The music industry has been in a constant state of evolution over the years. From the yesteryears trends of classical, jazz, rap etc. to name a few the industry has seen a shift in other new variations like acoustic, acapella, beatboxing and the list goes on. A new breed of musicians has emerged across the years.
Here’s listing a new of our favourites from this new generation of musical talents:
Lisa Mishra is currently being hailed as the new-age singing sensation of India. The ‘Chandigarh Mein’ singer was discovered on Instagram by Sonam Kapoor after she had posted a video of herself crooning the encore version of the song. Her rendition went on to become a rage amongst the youth and she has continued to give us gems like ‘Sajna Ve’, ‘Coka 2.0’, ‘Wakhra Swag Ni’ and ‘Chandigarh Mein’.
Prateek Kuhad is a name that is synonymous with us when it comes to soulful acoustic music. He is the only Indian musician who was signed by the famous Elektra Records of America in 2020 and he is quite the pioneer in starting the indie music scene amongst Gen-Z. His famous singles include ‘Tune Kaha’, ‘Kasoor’, and ‘Dil Beparwah’ to name a few.
Anuv Jain is an Indian musician who rose to the limelight during the Covid - 19 pandemic after being discovered on his YouTube channel. The young singer shared his first single ‘Meri Baaton Mein Tu’ in the year 2017 but it was the track ‘Woh Barishien’ which led to his rise.
Ritviz is a singer-songwriter, electronic musician and record producer who has been making quite a mark in the EDM music scene of India. He rose to fame after winning an online hunt organized by A.I.B. His tap-worthy singles include ‘Liggi’, ‘Hum Toh Udd Gayein’ and ‘Chalo Chalein’ to name some of his popular numbers.
Who among these is your favourite?