Singer Sona Mohapatra Childhood Pics

Sona Mohapatra is an Indian singer, music composer and lyricist. born in. Well known in India, she has performed in concerts across the world and has been featured in albums, singles, concert webcasts, music videos, Bollywood films and advertisements. In addition to her own material, Sona Mohapatra has recorded remixes of songs by David Bowie, with "Let's Dance", and INXS, with "Afterglow", with the latter proving particularly successful.

Sona Mohapatra was born on June 17, 1978 in Cuttack, Orissa to parents Dilip Mohapatra (Father), he was in the Indian Navy & Nayantara Mohapatra (Mother), a housewife. Sona Mohapatra have one elder sister named Madhumita Mohapatra & an younger sister named Pratichee Mohapatra, she is also a singer, she was in the Channel V band 'VIVA'.

Singer Sona Mohapatra

Sona Mohapatra is married to music composer Ram Sampath. Ram Sampath became a household name for his innovative score of the film Delhi Belly, followed by Satyamev Jayate & Talaash. Sona Mohapatra & Ram Sampath are partners in their music production house OmGrown Music & reside in Mumbai currently. They also have their own studios in the same city.


Singer Sona Mohapatra Childhood Pic with Mother Nayantara Mohapatra (Mom)

Singer Sona Mohapatra ( Right) Childhood Pic with Father Dilip Mohapatra (Dad), Elder Sister Madhumita Mohapatra (Left) & Younger Sister Pratichee Mohapatra (Middle)

Singer Sona Mohapatra Childhood Pic

Sona Mohapatra was an A+ student & is a B.Tech. engineering graduate from the College of Engineering and Technology, Bhubaneswar in Instrumentation & Electronics Engineering. She did her MBA from Symbiosis, Pune in marketing & Systems, and worked as the brand manager in Marico, handling brands like Parachute & Mediker amongst others.

Sona Mohapatra came to mainstream prominence with the trend breaking talk show with Aamir Khan 'Satyamev Jayate' in which she frequently appeared as a lead singer & performer. She was also the executive producer of the musical project on the same show. Her cameo performances recorded more than 9 million views across uploads and sites as per the latest digital count. The Song, Mujhe Kya Bechega Rupaiya, sang by Sona Mohapatra is composed by Ram Sampath & was aired on the third episode of Satyamev Jayate based on celebrating womens freedom. The song has received over 5 million hits on YouTube.

Sona Mohapatra first ventures in music industry started with advertising. One of her famous jingle was for Tata Salt - Kal Ka Bharat Hai & the campaign for Unilevers Close Up has a section of her song Paas Aao Na which has been recorded in several languages & aired across 13 countries for 4 consecutive years . In 2007, she released her debut album, Sona, on Sony Records, which sought to explore the diverse styles of rock, rhythm and blues, Flamenco, Hindustani, Baul and Romani music. In 2009, she released the single Diljale & Paas Aao Na in the same year She recently sung a song 'Bedardi Raja' in the movie Delhi Belly for Aamir Khan Production's and did a cameo in it. She has also sung theme songs "Mujhe Kya Bechega Rupaiya" and "Ghar Yaad Aata Hai Mujhe" for the TV show Satyamev Jayate. Her song Jiya laage na from the soundtrack of Talaash has been receiving rave reviews too. Sona has a her own band composed of guitar virtuoso Sanjoy Das amongst 5 more musicians & is an electric live performer who has played in a multitude of live venues including the Lincoln Center in New York & to stadium crowds in India in Chandigarh , Chennai & Siliguri amongst others . She has also headlined the international Jodhpur RIFF festival held in the Mehrangarh fort.

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