Social Talent: In this age of social media, it is a bit difficult to say when and how whose videos become viral. In today’s time, social media is no less than a boon for the talent to show his skills. Here people are busy making their identity around the world through their talent. In this special segment ‘Social Talent’ of News18, today we are going to talk about Virendra Kumar, who in today’s time knows very well to cast magic on people with his guitar strings.
Virendra Kumar is a famous guitarist, whose social networking site Instagram account is called We Play Music, where he keeps on playing his guitar strings every day. Videos of Virendra dominate social media every day. Today, on the strength of this guitar, he is also dominated in the music industry. Let us tell you, he has also shared the stage with many music artists like Badshah, Aastha Gill and Gurdas Maan.
Let us tell you, in 2021, an album of Virendra ‘Guitar on Vocals’ was also released. He also shared an anecdote related to this album. He said, ‘We all know that vocals are not always needed to appreciate music and dance. In the same way, I always wanted to create a music in which people without vocals can dance and feel that music from the heart, because I play the guitar. So, I named this album after thinking of the combination of ‘Guitar on Vocals’.
He recorded this album in his home studio. At the same time, if you look at his journey, he started learning guitar in 2013. After this, in 2014, he started with a professional level in devotional programs. In these two years, he made a lot of recognition. Virendra taught music from Delhi School of Music, Delhi, and completed Grade 4 from Rock School. Then in 2016 he became a part of Sankraman (Delhi based band). In today’s time Virendra is working for Badshah, and is the official guitar player of Aastha Gill.
FIRST PUBLISHED : August 31, 2022, 22:34 IST