BREAKING NEWS !!!CREATING HISTORY !
FROM BOLLYWOOD TO HOLLYWOOD..MAKING INDIA PROUD AGAIN !
There is TRULY great International news for India to be proud of !After being the only Indian Singer to win the “Grand Prix”(Gro Pri) in Germany competing with 21 countries, plus Singing live at the International Unicef Concert in Europe etc, today the loved Indian Singer of more than 100 Bollywood songs, well-loved as ‘The Awaara Bhavaren Girl’, HEMAA SARDESAI, goes INTERNATIONAL ONCE AGAIN! This time along with the well-known Indian tv star, also known as ‘Datta Bhau’, MISHAAL RAHEJA. Both are CREATING HISTORY ITSELF, all thanks to none other than the
WORLD KNOWN AMERICAN MUSIC EXECUTIVE AND INDEPENDENT FILM PRODUCER IN HOLLYWOOD, GRAMMY AWARD WINNING PUBLISHER, TONY MERCEDES.Many known singers from Bollywood etc have dreamed of making it in Hollywood through the decades, but FINALLY the CHOSEN ONE in Hollywood is none other than, Hemaa Sardesai. Discovered by Tony Mercedes, she also introduced Mishaal Raheja, to this great American Music Mogul.And So..for THE FIRST TIME IN HISTORY, a well-known established American Music Executive in Hollywood has produced and invested in an AMERICAN EP Album with Indian Singers, titled ‘STRONGER AND STRONGER’.GRAMMY AWARD WINNER JARED LEE GOSSELIN, too has worked on this EP. The new American single “POWER OF LOVE”, is the debut single by HEMAA SARDESAI featuring MISHAAL RAHEJA, and s to be released in NEW YORK, USA in Dec 2017.Tony Mercedes says –
“I really believe in and respect Hemaa. Not only for the magnificent singer that she is, but the great human being that she is as well. I have worked with many talented artist in my career, but none with a heart the size of Hemaa’s. Hemaa’s sincere concern to make the world a better place to live in for all is not only echoed in her music but in her life’s journey as a fighter for justice and equality. A voice for those whom the powers to be have attempted to silence. So it is with pride that I accepted the challenge to finally complete this historical project with her.
Hemaa introduced Mishaal to me and I think other than his impressive talent, and I am happy he has a heart for the world. It was wonderful working with them both on this hit International EP, ‘Stronger And Stronger’, and I am proud of them.”Brief on HEMAA SARDESAI – International and National Achiever, is addressed by many in India as “One of the most respected lady celebrity stars of India”. She is also the only Indian Singer to win the coveted Grand Prize (Grand Prix) at the International Pop Song Festival in Germany, representing India, and also is again the only Indian Singer to represent India at the International Unicef Concert in Europe.
Tony Mercedes, other than being on the way to create history with Hemaa’s new EP produced by him, has also prompted Hema to work with the likes of music legend Betty Wright in Miami, USA, some time ago.Nicknamed in Germany as ” ‘The Indian Nightingale’ and ‘Audience Darling’ who came sang and conquered”, many times addressed by media and fans as “The bubbly and inspiring singer of hit songs”, Hemaa Sardesai has successfully performed live in many countries across the globe. She is the only singer who has sung duets with five superstars including Amitabh Bachchan(Baghban) and Shahrukh Khan(Josh), with her more than 100 playback songs right from ‘Awaara Bhavaren'(Sapnay) to ‘Ishq Chandi Hai'(Biwi No.1), from ‘Jaanam Samjha Karo’ to ‘Tere Sangh ek Simple Si Coffee'(Zameen), from ‘Main Kudi Anjaani'(Zor), to ‘Baadal Pe Paon Hai'(Chak De India) which is included in the top 5 most inspirational songs of Bollywood, and so on. She is also loved for her super hit albums like Hindustani Gudiya, Sufi Jannat, Piya Se Milke Aaye Nain etc.
Complimented for her performances by six Ex-Prime Ministers of India, Hemaa is the only the Indian Singer who has heartfully and selflessly contributed most extensively to charitable/needy causes from the very beginning, being there for many. Other than several more awards, she was also honoured with the Female ‘Icon Of The Year’ Award(Male recipient Kailash Kher), and other than being bestowed with many more awards, she has been adjudged as one of the best live performers of the industry and has been presented by MTV as “The Queen of Songs”..and “Singer with the most amazing stage presence”.
Brief on MISHAAL RAHEJA.
Mishaal Raheja is a renowned Indian television actor who has won a million hearts amongst viewers both in India and across the global Indian diaspora. His work on television has also amassed a huge fan following in Indonesia, Thailand and Singapore.
His series ‘Laagi Tujhse Lagan” topped the viewership polls in South East Asia and he has just completed an extensive promotional visit to Indonesia on a special invitation by a leading television channel.Within a year of repeated rounds of the industry, he was spotted by none other than prolific Film Maker and Producer Mr. Anurag Basu who gave Mishaal his first break with an MTV film.
With this first break Mishaal went on to do lots more work on Television and win awards. The characters he played in the daily soaps were a huge hit garnering much admiration and traction with the audience so much so that his screen name of ‘Datta Bhau’ was often what he was addressed with in his interaction with audience and people in general – a true recognition and endorsement for any Artiste .
He is now stepping into the world of music with a childlike energy, curiosity and passion.
Brief on TONY MERCEDES –
Other than his many achievements in the film and music field, Grammy Award Winning Music Publisher Tony Mercedes is also one of the publishers of today’s world-famous hit single ‘Shape Of You’ by Ed Sheeran.Tony has sold over 25 million records in his lifetime. He has worked with world renowned artist such as Usher Raymond, Pink, Ceelo Green, TLC etc and produced and promoted other loved talented artist such as , Pressha, Duice, J.T. Money etc. Among many chartbusters, his grammy award winning song ‘No Scrubs'(TLC), was hugely popular all over the world and Tony Mercedes hand delivered the biggest record in TLC history to LA Reid and Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds with a then unknown producer Kevin “Shekspere” Briggs. Ironically at the same time that TLC’s No Scrubs was the number one pop and R&B record in the country, Tony Mercedes also had the number one rap record by J.T. Money titled “Who Dat” in the country in the same week in the billboard charts. LA Reid once quoted, “Tony Mercedes has golden ears.”Hemaa has her own honest and sincere story to tell on her struggle in New York, USA, years ago, where she was further pursuing her International dream. Incidently Mishaal has his own beautiful love story in New York as well.
Some years ago Tony happened to hear Hemaa’s songs played to him by his friend Richard Omar from Houston. Believing immediately in Hemaa’s talent, Tony not only invited Hemaa to Usa, but also put in a considerable amount of finance to record several songs with Hemaa, a project that was awaiting completion until now.Hemaa introduced Mishaal to Tony, in Sept 2017. Soon Tony made sure Hemaa landed in Hollywood, Los Angeles in Usa, along with Mishaal, and now he is finally all set to release their first American single.Grammy Award winner Jared Lee Gosselin, has worked on the music recording/mixing/mastering of the songs on the EP. The songs were recorded at the very famous ‘Cycadelic’ Studio, at Universal City, Los Angeles, where the late MICHAEL JACKSON, himself recorded many songs.And so thanks to Tony Mercedes’ pure belief in true talent, with this first American EP of it’s kind in Indian history. Hemaa and Mishaal, are truly CREATING HISTORY, with this great project being globally a TRUE PRIDE FOR INDIANS!
…………………..TOP 25 Bollywood HITS OF HEMAA SARDESAI–
1. Badal Pe Paon Hai – Chakde India
2. Yaar Bina Chain Kahan Re – Main Aur Mr. Right
3. Sun Suniyo – for Koena Mitra – Musafir
4. Chori Chori
– for Neha Dhupia – Garam Masala
5. Raatein Badi Hai – for Priyanka Chopra – Asambhav – duet with Naseeruddin Shah
6. Hai Re Hai Re – for Kareena Kapoor – Khushi
7. Tere Sang Simple Si Coffee – for Bipasha Basu – Zameen
8. Chali Chali Phir Chali – for Hema Malini -Baghban – duet with Amitabh Bachchan
9. San San Nananana – for Kareena Kapoor – Ashoka
10. Qayamat Qayamat – for Isha Khopikar – Qayamat..solo
11. Kehna Hai Tumse Kehna – for Manisha Koirala – Mann
12. Nach Meri Jaan Nach – for Rekha – Mujhe Meri Biwi Se Bachao
13. Kitne Kisse Hain – for Tabu – Astitva..solo
14. Eli Re Eli – for Kareena Kapoor – Yaadein
15. Apun Bola
– for Aishwarya Rai – – Josh – duet with Shahrukh Khan
16. Zinda Hai Hum Toh(O Maria) – for Aishwarya Rai – Josh
17. Ishq Chandi Hai
– for Sushmita Sen – Biwi No 1
18. Jungle Hai Adhi Raat Hai – for Karishma Kapoor – Biwi No 1
19. Jaanam Samjha Karo – for Urmila Matondkar – Jaanam Samjha Karo
20. Dhingtara Dhingtara – for Mink – Humara Dil Aapke Paas Hain
21. Hum To Dil Chahe Tumhara – for Preity Zinta – Soldier
22. Mein Kudi Anjaani Ho – for Sushmita Sen- Zor ..solo
23. Tere Pyaar Mein – for Sushmita Sen – Zor
24. Yeh Dil Deewana – for Mahima Chowdhary – Pardes
25. Awaara Bhavaren – for Kajol – Sapnay ..solo
HIT ALBUMS OF HEMAA SARDESAI
1. Piya Se Milke Aaye Nain
2. Hindustani Gudiya
5. Sufi Jannat
MISHAAL RAHEJA – Repertoire of work..
2008 – MTV film – “Pyar Vyar and all that” – Main Lead Protagonist.
2008 – Film by Anurag Basu – ‘Love Story” – Main Lead Protagonist
2011 – South East Asia’s leading Television Show- “Laagi Tujhse Lagan” – Main Lead Protagonist
2014 – Television Series – “Encounter” – (Cameo)
2015 – MTV short film – “shaadi vaadi” – Main Lead Protagonist
2015 – Television Show – “Maharakshak Aryan – (Cameo) Lead
Mishaal Raheja was awarded the most prominent television actor in 2011 of India.
2008 – Pepsi MTV Youth Icon- PMYI Nominee for party hard Drivers (Nominated)
2010 – ITA Best Actor Popular Award for “Laagi Tujhse Lagan”- BIG Star Entertainment Awards (Nominated)
2010 – BIG Star Television Actor (Male) – Award for “Laagi Tujhse Lagan”- Lion Gold Awards (Nominated)
2010 – BIG Star Most Entertaining Television Actor – Male
2011 – Lions Gold Most Prominent Actor Award for “Laagi Tujhse Lagan”- WINNER
2016 – Golden Petal Award for Best Actor (Male) (Nominated)
2016 – Golden Petal Award for favourite ‘ jodi’ for “Ishq ka rang Safed”- (Nominated)