Wiki – Vishal Shekhar is a pair of two music directors known as Vishal Dadlani and Shekhar Ravjiani. They have worked together in giving music in a number of Hindi, Marathi and Telugu movies. These simply include Dus, Jhankaar Beats, Om Shanti Om, Bluffmaster, Dostana, Bachna Ae Haseeno, Anjaana Anjaani, Chintakayala Ravi, Ra.One, Chennai Express and Student Of The Year. The two got recognition in music world when they composed music for the film called Jhankaar Beats wherein the song Tu Aashiqui Hai turned a big hit. The duo was awarded with Filmfare awards under best music composition category under new talent. In Musafir, they were seen blending the techno music along with the Indian sounds wherein it includes Door Se Paas and Saaki. In the year 2005, they were seen composing three different hit scores including Dus, Bluffmaster and Namaste.
Biography – Vishal Dadlani is basically a vocalist from a Bombay based electronic band knownas Pentagram wherein he collaborated with the songs like Minds Without Fear from one of the episodes of The Dewarists with Imogen Heap. While Shekhar Ravjiani is among the trained classical singer who has learnt the same from the legend called Ustad Niaz Ahmed Khan. In his childhood he played the accordion for this own father who happened to be the big music enthusiast. Shekhar also participated in Sa Re Ga Ma Pa in 1997 a popular Zee TV program. He has even composed a Marathi song known as Sanzi in 2012 and Saavli along with Sunidhi Chauhan in 2013.
Apart from composing and directing music for different movies, they also are involved in other projects as well. The duo was seen judging the Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge of 2007 at Zee TV and was also seen together in another talent show- Jo Jeeta Wohi Super Star along with Farah Khan. Also, they were the judges in on Amul Star Voice Of India Mummy Ki Superstars. They also played the part of mentors and judges in the Zee TV reality show called Sa Re Ga Ma Pa along with Sajid-Wajid. The two have composed the title track for daily soap of Star TV known as Navya andPiya Re Bhavri. The two were seen composing the anthem song for KKR in season 3. Vishal is among the first musician from India to perform live who will be accessible over the internet and smartphones. With this the two would be seen in the Guinness Book Of World Records. They do perform a number of live shows both in India and abroad, while the two composed the IPL 6 & 7 anthem songs – Jumping Japaang and Chalo Bulawa Aya Hai respectively.
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