Vishal Dadlani is an Indian playback singer, music record producer and performer. Dadlani mostly credited as musician, music director and record producer through his work with his musical duo Vishal-Shekhar. He is one half of the film music producing duo Vishal–Shekhar, the other being Shekhar Ravjiani.
Vishal was born and raised in a Sindhi family from Mumbai, Maharashtra. Vishal went to Hill Grange High School, Mumbai and subsequently attended Jai Hind College, Mumbai for two years (1989–90), then was shifted to H.R. College of Commerce and Economics. Vishal graduated in 1994 with a degree of Bachelor of Commerce. In Indian Idol 10, a show where he is the judge, Dadlani has said that he is an atheist.