Raghu Dixit is an Indian singer-songwriter, producer, and film score composer who is the frontman for the Raghu Dixit Project, a multilingual folk music band. Dixit's music is an amalgamation of Indian ethnic music and styles from different parts of the world. His songs include "Mysore se aayi," "Mumbai," "Antaragni," "Hey Bhagwan," "Har Saans Mein," "Gudugudiya," and "Khidki." Dixit has produced music for contemporary dance and theatre productions including the Indian contemporary dance group Nritarutya, of which, his wife, Mayuri Upadhya, is the artistic director. Dixit's self-titled debut album was launched by the music director duo Vishal-Shekhar on their new independent record label Vishal & Shekhar Music which collaborated with Counter Culture Records for this release. The album was also released on world music label Wrasse Records and Sony/ATV on 20 September 2010. The album reached #1 on the iTunes World Music charts in the UK. In 2008, he debuted as a music director in the Kannada film industry with Psycho. Raghu Dixit also composed and sang a song in the Bollywood movie Quick Gun Murugan. He made his Bollywood debut with the film 'Mujhse Fraaandship Karoge' and in 2013 he debuted in Malayalam recording with Bijibal for North 24 Kaatham. He has played many shows all over the world including in the United States, the UK, Korea, Japan, Russia, Hong Kong and India.
Born on: 11 November, 1974
Born in: Mysore, Karnataka, India.