He has been credited for curating and creating music for the modern Indian dance floor. His penchant for going against the grain is what led him to winning the 2018 launch edition of Amazon Prime Video’s original show ‘The Remix’, a competition between music producers, that is broadcast in over 200 countries. Bringing his trademark style to the city, DJ Su Real is all set to perform in Chandigarh at SOCIAL on December 14.
The DJ also performs for a monthly mixtape on BBC Asian Network, as part of Bobby Friction’s popular show. Su Real’s contemporary revitalization of the East-West fusion formula has also garnered international attention as his track Bajre De Soundboy was licensed for the EA Fifa ’18 trailer, where it hit over 7 million views across platforms.
Su Real has played support slots for a veritable who’s who of dance music today including the likes of Major Lazer, Skrillex, Diplo, Jason Derulo, Yellow Claw, among several others. Nucleya, the reigning king of Indian EDM has long been a benefactor, offering him key support slots on his tours and album launches. Su Real has also performed at major music festivals including Sunburn, Vh1 Supersonic, Timeout72, NH7 Weekender, MTV Bloc Party, India Bike Week and more.
In 2016, Su Real released his most meticulously crafted output to date –Twerkistan. The full-length album boasts 16 explosive dance tracks fusing the latest nano-genres of Western dance music with Eastern motifs and melodies accompanied by lyrics in English and Hindi. To date, he has released 10 music videos heavily supported by and aired on VH1 India. Get set to catch him in action in Chandigarh.
When: December 14 (Friday)
Where: SOCIAL, Sector 7, Chandigarh
Entry: Rs 1,000 (cover charge)