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5 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW RAJA KUMARI

Raja Kumari is an Indian-American musician who is taking the Indian hip-hop scene to a whole new level.

 

5 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW RAJA KUMARI
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Born and raised in California, she’s already breaking barriers, so it’s time for you to get acquainted with the ‘princess’.

 

 

trying hard not to crease the Js ?

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1) The video for her debut Indian single ‘City Slums’, which features DIVINE, a band from Mumbai, has already crossed six million views.

2) She has collaborated with artists that include Gwen Stefani, Iggy Azalea, Fifth Harmony, Fall Out Boy, and Timbaland.

 

Pure ?

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3) She’s trained in Indian classical dance, having started at the age of 7, allowing her to be well-versed with the rhythms. Her youth also saw her listening to AR Rahman and classical Telugu music, but the inspiration behind her interest in hip-hop was an album by the Fugees (The Score) that was given to her by her brother.

 

GANGOTRI ? @maepeople

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4) She was nominated for a Grammy in 2015 for being a songwriter on Iggy Azalea’s The New Classic.

 

RAJAsthan

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5) After collaborating with AR Rahman, she joined him as a guest performer on his world tour.

 

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