Jeewan Gurung Biography (Who is Jeewan Gurung?):
Jeewan Gurung is a songwriter, composer, and lead vocalist of one of the most popular Nepalese bands “The Edge Band.” The Edge Band was formed in the year 1998 and officially entered the Nepali Music Industry in the year 2000.
Jeewan is one of the most liked, most searched, and one of the high noted singers in the Nepali music industry. He sang more than hundreds of songs and most of them are blockbusters. Jeewan and his band have released many albums, won many awards, and have done many national and international concerts.
He has helped bring Nepali music to another level. The words of the song, the melody in it, and his voice have always succeeded in reaching millions of fans and well-wishers.
|Date of Birth
|5 feet 7 inches
|Singer, Songwriter, Composer
|The Edge Band
|2000 – Present
|First Tattoo and Reason
|Tattoo on the right hand (2004) no any reason or meaning
|Favorite Own Song
|Thaha Chaina, Nachodnu Yo Saath, Nachaheko Hoina Timilai, Samjhine Mutu
|Normal Nepali food, MoMo, and Chowmein
Early Life and Education:
Jeewan Gurung was born in Pokhara beautiful city in Nepal. He had a very good voice and attachment to music since his childhood but his family background is not music.
There were many challenges and difficulties for him because he was very young and he had no idea about music. There were no musical gadgets and instruments available to practice. But he knew that struggle was a part of life. He worked hard and focused on his career.
Also, his parents always used to support him with what he wanted. One day his father give him a walkman and cassette tape. Then he found some ideas about music and he got a chance to improve himself. So, he always says, “My father is an inspiration for me.”
Jeewan Gurung Music Career:
Jeewan is very curious about listening to and singing songs from childhood. One day his brother offered to join the band and at that time he was only 16 years old. He didn’t know much about music, but his melodious voice captivated everyone. Later on, he joined the band as a front-man. His family always supported him, his band expenses were also paid by the family. He said in one interview – At one point, his parents even paid for the food they ate.
After that, in 2000 his band’s debut album with a single song Mero Aasu. The Song Mero Aasu successes to collect cheers from Nepali music lovers within a week of its official release. The song “Mero Ashu” became a turning point for his music career. Slowly band added two beautiful songs Pagal Nabhana and Jeewan Mero, and numerous Jams and rehearsals in their album.
The Edge band was rocking everywhere, unfortunately, the first band members left the band due to their personal problems but he continued his music career and formed a new band. In 2006 their second album release Vibes with Bajra recorded. Songs are Thaha Chaina, Kasailai Pani Ma, Jiuna Lai Garo Bho, Lekhiyeka Sabda, Shanti ko Sandesh, and Dukha Diyera. The band added other beautiful numbers like Samjhine Mutu, YoDil Mero, Nachaheko Hoina Timilai, Muskan lea, Timilai, and many Nepali pop songs in their Album.
So, he is one of the inspirational singers that he shows that age doesn’t matter to be a good singer, age is just a number. To be a good singer you have to practice daily and the main thing is you have to believe in yourself. He has performed at many national and international live shows. Some international countries are UK, USA, Hong Kong, Thailand, Singapore, Australia, Korea, Japan, Dubai, and so many other countries.
Nowadays, he and his band are working on a new album, and also they are frequently observed playing live around town and in their very own Fuel Bar & Grill, Pokhara – Lakeside. He is a co-founder of this bar.
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The Edge Band Nepal Members:
- Jeewan Gurung – Vocal/Composer/Songwriter
- Bishnu Gurung – Lead Guitarist
- Sandeep BK – Bass Guitarist
- Albin Pariyar – Rhythm Guitar
- Ganesh Rai – Drummer
Jeewan Gurung Wife & Children:
Jeewan Gurung is married to a beautiful lady in 2011. His wife’s name is Srijana Gurung. They also have a child, Ivan Gurung.