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Raftaar

Dilin Nair (born 16 November 1988 in Kerala, India), better known by his stage-name Raftaar, is an Indian rapper/singer. He was formerly a member of the urban music group Mafia Mundeer, formed by Yo Yo Honey Singh. He came into the spotlight when he split from the group and was signed onto Three Records by the Punjabi band RDB. He has also started producing music forBollywood.

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Career

Raftaar started his career as a rapper. He began his career with Lil Golu and Ikka, recording songs and uploading them on social sites. He then started working with music producer Yo Yo Honey Singh as part of a music group “Mafia Mundeer”. Raftaar then split from the group. He was supported by his friend Ankit Khanna, who introduced him to the Punjabi music band RDB, who then signed him onto their label, Three Records. Soon after the split between the RDB members, Raftaar joined Manjeet Ral (now known asManj Musik), who served as the lead singer for RDB.

Raftaar was first introduced in the song “We Doin It Big” by RDB. Later, he starred in the album Born Star and contributed four songs, “Majnu”, “Sugar”,”Tere piche” and “Bottle”. Raftaar released his solo album WTF – Witness The Future in 2013. The line “Ab yeh karke dikhao” from his song “Swag Mera Desi”, which was already used in Yo Yo Honey Singh’s song named “Party With The Bhoothnath”, became a centre of controversy between the two rappers. Rumours were spread that the whole song was a criticism of Yo Yo Honey Singh however Raftaar denied them. He gained recognition when he became a part of group Mafia Mundeer formed by Yo Yo Honey Singh He is a fan of Bohemia.In 2016 he is about to release his mixtape called do hazar solo. He keeps doing live shows and concerts in many states. He also performed in Jhalak dikhlaja… He has also done live concerts in various colleges of India, such asAmity University,utter pradesh Vishveshwarya Institute of Engineering and Technology (VIET), Galgotias University, Echelon Institute Of Technology (EIT) Jagannath Gupta Institute of Engineering and Technology (JNIT),Rajdhani CollegeDelhi University

Raftaar’s “Swag Mera Desi”, a record-breaking song, won Best Urban Song at the Britasia Music Awards in 2014.

Television

  1. India’s Digital Superstar
  2. India’s Got Talent
  3. Comedy Nights with Kapil
  4. Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa (season 8) As a Contestant
  5. MTV Coke Studio Season 4
  6. Tashan da peg
  7. Dance India Dance as Max (Raftaar) and Manik

Film Soundtracks

Year Song Film Artist Music
2013 “Shera Di kaum “ Speedy Singhs Manj Musik , Ludacris feat. Raftaar. RDB
2014 “Dhup chik “ Fugly Raftaar, Badshah and Asthama gill Raftaar
2014 “Whistle Baja” & “The Pappi Song” Heropanti Raftaar feat. Manj Musik and Nindy Kaur Manj Musik
2014 “Dal Makhni” Dr. Cabbie Manj Musik feat. Raftaar Manj Musik
2015 “Warna Gabbar Aa Jaega” Gabbar is Back Manj Musik feat. Raftaar Manj Musik and DJ Tejas
2015 “Singh And Kaur” Singh Is Bling Manj Musik Nindy Kaur feat. Raftaar Manj Musik
2016 “Let’s Talk Abou Love” Baaghi Neha Kakkar feat. Raftaar Manj Musik

Songs

Year Track Artist Music Director
2009 Beer Bar Raftaar & Yo Yo Honey Singh Yo Yo Honey Singh
2012 Gadbad Ikka, Lil Golu & Raftaar Yo Yo Honey Singh
2012 We Doin It Big RDB Feat Sarb Smooth and Raftaar RDB
2012 Gal Mitro Nindy Kaur Feat Raftaar RDB
2012 BBM Nindy Kaur Feat Raftaar RDB
2012 Bottle Deep Money Feat Raftaar The Titans
2012 Sugar Deep Money Feat Raftaar The Titans
2012 Tere Pichechhe Deep Money Feat Raftaar Raftaar
2012 Majnu Deep Money Feat Raftaar The Titans
2013 Tamanche Pe Disco RDB, Nindy Kaur Feat Raftaar RDB
2013 Yeh Hai Thappad Raftaar Raftaar
2013 Witness The Future Raftaar Raftaar
2013 Gucci Armani Simranjeet Singh Feat Raftaar Raftaar And Prabh Oberoi
2013 Madam Ji Indeep Bakshi Feat Raftaar Raftaar
2013 Billionaire Indeep Bakshi Feat Raftaar Raftaar
2014 Nasha Wikda Barry Cheema Feat Raftaar Barry Cheema
2014 Whistle Baja (Heropanti) Manj Musik, Nindy Kaur Feat Raftaar Manj Musik
2014 The Pappi Song (Heropanti) Manj Musik Feat Raftaar Manj Musik
2014 Swag Mera Desi Hai Manj Musik Feat Raftaar Manj Musik
2014 Dhup Chik (Fugly) Raftaar Feat Aastha Gill, Badshah Raftaar
2014 Fukra Flow Manj Musik Feat Raftaar Dillon Francis And DJ Snake
2014 Shera Di Kaum Punjabi (Remix) (Speedy Singhs) Manj Musik Feat Raftaar RDB
2014 Goli Manj Musik Feat Raftaar Manj Musik
2014 Happy Single BIG Dhillon Feat Raftaar Raftaar
2014 Dal Makhani (Dr.Cabbie) Raftaar Feat Manj Musik Manj Musik
2014 Mother Nature Raftaar Raftaar
2014 Sniper Muzical Doctorz Sukh-E Feat Raftaar Muzical Doctorz Sukh-E
2014 Girl Power Manj Musik, Nindy Kaur Feat Raftaar Manj Musik
2014 FU (For You) Raftaar 8 Mile Bootleg
2015 Desi Hip Hop Manj Musik Feat Raftaar, Badshah, Humble The Poet, Sarb Smooth, Raxstar, BIG Dhillon,Roach Killa Manj Musik
2015 Saah Beh Gaya Harry Rodh Feat Raftaar Raftaar
2015 Stand Up Manj Musik, BIG Dhillion Feat Raftaar Manj Musik And O2&SRK
2015 Warna Gabbar Aa Jayega (Gabbar Is Back) Manj Musik Feat Raftaar Manj Musik And Dj Tejas
2015 Singh & Kaur (Singh Is Bling) Manj Musik, Nindy Kaur Feat Raftaar Manj Musik
2015 Allah veh Manj Musik,Jashan Singh,Raftaar Manj Musik,Sunny Brown
2015 Billo Hai Manj Musik , Sahara Feat. Raftaar Manj Musik
2015 All Black Muzical Doctorz, Sukh-E Feat. Raftaar Muzical Doctorz,Raftaar
2015 Mombatiye Zohaib Amjad, Feat. Manj Musik, Raftaar Beyond Studios
2016 Do Hazaar Solo Raftaar Feat. Manj Musik Raftaar
2016 Tadpata raha Rajkamal yadav, Raftaar
2016 Lets Talk About Love(Baaghi) Manj Musik, Neha Kakkar, Raftaar Manj Musik