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Manasi Scott

Manasi Scott kick-started her professional singing career with Pune’s hottest rock band Dark Water Fixation that was offered an international recording contract with Sony in the 1990s while she was still in school. With a plethora of stage performances under her belt since the age of 8 as a singer, actor, dancer and master of ceremonies, it was not long before her stage performing prowess with the band took them all over the country. Manasi Scott rocked Vegas last year with her new musical featuring the music and history of Indian film music, scripted and performed with her support team, at the Venetian, with outfits specially designed by Neeta Lulla, Gavin Miguel and Jean Paul Gaultier. She has now turned composer, writer and singer for Sanjay Gupta’s Acid Factory the stunning video for which, featuring her, has been shot by Sanjay Gupta himself and was voted the no. 2 video of 2009 by MSN users. Manasi is fluent in Hindi and English, and also Punjabi. She has also the title track for the I Am She for Salim-Suleiman for the Sushmita Sen Ms. Universe Pageant, has super-hit Tamil playback hit ‘Pattu – Pattu’ for Yuvan om Dick and Harry Rocks Again. Manasi made her lead acting debut last year in Abbas Tyrewala’s Jhootha Hi Sahi, as the 2nd lead opposite John Abraham. She has also composed, written and sung Tere Pyaar Mein for the Rohit and Manasi Joshi – Roy produced film Love Story which released last year on Zoom. Her new music has been composed, sung and co-written by her and produced by Ashish Manchanda, the multi Grammy winning producer/engineer Bruce Swedien’s Protege and co-written by lyricist Amitabh Bhattacharya (singer of the infamous Tauba Tera Jalwa), and her songs also feature Palash Sen, Mika, Raghav Sachar, Shibani Kashyap, Anushka Manchanda and Ishq Bector.