Jasbir Jassi was born on February 7, 1970 in Dalla Mirjanpur Village, Gurdaspur, Punjab, India. He is a Bhangra musician who quit engineering to study music. He holds a master's degree in classical vocal music from Apeejay College of Fine Arts. His first pop album, Dil Le Gayee was released in 1998. He sees music as a way to unite the world and considers himself an ambassador for Punjabi music. In addition to music, Jassi enjoys acting and photography.