If you have heard about the video streaming platform YouTube, then it is very unlikely that you haven’t heard about the YouTube sensation Vidya Vox. Over a very short period, Vidya has garnered a huge fan following for herself on the video streaming website.
Vidya was born in India but was raised in America. Born in the city of Chennai, Vidya grew up in Virginia. It is there that she learned about Carnatic classical music. Over the years, Vidya has had many gurus and her journey has been one where she learned about the art and its many nuances. One of the most influential teachers in her life was D.K. Nagarajan, who is the brother of the late D.K. Pattamal.
Vidya started with her Youtube videos while she was obtaining her degree in Psychology from the University of George Washington. With Youtube, Vidya was opening a door that would bring her enormous fame. Vidya is also learning Hindustani Classical and is taking lessons in Western music. She is also the lead vocalist of the Shankar Tucker Band.
Vidya has had performances in many astonishing venues around the world. Some of which include the White House, NCPA and Webster Hall. Vidya has also performed at numerous festivals which include the likes of Festivals Des Artes in Reunion Island, MERU in Netherlands, & INK Women.
Vidya Vox’s mashups got attention from many prominent celebrities like Shah Rukh Khan, Diplo, Major Lazer, and Hrithik Roshan. Vidya Vox gained fame through her channel on YouTube and has since become a sensation on the platform. Having covered many if the popular songs both in Indian Film Industry and Hollywood, her many iterations of these songs are loved by a large audience. Vidya’s take on the whole thing is not just about taking a new spin, but it also adds a new flavor, which gives it an identity of its own.
The fan-following that Vidya has amassed for herself is a testament to her competency as an artist. And now, the Youtube sensation is all set for a performance at an event in Chennai. This is going to be one of the finest musical events in town.