Mallika Mehta, a multilingual Indian singer, is often referred to as the ‘Adele of Mumbai’. She’s been skyrocketing with her soulful singles back-to-back. Having released yet another Hindi single, Keh Bhi De, Mallika’s proven she’s here to stay!
Mallika has opened shows for Bollywood maestros like Shankar Ehsaan Loy, Kailash Kher, amongst other esteemed names. Having performed across music festivals, concerts, and charity events. She has learnt to play the keyboard in a unique Hindustani classical style but chooses to sing in myriad genres and different styles.
An earnest songwriter and singer, Mallika has released a 4-track English EP called “Evolve: The Story of Her” as well as three singles called “Way Too Long”, “Kahan Hai Tu”, and “Kaafi”. She believes in weaving heartfelt stories through her songs; stories that resonate with all. Her songs speak to the audience directly of shared adversities and pain.
Her latest song- Keh Bhi De, released on the 24th of June, is absolutely trail-blazing!
‘Keh Bhi De’ translates to ‘Just Say It’ is Mallika’s composition which seems to bring out a simple yet crucial facet of emotions – ‘tell the person you love, that you love them’. Just say it; Keh Bhi De!
Confessing feelings changes everything, and clarity gives one the chance to create and build on something beautiful. The song is a perfect dose of drama in terms of lyrics and melody. A mix of drums, piano, and strings rightly bring out the passion and frustration in the artist’s voice.
The exceptional track has been written, composed and sung by Mallika herself and produced, mixed, and mastered by the talented & renowned music producer Aasa Singh and recorded at WIBE Studio.
Here’s what the Washington Mail has to say about her, “Mallika’s music has been touching hearts, and her streams have been touching the sky”.
The young and vibrant musician is definitely a talent to keep a lookout for right now! Everyone seems to want to interview her to gain an insight into her aspirational journey, including the likes of Miss Malini, Mid-day, Ipopdiaries, and even Rolling-Stone India!
She made an appearance on Fever 104 FM & 94.3FM Radio One Pune (Keh Bhi De Unplugged). The song was also premiered on radio on 93.5 Red FM’s Red Indies Shuffle, which was aired across 36 Indian cities!
The Score Magazine rates her song a 4.2/5, which compels you to listen to her soulful voice at least once! A hit song is all about relatability, and her song, Keh Bhi De, is genuinely a worded reality for most of us.
A confident and poised singer, Mehta has a sensational voice with the right amount of empathy and endearment.
Songs that hit you in the right spot are the songs you remember, listen to on repeat, and recommend others. Mallika Mehta’s latest release has every quality that would make you want to do all three. So, hear up and know for yourself!