Raja Kumari is an Indian-American rapper, songwriter, and singer whose stage name is Svetha Yallapragada Rao. Raja Kumari debuted in the hip-hop scene as Indian Princess (IP). Similarly, she is well-known for her collaborations with prominent artists such as Gwen Stefani, Iggy Azalea, and Fifth Harmony, among many others.
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Early Life and Childhood
Raja Kumari was born on January 11th, 1986 in Claremont, California, in the United States. Svetha Yallapragada Rao is her given name. As of the year 2022, her age is currently 36 years old. She is of Indian-American descent.
She was born to Native American parents. Similarly, her professional record includes a Bachelor of Arts degree in social studies with a focus on South Asian religions. She is of South Asian descent and practices Hinduism. Capricorn is her astrological sign.
Moreover, her parents are physicians who immigrated to America. At the moment, no information about her parents or siblings is available. She began performing at the age of seven.
She is a classical Indian dancer who has studied Kuchipudi, Kathak, and Bharatanatyam. Her parents expected her to pursue a career in dance or medicine, but she preferred hip-hop music.
Raja Kumari is a well-known name in both American hip hop and Indian music scenes. Her music career provides her with a living.
She is not only a well-known musician but also a singer and songwriter who has performed vocals and co-written songs for several well-known artists. Similarly, her music industry provides the bulk of her revenue. She has so far only released a handful of EPs.
Likewise, she has not only performed in the United States but also many Bollywood films. She is the voice of MAC Cosmetics’ MAC STARRING YOU holiday campaign.
Moreover, she is seen in promotional ads and publicity materials. Her net worth is not currently available. It will be revised as soon as possible.
Raja Kumari, a rap artist, keeps her personal life private and seems to be single. It’s unclear if she’s dating or not. There are currently no details about her marital status.
Any new information about her personal life will be posted here. She adores dogs and has two called Tara and Kush.
Similarly, she now resides in Los Angeles. She also has an address in Bombay, India.
She represented India at the Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Inaugural Ball: Breaking Barriers, one of the traditional galas held in the United States in conjunction with the presidential inauguration ceremonies.
Raja Kumari became interested in hip hop after hearing The Score by the Fugees. By the age of 14, she was recognized as a freestyle MC known as “Indian Princess” or “Raja Kumari.” She became a member of the school’s hip-hop community.
When she gave her first hip-hop appearance, she was just 16 years old. It was at the same time that she wanted to try a career in hip hop. She began composing music for her parents.
She gradually rose to prominence as a songwriter. Any of the famous songs she has written, co-written, featured, and performed background vocals on.
Similarly, she is well-known for her work with influential artists such as Gwen Stefani, Iggy Azalea, Fifth Harmony, Twin Shadow, and Dirty Mouth. She has written or performed background vocals on Fall Out Boy’s “Centuries,” Iggy Azalea’s “Change Your Life,”
Some other works are Dirty South’s “Freefallin’,” Fifth Harmony’s “Like Mariah,” and Gwen Stefani’s “Red Flag,” “Naughty”, “Loveable”, “Obsessed”, “Splash”, and “War Paint,” among others. Epic Records represents her.
More about her career
Moreover, in the year 2019, she served as a judge on the first season of MTV HUSTLE. It is a rap battle action program that has been MTV’s highest-rated opener in history. In 2015, she was nominated for a Grammy Award.
Bobby Friction, a BBC Asia Network show from 2016, starred her. Moreover, as a songwriter, she won the BMI Pop Awards in 2016. “Mute,” her first single, was released in 2016. The same year, she released Curry Sauce Vol. 1, a mixtape.
The Come Up, her debut EP, was released the same year. In February 2019, she released her second EP, Bloodline. Her Bloodline EP includes the tracks “Shook” and “Karma.”
In India, she is signed to Sony Music. Similarly, she has also performed in Bollywood film songs. Among them are “Jungi,” “Freaking Life,” “Never Give Up,” “Allah Duhai Hai,” “Husn Parcham,” “The Wakhra Song,” and “Afreeda.”
Raja Kumari is about 1.73 m long, and about 5 feet 8 inches tall. She weighs around 154 pounds or 70 kilograms. She has a slender physique. Her other body dimensions are currently unavailable. Her eyes are medium brown, and her hair is purple.
Similarly, she is active on social media including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. She has gained more than 660k followers on Instagram under the user name @therajakumari.
Likewise, she has gained more than 375k followers on Facebook under the username @TheRajaKumari. Her Twitter accounts have more than 29.5k followers under the username @TheRajaKumari.
Moreover, she even has a YouTube channel named The Raja Kumari which has 595k subscribers.