Who is Dino James? Khatron Ke Khiladi 13 premiered on July 15 with 14 contestants. The stunt-reality program, hosted by Rohit Shetty, was filmed for one month in Cape Town, South Africa. Anjali Anand, Aishwarya Sharma, Dino James, Nyrraa Banerji, Arjit Taneja, Archana Gautam, Anjum Fakih, Daisy Shah, Rashmeet Kaur, Rohit Roy, Ruhi Chaturvedi, Shiv Thakare, Soundous Moufakir, and Sheezan Khan are the contestants on the program. Dino James, a contestant on MTV Hustle, is garnering the most media attention.
James is capturing hearts on season 13 of Khatron Ke Khiladi. Let’s learn about the rapper featured on Rolling Stone India’s cover.
Who is Dino James?
Through the song Loser, Dino James rose to prominence. He was influenced by Eminem, Dr. Dre, Snoop Dog and Co., and Kendrick Lamar. His rap is well-known for highlighting the difficulties of middle-class families. Born in 1991 in the village of Ghaoradongri, Madhya Pradesh. James fled his family at age 18 to pursue a career in music.
Before establishing a name for himself as a rapper, James tried his hand at acting, working with director and actor Pradeep Sarkar and appearing on numerous television programs. His life changed abruptly in 2016 when his debut single, Loser, became a success. The song was then uploaded to his YouTube channel.
James continued to work with Sony Music India to release compositions such as Unstoppable, Hancock, Maa, and Yaadein. In February of 2022, he collaborated with Def Jam Recordings India, whose roster includes Kanye West, Snoop Dog, and Jay Z, to release his debut album, D. James appeared as the squad leader on the rap reality program MTV Hustle 2.0 after the success of his album.
In his interview with Rolling Stone India, James discussed his alcoholism. He stated that he fought alcoholism for some time and beat it in 2015.