Shabir

Genre: World Music

Country of Origin: India

Shabir is an award winning singer-songwriter, record producer, music composer and performer whose works are predominantly in Tamil. He is the winner of the inaugural singing competition Vasantham Star 2005; a talent quest hosted by MediaCorp Vasantham. His finest work to date is known to be Singai Naadu, the National Day Parade 2012 Tamil song that received rave reviews and a liking from the Prime Minister of Singapore, Lee Hsien Loong. Shabir remains a leading Indian artiste in Singapore with a strong fan base following in the region having released three albums to date ‘Alaipayuthey', ‘TraffiQ’ & 'Swasam-Scents of Prose'. Shabir's music is known to be an eclectic concoction of various genres & influences that includes pop, electro and world music to name a few. Shabir's lyrical style consists of wordplay, metaphor and he often experiments with cadence.