Vibha Saraf is an Indian artist lyricist and Bollywood playback vocalist. She performs society melodies and composes and performs music for soundtracks, fundamentally Kashmiri people propelled tunes. Her work has been highlighted on the soundtracks for the movies Raazi, which went to win Best Film in the 64th Filmfare Grants, and Crevasse Kid, the fourth most elevated netting Bollywood film of 2019. In 2019, she was mutually named with Harshdeep Kaur for Best Female Playback Vocalist for the 65th Filmfare Grants and Best Female Playback Artist for the twentieth Global Indian Film Foundation Grants for the melody Dilbaro, from the 2018 show thrill ride Raazi.
Early life and education
Vibha Saraf was brought into the world in the Fateh Kadal neighborhood of Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir in India. During the mass migration of Kashmiri Pandits from the area, her family moved to New Delhi, India, when Saraf was three years of age. She started taking classes at Shriram Bharatiya Kala Kendra, reading up Hindustani old style music for a very long time prior to reading up popular music for a considerable length of time. Saraf filled in as an administration specialist for a considerable length of time prior to stopping to seek after music.
In 2013, Saraf moved to Mumbai to seek after her profession in music. After one year, she had recorded her most memorable soundtrack melody, a two part harmony with Arijit Singh named “O Soniye” for Titoo MBA. The following year, in 2015, she sang “Feeling Avnavi,” close by Advait Nemlekar, for the soundtrack Gujjubhai the Incomparable. She delivered her presentation single “Harmokh Bartal,” in 2016. A bhajan from Kashmir that Saraf chose to observe Kashmir’s way of life and music, Saraf reconsidered the tune, with Tapas Relia forming it and Ashwin Srinivasan playing woodwind and Ankur Mukherjee, guitar.
In 2018, Saraf performed “Dilbaro” for the film Raazi. The tune was composed by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy and was motivated by the Kashmiri people wedding melody “Khanmoj koor.” She was named for a Worldwide Indian Film Foundation Grant for the presentation in 2019. In February 2019, Saraf delivered “Kab Se Kab Tak,” a two part harmony with Ranveer Singh. Saraf additionally co-sang the melody “Dil Mein Mars Hai” close by Benny Dayalfor the Mission Mangal soundtrack, which was delivered in the mid year of 2019. That very year, Saraf performed on the Ravine Kid soundtrack in the two part harmony “Kab Se Kab Tak” with Ranveer Singh. Saraf has composed music for Nucleya, whom she met momentarily at an air terminal after a presentation. The two traded music over WhatsApp and Saraf composed verses. She has since composed two tunes for Nucleya and performed on one, the last option which was “Behka,” for the film High Jack.
Music & Discography
Vibha Saraf has showed up in music recordings in her tunes. She shows up in the music video of the tune ‘Mumal’ where she is a co-vocalist with a Rajasthani society artist Dapu Khan. Vibha likewise shows up in her own music video ‘Jalwe’ alongside Absar Zahoor. She has sung for Bollywood and furthermore in other Indian dialects including Kashmiri, Telugu, Bengali and Tamil. She composes verses for both film and non-film tunes and likewise makes melodies for both the entertainment world and Free music.
Saraf’s music is impacted by conventional music of Kashmir, Jammu and Ladakh. Saraf refers to the music she heard growing up, as sung by her grandparents and mom, as making Kashmiri music “subliminally” in her. She believes more individuals should grasp the sufism in the tunes. She additionally tracks down motivation in Kashmiri writing, including the verse of Habba Khatoon and Lalleshwari. In a meeting with The Hindu in 2019, Saraf depicted her advantage in sharing Kashmir-enlivened people music with a more extensive listenership as an obligation that “falls on our age” to “adhere to our foundations.” In the meeting, she communicates an appreciation for the conservation and prominence of Punjabi music.
Vibha Saraf won the Best Female Playback Vocalist grant for the tune Dilbaro, Raazi at the twentieth IIFA Grants hung on 18 September 2019 in Mumbai, India. Saraf and Harshdeep Kaur likewise mutually won the Best Female Playback Vocalist at REEL Film Grants 2019 for Dilbaro, Raazi, as well as the Zee Cine Grant for Best Playback Artist – Female for a similar tune.