Songstress, Performer & Producer Sona Mohapatra rose to prominence with the TV show, Satyamev Jayate, wherein she frequently performed as a singer. Her songs and persona resonated with the audience, and soon her music started registering many 'likes' on digital platforms, making her an internet sensation. Ever since, she has grown to become a popular singer-music composer.
Famous for super hit Bollywood songs like 'Ambarsariya', 'Bedardi Raja' and 'Naina nu pata hai,' Sona is an electrifying live performer who has done a plethora of live performances along with her band in India and abroad.
Apart from her work, Sona is also vocal about many social issues such as gender inequality, toxic masculinity, unequal opportunities for female music composers, and hate speech on social media, to name a few.
In a recent chat with MAKERS India, this unapologetic, relentless go-getter opened up about her work and more.
Interview by Geetika Sachdev
Produced by Varnika Gupta, Edited by Amith Ediga