Multi-instrumentalist, composer, producer and singer, popularly known by his stage name Papon, is one of the most recognizable-and-sought-after voices in India. While rooted in folk, Papon has a wide variety of influences and is considered to be an extremely versatile artist. As a coach on The Voice India Kids, Papon has been appreciative of the contestants and their talent, having been introduced to music and its intricacies at a very early age himself.