Artist Biography

Naved Shaikh was born to Shahid Raza and Farheen Sayed on August 10,1993 in Mumbai, India. He grew up in a tenement for the impoverished working class called Ram Bachan Chawl, located in the neighbourood of Kurla, Mumbai. He comes from a family of teachers.

He was raised as a troubled child mostly by his mother as his father was employed overseas. After a run-in with the law as a juvenile he directed his energies in creative expression of his and others’ life struggles.

He completed his T.Y.BSC from Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Matunga. Where he met his Rapper Friend Neykhil Naik aka NCube