Emiway Bantai is an Indian rapper, singer, songwriter, composer, actor and music studio owner, best known for his singles Peg Peg Peg feat. He is best known for his song Asli Hip Hop in the film Gully Boy. He received the Radio City Freedom Award in Hard Rock Cafe. Coincidentally, it was the same cafe where he had earlier worked as a helper. He also began promoting his own music studio named Bantai The Studio.

Birth Name

Bilal Shaikh


Emiway Bantai, Shahrukh Shaikh


Rapper, Singer, Music Studio Owner, Composer, Songwriter, Actor


Rap, Hip Hop, R&B, Pop


Vocals, Guitar





Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Emiway Bantai was born on the 13th of November 1995, in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India.


She’s currently 24 years old.


Antop Hill, Mumbai, India

Sun Sign



Asian (Indian)





Emiway attended Lakshdham High School, Gokuldham, Maharashtra, India. He was good at his studies till the 10th standard but shifted his focus towards rap when he reached his 11th class. He failed in the 12th standard and went through depression.

Family Details

  • Father – Unknown
  • Mother – Unknown
  • Siblings – Unknown

Marital Status


Girlfriend / Spouse

Emiway Bantai has dated –

Emiway his largely opted to keep his personal life away from the public spotlight, which makes it difficult for us to say anything about his love life and dating history.

Physical Statistics

  • In feet – 5 feet 7 inches
  • In centimeters – 170 cm
  • In meters – 1.7 m


  • In Kilograms – 65 kg
  • In Pounds – 144 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 36-12-30
  • Chest – 36 in or 92 cm
  • Arms / Biceps – 12 in or 31 cm
  • Waist – 30 in or 76 cm

Body Build


Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color


Shoe Size

His shoe size is 9.5 (US).



Professional Statistics

Famous For

Emiway is best known for his song, Asli Hip Hop in the film, Gully Boy. In 2017, he was one of the best years for Emiway’s career, as he released multiple successful tracks such as Bholenath Ka Birthday, Dynamite, Mumbai Se Delhi Tak, Punarjanma and #Sadak. He won Radio City Freedom Award for the song, Aisa Kuch Shot Nai Hai.

Singing Debut

In May 2013, Emiway started his career with his debut track titled, Glint Lock featuring another rapper named Minta. In 2014, He did his first Hindi rap, Aur Bantai. The rap was an instant hit.

Film Debut

In 2019, Bantai stepped into Bollywood debut with Asli Hip-Hop from Zoya Akhtar’s film, Gully Boy.

Brand Endorsements

Emiway has done endorsement work for brands such as Altair Clothing (2019).

Emiway Bantai Favorites

  • Favorite ActorShah Rukh Khan, Ranveer Singh
  • Favorite Actress – Kajol, Jacqueline Fernandez, Alia Bhatt
  • Favorite Film – Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
  • Favorite SingerArijit Singh, Atif Aslam
  • Favorite RapperEminem, Tech N9ne, NF, Token
  • Favorite Activities – Swimming, Riding A Motorcycle, Riding a Quad-Bike
  • Favorite Food – Dal Chawal with Papad

Emiway Bantai Net worth

Emiway Bantai has an estimated net worth of $1 million dollars as of 2020.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Emiway Bantai

  • Emiway posted his first YouTube song, Glint Lock with Minta in English.
  • Emiway owns a music studio, Bantai The Studio, where he does all his rapping work.
  • In 2014, he started making rap videos, just for fun but, the initial response that he got was overwhelming, after which started taking rap music seriously.
  • In 2016, He won Radio City Freedom Award for the song, Aisa Kuch Shot Nai Hai.
  • In 2017, Emiway became Best HIP-HOP artist people choice.
  • In 2017, Emiway received his breakthrough with the song #Sadak which was in collaboration with the rapper Raftaar.
  • In June 2018, Emiway created his own brand of merchandise simply titled Bantai Merchandise but it only debuted with a few colorful badge designs.


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