Naezy Raps About the Govt, Talks About Ranveer, Alia & ‘Gully Boy’

Hear what Naezy The BaA has to say about the government, Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt and Zoya Akhtar’s ‘Gully Boy’. 

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Naezy, short for ‘Naved is Crazy’, is not just making waves - but creating a tsunami in the Indian hip-hop scene. Unlike most rappers, Naezy brings in a social element into his music, trying to bring about a change in today’s complacent youth. No wonder Zoya Akhtar found inspiration in him for her upcoming directorial venture: Gully Boy.

Gully Boy is set to star Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt, a pairing yet to hit the silver screen.

As the first rapper to be launched on Saavn’s new project, Artist Originals - a venture aimed at bringing underground artists to light, Naezy is surely deserving of such an opportunity. You can listen to ‘Azaad Hu Main’, exclusively here:

(This article is from The Quint’s archives and was first published on 1 March 2017.)

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Topics:  Ranveer Singh   Zoya Akhtar   Naezy 

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