Hamsika Iyer

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Hamsika Iyer
GenresPlayback singing, jingles, Carnatic music, Hindustani music, world music
Occupation(s)Singer
Years active1996–present
WebsiteWebsite

Hamsika Iyer is an Indian singer based in Mumbai. She is a regular voice with ad world jingles and Marathi tele-serials, and has sung songs in Kannada, Tamil, Hindi, Malayalam and Bengali movies.[1]

International collaborations and tours[edit]

  • Hamsika is the Indian vocalist for Prem Joshua's 2014 album Kashi.
  • Hamsika is a performer for the international band Juno Reactor since 2012.
  • In August 2012, Hamsika performed with musician Aamir John Hadad's band Zoobazar in Valencia, España.
  • November 2011, Hamsika was featured along with the Rajagopalan Quartet at UrbanFOLK Bangalore.[2]
  • In September 2011, Hamsika sang "Chammak Challo" with Akon for the film Ra.One.[3]

Discography[edit]

She has also sung songs with the band 3 Brothers & a Violin for the Karadi Tales audio book series for kids.

Concerts[edit]

  • Juno Reactor, Tours of 2012
Venue: Asia Tour (Japan), Middle East Tour (Jerusalem), Kubana Festival Russia[7][8]
  • Vivek Rajagopalan Quartet – November 2011
Venue: UrbanFolk Bangalore
Vivek Rajagopalan is a percussionist and musician based in Mumbai. This concert was sponsored by Taj Vivanta.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hamsika bags award for Kannada film". Times of India. July 12, 2015.
  2. ^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hG6A7bk6K_0 Vivek
  3. ^ "Chammak Challo singer to perform in Dubai". Khaleej Times. February 22, 2016.
  4. ^ Spirit and Spice
  5. ^ Sunder Mazhe Ghar
  6. ^ 3 Cities[permanent dead link]
  7. ^ Juno Reactor
  8. ^ Japan Tour
  9. ^ Vivek Rajagopalan Quartet