Raja Kumari’s rap in the Jawan preview featuring Shah Rukh Khan grabbed everyone’s attention.
On Monday, the much-anticipated trailer preview of Jawan, starring Shah Rukh Khan, Nayanthara, and Vijay Sethupathi, was released by the creators. The film is helmed by Atlee, marking his directorial debut in Bollywood.
Besides Shah Rukh Khan and the other stars, what really caught everyone’s eye was the music and the rap playing in the background. Anirudh Ravichander composed the music, earning praise for his work.
Raja Kumari’s rap in the preview garnered widespread attention and has gone viral on the internet.
Let’s learn more about Raja Kumari:
About Raja Kumari
Raja Kumari, born Svetha Yallapragada Rao on January 11, 1986, is a renowned American rapper, singer, and songwriter. She is known for her collaborations with Gwen Stefani, Iggy Azalea, Fifth Harmony, Sidhu Moosewala, Knife Party, and Fall Out Boy.
Born in Claremont, California, she hails from Andhra Pradesh, India, with Telugu roots. Her parents played a vital role in nurturing her talents as a trained classical dancer, and she began performing at the age of 5.
Coping with Loneliness
During an interview with Rolling Stones, the rapper mentioned that growing up as a South Indian girl in Los Angeles was a challenging experience for her.
Discovering Hip Hop
Raja Kumari’s introduction to hip hop came through the Fugees’ album “The Score” during her 5th-grade years. By the age of 14, she started gaining recognition as the ‘Indian Princess’ and ‘Raja Kumari.’
Appearance in Gully Boy
She made a cameo appearance as a judge in the film “Gully Boy,” starring Alia Bhatt and Ranveer Singh.