Bombay Jayashri Ramnath is an Academy Award nominated, Indian Carnatic music vocalist and music composer. She is a disciple of violin maestro Lalgudi Jayaram. She has performed at various festivals and venues all across India and in over twenty different countries. Jayashri was born in Kolkata into a Tamil family of music connoisseurs and musicians. Jayashri performed her first concert in 1982. Jayashri is also a playback singer whose film music includes Collaborations with music composer Harris Jeyaraj, has won her the Filmfare Awards South for Best Female Playback Singer for the popular song “Vaseegara” from the Tamil film Minnale. She collaborated with composer Mychael Danna on “Pi’s Lullaby” from the film adaptation of Yann Martel’s book Life of Pi in 2012 for which she got an Oscar nomination.