indra is an author, singer-songwriter, blogger and music publisher from Barbados. She has written several songs and recorded 1,000+ background vocals/voiceovers for noted Caribbean artists, studios, advertising agencies and businesses.
With songs like, ‘Take Time To Give Love, ‘ ‘For The Brave,’ ‘Star,’ and ‘It’s A New Day,’ her music is refreshing and hope, love, justice and perseverance resonate through the songs she pens.
The 5ft travel and language fan attended M.I.D.E.M, S.X.S.W, W.O.M.E.X, W.S.I.S, C.M.E/U.N.E.S.C.O and C.O.S.C.A.P‘s ‘Women In Music‘ seminar, and was invited to be a panellist for HoneyJam Barbados‘ songwriting workshops in 2016 and 2019. Her flagship song, ‘Sweet Jamaica‘ was originally recorded by Mr. Vegas then again with Vegas, Shaggy and Josey Wales and again as ‘Sweet Lamoka‘ by Mtu Wangu Lamo from Kenya.
indra has graced the stage in song, dance, visual art, poetry and theatre, and her music is featured in commercials and two award-winning indie films, ‘Once Upon A Time In Ichirouganaim‘ and ‘A Caribbean Dream.’
She sings at milestone events, coaches aspiring artists in voice and manages ‘Joy within‘ blog. The avid nature girl has travelled to 20+ destinations and now frequently posts videos of boats and sunsets on IG. At the moment, she is recording tracks for an upcoming E.P in spring 2020.
Songwriting on the charts: #1 MTV Africa, #1 German reggae charts, #1 BBC 1Xtra, #5 U.K reggae charts, #5 David Rodigan's 'Hot Hits', #7 Billboard reggae and nominated as Best Inspirational/Gospel at the B.M.As. | 2 albums produced by Eddy Grant (C.E.O of Ice Records Ltd. and mentor)
solo onstage features include:
- The Cliff
- Sandy Lane Resort
- Ringbang Music & Arts Festival
- Barbados Celtic Festival
- City Nights
and at weddings, anniversaries, a prison, a book launch, an orphanage, an art gallery opening and national parks.