Raftaar- Wiki, Bio, Height, Age, Address,  Marital Status, Family, Girlfriend,  Career, Net Worth, Personal and Social Media Contacts,  Controversies, Facts, And More

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Raftaar is the Stage name of Dilin Nair, who is  an Indian rapper, lyricist, dancer, TV personality, and music composer. With his association in both Hindi and Punjabi music, Raftaar has created a unique identity in the industry. 

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This article delves into his early life, education, career milestones, achievements, upcoming projects, personal life, controversies, net worth, and interesting facts.

The Versatile Maestro of Indian Rap Music


Here are some quick Wiki facts about him.

Raftaar biography

Name/ NicknameDilin Nair ( Max, Raftar)
City of Birth Thiruvananthapuram
Date Of Birth16th November, 1988
Sign of ZodiacScorpio
Age35 (2023)
ProfessionDancer, Rapper, Lyricist , composer and tv personality
ParentsDevdasan & Lalitha Nair
Siblingssoon to update
Marital StatusDivorced
Girlfriendex wife Kamal Vohra
AddressThiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
Hobbiesfitness and traveling

Early Life

Raftaar early life

In Trivandrum (now Thiruvananthapuram) he was born on 16 November 1988. He belongs to  Kerala, Delhi-based Malayali family. 

In the entertainment industry , in his early ages he had a passion for dance and music.


Raftaar education

While his primary focus was on his artistic pursuits, he also valued education. 

He has a lot of interest in reading and studying the work of high value authors and then writes many hours a day. 

He attributed his success to this practice of self-directed learning and exploration.


Raftaar career

Raftaar’s career began as a dancer, but his talent for rap quickly took center stage. In 2008, he collaborated with Lil Golu and Young Amli (now Ikka) to create songs, which gained popularity on social media platforms.

Later, he joined Yo Yo Honey Singh’s Mafia Mundeer group but eventually left due to credit-related issues.

Achievements and Awards

Raftaar awards

His talent and hard work have earned him numerous accolades. Notably, he won the Best Urban Single award for his track “Swag Mera Desi” with Manj Musik at the prestigious Brit Asia TV Music Awards.

This recognition solidified his position as a prominent figure in the Indian music industry.

Physical & Body Measurements

Raftaar body measurements

Weight70 Kg
Shoes Size10 US
Hair ColorBlack
Eyes Colorbrown
Tattoo6 Tattoo on his body on his wrist “Loyality”

Marital Status

Raftaar wife

Hemarried Kamal Vohra in December 2016. In 2020 , the couple will be divorce. 

Family Background

Raftaar family

Raftaar’s father’s name is K.K Devdasan, who worked at Indian railways. His mother’s name is Lalitha Nair, who worked as a typist.

Career Highlights

Raftaar career

His career has been marked by notable collaborations, successful solo projects, and TV appearances.

From his breakout hit “Swag Mera Desi” to his judging roles in reality shows like MTV Hustle, Dance India Dance, and Roadies, Raftaar has continued to make his mark on the music and entertainment scene.

personal and Social Media Contacts

Raftaar personal contacts

Phone#+91 98100 97065
WhatsApp#+91 98100 97065
Email[email protected]
House AddressThiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
Fan Mail[email protected]
Raftaar social contacts

Facebook5.1 M Followers
Instagram4 M Followers
Twitter1.5 M Followers

Net Worth

Raftaar net worth

While their specific figure is $ 10 million, his successful career as a rapper, composer, and TV personality has undoubtedly contributed to his considerable net worth. 

His diverse ventures, brand endorsements, and live performances have further enhanced his financial status.


Raftaar controversy

Like many public figures, he has had his fair share of controversies. Notably, his song “Swag Mera Desi” sparked a dispute with Yo Yo Honey Singh, adding fuel to the already existing rivalry between the two artists.

 However, he has always maintained his professionalism and continued to focus on his music.


Raftaar favourites

FoodSursoo ka saag with makai ki roti
ColorGrey and black
Actorsoon to update
Actresssoon to update
Travel PlaceParis, London
SingerYo Yo Honey Singh
CarMercedes Benz S class and Lamborghini
InterestDancing , swimming and reading books

Some of the celebrities whose favorites can be discovered on different platforms are Harrdy Sandhu, Karan Kundrra, Vicky Kaushal , Kapil Sharma, Kartik Aaryan and Jan Oblak

Interesting Facts

Beyond his music career, there are intriguing aspects of his life that add to his charismatic persona. 

These include his love for dancing, his involvement in Bengali films, and his participation in the Breezer Vivid Shuffle alongside Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan.

Multilingual Talents:He is known for his versatility in languages. 

Record-Breaking Rapper: He holds the Guinness World Record for the fastest rap in the Hindi language. In the song “Dhakkad” from the movie Dangal, he delivered a mind-boggling 4,000 syllables in just 1 minute, setting a new benchmark in the rap industry.

Raftaar interesting facts

Social Media Sensation: With his charismatic personality and engaging content, he has built a massive following on social media platforms. 

Charitable Endeavors: Apart from his musical pursuits,he  is actively involved in philanthropic activities. 

Fitness Enthusiast: He is known for his fit and agile physique. He is a fitness enthusiast who prioritizes a healthy lifestyle. Through his social media posts, he often motivates his fans to embrace fitness and shares glimpses of his workout routines, inspiring others to adopt a healthier way of living.


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His journey from a dancer to a renowned rapper and TV personality is an inspiration to aspiring artists. As he continues to push boundaries and explore new horizons, fans eagerly.


Which label is he signed on?

KALAMKAAR, Zee Music Company, and Sony Music .

Will he return to Roadies?

Gang leader Nair has confirmed he will not attend the show. On the other hand, Roadies will follow a completely different format with these four members removed.

Why did he change his name?

When asked about the reason behind changing his name, the Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awardee revealed, "Being a rapper, you have to be good at improvising like you give me a word and I have to rhyme it quickly and then make sense out of the rhyme.

Is it still together? 0.

The couple, who tied the knot in 2016, have been living separately for some time now. From what we have heard exclusively, the two filed for divorce in 202

He is Malayali?

He was born on 16 November 1988 to a Delhi-based Malayali couple in Trivandrum (now Thiruvananthapuram), Kerala.

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