Dedication and Passion to produce quality work
“ Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to your mind, flight to your imagination and life to everything”- Plato.
Nikhil Kumar is a composer, Programmer and a Music Producer. His tryst with music began in the year 1999, picking up the bass guitar he formed a band with like-minded musicians. Apart from playing the base guitar, Nikhil picked up percussions, Keyboards on the way to produce quality sound tracks that led to winning almost every single music competition in the state from the year 1999 to 2003. Networking through the industry brought Nikhil together with a few like-minded musicians and thus leading to the release of the critically acclaimed first music album “Mystique, The Magic of Music”. The album saw its share of success with ardent music lovers when it hit the artist section in the leading daily The Hindu dated October 27th 2003. The tracks “Give us Salvation” and “Tu Mera Tha” became a huge hit with the youth in Bangalore.
Further on Nikhil has been instrumental in Composing and Producing background scores for numerous corporate documentaries, short films. Nikhil has essayed a key role in nurturing fresh and new talent into the music production industry. He has been coaching various new comers into the field of Music and radio production industry through his voice training and radio production coaching classes across the country. He is also credited to welcome some of the top rock bands in the country to perform in Bangalore city at various cultural festivals.
His Pop/Funk Rock single “Angel Eyes mil tho Kabhi”, hit the stands on 8th March 2014 by Shriya Media in India. Nikhil has penned the lyrics, Composed and programmed the track while British Singer Millie Mercedes has crooned the vocals. It’s a well-balanced mix of Hindi and English lyrics. Music veteran Bass guitarist Cedric D'Sa has provided additional music elements for the track. The track was released digitally worldwide by Shriya Media. The track is available online on iTunes, Google play, Spotify.
Nikhil is presently working on his next untitled music album, which is due to be released early 2015. The album features some of his new compositions and will feature a remix version of his previous release “Angel eyes mil tho kabhi”. Shriya Media will be handling the worldwide digital release. Shriya Media has gone another step ahead in executing their audio productions and artist recording management by collaborating with “Goombal”, one of the world’s best online event management tool providers in the United States of America.
Nikhil Kumar as a Musician and Producer has a Global footprint, having worked in regions like Dubai, United Kingdom, India, United States of America for over a decade. Apart from being a Musician, Nikhil is also an internationally acclaimed voice over artist and producer. He has voiced and produced over 4500 radio and television commercials till date, majority of which are Musicals. He has won numerous awards for his contribution towards FM radio across the world.
Nikhil has been instrumental in Setting up various Radio and Television channels in India. He was one of the first FM radio voices Bangalore heard on Radio city when it launched in the year 2000. He was the only Promo Producer for Radio Mirchi Bangalore when it launched in 2005, dished out some of the most heard- requested Musical Jingles, Promos, and commercials. His radio presentation skills are most sought after and being a successful Radio Jockey has come naturally. His most popular Radio show “Dr Love” has brought him International Fame and Recognition. Nikhil has been coaching new comers into the Radio industry at various Voice training centers and Production houses. He has Headed Production for reputed organizations like The Times of India (Radio Mirchi), TV9 News Network (News 9), Channel 4 Radio Network (Radio 4 Fm).
Nikhil Kumar is a Multifaceted Entertainment Professional; he has been a professional dancer for over a decade and has performed numerous stage shows with Bollywood celebrities at various award ceremonies. The dancing skills of his was best exhibited in 2011 when he reached the top 3 of the most popular reality dance show on Colors “Jhalak Dhikla Ja” for the Middle east region. Nikhil has won several Medals in Pistol shooting during Karnataka State olympic Games. Pistol Shooting by far has been his favorite Hobby. Nikhil Kumar believes in nurturing new talent and has been working towards the same for years now. Presently he is one of the Directors at Shriya Media Pvt Ltd.
Compose and program music for full length feature films, documentaries and background score.
We help setup new radio and television channels, right from creative team to conceptualization and execution.
We have a large database of fresh professional voices male, female, kid to produce international quality radio and television commercials, advertisements.
Radio promos, station imaging, station stingers, station Identities, television imaging.
- Nikhil is a very hard working person, gives more than 100% to his work. Very supportive and a great team player.
January 31, 2010, Seema worked directly with Nikhilkumaar at Radio Mirchi 98.3 FM
- Seema M Peshwani
Program Manager - SSO Global Market Intelligence
- Mr Nikhil,
His work speaks oodles of his passion. He was a very well informed and well spoken of jockey across the team. He is highly self driven, self motivated professional, who takes his work seriously than it just being a passionate hobby.
- Kaveri Nangia
Head Marketing - Hindustan times, North
- Nikhil is a highly creative & self motivated individual who contributes in every second he spends with you. With loads of positive attitude he is an inspiration for people around him to achieve extraordinary results. Given an opportunity I would love to work with this talent house once again.
- Amit Satpathy
Head Business Operations - India at Vodafone Global Enterprise
- Nikhil is the synonym for the word Passion. He truly loves is works and produces good promo's which is still jingling around. A person who is at reach even at the eleventh hour, a person who can be trusted for qualitative work. Keep rocking the air waves Nikhil.
- SriRam Vanchinathan
Head Sales - APAC at Ozone Media