Raftaar (RAA, a poet with little bit of swagg) is the screen name of Indian rapper, Music Director, Writer & Singer Dilin Nair who belongs to Trivandrum, Kerala, India and was born on November 16, 1988. He was a member of mafia Mundeer Musical group formed by the well-known rapper Yo Yo honey Singh. The band also included many members like Badshaah, Ikka Singh, Lil Golu etc. Raftaar after splitting from this group joined Punjabi music band RDB which also includes singer Manj Musik.
Raftaar completed his schooling from Delhi and graduated from Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies, Pitampura, Delhi. Raftaar was first introduced in the song "We Doin It Big". Later, he starred in the album Born Star.
Dhaakad, All Black, Toh Dishoom, Mar Gaye, Chandigarh Rehn Waaliye, A Flying Jatt, Swag Mera Desi, Let's Talk About Love, Instagram Love, Desi HipHop, Tamanche Pe Disco, Warna Gabbar Aa Jayega, Dhup Chik, Gucci Armani, Stand Up, Zero Hour Mashup 2015, Gal Mitro, Majnu, Stand Up - Spoken Word, BBM, Ki Kariye Nachna Aaonda Nahin, Mar Gaye, Luk Hilaade are some of the songs sung by him.