Artist Spotlight

9 Posts

All the news on Saavn’s latest Guest Editors, featured artists, and anything else you need to quench your thirst for gossip. Hey, we love celebrities too!

  1. An Earful of Irrfan

    Sneha Mehta Sneha Mehta

    Saavn's Editor-In-Chief, playlist mastermind, and Bollywood trivia phenom. Posted Jul 11, 2013 in Artist Spotlight

    The most interesting man in the world! From Salaam Bombay to D-Day, one of India’s international bright lights, Irrfan Khan, is sharing his favorite music with Saavn listeners today! Check out Irrfan’s favorite tunes on his Irrfan’s Mix playlist, only on Saavn. We also had a chance to talk classics (Jim Morrison and Pakeezah, anyone?)… Continue Reading

  2. Rapping with Ranveer

    Sneha Mehta Sneha Mehta

    Saavn's Editor-In-Chief, playlist mastermind, and Bollywood trivia phenom. Posted Jul 6, 2013 in Artist Spotlight

    Ranveer Singh has his sights set on Saavn – the debonair Lootera lead is sharing his music picks with Saavn listeners today! Check out Ranveer’s favorite tunes on his Ranveer’s Picks playlist, only on Saavn. We also had a chance to talk New York, New York and 90s backbeats with this young Turk. His message… Continue Reading

  3. Shotgun Sonakshi

    Sneha Mehta Sneha Mehta

    Saavn's Editor-In-Chief, playlist mastermind, and Bollywood trivia phenom. Posted Jul 5, 2013 in Artist Spotlight

    Shotgun Jr. takes aim at Saavn! The burgeoning superstar and Lootera lead is sharing her all-time favorites with Saavn listeners today! Check out Sonakshi’s favorite tunes on her Sonakshi’s Picks playlist, only on Saavn. We also had a chance to discuss dance and daddy dearest with this straight-shooter. Her message for us? “Music does play… Continue Reading

  4. Sweeter Than Sugar

    Sneha Mehta Sneha Mehta

    Saavn's Editor-In-Chief, playlist mastermind, and Bollywood trivia phenom. Posted Jun 18, 2013 in Artist Spotlight

    It’s the International Villager himself, Yo Yo Honey Singh! The superstar singer-rapper-producer, who just released “Bebo” with frequent collaborator Alfaaz (exclusively on Saavn, in India), is sharing his all-time favorites with Saavn listeners today! Check out Yo Yo Honey Singh’s top picks on his All Time-Favorites playlist, only on Saavn. We also had a chance… Continue Reading

  5. Next Action Hero

    Sneha Mehta Sneha Mehta

    Saavn's Editor-In-Chief, playlist mastermind, and Bollywood trivia phenom. Posted Apr 8, 2013 in Artist Spotlight

    Ready for spring training? Actor, model, and martial artist Vidyut Jammwal, who stars in this Friday’s Commando, is sharing his workout mix with Saavn listeners today! Check out Vidyut’s choice for Song of the Day and his handpicked gym tracks, Vidyut’s Workout Mix, only on Saavn. We also had a chance to talk body beautiful, movies, and music… Continue Reading

  6. Model Behavior

    Sneha Mehta Sneha Mehta

    Saavn's Editor-In-Chief, playlist mastermind, and Bollywood trivia phenom. Posted Mar 11, 2013 in Artist Spotlight

    We’re starting the week off on the right foot. Model-actress-singer and Miss World Tourism Sonal Chauhan, who stars in this Friday’s 3G, is sharing her picks with Saavn listeners today. Check out Sonal’s choice for Song of the Day and her handpicked workout tracks, Sonal’s Gym Playlist, only on Saavn. We had a chance to chat… Continue Reading

  7. Rise of the VJ

    Sneha Mehta Sneha Mehta

    Saavn's Editor-In-Chief, playlist mastermind, and Bollywood trivia phenom. Posted Mar 2, 2013 in Artist Spotlight

    This weekend, Saavn’s got a special treat for you: former Channel V VJ-dancer-critic-musician-producer-director-actor (whew!) Luke Kenny is guest editing our Hindi and English home pages. You can check out Luke’s picks for Song of the Day in Hindi and Song of the Day in English (for our India-based listeners only), along with his specially-selected featured playlists for… Continue Reading

  8. Reaching for the Stars

    Sneha Mehta Sneha Mehta

    Saavn's Editor-In-Chief, playlist mastermind, and Bollywood trivia phenom. Posted Jan 14, 2013 in Artist Spotlight

    We’re excited to announce our new Celebrity Guest Editor program! In a first for any Indian music streaming service, Saavn is inviting celebrities who use Saavn to curate our site and app for a day. Our first Guest Editor is none other than Neil Nitin Mukesh (he of the legendary Bollywood legacy). You can listen… Continue Reading

  9. Sridevi Kicks Butt

    Saavn Saavn

    Free Bollywood, Hindi, and Indian Music. On the web, on your phone, even offline. Posted Feb 18, 2011 in Artist Spotlight

    When you think girl power what comes to mind? Buffy The Vampire Slayer? Rosie The Riveter? Sridevi? Recently I was browsing through youtube, a favorite hobby of mine, hoping to find some interesting videos – somehow, don’t ask me how, I entered the following search term: “Sridevi Fight Scenes.” So apparently, in her hay-day, Sri… Continue Reading