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Sheila Chandra / Monsoon

Sheila Chandra / Monsoon
Country
England
Profile
Sheila Savithri Elizabeth Chandra is an English singer of Indian heritage who has applied both Indian and avant-garde sensibilities to her singing and composition. Her first recorded work, begun when she was 16 years old, was as the lead singer with Monsoon, one of the first attempts at fusing Indian music with modern (80s) dance music. After a single album, she began a solo career that has largely turned toward more experimental sounds. In 2009, she started experiencing difficulties with her voice and was diagnosed with burning mouth syndrome, which has rendered her effectively mute and unable to continue her career as a singer.
Website
http://sheilachandra.com
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Releases on file (10)
Sheila Chandra with the Ganges Orchestra — Sheila Chandra with the Ganges Orchestra — "This Sentence Is True" (The Previous Sentence Is False)
(Shakti 72438-50954-2-9, 2001, CD)
Sheila Chandra — ABoneCroneDrone Sheila Chandra — ABoneCroneDrone
(RealWorld CAROL 2356-2, 1996, CD)
Sheila Chandra — The Zen Kiss Sheila Chandra — The Zen Kiss
(RealWorld CAROL 2342-2, 1994, CD)
Sheila Chandra — Weaving My Ancestors' Voices Sheila Chandra — Weaving My Ancestors' Voices
(RealWorld CAROL 2322-2, 1992, CD)
Sheila Chandra — Roots and Wings Sheila Chandra — Roots and Wings
(Narada 72438-49086-2-1, 1989/2000, CD)
Sheila Chandra — Nada Brahma Sheila Chandra — Nada Brahma
(Narada 72438-50471-2, 1985/2000, CD)
Sheila Chandra — The Struggle Sheila Chandra — The Struggle
(Narada 72438-11356-2-4, 1985/2002, CD)
Sheila Chandra — Out on My Own Sheila Chandra — Out on My Own
(Narada 72438-49396-2-5, 1984/2000, CD)
Sheila Chandra — Quiet! Sheila Chandra — Quiet!
(Narada 72438-48621-2-1, 1984/2000, CD)
Monsoon — Third Eye Monsoon — Third Eye
(Mercury 314 526 527-2, 1983/1995, CD)

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