Lavita Lobo is a singer from Mangalore currently residing in Chennai. She’s a recipient of the AR Rahman Scholarship at KM College of Music & Technology, & also, the Best Western Classical Singer Awardee. Lavita was trained in Western Classical from Dr. Cynthia Smith & is currently training in Carnatic Music from Dr. Padmasini.
She won the best Konkani Vocalist award in 2011 &Benedryl Golden Voice of Mangalore. One of the songs she sang for the movie ‘Lake of Fire’ was Shortlisted at the Oscars for the best song. Lavita is best known for her interactive, lively & power-packed live performances. Her song ‘mi amor’ from the series ‘Trip-2’ was an absolute favorite among the audiences. She’s also sung and written all the songs from the same series. Currently, she has some excite playback songs in the pipeline.
Ten years from now you will be?
Yet a singer. Hopefully touring all around the globe with my band.
Who is your favorite singer?
Sunidhi Chauhan, Beyoncé
If I was to turn on your iPod right now, what five artists/songs would I see on your recently played list?
Bruno Mars, Billie Eilish, Imogen Heap, AR Rahman, Pritam, Vishal-Shekhar, Beyoncé, Lady Gaga, Sia & so many more.
Any advice on how to conquer stage fright?
Prepare yourself thoroughly, breathing exercise before getting on stage, remember the audience wants you to do well, feel confident & let it all go.
If not singer then what?
I’d probably be a Pianist or Psychologist.