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Sona Mohapatra : The Proud Singer from Cuttack
Sona Mohapatra is an Indian singer and lyricist .
She was born in Cuttack, Odisha.
She has performed in concerts across the world and has been featured in albums, singles, concert webcasts, music videos, Bollywood films and advertisements.
In addition to her own material, Mohapatra has recorded remixes of songs by David Bowie, with “Let’s Dance”, and INXS, with “Afterglow”, with the latter proving particularly successful.
Sona is an engineering graduate (an engineering degree from College of Engineering and Technology (CET), Bhubaneswar, took her MBA degree from Symbiosis, Pune, and worked as the brand manager in Marico. She is also the elder sister of Pratichee Mohapatra of the band Viva.
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Her first ventures in music industry started with jingles & remixes. One of her famous jingle was for Tata Salt – Kal Ka Bharat Hai.In 2007 .
She released her debut album, Sona, on Sony Records, which sought to explore the diverse styles of rock, rhythm and blues, Flamenco, Hindustani, Baul and Romani music.
In 2009, she released the single Diljale. She recently sung a song ‘Bedardi Raja’
In the movie Delhi Belly for Aamir Khan Production’s and did a cameo in it.
She has also sung theme songs “Mujhe Kya Bechega Rupaiya” and “Ghar Yaad Aata Hai Mujhe” for the TV show Satyamev Jayate.
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