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Born Waseem Shahid
6 April 1992 (1992-04-06) (age 32)
Multan, Pakistan
Residence Montreal, Canada
Nationality Canadian
Other names $heraki
Citizenship Canada
Alma mater École Secondaire St-Laurent
Occupation Singer
Years active 2014 - Present
Notable works Roya Karenga
Home town Montreal
Height 182 CM
Weight 92 KG
Religion Islam
  • Aisha Shahid
  • Shahid Naseem

Sheraki (stylized as $heraki) is a Canadian singer, rapper, composer, entertainer, and sound engineer.[1] He was born as Wasim Shahid on 6 April 1992 in Multan, Pakistan, to a Muslim family of Shahid Naseem and Aisha Shahid, and moved to Canada in 2001 at the age of 8.[2]

Sheraki has worked with some popular labels such as Beyond Records and T-Series. He has worked with Naseebo Lal on Beyond Records' Roya Karenga, a Punjabi song.[3] The song Roya Karenga has garnered over 2.6 million views and helped Sheraki gain recognition among Punjabi listeners worldwide.[4]

Early Life

Wasim Shahid, known professionally as Sheraki (stylized as $heraki), was born on 6 April 1992 in Multan, a historic city in Punjab, Pakistan. His father, Shahid Naseem, is a businessman, while his mother, Aisha Shahid, is a homemaker.[5]

Sheraki's family moved from Pakistan to Canada in 2001 at eight. He completed his education at École Secondaire St-Laurent, an educational institution in Montreal, Canada. After completing his primary education, he left his education to become a singer.


Sheraki did his schooling at École Secondaire St-Laurent in Montreal, Canada. He wanted to become a famous singer and rapper. Hence, after completing his primary schooling, he left formal education and joined a music institute to enhance his singing, rapping, and musical skills.


Sheraki created a YouTube channel called Sheraki Music and started sharing his singing video songs there. In 2019, his fourth Punjabi video song Western Bhangra went viral and garnered over 1 lakh views popularity among Punjabi listeners worldwide.[6]

After some time, Sheraki gets a golden opportunity to work with Pakistani folk singer Naseebo Lal on Beyond Records' Roya Karenga, a Punjabi video song. The song has so far garnered 10 million views on YouTube, Facebook, Spotify, and other video and music distribution platforms.[7]

After the resounding success of Roya Karenga, Sheraki started receiving offers from several labels to work with him. Later, he worked with Beyond Records, T-Series, and more.[8] In 2021, Sheraki's song My Life went viral and garnered over 6 lakh views on YouTube. Today he has made his name among the top Punjabi singers in the world.

Sheraki will release his next Punjabi music video song, Western Bhangra Part 2, by November 2022.[9]


Sheraki is 182 centimeters tall, and his weight is 92 kilograms. His eye color is brown, and his hair color is black. His Zodiac Sign is Aries.

External Links


  1. "Sheraki’s next Punjabi song, Western Bhangra Part 2, is coming soon to win the hearts of listeners". 
  2. "Sheraki Music | Wikitubia | Fandom". 
  3. "$heraki ft. Naseebo Lal - Roya Karenga (Out Now) - Bhangra Website | | Home of Bhangra Online". 
  4. "Latest Punjabi Song Roya Karenga Sung By Naseebo Lal & Sheraki | Punjabi Video Songs - Times of India". 
  5. "$heraki Musical artist Biography, Age, Wiki & More". 
  6. "Western Bhangra (Full Song)". 
  7. "Roya Karenga (Full Song) Naseebo Lal | $heraki | Latest Punjabi Songs 2018". 
  8. "Latest Punjabi Song 'Public Enemy' Sung By Sheraki, Fly High and Ali Kaz - Times of India". 
  9. "Canadian Singer Sheraki ($heraki) is soon going to release his music video song Western Bhangra Part 2".