Prateek Kuhad is an Indian singer-songwriter and a musician who makes independent music. He has gained international notice since his 2015 debut album, In Tokens and Charms. Kuhad grew up in the city of Jaipur before relocating to the United States for college. After graduation, he returned to India, releasing a pair of EPs before releasing his debut album.
The album earned Kuhad an MTV Europe Music Award, Indie Album of the Year honors from iTunes, Best Pop Artist at the Radio City Freedom Awards, and first place in the prestigious International Songwriting Competition. Sold-out headline dates followed, as did arena support slots with Alt-J and Mike Posner, and soon Kuhad was performing around the world. When he landed in Austin for the first time, NPR selected him as an artist to watch among the thousands showcasing at SXSW.
Kuhad won the Indian Indie Album of the Year 2019 by iTunes and Spotify:Top Indian Indie Hits, the Best India Act at the 2016 MTV Europe Music Awards, and bagged the first place in the 2016 International Songwriting Competition. He also signed a publishing deal with LA-based company Cutcraft Music joining the likes of Nick Murphy (Chet Faker), Izzy Bizu ,and CP Dubb as part of their roster. In 2018 he won the Best Pop Artist Award at the Radio City Freedom Awards. Prateek also had the honor of presenting in front of a section of the esteemed BAMFs group on November 11th, 2019 in Minneapolis.
Kuhad"s 2018 song cold/mess was featured on former president of the United States Barack Obama"s "Favourite Music of 2019" list.
2013 Raat Raazi
2015 In Tokens & Charms
2017 In Tokens & Charms Deluxe Edition
Film Songs :
2016 Baar Baar Dekho - Kho Gaye Hum Kahan
2018 Karwaan - "Saansein", "Kadam"
2011 Something Wrong, Rubber Bits, A Shot of Alcohol
2013 Ab Hoga Kya, Raat Raazi, Chaahe Ya Na Chahe,Voh, Yeh Pal
2015 Oh Love, Holding On, Flames, Into the Night, Go, Fire, Held You Tight, Be at Ease, Cold Shoulders, Artist
2016 Kho Gaye Hum Kahan, Tune Kaha, Dil Beparwah
2017 Tum Jab Paas, Tonight, Big Surprise, Just To Be With You, Flames (piano version)
2018 with you/for you, did you/fall apart, cold/mess, for your time, fighter, 100 words