Trinidad born, Chutney Soca artist Ravi Babooram born on August 25, 1988 from Marabella, debuted his singing career at the age of 16. He attended Presentation College in San Fernando and furthered his studies at University of the West Indies.
This young talent entered the Synergy Chutney Star (Season 1) where he placed Third. That was just the beginning of singing competitions for him. Ravi entered two Pichakaree Competitions where he was a finalist on both occasions. He also entered the country’s biggest Chutney/Soca Competition, where he was a finalist on one occasion.
Perseverance, hard work and determination is Ravi’s motto and there is no stopping him when it it involves his goals and aspirations.
Ravi is no stranger to audiences. In 2010 he released four songs “Tum Mile”, “Aye Khuda”,”Sajde” and “Old Lover” on the airwaves of which the three Bollywood covers did well the local charts, gaining a lot of good reviews. In 2011 his track “What’s Going On” did pretty well.
In 2015 he came back on the scene with a track called Tere Liye, which was also the first release of the new band he sings with known as The SMS Band. In 2016, Ravi and the band followed up from Tere Liye with a cover version of Dulha Ki Maiya which did well on the airwaves. In 2017, Ravi and the SMS band did a song entitled Bad Name which was used in the official ad for Chutney Brass.
The year 2018 brought even greater success for Ravi as his song Obeah alongside Veekash Sahadeo earned him a spot in the finals of the Chutney Soca Monarch. More success followed as the band released there debut album entitled “The Beginning” for the 2019 Carnival season.Ravi is full of promise and has a burning desire to achieve his goals and follow in the footsteps of his role models Rikki Jai and Rooplal G. He wants to become a successful and all rounder singer and entertainer and to become one of the household names in the Chutney Soca Industry.
With a desire and a burning passion, Ravi Babooram is ready to take the music industry by storm, and anxiously awaits what is to come.
HER ARE SOME LINKS TO HIS MUSIC.YOU CAN LISTEN TO MORE OF HIS MUSIC ON CHUTNEYMUSIC.COM AND YOUTUBE