Ravi is one of the most popular Indian male artists in Trinidad and Tobago because of his versatility and charming personality. He is the youngest musical producer, director, arranger, singer and one of the most sought after musical programmer.
Ravi started singing at the age of 13 and ever since this young artiste has just kept on aspiring. He attended the Sangre Grande Hindu school, North Eastern College, University of the West Indies and he is attempting to complete his degree in Business Administration (A.B.E.) Currently at the age of 25 he is the lead vocalist, music director, producer and arranger for the popular Caribbean fused music band Karma. He is also a top radio personality with Trinidad and Tobago’s leading East Indian radio station, 90.5fm.
This young superstar was always inspired by international artistes like Kumar Sanu, Sonu Nigam, Eminem and Machel Montano, but what inspires him the most is his parents, his brother Anil, sisters Nalini and Nisha, his love for music and most importantly God. Ravi has toured the Caribbean, North America, Canada, Guyana, Europe and Suriname; representing Trinidad and Tobago’s culture, chutney and soca. He was also voted the Best New Artiste in the year 2003 and he received the award for Best Bhajan album in 2005. He is presently nominated for Best Chutney Soca artiste at the Virgin Records Awards in March 2006. Ravi was also a finalist in the Mastana Bahar and Chutney Soca Monarch competition.
Presently he is making waves with his big hit songs, ‘Gul yuh start meh’, Rum is meh lover and Barahee. Other hit songs include Mom and Dad, Destiny, Ganjawala The End, With ah bottle of rum and his version of Mangalam Ganesham.
Some of his greatest achievements includes performing along side Nitin Mukesh in 1996, Shah Rukh Khan in 1999, forming Karma in 2002 together with his Father, Brother, and Sister (“Jeewanlal, Anil, and Nisha Bissambhar”), joining the 90.5 FM family in 2002, played music for Kumar Sanu at the 90.5 FM cook out competition in 2004, the 3rd of December 2005 where he was chosen to open the Bollywood Music Awards, the Bollywood Movie Awards 2006, received Best Sounding Band at Unifest 2006 in Miami, having his own concert for Father’s day annually and singing with Babul Supriyo on the same stage at Zen.
Ravi B has already produced nine Albums which Includes Karma Evolution, A.B.C.party mix, Secret 48, Karma Mangalam, Destiny 1,2,3, Karmasutra and Karmasutra 2.0.He is a really humble person and you can look forward to a lot of success from Ravi Bissambhar yet to come in the near future.
Ravi is the 2010 Chutney Soca Monarch King. With his latest hit ‘Prescription’, he was placed 4th in the International Groovy Soca Monarch. His latest release ‘Gyul Wukkin’ for Summer will be featured along with his other tracks on the latest album Secret 69 coming soon!
Ravi B was the only artiste chosen to perform at the launch of the ScotiaBank Toronto Carnival (Caribana), he was also featured on National TV on CP24 News! Ravi recently collaborated with Machel Montano and MahaLaxmi Iyer on Ravi’s hit track Breakaway. Ravi B recently copped the award for ‘Male Chutney Soca Artiste of the year 2015’ and his track Dulahin copped ‘Chutney Soca song of the year 2015’. Karma also copped ‘Chutney Soca Band of the year 2015’.