Shayaan Oshidar is a Hinglish singer-songwriter and actress currently based in Mumbai and London. After studying at True School, she went on to pursue her degree in music from Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts (LIPA) in 2017. During her final year there, she was one of 7 students to be chosen to write with Sir Paul McCartney. In 2018 Shayaan & her writing partner Ryan using the entity HICARI, began writing songs for other artists and to date have crossed over 30 million streams worldwide on Spotify alone. They have collaborated with an amazing array of writers and producers who are
regulars for artists like ‘Dua Lipa’, ‘Zara Larson’, ‘Yungen’, Zak Abel, The Vamps, etc.
Since 2019 Shayaan has had a top 20 hit on the Billboard dance/EDM chart with ‘More than a stranger’ which was also remixed by the popular DJ duo ‘Tritonal’. Another track for Norway based artist DJ Anton reached no. 22 on Norway’s Nrkp3 Radio, the equivalent of UK’s Radio 1. BBC Radio 1 also had ‘So What’ a record she wrote with Jay Pryor on their show with Scott Mills. She has also had releases with Nicky Romero, Ayokay, Jake Miller, W&W, and Jay Pryor. These have been released on Virgin EMI, Sony Music Global, Universal Music and many independent labels around the globe. Popular Playlists and YouTube channels such as ‘Mint’ on Spotify, Apple Music’s A List Dance playlist, Proximity, Wave Music & Dancing Astronaut have also featured tracks Shayaan has written and sung on.
Shayaan is now in India working on her current Hinglish Pop project. Her cover of ‘Talk’ was featured on UK’s ‘Love Island’ which then got onto the Shazam top 100 Charts at No. 9 followed by the top 100 itunes UK Charts.