Zephyr Khambatta is a Singaporean singer, rapper, songwriter, record producer, actor and model who also plays the drums.
An engineering dropout from the National University of Singapore, it did not take long before Khambatta topped various classes at LASALLE College of the Arts across different music and performing art disciplines. A creative force to be reckoned with, Khambatta most recently featured in Eric Khoo’s In The Room (2015), Mediacorp Channel 5’s Tanglin (2016) and launched “More”, his 1st single as a solo artist on 4th December 2015, which has passed 5000 views on YouTube.
After graduation with a BA (Hons) Music and starting as an intern at Prime Focus World in 2013, Khambatta provided input on the final mix sessions for bollywood director Nikhil Advani’s film D-Day (2013). In 2014, Khambatta wrote, produced the music for and also featured a rap performance in comedy platform Ministry of Funny’s song and YouTube video, Snapback, which is approaching 40,000 views on YouTube.
In 6 short years in entertainment, his body of work also includes performing on drums with musical theatre and percussion groups in Singapore, modeling, and teaching drums. Khambatta also won 2nd place in the Band Category at the “IGNITE! Music Festival: Clash of the Bands 2012” competition. In addition to that, he was invited to play drums as part of Urban Drum Crew for “China-Singapore In-Concert 2010” which was screened to 100 million viewers.
Zephyr is currently working on new music set for a 2016 release and on the acting front is currently shooting on the set of the Mediacorp Channel 5 drama, Tanglin. He has previously also been featured on Mediacorp Vasantham’s TV show, Mudhal Payanam.