5 Mumbai Based Female Musicians That You Need to Listen To.
With the introduction of multiple new exciting acts, the music Industry in India is continually growing at a rapid pace. The booming industry demands a platform to bridge the gap and form an alliance between music, brands and technology.
Some of India's most exceptional Female artists who have been creating magic with their stunning work and surreal live performances are Mumbai based. Here are the five exceptional artists:
Running the show over the past one year with her amazing live performances and breathtaking works, Aditi Ramesh wins over the crowd with her admirable craft in jazz and blues Carnatic singing. A songwriter and producer, she has worked extensively with her home-grown label Nrtya, which has also brought the release of her highly successful debut EP ‘Autocorrect'.
Photo Source : Aditi Ramesh Facebook Page
A veteran in the game, Sanaya Ardeshir, boasts of a solid discography consisting of seven EPs and two albums. The producer-composer-synth player-drummer has quickly become one of the most visible artists within India's Indie music scene. Having an outstanding experimental take on electronic music, the DASTA co-founder continues to search for new music and exciting sounds.
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With her high octane live performances in recent months, Raja Kumari is a lyrical genius. With her signature sound: an electric fusion of hip-hop, R&B and her very own cultural influences, she has made a name for herself and established an Indian-American act in her own right. Her previous work on Iggy Azalea's Grammy-nominated album ‘The New Classic' and Fall Out Boy's platinum record ‘Centuries', has made her one of the hottest names within the Indian hip-hop circuit at the moment. Linking up with fellow Mumbai–based Rapper Divine for their humongous record ‘City Slums', fans can't wait any longer for what's in store next.
Photo Source : RajaKumari Facebook Page
The 21-year old Mumbai-based indie folk singer/songwriter has managed to garner a solid fan base. The seasoned artist has become a familiar figure within the live music circuit, thanks to her breezy live performances and breathtaking originals. A handful of singles and a stunning debut EP released in 2016, Ramya plans to release more new music this year.
Photo Source : Ramya Pothuri Facebook Page
Sharing the stage with legendary figures like Steve Vai, Guthrie Govan and Marco Minnermann in recent times, Mohini Dey has made her presence felt with her power-packed performances. Also a part of AR Rahman's live ensemble, the bass prodigy Mohini is now gearing up to release her debut record in 2018.
Photo Source : Mohini Dey Facebook Page
India is consuming more music and musical content and musicians are finding alternate revenue streams through digital and live.