Raftaar Wiki/Biography, Contact Address, Phone Number, Age, Weight, Height, Family, and More

Raftaar Wiki/Biography

Dilin Nair, better known by his stage name Raftaar (stylised RaftaaR) is an Indian Rapper, lyricist, dancer, etc. Raftaar started his career as a rapper. He began his career in 2008 with Lil Golu and Young Amli (now known as Ikka), recording songs and uploading them on social sites. He then started working with Yo Yo Honey Singh as a part of 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 as Manj Musik). He also started his solo career. He won the Best Urban Song Of The Year award for Swag Mera Desi at the Brit Asia Awards in 2014. He has also been awarded with the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Award in 2018. In 2019, he started judging the reality show MTV Hustle, Dance India Dance and Roadies.

Raftaar Career

Dilin Nair was born to Delhi-based Malayali parents in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. He began his rapping career in 2008 with Lil Golu and Young Amli (now known as Ikka), recording songs and uploading them on social sites. He then started working with Yo Yo Honey Singh as a part of group Mafia Mundeer. Raftaar then split from the group. Raftaar released his debut mixtape WTF – Witness The Future in 2013. He debuted in Bollywood in 2013 with song “Tamanche Pe Disco” starring Sonakshi Sinha and Saif Ali Khan which became a major hit song of that time. Raftaar got major recognition after releasing his super-hit song “Swag Mera Desi ” in 2013. The line “Ab yeh karke dikhao” from his song Swag Mera Desi was to Mock Yo Yo Honey Singh. “Ab yeh karke dikhao” was already used in Yo Yo Honey Singh’s song Party With The Bhoothnath which led to a dispute between the two rappers in media. Swag Mera Desi won Best Urban Song at the Britasia Music Awards in 2014.

In 2017 Raftaar debuted in the Bengali music industry through the film One which featured singer Vishal Dadlani and Raftaar. He also produced and rapped a song for the Chaamp soundtrack. Raftaar has collaborated with Varun Dhawan for the second edition of Breezer Vivid Shuffle. Raftaar is a gang leader of reality show MTV Roadies. Also, he is one of the judges of MTV Hustle and Dance India Dance.

Raftaar Contact Details

Raftaar Office Address: N/A

Raftaar Residence Address: Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India

Raftaar Phone Numbers for Project: +919810097065 (Ekant)

Raftaar Email ID: [email protected], Ekant: [email protected]

Raftaar Official Website: N/A

Raftaar Social Profiles

Facebook Fan Page: facebook.com/raftaarmusic

Twitter Handle: twitter.com/raftaarmusic

Google+ Profile: plus.google.com/+raftaarmusic

Instagram Handle: instagram.com/raftaarmusic

YouTube Channel: youtube.com/user/raftaarmusic

Raftaar Physical Stats & More

Height in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 7”
Weight in Kilograms- 72 kg
in Pounds- 159 lbs
Body Measurements – Chest: 40 Inches
– Waist: 31 Inches
– Biceps: 14 Inches
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Black

Raftaar Personal Life

Date of Birth 16 November 1988
Age (as in 2015) 28 Years
Birth Place Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Scorpio
Nationality Indian
Hometown Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
School Not Known
College Not Known
Educational Qualifications Not Known
Debut Singing: “Beer Bar” (2009)
“Shera Di Kaum” from the film Breakaway (2011, English/Punjabi film)
Family Father– Not Known
Mother– Not Known
Brothers– Not Known
Sisters– Not Known
Religion Hinduism
Hobbies Workout

Raftaar Favourite Things

Favourite Food Saag with Makki ki Roti
Favourite Musicians Eminem and Linkin Park

Raftaar Girls, Affairs and More

Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriends Komal Vohra (Interior Designer)
Wife/Spouse Komal Vohra (Interior Designer, m.2016 – present)
Marriage Date 1 December 2016

Facts About Raftaar

  • Does Raftaar smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Raftaar drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Raftaar is a gifted multi-talented in rapping, singing, dancing, songwriting and music composing.
  • He is a Kerala-born Malayali, whose parents later settled in Delhi.
  • His father was a cleaner with the Indian Railway and mother was a typist.
  • He  started his career as a dancer, with the name “Max.”
  • He participated in Dance India Dance (2011), with a colleague under the name “Max and Manik.”
  • In 2011, he gained instant fame with his first rap song “Zindabad.”

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