World Music for Environmental Consciousness.
“My passion is motivating people and creating positive social impact”
Grammy® Award Winner and US Billboard #1 artist Ricky Kej is an internationally renowned
Indian Music Composer, Environmentalist and Professor.
Ricky Kej composed and produced his latest album ‘SHANTI SAMSARA’, which was launched by Indian Prime
Minister Narendra Modi and French President Francois Hollande in the presence of World Leaders at the
United Nations COP21 Climate Change Conference in Paris. For Shanti Samsara, Ricky collaborated with over
500 musicians in over 40 countries, all coming together for Environmental Consciousness. Ricky went on to
performing music from this album twice at the United Nations General Assembly, NY among other prestigious
venues all over the world.
Ricky has been awarded the United Nations "Global Humanitarian Artist". Among other awards to his credit,
he has also won Producer of the year at the South African Music Awards (S.Africa), Album of the year at
the Zone Music Awards (New Orleans), Global Indian Music Award and Mirchi Music Awards (India), Centre for
Conscious Creativity ‘FutureVision’ Award (Los Angeles). Ricky is also conferred with the title "Pride of
Karnataka" and “Youth Icon of India".
Real Leaders, a Signatory to the United Nations has named Ricky Kej as one of the 100 Real Leaders who
'Inspire the Future' along side greats like Bill Gates, Leonardo Dicaprio, Angelina Jolie and others. The
House of Commons, Parliament of Canada recently awarded Ricky for his "Outstanding Musical and
Ricky Kej a Conservationist and Environmentalist, is a professor at the prestigious National Institute of
advanced Studies (at the Indian Institute of Science) and an Ambassador to Earth Day Network.
Concert Photo Gallery
Ricky Kej has performed live in concerts to spectacular reviews from audiences around the world.
Click on the photos below to get a glimpse of Ricky Kej live in concert worldwide
Ricky Kej uses the powerful medium of visual communication to skillfully blend his music and visuals to make a powerful statement. Click below to watch Ricky Kej's music videos.