In a world full of taking advantage of being privileged, there are a lot of youngsters who believed in their capabilities and have made space in society with their dedication and talent. Today we are going to cover an article on one such amazing and charming personality Neeraj Yadav – a self-made artist.
About Neeraj Yadav –
Neeraj Yadav is a self-made artist, an amazing dancer, and a social media influencer with 10k+ followers on Instagram. He has collaborated with many legends like Govinda, Ranveer Singh, Farah Khan, Siddharth Chaturvedi, Nagarjuna ( a famous south actor), and many other legendary dancers and social media influencers.
Neeraj Yadav has been a contest in BINDASS NAACH ( in 2015), SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE( in 2016), and DANCE DEEWANE ( in 2018). He has also collaborated with many leading choreographers and assisted as well as working with well-known artists of Bollywood.
HIS FAMILY AND EDUCATION QUALIFICATIONS-
About Neeraj’s early life and education
Neeraj Yadav was born on 26th january 1995 in Mumbai and grew up in Mumbai only. He completed his matriculation from Dr. Sarvapalli Vidyalaya, Mumbai. Neeraj passed his 12th from Bhavanth college, Mumbai. He is a graduate of B.com from the HR College of Mumbai.
Neeraj said, he has learned a lot from his college. It has helped him to discover himself and gave him confidence. In college, he got a lot of opportunities and a concept of self-belief. Adding later he said, he is very grateful to have such teachers and friends who have supported him and helped him to pave his way.
Talking about his college life, he said, ” however it was very difficult to me to accommodate with well-sophisticated city boys but I made everyone my fan on the very day of college.” He added, ” Everyone was very much attracted towards my charm and talent.”
Neeraj Yadav’s family is from Mumbai. His father Govind Yadav is a well-established businessman and his mother Sarita Yadav is a housewife. He has one brother Gaurav Yadav who works in music composing.
Neeraj says, he is blessed to have such supportive parents and family.
His struggles and hardships
However, Neeraj was grown up in Mumbai but it never filtered the hardships that an artist has to go through in his career. He completely denies the fact that being grown up in a big town brings no hustle to a career. It is very inspiring to know that, even after being privileged, he never took advantage of his father’s popularity and fame. This guy has stood for himself and has made his career on his own.
He said he used to give auditions for dance videos, advertisements, and as a music background dancer, and has run on roads with no money in pockets just like an outsider artist has to do! He never took help or disclosed his father’s name for getting a role. Neeraj added, he has always believed in his talent and wanted people to know about him just by his name and talent. Eventually, Neeraj has been very successful in his mentality. Currently, he got his breakthrough in his Colgate advertisement with Ranveer Singh which was directed by legendary director Farah Khan.
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His career –
Neeraj was very clear in his intentions of being an artist from childhood. He also got support from his family. However, his parents asked him to complete his education and then be free to follow his passion. He graduated in year _____ and after his hustle for being an artist started.
Neeraj started to give auditions in many production houses also failed and was rejected many times but never lost his hopes and kept trying. He joined bindass naach in 2015 and kept giving one after another legendary performance and was successful to shine in the eyes of audiences. Later, joined so you think you can dance in the consecutive year and was successful in getting fame and appreciation from judges like Master Dharmesh and Raghav junial and others. In between, he was also offered roles for advertisement and as a background dancer in South movies. Neeraj has also participated in Dance deewane season 1 in 2018.
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He said, he got the opportunity of choreographing the legendary actor Govinda when he was only 20 years old. Govinda has always inspired him and it was like dream coming true for a small-town boy. Currently, he is in touch with him and works with him. Apart from this, he has also worked and Collabed with many artists.
You can seek his Instagram for his latest dance videos and updates.
Neeraj talking about his idol and source of inspiration said he has always learned something from every person he met in his life. Either it could be his teacher or a friend or a colleague. He is a very enthusiastic and passionate dancer who can charm you with his dance moves. You can’t keep your eye off him in his music video.
More about Neeraj Yadav
Neeraj is a very very kind, friendly, and dedicated person in his personal life, and apart from dancing his loves to play football and exploring new places and things. He believes in the present and gives his best to today. “Go with the flow” is something he believes in.
He says, he is doing whatever is coming along his way. No matter… is it small or big…adding that you must keep going to reach your destination. Never afraid of taking odd paths.
His future plans–
He said, he have a vision and destination and he is working on it. However, he is taking all the paths which is coming on his way to reach where he wants to go! He said, he was never a jobless. Many small and big project came along his way and he never said no to anything.
His message to youth
Neeraj asked all the dedicated and enthusiastic youth who desired to be an artist, that doesn’t compare yourself, Just believe in yourself and work hard. He added, there is no substitute for working hard. No matter how much privileged you are, you have to dedicate and experimental to keep yourself going in Bollywood and the music world.
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