Yung Raja found viral success trending in Malaysia and Singapore following the release of his English-Tamil remixes of “Gucci Gang” (Poori Gang), “New Freezer” (More Better), and “Bartier Cardi” (Pathuko Thambi). His debut single, “Mustafa” (produced by Flightsch), crossed 1.5 million views on Youtube and a million streams on Spotify in four months. Known for his formidable command of English-Tamil rap, Yung Raja continues to confront the industry with his seamless bilingual delivery and distinct cultural references.
The multi-talented artiste, signed to MADEYOUFAMOUS & Def Jam Southeast Asia, has been in the media industry for over a decade with success across the local media landscape spanning films, television, and advertisements. Within a year of his foray into hip hop, the 23-year-old won Best Lifestyle, Entertainment Presenter/Host at the Asian Academy Creative Awards for Yo! MTV Raps, was MTV Asia’s Spotlight artiste, and featured on the cover of Men’s Folio. Yung Raja has performed in Singapore, India, Malaysia, and Indonesia, amongst other destinations.