Born and brought up in Mumbai, India, Sharanya Natrajan is a singer, songwriter, music producer & entrepreneur. Google wrote a case study on her initiative the Indian Anthem Project – #IAProject and featured it as one of the top 36 Google success stories of the world.
August 2013, She completed her special vocal programme & foundation course majoring in western vocals & from KM Music Conservatory founded by A R Rahman, in Chennai, India. She has also had the opportunity to train under the chief sound engineer at YRF Studios, Mr. Shantanu Hudlikar for 4 months. She is currently training at Operalab India and teaching Vocals At Theme Music Institute.
She recently lent her voice (English and Hindi) in Bollywood for the title track of the movie ‘Khamiyaza’ set to release later in October, this year and English rap vocals for a Haryanvi film. In the past, she has also sung for ‘Neerja’ starring Sonam Kapoor & for Anubhav Sinha’s movie ‘Gulaab Gang’ starring Juhi Chawla and Madhuri Dixit. She has performed with Music Director Amit Trivedi for the live Music Launch of the Movie ‘Queen’ starring Kangana Ranaut at Kala Ghoda festival. She was launched as one of the 7 stars of Stellar Music at Bluefrog.
Sharanya has sung for many Ad Jingles such as Tata Motors Bolt, Jumbo King Vadapav, Peter England, Maltova, Sunshine Constructions, Bridgestone, Colgate, Crossword, etc. She has also sung many Rhymes throughout including the album ‘Sing along’ released in March 2014.
After completing diploma in classical dance and graduation in management studies, she founded Xpressions Events Pvt. Ltd. in Sept 2010, simultaneously completing her masters in commerce. Xpressions Events successfully organized several parties, dance & music workshops, concerts and canine dog festival, and other events including high profile Charity events in 2 years, been a booking agent to various bands all over India and into artist management , thus, managed various renowned artists Like Ravi Chary, Ravi Iyer, Helena Jones, Agnelo Picardo and bands like Sector 8, 1.2, Hundred Octane, The Khayal Groove, The Atom’s Theory, etc.
Currently, Sharanya was one of the artists of Qyuki Digital Media. She is an SLP Fellow 2015 & works with Google Business Group Mumbai as a core member and is active in the startup ecosystem. She is the western vocal instructor at Theme Music Institute (Napean Sea, Juhu & Bandra).
Sharanya has been an active part of the independent music scene as a successful singer since 2010 performing with various bands, as a founder member and a guest singer such as Sharanya Natrajan Band, Sherry and friends, Anurag Mishra Music, Spacehuggers, Soulnest, The Hues, Casual Affair, Neonheads, Athanasia, Cirkles, Kickstart freedom, etc.
While Sherry & friends and Spacehuggers is recording their debut EP, Soulnest has internationally released their first live composition called ‘Kaahe Bisrave/ Aint Nobody’ with 2 amazing multi ARIA Award wining star producers from Australia ; Lachlan Magoo Goold and Yanto Browning who have produced artists like Ed Sheeran, Midnight Oil, Skunkhour, Morning Harvey, the Medics, Kate Miller-Heidke, etc. in the past.
Sharanya is also working on her first official single called ‘Ranjha’ soon to be released. Apart from that she has been performing many weddings and corporate gigs of Reliance, Aditya Birla, Cisco, etc.