Report by Santanu Ganguly; New Delhi: Recently, H-dhami was there in the capital for media interaction at Hotel palace Height.After being signed to the international powerhouse Rishi Rich Productions only 18months ago, H-Dhami’s rise to stardom can only be described as a phenomenon. After a such short span of time, H-Dhami’s career has sky rocketed across the globe and has performed at over 210 events in 38 cities across the world, Alongside all the biggest names and venues such as Shahrukh Khan, Akshay Kumar, Jay Sean, Sukhbir and Gurdaas Mann, to name but a few.
With two UK Asian Music Award nominations under his belt, H-Dhami has taken the industry by storm in just under a year. He already toured extensively with new material written by Rishi Rich and his singles are played up and down the Asian TV and Radio networks
Since signing to the company, H-Dhami has performed across the globe with brand new exclusively written by his father and himself and composed and produced by Rishi Rich plus his first video called ‘Sadke Java’ has also been played extensively across major Asian TV channels in the UK, USA and Asia. The video is the first produced by RRP and has also been nominated as Video of 2007 by Zee TV. Within just a year, the new Bhangra boy on the street has already received two nominations for the 2008 UK Asian Music Awards (AMAS) for Best New Comer and Best Male act
H-Dhami is exactly what the Asian music scene needs. He’s a young and fresh bhangra artist with an international fan base already locked in place. Dhami’s talents stem from a musical legacy. He’s the son of Palvinder Dhami – the legendary lead singer from the Bhangra band HEERA. H-Dhami was destined for big things after spending most of his life on stage from the age of six performing alongside his Dad.
His album Sadke Java released in the UK 6 months ago has achieved record breaking sales in UK, undoubtedly and officially the biggest selling album of the year. Officially voted the Number 1 album and Single of the year by the following media B4U TV Network UK, BRITASIA TV, Desi-BOX and Eastern Eye Newspaper.
Under the Management of Rishi Rich Productions H-Dhami’s success has reached instant fire success within a short span of time and ready to enter India. H-Dhami’s album Sadke Java has just been released in India under SONY BMG and is available at all outlets throughout India.
H-Dhami now being a household name and role model to all young children across UK has lead him to be the Asian Ambassador for many organisations including the FA (UK Football Association).
With reference to his first visit to India, H- Dhami said, “It feels great to be associated with great names like SONY BMG and Rishi Rich Productions, and that too with my first album. I am glad this album has been released in India and is being appreciated a lot. I have been told that my first video Sadke Java and the album have received a very encouraging response, and that me makes me really proud and happy”.
H-Dhami has currently just finished music with ANU MALIK and RISHI RICH and VERONICA for the New Cartoon Film TOON PUR – SUPERHERO due for release later this year. Watch out he will be featured in many Bollywood hit films this year.
Album: SADKE JAVA
Music: Sony BMG, Price: INR 125/-