“The idea is to connect the youth to our local language. Youngsters of Rajasthan feel inferior if they speak in their native tongue. I want to change this mindset through my music.” I’m waiting for the day when the state’s nightclubs will play local songs with pride.”
"I WANT YOUNGSTERS TO BE PROUD OF OUR LANGUAGE."
Naresh Kumar Verma Better known by his stage name NRS, is Born (September 07, 1992) & raised in a small village, Manoharpur (which is located in outskirts of Pinkcity, Jaipur).
In early 2013, he started his journey by singing and rapping in college Fests & local events. Further he got opportunities to portray his talent at local clubs & cafes and has also won a few music competitions in the city.
In 2016, he came up with a team known as ‘WTF squad(we the family)’ which included Rap, beatbox, BMX , MTB stunts & football freestyle)’, And did a live concert with the team at Guahati, Assam sponsored by Aircel India.
Later, he Collaborated with Kamal Chaudhary (Hariyala banna fame) for the song “Jhomapdi”. That song got an amazing response and soon will hit a million views on Youtube.
He also collaborated with well known faces of Rajasthani Hip-hop scene J19 squad and IGT fame Jagirdar Rv, and gave their fans a power packed marwari rap song name “KAALI RAATAN” in 2019.
From 2017, he is working with URBANMONKEY INDIA as Representative of Rajasthan.
He is also working with Redbull India as Opinion Leader.
His work amplifies his talent as a Rapper, Song-Writer, Composer and Live Performer, also expanding his profile as a Voice-over artist. NRS is the perfect blend of multi linguistic rapping. He has already bestowed music platforms with his work in Hindi, Rajasthani & Punjabi languages. He aspires to do more in Rajasthani as it’s his mother tongue.
In 2015, he got a chance to rap in a movie “Yeh Hai India” with Shahid Mallya and became first Rapper from Rajasthan who has worked in Bollywood as a playback artist.
In 2017, his team WTF squad officially associated with Rajasthan’s biggest cycling event ‘Jaipur cycle Marathon ( 6th edition)’ for environmental and health awareness .
If we take an account into his commercial work then he has a pocket filled with an anthem for Rock Paper Beer festival (Biggest beer fest of Rajasthan 2018), A Commerical for TVS motors “Gully ka Baap” & Rap song for Dabur india pvt LTD.
He has effectuated more then 50 live shows till now comprising solo and with band in several cities across the country like Udaipur, Jodhpur, Guwahati, Gurugram , Ahemdabad, Surat, DIU Iceland, Mount Abu etc.
NRS is not only working as an Entertaining Hiphop Artist but also as a Socio-Cultural Influencer by picking up taboo topics of our society in his music. In his recent songs like ‘AAJ KI NAARI’ , ‘SANNATA’ & Freeverse ‘PEACE’ he throws light over women empowerment and peace to be in the society.