Alif is a singer, songwriter, poet & an IRAA winner for his single ‘Like A Sufi’; he has also won the DadaSaheb Phalke Award for his track ‘Lalnawath’ and an IIMA Award for Best Folk Song for his ‘Ride Home’ with Noor Mohammad. Since 2014, Alif has been teaching song-writing and poetry at Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce, Pune. He is also an adept film-maker and scriptwriter, who  conceptualizes and directs videos. This year has seen Alif score, produce & direct music for an upcoming feature film directed by Shlok Sharma and produced by Anurag Kashyap & Navin Shetty. Alif has featured as well as lent music to the Amazon Prime Original - Made In Heaven S2.