Award winning Indo-Canadian Singer-Songwriter/Composer/Lyricist Raj Ramayya has been a consistently strong force on the international music scene. Collaborating with several distinguished artists ranging from Yoko Kanno (Gundam, Cowboy Bebop, Ghost in the Shell, Wolfs Rain), Tatsuya Oe ( Elysium, Captain Funk, Hotei), Chris Mosdell (Eric Clapton, YMO, Sarah Brightman), and songwriting guru Ron Sexsmith. Ramayya is best known for his contribution to Anime cult movie “Cowboy Bebop” and “Wolfs Rain” , Capcoms “Resident Evil 2 Biohazard”, Konami’s hit series Beatmania and Rythmania, MTV Japans mega hit animation series “The World Of Golden Eggs” Victor entertainments “Gungrave” “Shenmue”.
With over 250 TV commercial co-writing, writing, placement and singing credits to his name Ramayya is also an instantly recognizable as the composer/singer for several well known products ranging from Asahi beer and KFC to Volvic, Toyota and Coca Cola. Ramayya’s recent credits include 4 top 20 songs on Billboard with a #1 iTunes dance chart hit in Japan as a featured co-writer/vocalist for the internationally renowned Japanese Deep House Music act Studio Apartment. “Strawberry Rainbow” remained on the charts for 6 months at #1.