About Hemant Rao


Hemant Rao is a canadian singer/songwriter and Montreal native. He has played numerous live shows from house concerts to festival venues (Desifest, Bumbershoot). He has toured to NYC (Arlene's Grocery, Lion's Den, Rockwood Music Hall, Googies Lounge/Living Room). He has toured the US West Coast from Vancouver to San Francisco. He also teamed up with Via Rail Canada touring from Montreal to Vancouver by train. 


Hemant Rao has garnered industry interest from Nettwerk, BMG and Prolifica/UK. His recordings have been compared to the likes of George Harrison by the news media. Hemant has released 3 full length albums and is currently working on his fourth. For the upcoming release he has collaborated with production houses in both London and Los Angeles.