Hrishi is an Indian songwriter and artist based out of Washington, DC. Trained in South Indian classical music (Carnatic music) for over 10 years, he blends his cultural influences with his love for pop song-writers such as Jon Bellion, Lauv, and Chris Martin. His mission is to bring representation to Indian music and musicians through his passion for bridging his two musical worlds.
Both his original songs and "Top 40 x Carnatic" remixes have gone viral on Instagram and TikTok. He has over 32k monthly listeners on Spotify, over 150k followers on Instagram and TikTok, and millions of views on YouTube. He has been interviewed by BBC Radio, highlighted on Instagram's @creators page, and featured on the front cover of/interviewed by Bello Magazine about his incredibly successful Carnatic Remix cover of Dua Lipa's Levitating.
He just wrapped up his first headlining tour, The Golden Hour Tour, in August 2022.
"Hrishi is an artist you want to put on your radar. Reminding us to embrace and celebrate our differences, Hrishi sings and dances his way through life with love, talent, and purpose."
Alexandra Bonnet, Bello Magazine
The minute it started seeing his stuff, I fell in love! It’s so different. I haven’t seen it anywhere else.
Harpz Kaur, BBC Radio Asia