Born on June 28th 1973, Vishal Dadlani is one of the best music producers that Bollywood has seen in its current times. Also regarded as one of the pioneers of original independent music, he is the vocalist of the indie rock band Pentagram. Incidentally, he is one half of the Bollywood music composer duo Vishal-Shekhar since 1999. They have composed music for 60 films, released over 300 songs and performed over 1000 shows worldwide.
Vishal is a globe trotter and is known for his versatility. He also founded the extremely popular indie-giant OML aka Only Much Louder with Vijay Nair in the year 2002 which is a huge music festival that is celebrated in all the metro cities of India. Although Vishal is no longer a part of the core group at OML, he still performs for Pentagram at the music festival. He also launched his own label in 2015 namely ‘Vishal Likes This’ aka VLT
He was also a part of the musical documentary known as ‘The Dewarists’ where he collaborated with Imogen Heap. He also collaborated with international star Akon for Ra.One. A creator of indie rock, pop music and electronica, he has brought the much needed change in Indian music industry and his openness towards the variety of music is something than has got him to this league.
Listed below are 10 of his most popular tracks. Enjoy!
5. Ishq Sufiana
9. Dhan Te Nan
10. Tu Jahaan