Subhi is a singer songwriter based in Chicago. With lyrics in Hindi & Urdu, her debut album ‘Shaitaan Dil’ showcases a blend of her Indian roots and the prominent Jazz culture of Chicago. It was during her travels back and forth between Mumbai & Chicago that the songs were written and highlight her journey as an artist.
Her album release show was hosted by Old Town School of Folk Music (World Music Wednesday Series) and The Jazz Institute of Chicago (Jazz Club Tour 2017).
Subhi was a speaker & performer at TEDx Naperville 2017 conference and has performed at several venues including Navy Pier (Chicago), Lotus World Music Festival (Indiana), Red Poppy Art House (San Francisco), Brooklyn Raga Massive (New York City) & Eye On India Festival (Chicago). She recently opened for Red Baraat's Festival of Colors tour at Dakota Jazz Club (Minneapolis) & CSPS Hall (Cedar Rapids).
Her upcoming shows include performance at Google Headquarters (California) as part of Talks at Google series & The Kennedy Center (D.C.).
In India, Subhi worked with leading Indian Digital platforms: Y-Films (YRF) & The Viral Fever (TVF) and has composed for National Award winning film director Nila.
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