Brooklyn Shanti is most well known for award winning work spanning the last decade in the area of fusion music. He has been called the "Indian Bambaataa" for his pioneering work in India with hip-hop, by Afrika Bambaataa (the Godfather of hip-hop culture). He has worked with many highly respected names, spanning generations, from A.R. Rahman to Medeski, Martin and Wood. Most recently, he has embarked upon his acting career in Bollywood while simeltaneously executive producing projects for the world's leading media and branding firms.