Prateek Kuhad (Musician) Biography, Career, Relationship, Education, Wiki, Age, Height, Weight, And More

Prateek Kuhad is an Indian Singer, Songwriter, and Musician. He makes independent music in Hindi and English.

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Prateek Kuhad Personal Life

Prateek was born on 3rd March 1990 in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India. He belongs to a Hindu Jat family. His father is a lawyer and his mother is a teacher. He has 2 sisters.

When Prateek was 16 years old, he learned to play the guitar and started songwriting in his late teens. After completing his graduation from New York University, he moved to Delhi to pursue a full-time career in music.

He grew up listening to Bollywood songs on TV and Radio. He also used to listen to Harry Belafonte, Cliff Richards, Pink Floyd, Nirvana, and Pearl Jam.

Prateek Kuhad with his sisters

Prateek Kuhad Career

After completing graduation, Prateek worked as an Economic Consultant in New York. After working there for four to five months, he realized that he did not want to do the job for the rest of his life. He returned to India in 2013 and started to work on his music.

During his college days, he was greatly influenced by Elliott Smith’s music. Artists like Bob Dylan, Woody Guthrie, Laura Marling, and Fleet Foxes inspired him to get better at guitar and start writing his songs.

He often used to perform local gigs when he was in New York.

Due to his great command of Hindi and English, Prateek started writing in both languages.

He works as an independent musician. He does live shows across India and internationally, in the countries like Canada and the United States.

His lyrics mostly revolve around love and his experiences. His music leans towards Americana and folk genres with acoustic sounds and unconventional song structures for most parts.

Prateek Kuhad Career

Prateek Kuhad Relationship

He was dating Niharika Thakur, a doctor, but in November 2022, they broke up.

prateek kuhad with his girlfriend

Prateek Kuhad Some Interesting Facts

  • In 2020, he became the first Indian to get signed by the American record label Elektra Records.
  • He can also play piano.

Prateek Kuhad Education

Prateek completed high school at Maharaja Sawai Man Singh Vidyalaya, Jaipur. He studied Math and Economics at New York University.

Prateek Kuhad Education



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Prateek Kuhad Physical Stats

Height In feet – 5.8
Weight 70kg
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Prateek Kuhad Favorites

Author Haruki Murakami
Band(s) Euphoria, Strings,
Singer(s) Lucky Ali, Elliott Smith
Poet(s) Gulzar, Javed Akhtar, Amrita Pritam
Poem “Do not go gentle into that good night” by Dylan Thomas

Prateek Kuhad Wiki/Bio

Name Prateek Kuhad
Date of Birth 23 March 1990 (Friday)
Birthplace Jaipur, Rajasthan
Zodiac sign Aries
Nationality Indian
Hometown Jaipur, Rajasthan
Profession Singer, Songwriter, Musician
School Maharaja Sawai Man Singh Vidyalaya, Jaipur
College/University New York University’s College of Arts & Science
Educational Qualification Double Major in Mathematics and Economics
Hobbies Doing Photography, Writing, Reading Poems and Novels
Parents Father- Name not known (Lawyer)
Mother- Name not known (Teacher)
Siblings Brother- None
Sisters- 2

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