Arjun is back on my show! You all loved his last interview with me and since it’s been over a year since I last caught up with him, Arjun came back to give me another exclusive interview. We chatted about how the pandemic and covid 19 has affected him, how he has been making new music on his own at his London home, and how he has been doing since the passing of his late wife. Arjun also opens up about how he plans to use his fame and platform to give back to important causes in his life and why his fans support has meant everything during his darkest times.Read more
In this episode of “In Conversation”, I’m chatting with SAT THE PRODUCER aka Satien Mehta. Satien shares his journey in making it as a sought after music producer, working with the biggest artists like Fall Out Boy, Pitbull, Far East Movement, Ice Cube, Snoop Dogg and so many more! From his early days struggling to make money in the business (and even sleeping in his car) to the present where he runs his own company producing award winning work (including TWO MTV VMAs!), get to know Satien’s story today on the podcast.Read more
This year marks the 25th anniversary of the iconic Bollywood film DIWALE DULHANIA LE JAYENGE or DDLJ as it has come to be known by. 25 years later and the film is STILL played in movie theatres and is one of the most successful Bollywood films of all time. In addition to the film, the soundtrack has gone on to become a huge successful with ALL 7 songs becoming hits that are STILL played at South Asian events. The film marked the directing debut of Aditya Chopra, was produced by Yash Chopra, and stared Shahrukh Khan and Kajol as Raj and Simran–our film lovers. The film made everyone attached to it stars, including the composers of the film’s soundtrack, Jatin-Lalit. To mark the film’s anniversary, I am chatting with Jatin Pandit and having him take us down memory lane. From revealing the real story on how he landed the film to how the film changed everyone’s career to what it’s like 25 years later working on Bollywood music, Jatin has a lot of great behind-the-scenes stories to share with all of you. Check it out now and yes, Jatin does treat us to a live version of some of your favorite DDLJ songs!Read more
Look who is on episode 40 of the Podcast…I’ve got an exclusive with composer, lyricist, and singer AMAAL MALLIK!
Amaal is dishing it out on his brand new single “Tu Mera Nahi” which marks his debut single. You may know him as part of the talented Malik family–dad is Daboo Malik, mom is Jyothi Malik and of course his younger brother is Armaan Malik. He is also the grandson of Sardar Malik and his uncle is music composer and singer Anu Malik. So yes, he comes from a very talented family but Amaal opens up about his struggles trying to find his place in the Indian music industry. Despite coming from a connected family and making his composer debut in Salman Khan’s film ‘Jai Ho,’ Amaal opens up about his days struggling, being called the most untalented Malik, and how he almost quit the industry and was prepared to leave India to start afresh. Watch the episode now to get to know Amaal’s story better. Enjoy!Read more
You know you binge watched INDIAN MATCHMAKING, the show that has become a viral hit and had everyone talking about what finding love, dating, and marriage is like in the South Asian community. Today on my show, I have the woman that has become a breakout star on her own, APARNA SHEWAKRAMANI. Her zesty one liners have become memes and you either REALLY LOVE her and don’t but today on the show you will definitely get to know her better.
Aparna is opening up about what it was really like being part of the show, how her life has completely changed, what her future plans are now, and we talk about…HER LOVE LIFE! Watch the interview to find out what Aparna’s dating status is and why she has her wedding all planned out!
Welcome to Episode 36 of “In Conversation”. This time I’m chatting with ZAID ALI aka ZaidAliT! Zaid has been making YouTube videos for 10 years and has created a digital empire for himself. He opens up about how bullying and feeling as an outcast lead him to start his YouTube channel and how he managed to turn YouTube into a full time career. He also opens up about his wife Yumnah, their marriage, and when he plans to become a Dad! After so much success on YouTube, Zaid also reveals what his future goals are and what his acting debut will look like! Get to know Zaid even better today in this episode.Read more
After the interview, it’s time to play the RAPID FIRE ROUND! This time NIKHITA GANDHI is in the hot seat answering all my random fun questions. She’s dishing on who her celebrity crush is, who she wants to perform at her wedding, and even tells me how she met OPRAH! Get to know NIKHITA in a fun new way!Read more
In this episode of my podcast series “In Conversation”, I’m chatting with singer songwriter NIKHITA GANDHI! She’s sharing her journey from dentist to breakout Bollywood star, with tons of hits that all started with RAABTA. She shares the REAL story on how AR RAHMAN discovered her, how she landed RAABTA, her Canadian favorites (including JUS REIGN!), and what the future looks like for her. Get to know the sweet and talented Nikhita Gandhi today on the show!Read more
Welcome to Episode 33 of “In Conversation”. This time I’m chatting with Poonam and Priyanka Shah aka The Shah Twins! The sisters have become YouTube sensations with their highly successful dance channel and viral videos. Their passion for dance has opened up many doors including brand deals, commercials, and even Bollywood! You may recognize them from “Manmarziyaan” staring Abhishek Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu. Director Anurag Kashyap actually discovered the twins from their YouTube channel! You may also recognize the twins from season 9 of “Jhalak Dikhla Ja” and their numerous dance covers with your favorite celebrities like Jonita Gandhi, Simmi Singh, Jacqueline Fernandez, Nargis Fakhri, and more! The ladies are opening up about their journey and talking about making it on YouTube, making money online, creating your own opportunities, and even their love lives!Read more
Ladies and Gentlemen, say hello to DESI MA! She’s on the show sharing her journey as a female rapper and breaking down barriers for women in the desi music scene. We get to know her early days hustling in Winnipeg to landing her major big break with “Goriye” from Gully Boy. Get to know Desi Ma even better today in this episode of “In Conversation”!Read more