Harjeet Singh “Baba” Sehgal, is an Indian rapper. He is considered to be the world’s first Hindi rap megastar. He is also involved in various other areas of the entertainment industry, and works in several different languages’ media. He was a contestant in the reality show Bigg Boss in 2006.
Born and brought up in Lucknow, Baba Sehgal graduated with a B.Tech from G. B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar, Nainital.His entertainment career began in the 1990s, when he emerged as part of the Indipop scene, and released an album which got frequent airplay on MTV India. Since then he has been a popular figure on the rap scene,with hits such as ‘Thanda Thanda Paani’ (which sampled Vanilla Ice’s “Ice Ice Baby”, which in turn sampled Queen’s “Under Pressure”) ‘Manjula’ and ‘Dil Dhadke’