Early Life & Family Background
When Mumbiker Nikhil was about to be born, his mother had jaundice. Doctors even told his father that we can either save the child or the mother.
Father’s Name – Anil Brijlal Sharma, His father’s height was 5.10, dark skin, manager at a movie theatre in Kanjurmarg, West Mumbai, and later owner.
Mother’s Name – Sitara Sharma, Height: 5.9, Very Fair Skin, Her hometown was in Aligarh.
Sibling’s Name – Nikita Sharma Vaishnav [Younger sister], she’s a Lighting Artist at Red Chillies VFX. She got married on 2019
His father left his dad’s house and came to Powai, Mumbai [which is now Nikhil’s office] because his father and his grandfather had a fight.
His House Address – Tirandaz, Vikhroli West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400076
Failed in 5th class, just passed in 10th & 12th.
He was quite confused about choosing his career after school, then he got admission into Hotel Management.
His dad got scammed by his friend in the business, and because of that, they suffered from financial loss. But he doesn’t like it and so quit.
After no career, he understood the importance of study in his life, he was also disturbed with his life.
He made his 10th class crush his girlfriend. They got a breakup after a few years, and because of his breakup, he became very sad.
During those days, he also got a chance to give an interview into Jet and Qatar Airways as a cabin crew, it was the first interview of his life.
He was just 18.5 years at that time and was giving his interviews very casually and he also got selected in both of his interviews.
He joined Qatar airways on 5th May 2007 as a cabin crew. He was there for 6 yrs.
He bought his first home in Mumbai with his saved money from his Cabin Crew job.
He wanted to earn money in India, but his father said you cannot earn that much by living in India. So, he had to join Qatar again.
He came to India in his long vacation, and tried several businesses, investments, and some other jobs but didn’t succeed.
On 26 Dec 2013, 10 days left of his long holiday, his family made plans of him to get married to his girlfriend, who was very rich.
But, on 27 Dec 2013, his father had a heart attack and he passed.
After his father died, he canceled his plan to go back to Qatar and continue his father’s business.
Everything was going well after a few months, as he was very much interested in camera and acting, he also did a couple of shots.
From Nikhil Sharma to Mumbiker Nikhil
One day, he was so bored in his office that he saw a couple of guys talking to the camera while riding motorcycles.
He liked this idea and thought to do the same, that’s how his youtube journey began.
He again had a breakup with his girlfriend.
He wanted to come out from this trauma, so he started making videos while riding.
As he did not know have good knowledge about bikes very much, so he started talking about his life in videos.
He started with a bunch of people in starting but he get separated from his group, as his group doesn’t like him talking about his life on camera.
His very first long rides are from Mumbai to Ajmer to Delhi to Mumbai.
He started getting a good responses for his videos, he was getting more than 10k views in a month with 10k subscribers on his Youtube channel.
He was inspired by Casey Neistat, a lifestyle vlogger from New York.
He started watching Casey Neistat and his live videos, he also decide to do the same.
He started talking about how his life was in Qatar and his aviation career. He was again getting good responses.
His first travel video which changed his career was his Ladakh ride, then there’s no looking back after that.
He believes it was not the travel videos which changed his life, it was the way that he connects with his audience that changed.
After his Ladakh ride, he gained his 100k subscriber on his channel, after that he focused more on travels and rides.
He wanted to do something more than riding and traveling. Then in 2017, he was invited by a Youtube fanfest to perform in stage.
It was his dream to perform on Youtube fanfest in 2016 because he attended Fanfest 2016 as an audience.
He just wanted to make vlogging popular in India, so he shifted from his Moto vlogging to Lifestyle vlogging.
He then started getting more brands to promote. He doesn’t have any brands, he only promotes products that he thinks are worth buying.
- 0 to 100k – In 2.5 years
- 100k to 1 million – 1.5 years on 16th March 2018
- 1m to 2 million – 8.5 months on 2nd Dec 2018
- 3 million – 26th Feb 2020
Details Of Nikhil Sharma [Mumbiker Nikhil]
|Full Name:||Nikhil Anil Sharma|
|Also Known As/Nickname:||Nikku, Nikhil, Mumbiker Nikhil|
|Profession & Career:||Full-time Lifestyle Vlogger [Youtube], Model, Actor, Ex-Flight Attendant (Qatar from )|
|Years Active:||2013 – Now|
|Famous For:||India’s Top Youtube Vlogger|
|DOB:||4th Nov 1991|
|Birth Place & Home town:||Mumbai|
|Early life & Education:||Hotel Management from Rizvi institute of Management studies & research, Mumbai|
|Family Background:||His Father was in the Cinema business & mother is a homemaker.|
|Father’s & Mother’s Name:||Lt. Anil Kumar Sharma|
|Sibling’s Name & Profession:||Nikita Sharma Vaishnav, Lighting Artist at Red Chillies VFX|
|Girlfriend’s Name/ Boyfriend’s Name:||Shanice Shrestha|
|Relationships:||With fellow vlogger Shanice|
|Height(cm, m, ft):||5.11 inch|
|Weight(kg, lbs):||70-80 kg|
|Shoes Size:||UK 10|
|Place of Residence:||Powai, Mumbai|
TV Debuts, Other Roles:
|TV Debu:||Emotional Atayachar(2014) on Bindas|
|Other TV Show & Roles:|
|Also Featured in:||Various Music Videos|
|Hobbies & Interests:||Bike Riding, Travelling, Vlogging|
|Fashion Designer:||Shanice Shrestha (spouse)|
NETWORTH, INCOME, & BUSINESS:
|Monthly Income:||3 lakh to 10 lakh (Youtube)|
|Source of Income:||Youtube Adsense, Brand Integrations, A few Real Estate|
|Manager:||Wasim Sheikh (Also friend)|
|Business Owned:||Clothing Brand – Label MN|
|Brand Collaborations:||Mivi, Vow, My Protein, Mama Earth|
|Youtube Collaborations:||w/ Technical Guruji, Mo Vlogs, Ashish Chanchlani, Mostly Sane, various others|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Nikhil Sharma:
- He has expertise in riding long rides like 800 or 1000 km at once. In his Kashmir to Kanyakumari ride, he rode continuously 4-5 hours with no break.
- He is the first vlogger from India and in India who crossed 1 million.
- He also has another channel named “MN Lifestyle”, where he occasionally plays games and shares his grooming tips.
Mumbiker Nikhil’s Newest Camera Lens, Vlogging Camera, Bikes, Gadgets, Gears, etc
He buys every gadget for himself and his friends from Rashid Bhai, Bora Bazar.
Abdul Rasheed – Raja house 2nd floor, building no.18, MK Ameen Marg fort Mumbai, +919967951205
- Newest Primary Lens: Sony FE 12-24mm F2.8 G Master Full-Frame Constant-Aperture Ultra-Wide Zoom Lens (SEL1224GM)
- Primary Lens: Sony – FE 12-24mm F4 G Wide-angle Zoom Lens (SEL1224G), Black – He shooted 90% of his vlogs from these lenses.
- Secondary Lens: Sony G Master FE 16-35mm F2.8 GM SEL1635GM
- Samyang SY14M-C 14mm F2.8 Ultra Wide Angle Prime Lens for Canon DSLR Camera
- Sony SEL50F18F E Mount Full Frame 50 mm F1.8 Prime Lens (Black)
- Action Camera: GoPro Hero 8
- 360 Camera: Insta 360 1R
- Pocket Camera: DJI Osmo Pocket
- Rode VMPR VideoMic Pro R with Rycote Lyre Shock Mount, Black
- Rode VideoMic Pro+ Compact Directional On-Camera Shotgun Condenser Microphone
Bluetooth Mic While Travelling
- ASG SG01 Bluetooth Intercom Helmet Headset
- Sena SMH10-10 Motorcycle Bluetooth Headset/Intercom (Black)
- Sena (SMH5-UNIV) Bluetooth Headset and Intercom for Scooters/Motorcycles with Universal Microphone Kit
Laptops & Mobiles
- Iphone 11 pro Max
- Apple Macbook Pro
Mumbiker Nikhil [Nikhil Sharma] Vehicles:
- Suzuki Access 125
- Triumph Tiger 800 XCA
- BMW GSA 1250 Adventure
- Hyundai Venue BS6 Automatic (Black)