Shin is one of the most versatile singer/performers on the Asian music scene outside of India and has a track record second to none. He sings in Punjabi, Hindi, Urdu and English and has recorded albums and songs in all these languages.
In 1988, 1996 and 2001 he was awarded best male vocalist and has collected numerous awards for best song and best album. Shin formed the Bhangra band DCS in 1983 and since then have been touring the world with their unique sounds. DCS have been crowned best band in 1996, 1998 and 2005 at the Movie Awards, Pop Awards and UK AMA Awards and Shin received the Outstanding Achievement Award in 2008 at the UK AMA Awards.