TASH SULTANA is an explosive global producer and artist who has commanded attention world wide since homemade videos went viral on YouTube. ‘Tash’ was soon selling out major arenas, a string of sold out world tours and headlining the world’s biggest festivals – no mean feat for an artist who just a year before was recording songs on a go pro in a bedroom back in 2016.
Since Tash’s grandfather gifted a guitar at the age of three, the artist developed a love for self teaching an array of different instruments around the guitar knowledge which they had been taught as a young kid during primary school. Quickly developing a unique style that has seen Tash breaking record attendances around the world. Tash plays over 12 instruments ( guitar, bass, drums/ percussion, piano/ keyboard/ synth/ Oud, trumpet, saxophone, flutes, Pan pipes, Sitar, harmonica, beat production) with guitar as their main love, a self trained vocal range spanning 6 octaves (From C2-A7 on piano) and a live show that needs to be seen to be believed.
The one-person powerhouse started out playing open mic nights at age 13 with the help of a fake ID. Soon to finish school with the reluctance to get a ‘real’ job, took to the streets to busk every day of the week on Melbournes famous Bourke St back in 2009-2015
That was the beginning of the local traction following Tash. Soon to reach a world wide global scale in the years following to present.
Recent accolades include over 1 Billion combined streams, an ARIA award for Blues and Roots Album of The Year with ‘Flow State’, smash single ‘Jungle’ coming in at #3 in triple j’s Hottest 100, achieving multi-platinum sales for the Notion EP, double platinum sales for ‘Jungle’ and platinum sales for ‘Notion’ along with numerous gold certified singles and a certified gold debut album. All self produced, self composed and self arranged.
Tash was the only artist to sell out 3 Brixton Academy shows before their debut album along with selling another 500,000 tickets worldwide which recently culminated in a sold out performance at the iconic Red Rocks Amphitheatre, the Greek Amphitheatre, with noted stand out sets at Coachella & Lollapalooza.
Tash is currently writing album number 2- TERRA FIRMA.
The second release “GREED” is available worldwide 26th June.
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For your chance to win one of my very own personal Mini Maton guitars all you have to do is:
• Download the lyrics and tab
• Cover the song in your own way
• Post it across your social media platforms
• Tag me and use the hashtag #btpcoverchallenge
I'll be picking a winner on October 15th and I'll be singing the guitar as well.
Get playing and good luck