Started singing in 1986 with an indian orchestra named naya andaz. Joined another indian orchestra named triveni in 1988 and stayed with them for two years doing cover versions of indian film songs, chutney, calypso and reggae.
In 1989 recorded first calpyso single “sumintra” and have been recording songs every year since to coincide with the annual carnival that’s celebrated in trinidad and tobago. In 1990 left triveni to pursue a solo career.
Over the last sixteen years tours have included many parts of the USA, Canada, Europe, China and the Caribbean. Have travelled to India also in 1997 as part of a cultural delegation of the government of Trinidad and Tobago for India's independence celebrations. Was again invited to tour India in 2004 to specifically perform at the pravasi bharatiya conference in Delhi (in recognition for his work in the field of Indian music outside of India,) and then to four other cities over a three week period. Accompanied the Trinidad and Tobago world cup football squad the soca warriors to Germany to be part of the cultural troupe for the 2006 football world cup games.
Credits/Awards: 1998 Chutney Soca Monarch 1999 Chutney Soca Monarch 1999 Chutney Monarch 2000 Chutney Monarch 2001 Chutney Soca Monarch 2001 Young King Of Calypso 2001 South Calypso Monarch 2001 National Unattached Calypso Monarch 2001 Placed Seventh In The Dimanche Gras Calypso Commpetition Becoming The First East Indian To Make It To The Finals Of Same And The First Person To Win Four Major Titles In One Year In The Calypso And Chutney History Of Trinidad And Tobago. 2002 Chutney Soca Monarch 2003 Chutneysoca Monarch 2005 Chutney Mardi Gras Champion 2005 New York Chutney Soca Monarch 2006 Soca Awards :Chutney Artiste Of The Year 2006 Best Lyricist : Mortor 2006 Most Popular Local Song : Mortor 2006 Song Of The Year : Mortor 2010 3rd Place Groovy Soca Monarch (First Chutney To Place In Top Three) 2011 Chutney Soca Monarch( First Recipient Of 2million Prize By People’s Partnership Govt) 2012 Independence Chutney Soca Monarch (1st Winner ) 2012 Awarded National Award Humming Bird Gold In Field Of Culture 2015 Double Joint Chutney Soca Monarch And Traditional Chutney Monarch