Artist Spotlight: faime

Melody Baetens
The Detroit News
faime is an electronic/pop/R&B artist from Detroit

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Name: faime 

Who: faime (pronounce "fame") is 21-year-old Detroit-based singer and songwriter Yash Chaudhary. The recent graduate of Wayne State University got his stage name because "Yash" means "fame" in Hindi. 

Sound: He produces music that is a mix of many genres, including pop, electronic, R&B and folk, and is also influenced by Indian film music. Earlier this month he released a five-song EP "Mindfull," available on most streaming platforms. Listen at

Melody Baetens