North-East boy singing his way from stage to stardom - The story of John Oinam

John Oinam

Does being part of a music society make you serious enough about music? Or do you need that one accidental moment to kick start your musical journey. Meet John Oinam, a North-East boy, who met a band when he was travelling in a bus. To his surprise, he connected so well with them that a few days later he auditioned for the band and got selected. Milestone moment, right?
Life has the most amazing ways of surprising you. John’s inspiring tale is all about a musician’s everyday achievements and struggles. Read ahead to get motivated from his perception of taking the enchanting musical journey forward.

Quick Facts

Known As John Oinam, Oinam Johnson Meetei
Father’s Name Oinam Bira Meetei
Mother’s Name Oinam Thoibi Leima
imd1 for Singing, music
Birthday 25th Nov 1991
Place / From Thanga, Oinam, Manipur
Quote for Life Yesterday is a history, Future is a mystery, Present is a Gift

Team imd1 had a chat with him a few days ago, read on to know him further!

Beyond Singing

Favorite Personalities Sonu Nigam, Sunidhi Chauhan, Shreya Ghoshal, Adele, Dan Smith, Kailash Kher, Rihanna, Dua Lipa and Shahrukh Khan
Inspirations Kailash Kher
Food I Love Manipuri cuisine: Singju, Yongchak Eromba
Food I Hate Pumpkin
Had I not been Singer then… I would be a Dancer
Like Vacations at Hawaii, Paris
Past time
I watch Oscar Documentary movies and reality shows on YouTube
Bade Bade Shehro Mein Aisi Choti Choti Baatein Hoti Rehti Hai
Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Black
Favorite Actor/Actress Shahrukh Khan, Rani Mukherjee