Launched to provide a platform to aspiring music composers to promote original English music, NEXA Music today released its much-awaited music video by maestro A.R. Rahman. Titled “You Got Me”, this music video is about the celebration of music and new indigenous talent in English Music.
NEXA Music, Lab was instituted to provide an English music platform to aspiring musicians. Over 1000 entries were received across the country, of which the top 24 were shortlisted by the jury comprising of A.R. Rahman and Clinton Cerejo. These musicians were guided by the jury to reproduce their tracks under the mentorship of the headline talent of renowned musicians. The 24 original English music compositions by the participants were released on NEXA Music’s YouTube Channel. These videos complemented the 4 exclusive NEXA Music videos composed and released by headline talent from NEXA Music.
The NEXA Music, Lab winners feature in the music video, ‘You Got Me’ along with A.R. Rahman. Further, they will go on to compose 4 original exclusive songs and features in their respective music videos. NEXA Music, Live Gigs is NEXA’s endeavor to provide an exclusive experience to its customers and the audience at large. This will serve as a platform for these budding musicians who will get a chance to perform live with mentors and headline talent. A total of 12 live gigs are planned across 8 cities in the country.
Talking about the association with NEXA Music, Mr. A R Rahman said, “The NEXA partnership has made it possible to extend the much-needed support to independent artists who are creating original English music across India. Our objective is to give budding artists a chance to collaborate with some of the best musicians in the industry to produce music that reaches viewers across the world.”
NEXA Music was instituted by NEXA in association with A.R. Rahman’s media venture Qyuki Digital Media to provide a platform for young musical talent in India, promoting original English compositions.