Yashraj Mukhate is an Indian music producer, composer and social media personality. He is best known for his viral parodical video where he set rap beats to a scene featured in the television soap opera Saath Nibhaana Saathiya (serial) in August 2020.This video was first viewed by lone basoo from Kashmir and he shared it on all social media platforms.
|Born||28 November 1995|
|Genres||Electronic music, Spoof Songs|
|Occupation(s)||Music producer, YouTuber|
Born in Aurangabad (Maharashtra), Yashraj pursued his career in engineering and had also shown an interest in music. He began by exploiting his music composition in social media with spoof videos. In August 2020, he uploaded an edited video which added a rap song to a dialogue delivery by Rupal Patel who played the role of Kokila in the television soap opera Saath Nibhaana Saathiya. The video quickly garnered 3 million views on Instagram and created a spate of related memes.
Other popular worksEdit
Yashraj made a song out of Shehnaaz Gill's dialogue from Bigg Boss 13 in December 2020. That song has garnered over 52 million views now. The lady superstar of bollywood Deepika Padukone now danced on Yashraj's version of Sadda kutta tommy rap on her husband birthday. He also created a song Pawri Ho Rahi Hai from a viral video of a Pakistani girl, Dananeer Mobeen, in which she said 'party' in an accented manner. The video was released on 12 February 2021. The meme trended in Pakistan and India.
- Bhagat, Mallika (28 August 2020). "#Rasodemeinkontha rapper Yashraj Mukhate says: Rupal ma'am aka Kokilaben loved the video!". Hindustan Times. Retrieved 23 September 2020.
- "Man turns TV show dialogue into a rap song. Hilarious video goes viral - Trending. News". indiatoday.in. Retrieved 20 December 2020.
- "Music producer turns Kokilaben's dialogues into a rap song, video is breaking the internet". The Indian Express. 22 August 2020. Retrieved 23 August 2020.
- "Yashraj Mukhate on his Kokilaben video: Never expected it to go viral this way". The Indian Express. 24 August 2020. Retrieved 23 August 2020.
- "As Kokilaben rap goes viral, Rashi memes and jokes take over Twitter". The Indian Express. 23 August 2020. Retrieved 23 August 2020.
- "Deepika Padukone's birthday wish for husband Ranveer Singh is the cutest". Bollywood Bubble. 6 July 2021. Retrieved 6 July 2021.