Born on March 25th, 1997, Prakash Neupane who hailed from Kohalpur, Banke, is a Rapper, R&B singer, composer and lyricist that has congregated thousands of supportive fans through his popular songs like ‘U Got Me’, ‘Sunana’, ‘Bang Bang’, ‘Maya Basa’ and many more. Such top peaking numbers have made his name stamped in the books of Nepali popular music. He has received many love and support from Nepalese listeners. In his childhood Prakash used to write poem, faiths, gazals, however, he had stopped to write it in 2014.
This eventual transformation from a shy boy to extrovert adolescent also brought mutability in his areas of interest. He soon started to listen to Sugam Pokharel, Narayan Gopal, Nabin K Bhattrai, The Unity, Girish Khatiwada, Manas Ghale and other Nepali singers and rappers that made him appear in different school functions, gatherings, and fetes. Praises received at that time laid the foundation for his musical career.
Prakash spent his entire childhood in Kohalpur in his complete introversion. ‘I was very shy and never showed up on stage until my 7th standard. Slowly, I pushed myself into social gatherings more and started to wander in narrow to wide lanes and pathways of kohalpur.’
He did his schooling from Ram Janaki Higher Secondary Scool Kohalpur. After completing his SLC, he moved to Kathmandu, the capital city Nepal to pursue his career as a professional R&B singer and Rapper in 2014.
He continued his higher education at Morgan International College in intermediate. Again he is enrolling in Morgan int’l college to pursue his academic qualification for Bachelor’s degree. He used to meet with different Nepali musicians which soon gave the birth of his desire to enter the world of professionalism. For this, he chose to record a song. He started to save his pocket money and at the same time, he befriended Shrijan Subediband the duo recorded their first composition ‘Aaideuna’ which was good and appreciated by many Nepali youngsters. ‘The song was about the romantic love. Prakash keeps himself busy in reading between the lines of poetry and novels written by Mahakavi Laxmi Prasad Devkota. Lekhnath Paudyal, Madhav Prasad Ghimire and many more. Along with reading he also started to listen and write rap which was based meaningful, lively and larger than life.
Along with his studies, Prakash then learned music from YouTube by watching youtube videos. When he was studying in Morgan college Prakash wrote the song named “Sunana” inside the classroom and it was good in melody. He talked with Nepali rapper Aidray from the unity to feature rap in his new song and gave his fourth attempt and recorded the song ‘Sunana’ featuring Aidray on his own lyrics and compositions. Like ‘Aaideuna, another song ‘Ma’ earned recognition both in Nepalese media and hearts of Nepali music lovers. After that, he released his debut album ‘Prakash Tunes’ in 2016 which contains 11 songs including Sunana, Ma, Aaideuna and was appreciated by many peoples. After that he released the song name called “U Got Me” which makes him well known in Nepali R&B hip-hop music scenario.Interestingly, Prakash has always been releasing his songs by consulting his fans & well-wishers.
Prakash has now gained more than two million views on YouTube and released more than 21 songs till now including three albums: Prakash Tunes, Fusion & The Rise which can be found on various digital stores. He has recently released his new single “Hasideu” on Digital stores like iTunes, Spotify, Google Play, Amazon and also on YouTube and he is recently working for his new music video called “Hasideu”.
You can listen the official audio of Hasideu on Youtube:-