Akanksha Dhyani with her magic of music and melodious voice has charmed netizens all over social media. She’s a software engineer and claims to be an untrained singer. She has 27.4K followers on Instagram and 10.4K subscribers on YouTube. As a musician, she plays guitar exceedingly well and her song covers are amazing too.
Let’s have a glance at Akanksha’s top 11 acoustic covers on YouTube:
1. Isq Risk
She tried something different with this cover by attempting acoustic with vocal expressions and applying her own voice to various beats. Uploaded on June 24, 2021, it has received over 3K views till now as well as 389 likes. ‘Isq Risk’ from the Bollywood movie ‘Mere Brother Ki Dulhan’ was originally sung by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan.
2. Laree Choote
Akanksha’s version of ‘Laree Choote’ of the Pakistani rock band Call, has gained 16K views and 1.6K likes. She released it on June 14, 2021.
3. Sajde Kiye Hai Lakhon
‘Sajde Kiye Hai Lakhon’ in KK and Sunidhi Chauhan’s voice from the movie ‘Khatta Meetha’ was already mesmerising, but Akanksha’s acoustic cover gave a wonderful flavour to it. Uploaded on October 20, 2020, her video was showered with over 35K views and 2.3K likes.
4. Dil Na Jaaneya
Released on April 7, 2020, the acoustic cover of ‘Dil Na Jaaneya’ gained over 9K views and 664 likes. The song belongs to the Bollywood movie ‘Good Newwz’ and was sung by Rochak Koli.
5. Sajna Ve
Rohan Negi’s ‘Sajna Ve’ with Akanksha’s acoustic twist and Sourav Dimri’s voice was viewed over 14K times and has received 866 likes. It was uploaded on October 12, 2019.
6. In Dino
What a beautiful rendition of ‘In Dino’ from ‘Life In A Metro’ movie which was originally sung and composed by Soham and Pritam Chakraborty respectively. Akanksha’s acoustic version released on October 29, 2018, gained over 94K views and 5.6K likes.
7. Tera Ghata
Who doesn’t remember Gajendra Verma’s ‘Tera Ghata’? But, I’ve to say Dhyani’s cover nailed it! Released on September 9, 2018, her cover received over 24K views and 1.4K likes.
8. Tera Hi Rahun
Another wonderful rendition of Gajendra Verma’s ‘Tera Hi Rahun’ by Akanksha! Her cover received 9.5K views and 625 likes. It was uploaded on August 26, 2018.
9. Bandeya Ho
This was one of the highest-viewed acoustic covers of Akanksha with over 186K views and 9.2K likes. ‘Bandeya Ho’ was originally from the Pakistani movie ‘Khuda Ke Liye’, but Akanksha’s rendition was amazing too! Her acoustic cover was uploaded on July 17, 2018.
10. Shape Of You
Ed Sheeran’s ‘Shape of You’ played by Akanksha using guitar and ukulele sounded so damn amazing! Released on June 11, 2018, her cover gained over 12K views and 971 likes.
11. Wrecking Ball X O Re Piya
Dhyani’s western Indian mix on Miley Cyrus’ ‘Wrecking Ball’ and ‘O Re Piya’ by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan from the Bollywood movie ‘Aaja Nachle’, was purely soulful. Uploaded on July 23, 2018, her acoustic cover garnered over 6K views and 554 likes.
After hearing her covers, would you believe she’s an untrained singer anymore? I definitely don’t! Btw, did you know she had also collaborated with the viral sensation Yashraj Mukhate? Well, they did a music breakdown of ‘Ekk Main Aur Ekk Tu’ which was released on October 27, 2019.
Watch the video here:
Not only this, but Dhyani has also done more covers, and let me tell you, not all of them are acoustic. She’s way too good at singing too as you have already seen. Let’s support her and give a stage to underrated but power pack artists!