Naughty Boy

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Naughty Boy
Naughty Boy at the fifth annual Asian Awards (2015)
Naughty Boy at the fifth annual Asian Awards (2015)
Background information
Birth nameShahid Khan
Born (1985-01-01) 1 January 1985 (age 38)
Watford, England
OriginWatford, England
  • DJ
  • record producer
  • songwriter
  • musician
Years active2005–present

Shahid Khan (born 1 January 1985), better known by his stage name Naughty Boy, is an English DJ, record producer, songwriter and musician. He was born in Watford. In 2012, Khan signed to a three-year published version of Virgin EMI Records to release an album under that label. He runs his own record label called Naughty Boy Recordings. In 2012, he wrote and produced Emeli Sandé's first album Our Version of Events. His first album Hotel Cabana was released in 2013.

His singles are "Lifted", "Think About It", "Wonder" and the number one hit "La La La" featuring singer Sam Smith. "La La La" was released in May 2013.

Most notably, Khan has co-produced two records for UK rappers Chip ("Diamond Rings") and Wiley ("Never Be Your Woman"), both featuring Emeli Sandé.

He has produced songs for artists such as Alesha Dixon, Cheryl Cole, Jennifer Hudson, JLS, Leona Lewis, and Tinie Tempah.