His real name is Hiresh Haridas and his stage name is Reshmonu and is one of the most renowned Malaysian artistes today. Reshmonu has an illustrious career where he is known for his soulful voice while he has been involved in several other projects in the Malaysian and regional entertainment industry.
Reshmonu was born in Malacca in 1970 where he is known for his success in the R&B music genre, making him one of the few Malaysians involved in this particular segment. He burst into the Malaysian music scene in 2003 and has been actively involved ever since. His first album ‘Monumental’ was released in 2003 which pretty much springboard him into fame through songs like ‘Walk Away’, ‘Like This’ and It’s You That Matters.
In a year after Reshmonu released Monumental, he took home 3 awards at the 2004 AIM (Anugerah Industri Muzik), the ‘Best Male Vocals’, ‘Best New English Artiste’ and the ‘Best Engineering for an Album’. That would be the sign of more to come where he would be called upon to open for international artistes including Alicia Keys, Black Eyed Peas and Nicole Scherzinger, among others. The charttoping song ‘Hey Waley’ remains as one of his hit songs while Reshmonu continues to enthrall fans around the country with his sultry voice and impressive performances.
Albums and Songs
Reshmonu’s most successful album was ‘Monumental’ while he repackaged it in 2004 called ‘Monumental – The Journey Continues’. While in 2007, he collaborated with Universal Music Malaysia to release ‘Superfine’ before releasing ‘Harapan’ 2 years later.