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Raj Ramayya / Bio

Indo-Canadian singer/songwriter Raj Ramayya has been a consistently strong force on the international music scene. After spending half of his life based out of Tokyo, Japan, Ramayya has recently relocated to San Francisco, California. Featured as a guest singer/composer with several distinguished artists ranging from Yoko Kanno (Gundam, Cowboy Bebop, Wolfs rain) Tatsuya Oe (Captain Funk, Hotei) Chris Mosdell (Eric Clapton, YMO) Canadian songwriting guru Ron Sexsmith, Pete Sears (Jeffferson Starship, Rod Stewart) )and host of others.
Ramayya has recently been awarded SIMPIA motion picture award for "best Soundtrack" for his new Electronic Indian music project entitled "Bhang Lassi" . Bhang lassi is featured on the multiple Gemini award winning Docu -Drama "Cosmic Current and released on Dynastic records Japan. Tracks for his Raj Ramayya album are featured on the soundtrack to the award winning CBC docu-drama "Mad,Cow, Sacred Cow" Vision Networks "Who Killed Ghandi" and several upcoming movie soundtracks
With over 250 t.v commercial co-writing, writing and singing credits to his name Ramayya is also an instantly recognizable as the composer/voice for several well known products ranging from Sapporo beer to Volvic water as well as projects such as game giant Konamis hit series Rythmania, Sega "Racer", Capcoms " Resident evil 2 Biohazard" MTV Japans hit "The World of Golden Eggs" animation series and many more.
Ramayya`s musical projects such as the internationally acclaimed acoustic rock band The Beautiful Losers have had song placements on several of MTV America`s reality shows such as "Pimp my ride" as well as having opening slots for acts such as The Indigo Girls,Matt Nathanson and Coldplay.

シンガーソングライター、また声優としても活躍中。アニメソングで有名な菅野よう子氏やCAPTAIN FUNKの大江達也らをはじめ、数々のアーティストとコラボレート。NTT Docomoのキャンペーンソングや人気アニメ「WE’RE THE GOLDEN EGGS」などの主題歌なども手掛ける傍ら、多くの企業CMやアニメ、ゲーム、映画などのサウンドトラックを提供している。また、自らのバンドThe Beautiful Losersやインドテクノのプロジェクト、Bhang LassiでもCDをリリース。2005年にはFUJI ROCK FESTIVALにも出演。現在、東京、アメリカ西海岸を中心にシンガーとして活躍中。

General Info

Band Members
Raj Ramayya
Artist Name
Raj Ramayya
Home Page
http://www.reverbnation.com/rajramayya
Genres
Singer Songwriter / Bollyrock / Indian Club Music

Contact Info

Location
San Francisco, CA
Manager
raj@rajramayya.com

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