“Hip-hop and Rap have been present for a while in India but it’s only in the past couple of years that real Hip-Hop started getting recognition, amongst the public. 2018-04-26T14:06:58+05:30″>
Updated: April 26, 2018 2:06:58 pm
Rapper Divine says Ranveer Singh is perfect choice for Gully Boy. “I’ve been excited from the time the film was announced. “I don’t think there is a bigger platform in India in terms of reach than cinema so it’s great that real hip-hop is being recognised by the industry,” the rapper said. I think Ranveer (Singh) was the best choice to play the lead in Gully Boy. He has completely immersed himself into the genre and everything associated with it as you can see from many videos of him which went viral in the past few months,” he said. Gully Boy is inspired by the lives of Mumbai street rappers like him and Naezy and Divine, who entered the music industry in 2011, says he is excited about the film. A lot of Indian rappers have received recognition through social media and reality shows,” he said. I’m quite glad that my first foray into Bollywood was with this film. “Mukkebazz is a very good film and Anurag Kashyap has been one of my favourites for a while. For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App So how does he see the culture of rap booming in India? Divine, who played a heavy number in Anurag Kashyap’s Mukkebaaz, feels glad to work with the filmmaker and thanks cinema for appreciating hip-hop music. Top News
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