Nikhil Chinapa Net Worth, Age, Height, Relationship Status

Nikhil Chinapa is a famous DJ, artist, festival curator and social media personality in India. He is best known for appearing for many seasons on the MTV reality show Roadies as a judge. He also co-founded a commercial electronic dance music festival in India called “Sunburn” with his wife.

Height (approx) in centimeters: 178 cmin meters: 1.78 min feet inches: 5’ 9”
Weight (approx) in kilograms: 77 kgin pounds: 168 lbs
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Nikhil Chinapa Wiki/Biography

Nikhil Chinapa was born on June 6, 1973 and is 47 years old in 2020. He was born and raised in a renowned military family in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. His real name is Kalengada Bhemaya Chinapa. He received initial education from him at Hyderabad Public School, Bengumpet, Hyderabad, Faust Secondary School, Secondary School and St. Joseph Boys Secondary School, Bangalore, India. He then enrolled at St. George’s College, Agra and at BMS College of Engineering in Bangalore, where he completed his Bachelor of Architecture.

Since childhood he has been very active in extracurricular activities and participated in many school activities. During his student years, he played at parties. As a child he lived in many different cities while his father served in the Indian Army.

family, girlfriend and relationship

Nikhil Chinapa comes from a wealthy Hindu family from Bangalore, Karnataka, India. She follows the Hindu religion and has Indian citizenship. Her father’s name is Lieutenant Colonel Bemaya Chinapa, a former paratrooper in the Indian Army, and her mother’s name is Ganga Chinapa, she is a housewife. He also has a brother, his brother’s name is Nitish Chinapa.

Marital status Nikhil Chinapa is married. He is married to Pearl Miglani who is also a famous nightclub jockey in India. The couple dated for six years, after which they decided to marry in 2012 in a private ceremony attended by parents and other close relatives. The couple had a daughter, their daughter is named Anuka Maya Chinapa.

Physical Appearance

Nikhil Chinapa is a handsome man with a bright personality. He has a strong body with an impressive physique. A fitness fanatic, he follows a strict diet and fitness program to stay fit and healthy, as well as to maintain his excellent shape. His physique is muscular, diamond shaped. He is 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs approximately 77 kg.

He has straight black hair and light brown eyes. A wizard’s head is tattooed on the right shoulder.


Nikhil Chinapa began his career with his first television appearance on the reality show “MTV VJ Hunt” in 1999 as a contestant and won the show. Subsequently, he worked as a host on many TV shows like MTV Select in 2000, MTV Splitsvilla in 2009-2014, India Got Talent in 2010 and many other popular reality shows.

He also appeared as a judge on many TV shows like Rock On, Fame X, MTV Mashups and MTV Roadies in Seasons 4, 5 and 7 and also acted as a gang leader in Season 13 of 2017. In addition to his television career, Nikhil has also made a career of appearing on the big screen in Sneep! in 2000.

Subsequently, he appeared in many Bollywood movies such as Pyar Kiya Nahi Jata, Kudiyon Ka Hai Jamaana, 822042 Km, and Shaitan. He is also a co-founder of the music company Submerge Music along with his wife Pearl and his friend Network Hermit. It is one of the biggest EDM companies in India and brings famous DJs to India like Hardwell, Tiesto, Zedd, Swedish House and many more.

He co-founded a music festival called “Sunburn Music Festival” with his wife Pearl in 2007, but later left the franchise for unknown reasons and due to conflicts. He also worked as a director at Asia Premium Music Festival in 2013. Along with these profiles, Nikhil has also remixed soundtracks like Om Shanti Om, Shootout at Lokhandwala, 8220 Salaam Namaste, 8221 and many other famous soundtracks.

He also works as a radio jockey, video jockey, and TV show host. He has also hosted MTV’s acclaimed reality show Splitsvilla for many seasons as a solo host and co-host.

facts and information

  • In many interviews, he talked about his hobbies, such as traveling, working out at the gym, riding a bike, and adventure. He has a deep love for music and organizes many commercial music festivals in India.
  • He also revealed that he is a huge fan of cricket and his favorite cricketers are Rahul Dravid and K.L. Raul. He is also a devoted fan of Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar.
  • He is also very active on social media and always posts his photos and videos on his social media to keep in touch with his followers. He has more than 2 million followers on his Twitter account and more than 614,000 followers on his Instagram account.