Anisha Saikia , for those who are not familiar with , is a singer / songwriter / composer and a licensed Zumba fitness trainer hailing from Guwahati, Assam. With her latest release ‘Madhoshiyaan’ , she is already creating a buzz in the Indian Music Industry.
She did her schooling from Disneyland High School and graduated as a Bachelor of Business Administration from Gauhati University. She also earned her Bachelors degree in Indian Classical music from Bhatkhande Gharana. She was initiated into the world of music by her mother Ranjumoni Saikia (Masters of Music) who is also a B high (AIR) approved ace Classical and Assamese modern song singer.
Anisha has been doing stage shows since school but after graduation to support her family she moved to the corporate world and her last corporate job was as a Risk Analyst in CitiBank Mumbai.Having faced hurdles and difficulties on her way up , she believes in positivity all through and through and says bad memories should have no place in your heart and mind if you need to climb up the ladder.
While she was paying her dues, fate turned her wheels of destiny. She was chosen to be the part of a reality show Sur Sagar in DD national in 2016 and in the same year she was also selected for Zee TV Saregamapa. She quit her job then and there as Saregamapa opened doors for her to another TV show called Yaaron ki Baraat in Zee TV hosted by Riteish Deshmukh and Sajid Khan. In this particular show she was the lead singer of the band and was present in all the episodes and worked with almost all the ace actors, directors and singers of Bollywood, namely Amitabh Bachan, Shatrughan Sinha, Shaan, Shahrukh Khan, Farhan Akhtar, Akshay Kumar Rajkumar Hirani, Karan Johar etc. It was an eventful year where she performed with various artists around the world and ended it with a bang with a NYE show with great musical duo Sajid Wajid.
Currently she is an exclusive artist with Happydemic. Happydemic is a music company headed by Radhika Mukherjee. This company has brought her really close to music Icon Shaan. Radhika Mukherjee and Shaan are more than mentors to her now. She calls Happydemic her second family. Several surprises are also expected from Happydemic in the coming year.
As an individual artist she has released the Hindi single ‘Madhoshiyaan’ and will release another English single ‘The Right one’.
She also holds the credit as the co-composer and singer of ‘Kheli meli mon’ for the Assamese cult film Local Kung Fu 2.