OSNepal, Kathmandu, 7th Jan: “The Artist is no other than he who unlearns what he has learned, in order to know himself,” e.e. Cummings wrote in his wonderful forgotten meditation on what he called “the agony of the Artist (with capital A).” No artist whatever the case has captured both the agony and the rewards of that unlearning more beautifully than Santosh Raj.
Ordinary man Santosh Kumar Sahani who has turned now Santosh Raj, is a music director, composer, and singer in Nepal music industry. He was born on 24 August 1990 at Sarabe Tol, Kamala Municipality-2, Dhanusha, Nepal. He has already composed more than 400 music including Maithili, Bhojpuri, Nepali and Hindi songs for last previous 10 years. He is the founder of Sraj Productions Pvt. Ltd., Kathmandu and Srajfoundation is a non-profit organization in Nepal. He has composed more than a dozen of Nepali film songs. He has created jingles for NTV, Swar Sangram Reality show, College Idol, Well Dance Reality Show in Nepal.
He has already become the music director in some Nepali films like Tori Laure, Nefte etc. , some Hindi films like Na Jane Kyun, The Railway Track etc. and some Bhojpuri films like Yudha Bhumi, Tahalka, Bagalbali Aakha mare etc. He is an awarded person who has received OS Nepal Music Award 2074 for Best Singer for the song ‘Gaam Baali Kaniya’ a Bhojpuri Song. He has honored by various organizations in Nepal.