Jun 8, 2015
Indo-Canadian Singer/Composer/Lyricist Raj Ramayya has been a consistently strong force on the international music scene. in both Asia and North America. Featured as a guest Singer/Composer with several distinguished artists ranging from Yoko Kanno (Cowboy Bebop,Ghost in The Shell, Wolfs Rain) Tatsuya Oe ( Chic, Serge Gainsborough)Chris Mosdell (Eric Clapton, YMO), Songwriting Guru Ron Sexsmith and a host of others he has produced and collaborated on over 26 albums released internationally.
Ramayya’s film scoring projects have won him a SIMPIA motion picture award (“Best Canadian Soundtrack”) featuring his Electronic/Indian/Fusion music project entitled “Bhang Lassi”. Bhang Lassi’s music was the soundtrack to the multiple Gemini award winning docudrama Cosmic Current and was released on Dynastic Records, Japan to critical acclaim. Music from the new Bhang Lassi CD was also featured on the soundtrack to the recently released CBC docudrama “Mad Cow, Sacred Cow”. The film which was the 3rd highest rated docudrama in the history of the CBC also screened at film festivals worldwide including the Mumbai Film Festival 2010 and was the recipient of several Canadian film awards.
Cosmic Dare “Cowboy Bebop” Cosmic Dare (Pretty With A Pistol)
Mad Cow Sacred Cow Trailer
Konami beatmaniaIIDX14 GOLD- “Make Me Your Own”
Gungrave Game Ending Theme- OST- “Here Comes The Rain”
With over 250 television commercial writing, co-writing and singing credits to his name, Ramayya is instantly recognizable in Japan as the composer/voice for several well known products ranging from Asahi beer and KFC to Volvic, Toyota and Coca Cola. Ramayya is also well known for his involvement with game projects such as Konami’s hit series “Rythmania”, Sega’s “Racer”, Capcom’s “Resident Evil”, MTV Japan’s mega hit animation series “The World Of Golden Eggs”, Victor Entertainments “Gungrave”, Anime Cult movie “Cowboy Bebop” and many more.