As we celebrate World Music Day one prominent name that comes to mind is of the international icon Raja Kumari. Raja Kumari is an artist who has not only thrived overseas but also has given voice to some of the most iconic Bollywood jams.
From power-packed Bollywood hits to recent singles, here are our personal favourites from the Raja Kumari archive:
‘Husn Parcham’ (‘Zero’)
Starring Katrina Kaif, ‘Husn Parcham’ showcases Raja Kumari's remarkable vocals and her ability to add depth to a captivating music video. With her lustrous voice, she perfectly complements the visuals and creates an enchanting experience for listeners.
‘Wakra Swag’ (‘Judgementall Hai Kya’)
One of Raja Kumari's worldwide hits ‘Wakra Swag’ continues to make people groove instantly with its infectious beats and energetic vocals. The song gained immense popularity and became a top-selling crowd favourite at every party or wedding.
‘Allah Duhai Hain’ (‘Race 3’)
Another memorable all-time classic in Raja Kumari’s discography, ‘Allah Duhai Hain’ is another one of Raja Kumari’s Bollywood sensations.
‘Made In India’ (Independent Single)
With millions of views on YouTube, Raja Kumari's rendition of ‘Made in India’ is a proud representation of Indian culture. But of course our diva’s version is bold and enigmatic. With stunning looks and passionate vocals, we are playing this music video on a loop today.
‘Phire Faqeera’ (‘Pagglait’)
‘Phire Faqeera’ from the movie ‘Pagglait’ showcases Raja Kumari's versatility as an artist and singer. This heartbreak anthem is a must-have addition to your playlist, as Raja Kumari's soulful vocals beautifully convey the emotions of the song.
‘The Bridge’ (Independent Album)
Released in 2023 under her own record company, Godmother Records, ‘The Bridge’ is Raja Kumari's recent empowering album. Through its captivating tracks, she showcases her artistic prowess and delivers a powerful message. This album serves as a testament to Raja Kumari's evolution as an artist.