We don't discuss music at the dinner table but he is fully supportive of my career.' So, what does music mean to her, apart from a career? ' she exclaims.'Music is the biggest dimension of my persona. I am an introvert who has only learnt to let go through my songs,' she explains.Not too many musicians in Bollywood can boast of a discography that is as impressive as composer duo Vishal-Shekhar’s.I find an intensity about those tunes and lyrics that somehow go missing today,' says Shreya.Her Unplugged episode also includes some of her best - Sun raha hai (Aashiqui 2), Agar tum mil jaao (Zeher), Deewani mastani and Mohe rang do (Bajirao Mastani), besides Laija laija, a non-film number she had once recorded with classical vocalist Ustad Sultan Khan.
Her sweet and magical voice has been a source of fantasy for many and a strong inspiration to others.The industry is trying to figure out what to do next.Trial and error happens when artists set out to do something new,' she says.There is not enough push for pop music by people who control the music scene,' she points out. Her marriage to online entrepreneur Shiladitya Mukhopadhyay in 2015 shocked fans for the abrupt way it happened.'Marriage has changed nothing about me,' she laughs.'I married a good friend of over 10 years, so for me it happened gradually.
What remains obvious is she has seen a lot of changes, and has survived it all.