign Correspondent,ect. have used music composed by Ruhan & Sidhant.
Ruhan Kapoor(Rohan Kapoor) took the fancy of the viewers with his first two films FAASLE & LOVE ‘86. Ruhan is a Star who began his career at the young age of 16 years as an Assistant Director with Shri Manoj Kumar for the film KRANTI. He then became active on the stage with Shafi Inammdar and even acted for some of his most popular plays Neela Kamra & Adaa. It was then that Shri Yash Chopra gave a break to Ruhan as a Hero in his Film FAASLE with Farha in the year 1985, then came LOVE’86 which took the youth of the country by storm in which Govinda & Neelam Co-Starred with Ruhan. Then Producer / Director Prakash Mehra signed Ruhan for IMANDAAR with Sanjay Dutt, which got Ruhan lots of critical acclaim from the media as well as moviegoers. Then came MASTI, MERA-NASEEB, MAHA-KALI, SUR-ASUR, and many others. Then Ruhan became busy with the new wave; T.V. He hosted Popular TV Musical Show AWAAZ KI DUNIYA as an Anchor & ANDAAZ & TAMANNA as the lead Actor and many more to come.