She is one of the best-known and most respected Assamese Folk Music, Indian Classical Music, Ghazal and Bhajan singers of Assam. More popularly known as The Melody Queen of Assam. She has recorded over a thousand songs for All India Radio, Doordarshan, Albums and others.
She has sung songs in over six regional Indian languages, though primarily in Assamese and Hindi. She is the great grand daughter of Laxminath Bezbarua and Pragnasundari Debi, who belonged to the family of Rabindra Nath Tagore. Beauty Barua married renowned writer and lyricist Dwijendra Mohan Sharma.
Apart from her singing, she directed multiple musical shows on Doordarshan and All India Radio on various themes and various eminent singers from Assam took part in those television shows.
She also had a few acting stints in Protichobi, Dapon and Pratighat, and rendering her voice in Atma Mariyada, a popular Assamese soap.
The birth of evergreen compositions like Mah Halodhi, Ghar Mua Pokhi, Xipare Jamunar, Devi Buli Matisilu, Dighal Koi Uroni, Habiye Habiye, Ujoni Mua Rail Gari, Tup Tup Robha Toli and Kokalot Gagori etc are sung by Beauty Sharma Barua.