SOUTH AFRICAN PERFORMING AND RECORDING ARTISTE, COMPOSER AND MUSIC PRODUCER.
Widely traveled to more than twenty-five countries, her voice with its unique timbre is her passport to much acclaim. She has had the honor of performing for a select audience at the United Nations and receiving overwhelming applause. The late world-renowned Pakistani singer and Grammy winner Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan Saheb heard her sing in Mumbai and was all praise for her talent and voice which he described as ‘steeped in soul and emotion’.
Shashika is born a natural singer. She embarked on Hindustani classical training only after completing her university education, and continues to learn from Pandit Sudhindra Bhaumik, but she loves to experiment with different styles hence her performances range from classical to pop, bhajans to Bollywood, in fact she allows her voice to roam as a free spirit singing from her soul.
In December 2014 her single Manzil Tu Hi was released and was not only No. 29 on iTunes Top 100 World chart but also received an award in California, US for best hindi pop song.