Sham Idrees is a Canadian singer, Content creator, Actor, and a Vlogger. He gained fame after making hit songs like ‘Jaane Jaan,’ ‘Shadi Kar Le,’ ‘Bolo Na,’ ‘London2paris,’ and ‘Dil Dil Pakistan.’ The YouTuber also makes hilarious pranks. He is also a social media influencer and promotes various products.
Rise to Fame
While he was in college, Sham Idrees was lucky enough to meet good people who would actually help him to become a social media star. Karter Zaher inspired him to make music and set his original compositions on instrumental tracks. Idrees, after practicing, came up with his debut single track called ‘Bolo Na,’ which became a chartbuster.
Sham Idrees and Karter Zaher then collaborated and came up with ‘Dil Dil Pakistan,’ which went viral overnight. After a while, they dropped the music video for the same track. The video became a hit in Pakistan, despite the fact that Pakistan had banned YouTube at the time of its release.
This video was released on many Pakistani channels like PTV,’ ‘Geo TV,’ and ‘AAG TV.’ After this video, Sham Idrees’ popularity got a boost in the Asian countries.
He started his YouTube channel on November 19th, 2013. Sham Idrees started by posting funny videos and pranks but kept on adding variations to the channels. Not only on YouTube, but he also started posting his videos everywhere else including on Facebook and Instagram which marked the beginning of his social media career. Sham Idrees dropped an album named ‘London2paris’ which has hit tracks like Pyar Kia Tha,’ ‘Mere Yaar,’ ‘Deewana,’ ‘Oh Bewafa,’ etc.
Sham Idrees’ best friend is Froggy. There were rumors that both of them are dating, or even secretly married. But Sham cleared this doubt by saying that she is her best friend since college. Their fans have compared them to the iconic Bollywood duo Kajol and Shah Rukh Khan. Later, the couple got married and surprised everyone.
The real name of Sham Idrees is Ehtesham Idrees. He was born on October 16, 1988, in London, England. The singer has four elder brothers and a younger sister. Sham’s sister is featured in some of his vlogs.
Idrees’ source of inspiration is his eldest brother, Khurram. World-famous singer Zayn Malik is Sham’s second sister. Sham Idrees and his family moved to Ontario, Canada, when he was only ten years old. He then pursued his graduate studies at Ontario University.
The influencer’s initial plan was to study finance, but he soon changed his mind to study Marketing at Toronto University. Idrees was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis, an inflammatory bowel disorder. He lost forty pounds in four months because he was hospitalized.
|Age||34 years (as of 2022)|
|Date of birth||October 16, 1988.|
|Brothers||Khuram (others are unknown)|
|Net worth||$5.5 Million (estimated through online research.)|
|Profession||Singer, Content creator|
|Children (If any)||Sierra Idrees|
|Monthly income||$40,000 -$60,000 (based on our research, data may vary)|
|Fame reason||Songs and vlogs going viral over the internet|
|Debut track||Bolo Na|
Fan following and lifestyle
Sham is blessed with a huge female fan base. He has all to reasons to land such a huge fan following. Women are crazy over his chiseled physique, blue eyes, and sense of humor.
Idrees owns a fleet of self-gifted luxurious cars like Cadillac CTS-V, Lamborghini Gallardo, Dodge Viper SRT, Lamborghini Aventador, and Ferrari 458 Italia. Sham Idrees often shows off his cars in his music videos. He also has a pet named ‘Rebel.’ Sham Idrees does a lot of charity work and if the reports are to be believed, he donated $100,000 in 2014.
Sham Idrees’ first controversy occurred in 2018 when his car crashed with that of Froggy. He received a lot of hatred from this video because unlike a normal person, he got out of his car and started recording this whole incident. It seemed like he was desperate for views and received a lot of backlashes.
Moreover, the famous Pakistani YouTuber Ducky Bhai, with millions of subscribers, started calling out Sham Idrees and Froggy for making fake prank videos on the internet, just to gain views.
Naturally, Sham and Froggy decided to gang up against the YouTuber to prove their innocence. But Ducky Bhai had already proved that the pranks were fake, and this was definitely the biggest drama for the Pakistani YouTube Community.
Sham Idrees has gained a lot of popularity through his videos on the internet. Although he was proved to be making scripted videos by a fellow YouTuber, he never fails to entertain his fans. It can be a controversy or just another video by Sham Idrees, he always finds a way to stay in the Limelight and maintain his popularity.
He should be defined as a good entertainer, because of the versatility he gives to his audience. Sham Idrees’ looks have got him a huge fan following and he continues to entertain his audience like ever.