Circa 2002, a young, talented and passionate girl enters the Indian television talent show Channel V popstars, emerges a winner amongst thousands of girls nationwide, and then there was no looking back. Popularly known as the Indian Diva from the pop girl group VIVA that sold six lakh copies of their first album titled Viva, winning them a fan following Pan India and amongst Indian worldwide. Viva also made an entry in the Limca book of records for being the first debut band to pull in over 50,000 thousand people for their first concert. After the split of VIVA in 2004, Neha Bhasin being a trained singer under the tutelage of Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan and Rochna Dahanukar, also being a trained dancer studied various forms of dancing from Shiamak Davar"s SDIPA has performed over 300 shows in India and broad.
Having achieved such popularity and armed with talent and ambition bollywood came knocking on her door. She was nominated for the Filmfare Awards in the category; best playback singer for 'Kuch khass Hai" from the movie Fashion in the year 2008-09.
Having worked with some of the best music directors of the country such as Aadesh Srivastava, Salim-Sulaiman and Anand Raj Anand, Neha has sung many chartbusters such as “Nasha Nasha", “Kuch Khass hai", and “You and me."
She was awarded with Vijay TV award for the best playback singer for her debut Tamil song "Pesugiren Pesugiren" in 2007. With many chartbusters in Tamil movies to her credit, Neha has given many hits for music director 'Yuvan Shankar Raja"; to name a few songs 'Sei" from Billa and 'Yogi" from Yogi Than. In 2009-2010 she was also nominated for the first Music Mirchi Awards South for her debut Telugu song 'Atunuvve" for the celebrated music director Devi Sri Prasad.
Also having a huge fan following in the South East Asian market for her collaboration with Malaysian Hip Hop star Emcee Jazs for the song 'Thaniye" has over two lakh hits on youtube alone. 'Thaniye" was also nominated for the best collaboration at the Radio Raga awards Malaysia in the year 2008-2009.
Neha is the first Indian female singer to endorse sennheiser the leading German brand for microphones and other audio equipments. Sennheser has gifted Neha with her own customized microphone with her initials NB embossed in pink crystals.
“Following her childhood dream Neha Bhasin is all ready to release her solo debut music album titled “TABAAH". Tabaah is not just an album… It"s the two most important facets of me Neha the person and Neha Bhasin the artiste... The black and the white, the happy the sombre, the demure the aggressive...The songs are a journey from my bad breakup to finding self, to learning to let go, to learning to live again. This album is me and it"s that part of that lives in every youth of today. The youth that has a voice, the youth that dares to believe."
Apple Bottoms is the first single going on air this October from the album Tabaah... The international brand Reebok has collaborated with Neha integrating their famous easy tone shoe to promote Apple Bottoms.
About Apple Bottoms
Women are always made to feel ashamed of their beauty, their well being and sexuality... Apple Bottoms is an uninhibited fun anthem for all those girls who love themselves! The video is swanky and shot in Ukraine, exhibiting the true spirit of Neha Bhasin as a performer.
Being a Hip Hop track “Apple Bottoms" is a beat driven song promising to be a trendsetter and iconic in its own right.
Being made to feel conscious of her body all her life, Neha"s song Apple Bottoms has helped her come of her own. She hopes this song as her lines say ' khaas hai tu jee le zara' helps every girl realize her own strength.
In Neha"s words, “I am an artiste who sings from her heart, strums lyrics from her soul & dances like her feet know no bounds & that"s the musical journey that I want you to be a part of through TABAAH... This is me… good bad and ugly!"
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