From the past few years indie artist is ruling the hearts of Indian crowd. Music lovers embrace this concept & this proved that to be famous we don’t need Bollywood jack.
These indie artists proved as an influencer for the youngsters who are aspiring musicians. Hence, in this blog I will share the name of some indie artists who influenced people in some or other ways.
So over here are few names.
1. Prateek Kuhad
Prateek Kuhad is one of the most famous indie artis singer-songwriter and a musician who makes independent music. He has gained international notice since his 2015 debut album, In Tokens and Charms
Kuhad won the Indian Indie Album of the Year 2019 by iTunes and Spotify:Top Indian Indie Hits, the Best India Act at the 2016 MTV Europe Music Awards, and bagged the first place in the 2016 International Songwriting Competition. He also signed a publishing deal with LA-based company Cutcraft Music joining the likes of Nick Murphy (Chet Faker), Izzy Bizu ,and CP Dubb as part of their roster. In 2018 he won the Best Pop Artist Award at the Radio City Freedom Awards. Prateek also had the honour of presenting in front of a section of the esteemed BAMFs group on November 11th, 2019 in Minneapolis.
A glass breaking girl from Jaipur, rajasthan.She knows as the “Opera Queen of Rajasthan” as she is the first opera singer from Rajasthan. Bollywood honoured her singer Ankit Tewari for India’s Finest Opera & western singer.
She took her formal training grom her sister & mentor shaiphali saxena. & completed her grade 8th from Trinity College of music, London in western classical & rock n pop singing.
There was a time When people criticized her for opera but in spite of listening to anyone she was so focused that finally her hard work pays off, she performed opera in the crowd of 6000+ when the audience hooted for once more. She also sings Bollywood & Indian classical songs as she believes we should never abandon our roots.
This song is also get nominated in New York Music Festival.
So the second musician in our list of indie artists
3. Vardaan Bhalla
Vardaan Bhalla is a Music Composer, Producer & Lyricist from Jaipur. Being an Engineering student, he was always passionate about music since his childhood. He is known for composing & writing the hit single “Yaad hai” crooned by Bollywood singer, Mr. Ravindra Upadhyay & Hritisha Rewadia.
He started writing from a very early age & found an Urdu Poetry Organisation called “Roohnama” https://instagram.com/roohnama__?igshid=k2p0esrg8rux on which he has shared more than hundred of his Urdu Poetry pieces. He is now pursuing Sound Engineering Diploma from Angel’s Music Academy & has produced several tracks covering a variety of genres such as Hip-Hop, Trap, Lo-fi, Bollywood etc. and is a Certified Music Producer from Rockschool, London.