Sona is an artiste, singer & performer who has defied the Bolywood route to popularity with her full blooded voice, electric style and electrifying performances.
She is a trained Hindustani classical singer but her first love is the folk music & folk styling’s f her country. Sona aspires to bridge the ancient to the contemporary with her music & apart from releasing her own albums & singles, has collaborated on tracks with international music icons like David Bowie & INXS & many international DJ’s.
Sona's latest Bollywood hits include Ambarsariya, Bedardi Raja , Jiya Lage Na, Dil Aaj Kal, Naina & her performances on Coke Studio are amongst the most watched in the India edition with Piya Se Naina crossing 2 million views in the first fortnight itself. Her performances on the trend breaking TV show Satyamev Jayate on which she was also the executive producer of the musical project , have made Sona Mohapatra a household name & a youth icon. 2014 was a year of over 60 concerts & performances across the globe including a mega collaboration with the BBC Philharmonic, 100 piece orchestra. This show was transmitted live across 12 global networks from London in the month of September. Sona calls her style 'Desi-Cool' & she seeks out the cutting edge in Indian art.