Dhamakapella is an award-winning coed South Asian fusion A Cappella group, based in Cleveland at Case Western Reserve University.
Formed in the spring of 2005, Dhamakapella's music typically mixes a contemporary Western song with a South Asian contemporary or Classical song. They have recorded and produced two studio albums, two singles, and an EP, composed entirely of original arrangements written by current members of the group or alumni. The group also competes nationally, and has won a total of 10 national titles at various South Asian Fusion competitions. In the spring of 2017 alone, Dhamakapella placed 2nd at Sangeet Saagar in Raleigh, NC, 1st at Yaadein in Boston, MA, 2nd at Gathe Raho in Iowa City, IA, and 3rd at the National Championship, All-American Awaaz, in New York, NY.