Da Rap Star

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Da Rap Star
Studio album by
Genre Hip Hop, Rap, Desi Hip Hop
Label Universal Music India
Producer Bohemia
Bohemia chronology
Pesa Nasha Pyar
Da Rap Star
Thousand Thoughts

Da Rap Star is the third studio album by rapper Bohemia. It was released in 2009 under the label of Universal Music India. The album gathered a total of four nominations at the PTC Punjabi music awards and UK Asian Music Awards. [1] [2] [3]


Track listing

1."Guess Who s Back" (Intro)01:49
2."Ek Tera Pyar" (feat. Devika Chawla)04:36
5."Gunagaar (Sinner)"04:19
6."Punjabi Rap Star"03:30
7."Ek Tera Pyar (Love Groove Mix)" (feat. Devika Chawla)04:43
8."Ishq" (feat. Malkit Singh)03:23
9."Dil" (feat. Devika Chawla)04:59
10."Desi Munde" (feat. J.Hind)02:51
11."Sahara Labh De" (feat. J.Hind)03:57
12."Bumpin My Song" (feat. J.Hind)04:27
13."Punjabi Rap Star" ((Extended Mix))04:29
14."Dil Acapella" (feat. Devika Chawla)04:56
15."Charso Bees (420)"04:23
Total length:01:01:20


YearNominee / workAwardResult
2010"Da Rap Star"Best Punjabi Album at PTC Punjabi music awardsNominated
2010"Da Rap Star"Best Sound Recording at PTC Punjabi music awardsNominated
2010"Da Rap Star"Best Punjabi Music Director at PTC Punjabi music awardsNominated
2010"Da Rap Star"Best International Album at UK Asian Music Awards Nominated

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