Rahul Kumar Velpula (Roll Rida) Biography:
Rahul Kumar Velpula (Roll Rida) is a Telugu rapper, songwriter, music composer, and actor, who mainly works in Telugu Film Industry. He was born on Thursday, 26th January 1989 in Karimnagar, Telangana, India.
He did his schooling at Johnson Grammer School, HYD, and then completed his intermediate from Narayana Junior College in Tarnaka. Later, finished his B. Tech from CVR College of Engineering in Hyderabad.
After his studies, he worked joined Google and later worked as Quality Analyst at Tech Mahindra. Since his childhood, he was interested in Rap and singing. With his friend’s suggestion, he changed his name to ‘Roll Rida’ for a professional career.
He then left his job for his singing career and started doing Rap Songs. Roll Rida is the first person to do a Rap Song from Telangana and also from the Telugu Language. In 2013, He started his career with the ‘Patang’ Rap Song, which became a huge hit on Youtube with over 14 Million views.
In 2015, Roll Rida started his Rap singing career in the Telugu Film Industry with the ‘Megastar Entry Rap’ song from ‘Bruce Lee – The Fighter‘ movie. He then sang various Raps like Pawan Kalyan Intro Rap (Gopala Gopala), Anasuya Kosam (A Aa), Kaboom (Husharu), Friday Night Baby (Suryakantham), and OMG Dady (Ala Vaikuthapurramuloo).
In 2018, He participated in the popular reality show ‘Bigg Boss Telugu Season 2’ and ended in Top 6. In 2022, He was expected to participate in the first season of Telugu Bigg Boss digital series, ‘Bigg Boss Non-Stop’.
All Wiki Biography:
|Name||Rahul Kumar Velpula|
|Screen Name||Roll Rida|
|Debut||Private: Patang (2013)|
Film: Chiranjeevi Entry Rap (Bruce Lee, 2015)
|Profession||Actor, Rapper, Songwriter, & Music Composer|
|Date of Birth||26th January 1989 (Thursday)|
|Age (as in 2022)||33 Years|
|Birthplace||Karimnagar, Telangana, India|
|Hometown||Karimnagar, Telangana, India|
|Current City||Hyderabad, Telangana, India|
|School||Johnson Grammer School, HYD|
|College||Narayana Junior College, Tarnaka|
CVR College of Engineering, HYD
|Educational Qualifications||B, Tech|
Physical Stats & More:
|Height||170 cm (in centimeters)|
1.70 m (in meters)
5′ 7″ (in feet inches)
|Weight||75 kg (in kilograms)|
165 lbs (in pounds)
|Body Measurements||Chest: 40 Inches|
Waist: 32 Inches
Biceps: 14 Inches
|Parents||Father: Sitaram Pillutla|