Tina Sugandh is an Indian born writer, singer, tabla player, dancer, guitarist, and actress. She is also a principal cast member on season 1 of the Bravo reality television show, Newlyweds: The First Year (2013).
Sugandh was born in Mumbai and moved with her family to New Jersey when she was five months old. Her mother, Geeta Sugandh, sang on the radio and at various functions while her father, Kanaiya, was a master of ceremonies, singer, and comedian.
Sugandh and her sister Seema, known for receiving standing ovations for her singing regularly, traveled with their parents to all of their performances. At the age of five Tina sang on stage for the first time. She sang a ghazal, and she and her parents recognized that she loved performing; they encouraged her to continue.