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CHIRAG TODI

Indie Artist

A songwriter, composer and guitarist based in Ahmedabad. He is the founding member of Heat Sink and has worked with maestros like A.R.Rahman. Check out his music on your favourite streaming platform.

 
Love Nobody - Chirag Todi (ft. Ramya Pothuri & RANJ) | Official Music Video
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Chirag Todi

Love Nobody - Chirag Todi (ft. Ramya Pothuri & RANJ) | Official Music Video

‘Love Nobody’ is a fun remote collaboration between Chirag Todi (guitar), Ramya Pothuri (vocals), RANJ (rap), Pushkar Srivatsal (production), and Srilakshmi (music video). Song link to all platforms: https://linktr.ee/lovenobody Follow me on social media: https://www.instagram.com/chiragtodi/ https://www.facebook.com/chiragtodi98/ Composition: Chirag Todi, Ramya Pothuri, RANJ, Pushkar Srivatsal Video Conceptualization & Direction: Srilakshmi Music: Chirag Todi - Guitar, Composition Ramya Pothuri - Vocals, Composition, lyrics RANJ - Rap, composition, lyrics Pushkar Srivatsal - Production, arrangement, composition, mix, guitar Protyay Chakraborty - String section Ralph Menezes - Bass Darren Floyd Fernandes - Guitar Drona Acharya - Mastering Dohnraj - Artwork Video: Srilakshmi - Direction, Dance, Editing Tom - Dance & Choreography Assistant Director - Sehej DOP - Jigar Dholakia Stylist - Diya Basu Venue - Kanika Juneja Production team - Arpit Joshi, Avisha Concept by Srilakshmi & Sehej Co-producer - Tushar Kejriwal Cast - Karan Tiwari, Karan Asrani, Sehej Link to buy the song: https://chiragtodi.bandcamp.com/album/love-nobody-ft-ramya-pothuri-ranj Sign up to my mailing list: https://forms.gle/4MjEhxhSxuBjfHQZA Lyrics: Thinkin’ bout those moments Things I never showed you Pieces of the puzzle You never wanted to place Yeah it was all about you Pain was just a way to Point the finger at my chest You won’t admit that I’m Growing up and soon I’ll be Lighter than what you left me I can finally see now That you could never love somebody (x2) You could never love somebody Like you did with me You could never love somebody Like you did with me Yeah you could never love somebody Rap: Days like this, my mind plays tricks Takes me back to a stolen kiss on borrowed time And I’ve seen some fucked up shit, ancestral guilt, Always feel lost at sea no maritime And there’s something wrong with me I see the same as change, overpay till I’m bankrupt, but shit I’d rather lose my dollar signs this a different hit But I’m so much better for it, how could I forget That You could never find another love like this Could’ve let us fly you never loosened your grip Only needed the shoulder never the chip, But you wouldn't meet me in the middle [Cleft lip] things I Don’t miss Done holdin’ your pages like I’m a paper clip Bend me over I’ll land on my feet backflip Gave you somethin’ real but you chose to let it slip, [you ain’t a kid] Now I’m on my own journey round trip Growing up and soon I’ll be Lighter than what you left me I can finally see now That you could never love somebody (x2) You could never love somebody Like you did with me You could never love somebody Like you did with me Yeah you could never love somebody
Desire - Chirag Todi (feat. Pushkar Srivatsal & Tanya Nambiar) | Official Music Video
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Chirag Todi

Desire - Chirag Todi (feat. Pushkar Srivatsal & Tanya Nambiar) | Official Music Video

'Desire' is Chirag Todi's debut single which is part of his upcoming EP 'Panodrama'. This song was written and produced during the lock-down through online collaboration with indie artists across India. #Desire #PopSong #AnimatedVideo Song link to all platforms: https://linktr.ee/chiragtodi Link to buy the song: https://chiragtodi.bandcamp.com/track/desire Credits: Chirag Todi - Guitar, Composition, Direction Pushkar - Vocals, Backing Vocals, Lyrics, Composition Tanya Nambiar - Rap, Lyrics, Composition Abhay Sharma - Saxophone Marc Damania - Bass Dennis Johnson - Rhythm guitar Divyang Arora - Production & Arrangement Nirmit Shah - Mix & Master Animation - Aabir Baoni (@aabirbaoni) Artwork - Farah Ahmad Visual Effects - Rushi Ladani Management - The Alt Bright (Saloni Adeshra & Rushi Ladani) Sign up to my mailing list: https://forms.gle/4MjEhxhSxuBjfHQZA Follow me on social media: https://www.instagram.com/chiragtodi/ https://www.facebook.com/chiragtodi98/ Lyrics: Time passes by like the breeze Like sand through your hands, Or a storm through the trees No one can be so strong, and defy the soul and not follow after the dream Pre chorus: You can run all you want but (There's no cover when it shoots) You can be who you want but (You can't paint over your hue) There's a freedom in being caught (When it holds you by the collar) Holds you by the collar Chorus: Ooh Desire, desire Ooh Burning like fire Ooh Desire Desire, Ooh I'm on my knees Rap: You can do what you like tonight You gotta groove to the beat alright Fast cars, fast life everyday Hustle through town all night and day We be moving up and down and cruising all around We got it going on Life seems good, you know it should We've learned to stand our ground Pre chorus: You can run all you want but (There's no cover when it shoots) You can be who you want but (You can't paint over your hue) There's a freedom in being caught (When it holds you by the collar) Holds you by the collar
Be Easy - Chirag Todi (feat. YodaDrunk) | Official Music Video
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Chirag Todi

Be Easy - Chirag Todi (feat. YodaDrunk) | Official Music Video

‘Be Easy’ is my second single part of my upcoming EP 'Panodrama'. The song was composed and recorded post lock-down through collaboration with indie artists across India. Song link to all platforms: https://linktr.ee/chiragtodi Link to buy the song: https://chiragtodi.bandcamp.com/track/be-easy Composition: Chirag Todi & Yohan Marshall Animation & Direction: Chirag Chaudhary Chirag Todi - Guitar Yohan Marshall - Vocals, Drums, Lyrics Raag Sethi - Production, Arrangement, Bass Abhay Sharma - Saxophone Nayan Kapadiya - Keys Protyay Chakraborty - Mix & Master Farah Ahmad - Artwork Managed by The Alt Bright (Saloni Adeshra & Rushi Ladani) Recorded at Compass Box Studio Video Compositing and Editing : Chirag Chaudhary and Kai Negi @catastrophically_left Follow me on social media: https://www.instagram.com/chiragtodi/ https://www.facebook.com/chiragtodi98/ Sign up to my mailing list: https://forms.gle/4MjEhxhSxuBjfHQZA Lyrics: You're just trouble, wrapped in a smile and you’re just wasting my time, Now you wonder, “what's yours, what's mine” hoping that you will find. Be easy, I won’t let you just Crash before the flight. Keep spinning, until you trust What's beyond the light. You're just buried, in self doubt you’re - always changing your mind.. Rain & thunder makes you wonder - about, leaving all things behind Be easy, I won’t let you just Crash before the flight. Keep spinning, until you trust What's beyond the light. I don't even know the game you're playing me I just wanna see you fly so very high and let you I don't even know the game you're playing me I just wanna see you fly so very high and let you Be easy, I won’t let you just Crash before the flight. Keep spinning, until you trust What's beyond the light.
Panodrama - Chirag Todi (ft. Warren Mendonsa & Shreya Bhattacharya) | Official Music Video
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Chirag Todi

Panodrama - Chirag Todi (ft. Warren Mendonsa & Shreya Bhattacharya) | Official Music Video

'Panodrama' is my fourth single which is the title track of my EP ‘Panodrama’. The song was composed and recorded over this pandemic through online collaboration with Indie artists across India. #Panodrama #IndieMusic #MusicVideo Song link to all platforms: https://linktr.ee/panodrama Buy the EP here: https://chiragtodi.bandcamp.com/album/panodrama Composition: Chirag Todi, Warren Mendonsa & Shreya Bhattacharya Video Conceptualization & Direction: Tushar Kejriwal Chirag Todi - Guitar, Composition, Production, Keys Warren Mendonsa - Lead Guitar, Composition Shreya Bhattacharya - Vocals, Composition Jai Row Kavi - Drums Marc Damania - Bass Nirmit Shah - Mix, Master, Vocal recording engineer Rudra Kabir - Lyrics Raag Sethi - Guitar recording engineer Artwork - Aabir Baoni Tushar Kejriwal - Music Video Direction, shoot, editing, conceptualizing Recorded at Compass Box Studio & Fat Cat Productions Management - The Alt Bright (Saloni Adeshra & Lay Vakil) Follow me on social media: https://www.instagram.com/chiragtodi/​ https://www.facebook.com/chiragtodi98/​ https://www.twitter.com/chiragtodi/​ Sign up to my mailing list: https://forms.gle/4MjEhxhSxuBjfHQZA​ Camera used to shoot: Sony a7 III Full-Frame Mirrorless Interchangeable-Lens Camera (Body) https://amzn.to/3yj26jz Lyrics: I miss the days of fat leading men when all characters weren’t funny Each dialogue didn’t need no one-liner and pithy soundbites didn't make much of a meal Chorus: Every character doesn’t need to be a star your two bit-part shouldn't need a Kevin Hart I miss the days of scenes never punctuated by jump cuts and storylines that don’t make cents over sense Or maybe I’m a little older and more refined now My tastes are more defined I Shouldn’t be this bitter over the changing times I miss it all the same, when a vision lit the flame I do like the time travel Parallel worlds and multiple dimensions That makes my mind unravel and make me want to travel to places really far out of my way Chorus: Every character doesn’t need to be a star your two bit-part shouldn’t need a Kevin Hart I miss the days of scenes never punctuated by jump cuts and storylines that don’t make cents over sense
Beyond Your Blues - Chirag Todi (feat. Vrnda Dhar) | Official Music Video
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Chirag Todi

Beyond Your Blues - Chirag Todi (feat. Vrnda Dhar) | Official Music Video

‘Beyond Your Blues’ is my third single which is part of my upcoming EP ‘Panodrama’. The song was composed during the lock-down as a sketch through online collaboration and then got developed into a fully produced track over the year in collaboration with indie artists across India. #JazzFusion #IndieMusic #MusicVideo Song link to all platforms: https://linktr.ee/chiragtodi​ Link to buy the song: https://chiragtodi.bandcamp.com/track/beyond-your-blues Composition: Chirag Todi & Vrnda Dhar Video Conceptualization & Direction: Tushar Kejriwal Chirag Todi - Guitar, Composition Vrnda Dhar - Vocals, Lyrics, Composition Raag Sethi - Production, Bass, Slide Guitar, Video Shoot Prayaag Barooah - Lead Guitar Shivang Kapadia - Drums Kandarp Kavishwar - Keys Protyay Chakraborty - Mix and Master Artwork - Nishad Tushar Kejriwal - Music Video Direction, shoot, editing, conceptualizing Recorded at Compass Box Studio & Ferris Wheel Studios Management - The Alt Bright (Saloni Adeshra & Lay Vakil) Compass Box Studio - Recording Studio Follow me on social media: https://www.instagram.com/chiragtodi/​ https://www.facebook.com/chiragtodi98/​ Sign up to my mailing list: https://forms.gle/4MjEhxhSxuBjfHQZA​ Camera used to shoot: Sony a7 III Full-Frame Mirrorless Interchangeable-Lens Camera (Body) https://amzn.to/3yj26jz Lyrics: Dream away look within deep inside The show must go on tonight Skies unra-ravelling Moaning for the shades of redemptive cosmos beyond your blues Losing self in this relentless madness, a masquerade When the sky came alive For a moment or a two Write a letter on the shore Sing a song for the night Carry with her, All your bitter failure Wear your scars away Finally you let it in Chorus: Walk away From myself A million times Defying every Dream and melody to ever hold Every hour Passing by My demons speaking to me Believing all the sounds that promise me nothing Solo: Losing self in this relentless madness, a masquerade, trusting my light Even though it’s almost time For another dawn to prime Shine through my sorrows Searching tomorrows Finding myself in this lost serenade Skies of a different blue will come save me Chorus: Walk away From myself A million times Defying every Dream and memory to ever hold Every hour Passing by My demons speaking to me Believing all the sounds that promise me nothin Dream away look within deep inside The show must go on tonight Skies unra-ravelling Moaning for the shades of redemptive cosmos beyond your blues Losing self in this relentless madness, a masquerade Losing self in this relentless madness, a masquerade
Be Easy (Pushkar Remix) | Dance Music Video | Chirag Todi ft. YodaDrunk
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Chirag Todi

Be Easy (Pushkar Remix) | Dance Music Video | Chirag Todi ft. YodaDrunk

Remix of ‘Be Easy’, my second single, made beautifully by Pushkar Srivatsal and dance choreographed by Saloni Adeshra. #DanceMusicVideo #Remix #BeEasyRemix Song link to all platforms: https://linktr.ee/chiragtodi​ Link to buy the song: https://chiragtodi.bandcamp.com/track/be-easy-pushkar-remix Chirag Todi - Composition, Guitar Pushkar Srivatsal - Composition, Production, Arrangement, Guitar Yohan Marshall - Vocals, Composition, Lyrics Ralph Menezes - Bass Raag Sethi - Production Protyay Chakraborty - Mastering Compass Box Studio - Recording Studio Management: The Alt Bright Farah Ahmad - Artwork Dance & Choreography: Saloni Adeshra (@SlowKnees) Art Direction, Lighting Design and Visual Projection: Aaron Mathews Directed, Shot and Edited by Siddharth Nair Production Assistant: Ananya Maheshwari In Association with R M Lights and Sound, Vadodara Venue partner: Wonky Works Online store of Wonky Works: https://wonkyworks.in/​ Follow me on social media: https://www.instagram.com/chiragtodi/​​ https://www.facebook.com/chiragtodi98/​​ Sign up to my mailing list: https://forms.gle/4MjEhxhSxuBjfHQZA​​ Lyrics: You're just trouble, wrapped in a smile and you’re just wasting my time, Now you wonder, “what's yours, what's mine” hoping that you will find. Be easy, I won’t let you just Crash before the flight. Keep spinning, until you trust What's beyond the light. You're just buried, in self doubt you’re - always changing your mind.. Rain & thunder makes you wonder - about, leaving all things behind Be easy, I won’t let you just Crash before the flight. Keep spinning, until you trust What's beyond the light. I don't even know the game you're playing me I just wanna see you fly so very high and let you I don't even know the game you're playing me I just wanna see you fly so very high and let you Be easy, I won’t let you just Crash before the flight. Keep spinning, until you trust What's beyond the light.
 
Windmills | Bangalore
24 Jun, 9:30 pm
Bengaluru,
TOWER-1, 5B Rd, next to L&T Infotech, Shivaji Nagar, EPIP Zone, Whitefield, Bengaluru, कर्नाटक 560048, India
 

PRESS MENTIONS

Apart from making a video with A.R Rahman, Chirag Todi's music has achieved appreciation from major publications, magazines, Podcasts and newspapers. 

His music is wildly loved for being groovy, calming yet experimental.