Born on 25th October 1982, Monica Dogra is an American singer of Indian origin. She has provided the Indian music scene with a remarkable voice and some exclusive music. She is one among the most popular independent artists of the country and inspires many!
On the occasion of this gifted and accomplished artist’s birthday, here are a few facts to know about her:
1. She made her debut as an actress in 2011 with Kiran Rao’s Dhobi Ghat. She also played a cameo in the movie Rock On!! She was also seen in Bejoy Nambiar’s David.
2. In December 2011, she was a judge for Rolling Stone’s music contest- Never Hide Sounds.
3. Her commercial songs include Dooriyan Bhi Hai Zaroori for the film Break Ke Baad.
4. She is the apt host of the popular music based show- The Dewarists.
5. In 2013, she performed with award winning violinist Scott Tixier.
6. In 2005, she formed the electronic rock duo ‘Shaa’ir+Func’, along with guitarist Randolph Correia. In 2007, they released their first album New Day: The Love Album, followed by Light Tribe in 2008 and Mantis in 2010.
7. Monica is currently one of the judges for the music reality show The Stage. She judges contestants alongside Vishal Dadlani, Devraj Sanyal and Ehsaan Noorani.