Subhi is a singer-songwriter who loves to tell stories through her songs. Her work has appeared on NPR, SXSW & Spotify official playlists.
She has performed at various prestigious venues and festivals including SXSW Music Festival, The Kennedy Center, TEDx, Talks at Google & Facebook. ABC Chicago showcased Subhi’s musical journey on their Emmy award-winning show Asian Influences. Subhi is a proud recipient of the 2019 & 2020 Individual Artist Program grant awarded by City of Chicago. Last year, Subhi was nominated as 'Best Asian Entertainer 2019' by Chicago Music Awards. Her debut album Shaitaan Dil, co-presented by Jazz Institute of Chicago, received much appreciation for its authentic sound & storytelling. Subhi has worked with leading digital platforms Y-Films, TVF (The Viral Fever) & Flipkart in India. Her song 'Lovely' was featured in the short film 'SunnySide Upar' produced by prominent producer & director Anurag Kashyap. Lovely was picked up as the title track for Sikhya Entertainment & Flipkart venture 'Zindagi In Shorts'. Her single 'Chaand Ka Chilka' won Honorable Mention in the World Music Category of International Songwriting Competition 2019. Subhi’s song ‘Wake Me Up’ entered the semi-finals for the Unsigned Only 2020 Competition in USA.
Subhi loves yellow flowers, traveling through Europe and drinking masala chai. In fact, if sent to a deserted island she would bring packets of masala chai, a lavender-scented candle and Selected Poems by Gulzar with her.