Satinder Sartaaj , official name Satinderpal Singh Saini, is an Indian Punjabi singer, songwriter, actor and poet. Born on 31st August 1979 , HoshiarpurHe gained fame with his hit song “Sai”. Since then his popularity has seen a constant surge among the Punjabi diaspora with his shows being held in many countries across the world.Satinder Sartaaj grew up in Bajrawarpur village of Hoshiarpur, Punjab.He did his schooling from the government schools in his village and the nearby villages Chabewal and Patti. He started performing on children’s stages by the time he was in class 3. After that, he joined Government College, Hoshiarpur to complete his graduation in Music with Honours. He also joined Sangeet Visharad, a five-year diploma in classical music from Jalandhar. Satinder Sartaaj got married to Gauri, his long term love interest, on 9 December 2010 at the Taj Hotel in Chandigarh.
Before rising to fame, Sartaaj participated in and won many musical events. He appeared on Zee Antakshari show, a popular Indian musical show hosted by Annu Kapoor, performed in the folk category and won appreciation. He was a first runner-up in the 24th All-India Light Vocal Festival and a topper in the Punjab Heritage Foundation Competitions.Since 2009 to present Satinder Sartaaj has won many awards of excellence for his singing and poetry from many prestigious institutions all over the world. On 2 May 2014, Sartaaj performed in the Royal Albert Hall.