Melina Rai Biography (Who is Melina Rai Biography?)
Melina Rai is one of the most popular and beautiful singers in Nepal with 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.
Her melodious voice captivates everyone. 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 his own name in different level in the Nepali music industry.
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|Name Melina Rai|
|Full Name||Melina Chamling Rai|
|Nepali||मेलिना चाम्लिङ्ग राई|
|Date of Birth||7th December|
|Birth Place||Kurseong Darjeeling, India|
|Father Jibes Rai||(Music Composer)|
|Sister||Junu Rai (Singer)|
|Current Residence||Kathmandu Nepal|
|Primary Education||Arun Jyoti Vidya Mandir Kathmandu, Nepal|
|Education||BA Sociology (TU)|
|Height||5 feet 3 Inches|
|Best Outfit||One Piece Shirt Pant|
|Best Place||National: Pokhara|
|Best Food||Typical Nepali Daal Bhat|
|Hobbies||Drawing, Travelling, Dancing|
|First Song||Himalko Kakh Ma Cha Yati Sudar Desh|
|Albums||Bahar 2014, Melina 2017|
|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 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 her rest of schooling from Arun Jyoti Vidhya Mandir, Jorpati, intermediate high school education (12th) at Kathmandu, and bachelor completed from Tribhuvan University (BA Sociology).
She used to sing since childhood and very cheerful & playful from childhood. She says “If I weren’t a singer, I would become a dancer.”
Melina Rai Career in Music
Melina is very curious about listening and singing songs from childhood, and for that, her father fulfilled her desire a lot. She got huge support from their parents for singing.
Her father, Jibes Rai, is a music composer and teacher, and this 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 125 million views on youtube and made a record “Nepal 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
Awarded and Nomination
- Best Playback Singer Female – Radio Kantipur Awards 2017
- Best Playback Singer Female – GNFMMS Awards 2018
- Best Modern Singer Female – Surya International Awards 2018
Melina Rai Boyfriend and Affair
Melina Rai is single. She has no boyfriend and love affairs. And in one of her interviews, She says her future boyfriend or husband should have some special qualities like supportive, loving, caring, and respectful.
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.