Hailing from Tamil Nadu, India, Hrishi is an Indian singer-songwriter based in Washington, D. C. He has trained in South Indian classical music for ten years, and now he’s creating his own songs as well as making Carnatic remixes. He loves pop-song writers, and Bellion, Lauv, and Chris Martin are some of them who inspire him. The blending of his cultural influences in his music makes him stand out like a shining pearl in an ocean. At the age of 23, he’s already an independent artist and definitely a rising star!
Here’s his heartfelt note for receiving all the love from netizens on social media.
Now, let’s have a peek at Hrishi’s 7 Carnatic remixes on Instagram:
The Carnatic remix with 24kGoldn ft. Iann Dior’s ‘Mood’ received 474 views to date. It was even appreciated by Armaan Mallik, Avanti Nagral, Dr. Malvika Iyer, and more. Among the 16.3K likes, Nargis Fakhri was one of the people who liked it. See, he’s receiving attention from big celebrities, creators, and influencers.
2. Blinding Lights
What beautiful Carnatic music with The Weeknd’s ‘Blinding Light’. Even the famous Indian-American rapper, Raja Kumari commented she’s “Addicted to this”! This reel received 795K views and 28.6K likes.
Justin Bieber’s ‘Peaches’ with Carnatic flavour is sounding heavenly in all the right ways! Indian dancer and choreographer, Shakti Mohan too liked it! His reel gained 390K views and 22.5K likes.
4. Good 4 U
Who would have thought that Carnatic remix with Olivia Rodrigo’s ‘Good 4 U’ would sound so amazing? Hrishi surely did the unthinkable! It garnered 108K views and more than 7K likes.
Dua Lipa’s ‘Levitating’ with Carnatic music got a whopping 3.2 million views and 151K likes! Popular celebs and creators like Krissan Barretto, Payal Shah, Aparna have commented and even influencers like Komal Pandey have liked the reel.
6. Build a B*tch
Wasn’t the Carnatic remix of Belly Poarch’s ‘Build a B*tch’ insane? Hrishi is driving us crazy with his god-level musical talents! This reel gained 70.9K views and over 4K likes.
7. Astronaut In The Ocean
With 456K views and 24.3 likes, Masked Wolf’s ‘Astronaut In The Ocean’ with a Carnatic twist is just fabulous! Even the MTV fame, Mohit Hiranandani liked it!
Hrishi started dropping his bomb Carnatic remixes on Instagram from June itself. Within a month, he has accumulated 41.9K followers. For his die-hard fans, he’s already on Spotify with his original tracks consisting of over 19K monthly listeners. You can also take a look at his YouTube channel with 3.49K subscribers. He deserves to be the viral sensation!