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Emiway Bantai (Rapper) Wiki, Age, Girlfriend, Family, Biography & Networth

Emiway Bantai, whose real name is Bilal Shaikh, is a popular Indian singer, rapper, songwriter, and music composer. He gained immense fame and recognition in the music industry through his unique style and powerful lyrics. 

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Known for his versatility, Emiway Bantai has contributed to various genres such as Hip-Hop, Rap, RnB, and Pop. He has his own youtube channel where he normally posts rap songs and music videos, in which he has around 15 million subscribers. 

Emiway Bantai Wiki / Biography

Emiway was born on November 13, 1995, in Karnataka, India. He hails from a middle-class orthodox Muslim family and has roots in Karnataka.

Bilal Shaikh adopted the stage name “Emiway” by combining the names of renowned artists Eminem and Lil Wayne. His passion for music led him to pursue a career in the rap industry.

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Emiway Bantai dropped out after 11 standards to pursue a career in Music. Emiway is a multi-talented boy with an intelligent mind. His current age is 28 as of 2023. The Zodiac Sign of Bantai is Scorpio which is very lucky for him. 

Family, Religion, and Girlfriend

Emiway Bantai belongs to a middle-class orthodox Muslim family.

emiway bantai father
Emiway Bantai Father

He has chosen to keep his family life private and away from the limelight.

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Emiway Bantai with Mother

Emiway belongs to a Muslim background. As for his girlfriend, he has dated Mukkta Karandikar.

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Mukkta Karandikar

Emiway is currently in a relationship with Swaalina He prefers to keep his personal life confidential and focuses primarily on his music career.

Emiway Bantai with GF Swaalina
Emiway Bantai with GF Swaalina

Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Emiway Bantai has a good height that is 5 Feet 6 Inches” with a 62 Kg Weight.

The exact Body Measurements of a Bantai are 38 inches chest, 30 waists, and 13 biceps. He has dark brown color eyes with black hair which look fabulous.


Emiway Bantai began his musical journey in 2013 with his debut track “Glint Lock” featuring Minta.

Initially, he faced numerous challenges but gained popularity through his Hindi rap “Aur Bantai” in 2014. The track struck a chord with the audience and marked the beginning of his success story.

Emiway Bantai career

Emiway’s breakthrough moment came with the song “#Sadak” in collaboration with rapper Raftaar in 2017. This milestone project gives him to new heights and established his position in the industry. He has also participated in the reality show “India’s Got Talent” to showcase his talent to a wider audience.

Emiway Bantai

In 2019, Emiway Bantai made his foray into Bollywood with the track “Asli Hip Hop” in the movie “Gully Boy.” The song became a massive hit and introduced him to a broader fan base. Since then, he has continued to release chart-topping singles and collaborate with renowned artists in the Indian music scene.

Awards and Recognition:

Emiway Bantai has received recognition for his contributions to music. He was honored with the Radio City Freedom Award in 2016 for his track “Aisa Kuch Shot Nai Hai.”

Emiway Bantai with Chris Gayle

Additionally, he has been recognized as the Best HIP-HOP artist in the “people choice” category in 2017.


Emiway Bantai has shared some of his favorites. He enjoys eating Dal Chawal with Papad, a traditional Indian dish. When it comes to actors, Shah Rukh Khan and Ranveer Singh top his list, while actresses Kajol, Jacqueline Fernandez, and Alia Bhatt impress him.

Emiway Bantai with Celina

His favorite film is “Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge” and “Kuch Kuch Hota Hai”. Emiway finds inspiration from singers like Arijit Singh and Atif Aslam, and when it comes to rap, artists such as Eminem, Tech N9ne, NF, and Token.


  • Emiway initially aspired to become a doctor but eventually found his true passion in music.
  • He is affectionately called “Shahrukh Shaikh” by his family and friends.

Shahrukh Shaikh

  • Emiway follows a non-vegetarian diet.
  • Apart from music, he enjoys playing football and dancing.
  • His father has appeared in one of his music videos, showcasing their close bond.
  • Emiway owns his own music studio named “Bantai The Studio,” where he works on his rap compositions.


Emiway Bantai’s dedication, talent, and relentless pursuit of his musical dreams have made him a prominent figure in the Indian music industry. With his unique style and captivating performances, he continues to win the hearts of his fans

Net Worth

  • His current Net Worth is around 2 Cr (Approx.)
  • The total Income of Emiway Bantai per month is 10 to 20 Lakh 

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