Vidya Vox Biography, Professional and Personal Career Info: Vidya Iyer is an American singer, who was born in Chennai Tamil Nadu. Vidya vox is presently a leading singer and recently got 6 million viewers and 1 million subscribers in her youtube channel. She released her first mashup cover on her YouTube page “VidyaVox” in April 2015 and has gained over 250+ million views and 2.1 million subscribers since then.
Vidya Vox Biography, Professional and Personal Career Info:
Vidya Vox Biography :
Vidya Vox Real Nme is Vidya Iyer Who is an American singer born in Chennai Tamil Nadu. She Completed her degree in psychology from George Washington University. She has learnt Carnatic classical music since she was a young girl and have had many amazing gurus throughout her journey, including D.K. Nagarajan, brother of the late D.K. Pattamal. Vidya started making YouTube videos, which opened a door she never dreamed of.
She’s currently learning Hindustani Classical and taking Western voice lessons. Vidya performs regularly as a vocalist of the Shankar Tucker Band.She has performed in some amazing venues around the world, including the White House, NCPA and Webster Hall.
Vidya also has performed at numerous festivals including the Festivals Des Artes in Reunion Island, MERU in Netherlands, & INK Women.
She started posting Bollywood + Western pop mashups on her YouTube channel over a year ago. The songs gained popularity quickly and she has over 60 million views!.She is currently working on a solo EP, with original songs and compositions.
“…Vidya Iyer is poised to become a household name…” – Vogue India, March 2017
“You haven’t LIVED until you’ve heard VidyaVox…” –Cosmopolitan Magazine
“Her mashups connect your soul to music…(she) is on her way to becoming the voice ruling YouTube.” –India Today
“Vidya Vox, wherever you are, what an amazing voice you have. Listening (to the) mashups nonstop. Bravo.” Hrithik Roshan
“For an artist to be able to take someone else’s work and make it his or her is rare – and for that cover to stand up to the orginal, even rarer. That’s exactly what Vidya did here…” –Elite Daily
“Type the words, “Taylor Swift, Blank Space,” into a YouTube search bar, and a hundred different covers of the songs will pop up before you; some breathtakingly good, some bad, some average. Vidya’s cover of the hit single falls into the first category, but also stands out in a way no other does; it’s mashed up with A.R. Rahman’s “Mental Manadhil,” form the movie O Kadhal Kanmani.” –The Hindu
Vidya Vox Professional Career:
She regularly sings in a band which is organized by Shankar Tucker. She staged her performance in various parts of the world like White House, National Centre for the Performing Arts (India), Webster Hall and her performance are staged at Festivals Des Artes in Reunion Island, INK Women, Suriname, Dubai and Meru Concert Series in Netherlands.
She released “Kuttanadan Punjayile,” famous Kerala boat song, as a fusion along with an English song written by Shankar Tucker and herself which was shot in Kerala with Mohiniyattam performed by Sreenidhi and Sreedevi. Also Vox uploaded her first single “Be Free” on 9th Jan 2017. Vidya’s most popular mashup of “Closer” and “Kabira” featuring singer-songwriter Casey Breves garnered over 2 million views in a day and was trending in India for a few weeks.
Vidya Vox Albums Details:
- Ellie Goulding – Love Me Like You Do | Hosanna (Mashup Cover) (5 May 2015)
- Nico & Vinz Am I Wrong | Yeh Duriya (ft. Rohan Kymal) (Mashup Cover) (20 May 2015)
- Tiaan – Dive Deep | Tujhme Rab Dikhta Hai (Mashup Cover) (29 May 2015)
- Ed Sheeran – I See Fire (Cover) (4 June 2015)
- Taylor Swift – Blank Space | Mental Manadhil (Mashup Cover) (13 June 2015)
- Sam Smith – Lay Me Down | Ennodu Nee Irundhaal (Mashup Cover) (24 June 2015)
- Major Lazer – Lean On | Jind Mahi (ft. Ricky Jatt, Raashi Kulkarni, Raginder Momi) (Mashup Cover) (7 July 2015)
- Come Alive (Original) | Hasi (Mashup Cover) (5 August 2015)
- Calvin Harris – How Deep Is Your Love | Balam Pichkari (Mashup Cover.) (25 August 2015)
- John Legend – All Of Me | Main Hoon Hero Tera (Mashup Cover) (5 September 2015)
- Jack Ü – Where Are Ü Now Shankar Tucker (Mashup Cover) (28 September 2015)
- The Weeknd – Prisoner | Ang Laga De (Mashup Cover) (12 October 2015)
- Selena Gomez – Same Old Love | Mere Sapno Ki Rani (Mashup Cover) (30 October 2015)
- Justin Bieber – Sorry | Kandukondain Kandukondain (Mashup Cover) (7 December 2015)
- Kuttanadan Punjayile – Kerala Boat Song (English Remix) (12 January 2016)
- Taal Se Taal Mila (ft. Shankar Tucker & Jomy George) (Remix Cover) (12 February 2016)
- Rihanna – Work | Sakhiya Cheliya (Mashup Cover) (15 March 2016)
- Zayn – Like I Would | Sun Saathiya (Mashup Cover) (7 April 2016)
- Adele – When We Were Young | Jashn E Bahaara (Mashup Cover) (13 April 2016)
- Nicki Minaj – Truffle Butter | Ambarsariya (Mashup Cover) (25 May 2016)
- Calvin Harris & Rihanna – This Is What You Came For (ft. Jomy George) (Tabla Remix Cover) (21 June 2016)
- Drake – One Dance | Gur Naalo Ishq Mitha Oye Hoye (Mashup Cover) (6 July 2016)
- Cheap Thrills (ft. Shankar Tucker & Akshaya Tucker) (Cover) (26 July 2016)
- Cold Water (Cover) (12 August 2016)
- Let Me Love You | Tum Hi Ho (Mashup) (23 September 2016)
- Sandcastles (Original) | Teri Khair Mangdi (ft. Devender Pal Singh) (Mashup Cover) (4 October 2016)
- Endless Summer Stars (Original) – Live in San Francisco (27 October 2016)
- The Chainsmokers – Closer | Kabira (ft. Casey Breves) (Vidya Vox Mashup Cover) (8 November 2016)
- Charlie Puth – We Don’t Talk Anymore | Pani Da Rang (ft. Saili Oak) (Vidya Vox Mashup Cover) (2 December 2016)
- Be Free (Original) | Pallivaalu Bhadravattakam (ft. Vandana Iyer) (9 January 2017)
- Tove Lo – Cool Girl | Jiya Re (Vidya Vox Mashup Cover) (21 January 2017)
- Kuthu Fire -Official Video | (Vidya Vox) (1 March 2017)
- The Chain smokers & Cold play – Something Just Like This | Channa Mereya (Vidya Vox Mashup Cover)(30 March 2017)
She can’t live without her headphones and the iTablaPro app. She’s obsesses over well-decorated spaces. She loves warm weather, tennis and reading. She also loves to dance, eat tacos and celebrate all different types of festivals. She doesn’t have any cool life mottos, she just takes life one day at a time.
Vidya Vox Sister:
Vidya Vox sister is known as Vandana Iyer. She is also a good singer as her sister both made some albums which are in trend present one one the song is Be Free (Original) | Pallivaalu Bhadravattakam (ft. Vandana Iyer) released on 9 January 2017.