Melina Rai Biography (Who is Melina Rai Biography?)
Melina Rai is the most popular and beautiful playback singer in the Nepal music industry. She has millions of fans and well-wishers. She is one of the most liked and most searched names in the Nepali music industry because of her melodious voice.
She has sung more than 600 songs and performed her vocal in more than 25 movies and most of the songs are super hit. She has succeeded in making her own name at different levels in the Nepali music industry.
|Full Name||Melina Chamling Rai|
|Nepali||मेलिना चाम्लिङ्ग राई|
|Date of Birth||7 December 1993|
|Birth Place||Kurseong Darjeeling, India|
|Current Residence||Kathmandu Nepal|
|Primary Education||Arun Jyoti Vidya Mandir Kathmandu, Nepal|
|Education||BA Sociology (TU)|
|Father||Jibes Rai (Music Composer)|
|Sister||Junu Rai (Singer)|
|Weight||63 kg (approx)|
|Age||30 years old as of 2023|
|Height||5 ft 3 In|
|First Song||Himalko Kakh Ma Cha Yati Sudar Desh|
|Best Outfit||One Piece Shirt Pant|
|Best Place||National: Pokhara; International: Singapore|
|Best Food||Typical Nepali Daal Bhat|
|Hobbies||Drawing, Travelling, Dancing|
|Favorite Male Singer||Narayan Gopal, Gopal Yonjan, Bhakta Raj Acharya|
|Favorite Female Singer||Aruna Lama|
|Awards||Best Playback Singer 2016 by Kantipur FM|
Melina Rai Early Life, Family, and Education:
Melina Rai was born in Kurseong, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India. But her family lives in Morang. She spent her childhood in Kurseong, Darjeeling with her grandmother. She joined schooling in Darjeeling until grade 3rd. When she was 10 years old she moved to Kathmandu with her father.
Her real birth name is Anjuli and later her sister named Melina. And she says “Melina is my lucky name and Anjuli is a favorite name.
She completed the rest of her schooling at Arun Jyoti Vidhya Mandir, Jorpati, intermediate high school education (12th) at Kathmandu, and a bachelor’s completed from Tribhuvan University (BA in Sociology). She used to sing since childhood and was very cheerful & playful from childhood. She says “If I weren’t a singer, I would become a dancer.”
Melina Rai Career in Music:
Melina Rai started her career as a singer. She is very curious about listening to and singing songs since childhood, and for that, her father fulfilled her desire a lot. She got massive support from their parents for singing.
Her father, Jibes Rai, is a music composer and teacher, which is one of the biggest strengths of her music career. Her father taught her all about music. At the age of 11, she sang “Himal ko kakh” as a chorus singer, which was also featured on Radio Nepal.In 2065 B.S.
Melina participated in the “National Modern Song Competition” organized by Radio Nepal, and she won the competition.Her debut song in the Nepali music industry as a playback singer is Pal Bharmai Khushi from the movie “November Rain”.
But her turning point as a playback singer is the “Kammar Mathi Patuki” song from the movie “Nai Nabhannu La 3”. Her notable songs include, ‘Timle Bato Fereu Arey’, ‘Shiraima Shirbandi’, ‘Chapakkai Ful Fulyo’, ‘Kutuma Kutu Supari Dana’, and ‘Machhile Khane Kholiko Leu.’
And Her song “Kutu Ma Kutu” has more than 162 million views on youtube and made a record “Nepali first video gets 100 million views on youtube.”
Melina Rai Album and Songs:
- Bahar (2014)
- Melina (2017)
- Kutu Ma Kutu
- Pirim Nalaune
- Siraima Sirbandi
- Jail Pani Sahula
- Timro Aakhama Aakha Judhai
- Yi Aakhama Timi Chhau
- Ma Bhandani
- Kasari Kasari
- Kammar Mathi Patuki
- Hatti Dhungama
- Melina Rai Rahar Chadhyo
- Timro Man Ma Cha
- Timro Muskan
- Dilma Sajaula
- Mero Raja
- Gojima daam chaina
- Alikati Sweet Alikati Hot
- Piratiko Mitho Tirsana
- Juni Juni Lai
- Piratima Palkera
- Timro Maan Ma
- Shiraima Shirbandi
- Laudai Chhare Mela
- Miss Gare
- Harek Sajh
- Timi Dami Dekhincheu
- Dui Dine Chola
- Timile Ta Birseu Are
- Bholi Maile
- Timle Bato Fereu Are 2
- Boru Arko Juni
- Timro Maya
- Malai Pani Sagai Laijau
- Mero Maya
- Garibiko Bhari
- Kamjor Rahecha
- Suseldai Timile
- Aafailai Dhati Rahe
- Ma Samjhanchhu
- Sarangiko Dhoon Jastai
- Aasu Lukai by Melina Rai
- Chyatidiye Fyalidiye
- Khusi Chhau Ra Pani
- Ma Hase Hasxeu Ra Lyrics
- Paranai Dinchhu Lyrics
- Nayano Maya Lyrics
Melina Rai Personal life, Boyfriend, and Love Affair:
In 2019 Melina Rai had engaged with musician and guitarist Sanjeev Baraili but now she has announced to break her engagement with her boyfriend Sanjeev Baraili due to personal reasons.
“It was a few months back when I announced my engagement. It was a serious decision in my life. We had thought to spend our life together. However, there is a clear difference of opinion between us on the ideological side, that is, our views could not match. So I decided to break the engagement after thinking a lot. All engagements are not turned into marriage. In the meantime, I apologize for the emotional impact on all well-wishers, and I also express my commitment to continue serving the country through the music field by working harder in the future,” she explained.
Interesting Fact About Melina Rai:
- She had started her career as a chorus singer.
- Her first official song was “Himal ko Kakh”.
- Melina is the winner of the Aadhunik song competition 2065 organized by Radio Nepal.
- She loves designing, dancing, and traveling a lot.
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Melina Rai FAQs:
No, Melina Rai is a Nepali singer and songwriter. However, she was born in Kurseong Darjeeling, India.
Melina Rai is 29 years old as of 2023. She was born on December 7, 1993, in Kurseong Darjeeling, India.
“Himal Ko Kakh” is the first song of Melina Rai, which was sung at the age of 11, she sang as a chorus singer and was also featured on Radio Nepal.In 2065 B.S. However, her first song as a playback singer is the “Kammar Mathi Patuki” song from the movie “Nai Nabhannu La 3”.
Melina Rai’s sister’s name is Junu Rai. She is also a singer.
Melina Rai was born in Kurseong Darjeeling, India.