Tere have been many vocalists coming and going in the Punjabi music industry of late, but ‘SHARRY MANN’ is one who is ready to set down his market and is here to stay.
Sharry, who has completed civil engineering from Rode College, Moga has created wonders with ‘Yaar Anmulle’ by breaking all previous records for an unsigned Punjabi singer on the internet.
Swiftly becoming one of the most talked about names in the Punjabi music industry, Sharry Mann took the opportunities of the internet and Youtube to new heights in 2010.
Sharry first came to light after his tracks were leaked via the web namely ‘Kudiyan Te Bussan’ which attracted a lot of attention.
His step to stardom took place a few months ago when he released his first produced single ‘Yaar Anmulle’.
‘Yaar Anmulle’ is based on college life and reminiscing about the good times had with friends that we all have regardless of where we have grown up be it skipping classes, cruising with mates or pursuing girls. This was all to unparalleled success even in comparison to Asian music releases from the UK & North America within the same period. The track received attention from all corners of the globe with many viewers connecting with the subject of the track; reminiscent of student life, youth and friendship.
Within one week of the song video, which features pictures of Sharry Mann and his friends, being uploaded to YouTube it had reached 200,000 views which far exceeded any recent video released by a UK Bhangra artist for the same time frame and the view count after one month was over 450,000. To date the track has received just over 1,000,000 hits, a tremendous achievement when it was released in August 2010!
Yaar Anmulle has been written by Chandigarh Engineering College (Landran) student Babbu alias Akashdeep Singh, who has been writing songs for the past four years and Yaar Anmulle is his first studio recorded song. The music for the song has been provided by Nikk (Sarvpreet Singh Dhammu) from Canada.
Till ‘Yaar Anmulle’, Sharry remained unsigned, however inevitably he was approached by Ruby & Dinesh of Speed Records to release an album including his smash hit tracks. The album titled ‘Yaar Anmulle’ is accompanied by a touching video for the title track produced by director of the moment Rimpy Prince. The album itself has released in India, it is likely he will be snapped up by sister label Moviebox/Kamlee Records in UK/North America.