Hear Christmas Songs from Indian Indie Artists to Amp Up the Festive Spirit
Join artists Rohan Solomon, Gwen Fernandes, Keshia B and more in spreading the holiday cheer
Rohan Solomon – “It’s Christmas”
New Delhi/New York singer-songwriter Rohan Solomon shares a warm, acoustic laden and bouncy song with “It’s Christmas.” The pop-rock track showcases the musician’s rich voice as he sings about togetherness and the festive feeling. The song also includes a succulent guitar solo that further amps up the track.
Gwen Fernandes – The Best Christmas Ever
Mumbai-based singer-songwriter Gwen Fernandes’ eight-track Christmas album The Best Christmas Ever includes a range of carols such as “Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree,” “Santa Baby” and “White Christmas.” Fernandes’ honeyed vocals, harmonies and perfect pitch are a treat to the ears as she delivers a slick contemporary performance while also adding in a dose of nostalgia. The record is perfect for when you are setting up your Christmas tree or sipping on hot chocolate with your loved ones.
Starring Vanya – A Starring Vanya Christmas
Mumbai-based artist Vanya Creado aka Starring Vanya’s 10-track album A Starring Vanya Christmas includes R&B, hip-hop as well as soaring vocals. Songs like “Memories of Gold” and “Christmas Rock And Roll” will have you jiving, while “You Have Been A Cheater” will see Santa playing matchmaker for you. Starring Vanya offers plenty on this upbeat Christmas record.
No Home – “christmas go away”
Bengaluru duo No Home comprising artists Mary Ann Alexander and Tejas Ramakrishna deliver indie-rock delight this festive season with their single “christmas go away.” Although the song does include traditional bells and piano parts, No Home brings in their own flavor with Alexander’s poignant vocals, a polished production, elegant guitar and drums as well as shimmering harmonies from the duo.
Keshia B – “Christmas in Mumbai”
As soon as Mumbai-based singer Keshia B’s strong vocals are heard on her new holiday song “Christmas in Mumbai,” you’re immediately drawn in. The artist paints a beautiful picture of what Christmas is like in the Maximum City over blissful production, grooves and melodies.
Tubby, Samantha Noella – “Christmas Time”
Mumbai producer Tubby and singer Samantha Noella join forces for a beautiful collaboration on “Christmas Time.” Featuring Noella’s heavenly voice, drums by Vinayak Pol, sax from Los Angeles-based Mark Hartsuch and two choirs, the track is the perfect cozy tune for Christmas Day.