A singer, lyricist, composer, pianist, music producer, speaker and a student of philosophy! Such is the broad spectrum of expertise of this 21 year old Mumbaikar- Kushal Chheda.
A lover of music and academics alike, Kushal holds 3 degrees in music from the Trinity College of London and is about to earn his Master’s degree in Philosophy from the University of Mumbai. He’s a touring musician, who regularly plays with Bollywood artists like Aditi Singh Sharma, Shirley Setia, Abhijit Sawant, Bhuvan Bum, Antara Mitra, Jonita Gandhi, etc. His collaborative cover videos on YouTube have crossed over 38 million views!
He released his debut single ‘Aja Batla Du Mai’ on the 11th of February, which has been receiving a lot of appreciation in the music industry. This ‘tongue twister song’ immediately captures one’s attention, thanks to it’s uniqueness and quirkiness. For all of you wondering ‘why is this song called the tongue twister song?’, you’ll know it when you hear it!
When asked about “how do you manage your studies and music work together?”, he simply answers “I don’t! I love philosophy and music both. The idea is to do one thing at a time, and to do it really well.”
Kushal likes to go by the stage name ‘#KushalMangal’. He believes that life is all about the few moments where one enjoys, laughs and loves. These moments make life worth it. He hopes to curate such special moments in people’s lives through his music.